Review: Say Yes to the Dress UK

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Say Yes to the Dress UK is finally here!

First, there was Say Yes to the Dress, New York. Then came Atlanta. Then Canada. Now, it’s the turn of Say Yes to the Dress UK on TLC, and if you’re a wedding dress obsessive like me, you’ll know that it’s about bloody time. If you’re up to speed on your wedding dress trivia (and let’s face it, if you’re getting married then you probably are), you’ll probably have already heard of David Emanuel, designer of the Princess Diana wedding dress, a fashion masterpiece remembered primarily by its 25-foot train...

Review: Brides the Show 2015

Brides The Show

Brides the Show: High-end whimsical style at a price

Industry-leading wedding magazine Brides threw their annual event at the light and bright Business Design Centre in Islington this weekend , plainly entitled: Brides the Show. I somehow managed to persuade my other half to join me as long as I paid for the ticket and he was back in time for the afternoon’s football. Turns out, we needed little more than a couple of hours to whiz around this medium-sized but perfectly-formed event...

Review: The National Wedding Show 2015

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The UK’s biggest (and still best) wedding show

Undeniably, the best thing about The National Wedding Show is its size and the sheer number of things to do and see. Held at London Olympia, Birmingham and Manchester, there’s ample room for the hundreds of suppliers catering for literally every single aspect of your wedding – from music, to stationery, to unique entertainment ideas, to of course, the dress. Brides flock from all over the country to find ‘the one’: a designer gown at a knocked-down price...