Bridal Buyer Awards finalists unveiled

We are thrilled to be able to announce the finalists for the 2014 Bridal Buyer Awards.

The standard this year was outstanding and so being in the shortlist is a huge achievement. Massive congratulations to all.




Best Bridal Retailer England

  • Agape Bridal
  • FrouFrou Bridal Boutique
  • Harrogate Wedding Lounge
  • Pantiles Bride
  • Serendipity Bride
  • The White Closet


Best Bridal Retailer Ireland

Mon Cheri

  • Ivory & Pearl Bridal
  • Perfect Day
  • Verona Bridal


Best Bridal Retailer Scotland

Essense Designs

  • Alison Kirk Bridal
  • Opus Couture
  • Rachel Scott Couture


Best Bridal Retailer Wales


  • Allison Jayne Bridal
  • Sentiments Luxury Bridal
  • Wedding Belles
  • White Bride


Best Groomswear Retailer

  • Grooms Room at Abigail’s Collection
  • Hugh Harris
  • Stephen Bishop Suiting


Best New Bridal Retailer

Perfect Wedding

  • Dolly Blue
  • Giling & White Bridal
  • Halfpenny London
  • Lace & Co Bridal Boutique
  • Love Bridal
  • Weddings by Charlotte Boyd


Best Retailer Website


  • Agape Bridal
  • Alison Kirk Bridal
  • Ellie Sanderson Bridal Boutiques
  • Hagley Bridal Studio
  • Harrogate Wedding Lounge
  • Serendipity Brides
  • The Secret Dress House




Best Bridal Manufacturer

  • David Tutera for Mon Cheri
  • Enzoani
  • Essense
  • Maggie Sottero
  • Mark Lesley
  • Watters


Best Groomswear Supplier

  • Cameron Ross
  • Peter Posh
  • Rupert the Tailor
  • Torre


Best Bridesmaid Collection

Wedding Ideas

  • Alfred Angelo Bridesmaids
  • Allure Bridesmaids
  • Dessy
  • D’Zage
  • Mark Lesley Bridesmaids
  • True Bride
  • Watters


Best MOB Collection

Rainbow ClubThe Colour Studio

  • Dress Code by Veromia
  • Gill Harvey
  • L’Atelier


Best Occasionwear Collection

  • Mascara
  • Night Moves by Allure
  • Ruby Prom


Best Plus-size Collection

  • Allure Women
  • Callista Bride
  • Private Label by G
  • Sonsie by Veromia
  • Special Day


Best Headdress Designer

  • Halo & Co
  • Ivory & Co Tiaras
  • Jenny Packham
  • Klaire Van Elton
  • Miranda Templeton
  • Nymphi


Best British Bridalwear Designer

  • Jenny Packham
  • Sassi Holford
  • Suzanne Neville




Wedding Dress of the Year

  • Alfred Angelo 883
  • Amanda Wyatt Valentina
  • Benjamin Roberts 2409
  • Mori Lee 2610
  • Veromia 61269


Best Student Designer


  • Charlotte Roe – Harrogate College
  • Duane Willock – Harrogate College
  • Damian Mackinder – Hull School of Art of Design
  • Gemma Louise Lockwood – University of Northampton
  • Grace Withers – University of Northampton
  • Jenny Sygrove – Hull School of Art and Design
  • Jessica Harrison – Hull School of Art and Design
  • Leonie Atkinson – Hull School of Art and Design
  • Natalie Clark – Hull School of Art and Design
  • Rachel Smith – University of Northampton
  • Samantha Henty – Harrogate College
  • Stephanie Cole – University of Northampton
  • Thekla Hall – Harrogate College


We thank everyone who has taken part and wish all the finalists the very best of luck. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 8 September, in Harrogate. For ticket information please contact Georgia Pick on +44 (0)1423 770120 /

Readers' comments (2)

  • We are beyond excited to be one of the finalists. We're hoping it will be third time lucky. Some stiff competiton though. See you at the party! Maria

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  • feeling very proud and lucky to be in the final for best retailer england and best website, good luck Maria and to all the other finalists, see you there x lisa serendipity

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