Bridal Buyer Awards winners announced

Trophies were awarded tonight (11 March) to the winners in the prestigious Bridal Buyer Awards 2013, which recognises the finest talents in the bridal industry

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At a sparkling ceremony at the Harrogate International Exhibition Centre, home to the March and September  British Bridal Exhibitions for close to 30 years, retailers, suppliers and individuals who have proven to make an exceptional contribution to the industry were applauded by their peers.  The winning finalists were selected a a number of judging teams, out of in excess of 1,000 entries.

Collecting their gongs from host John Scott, and the individual awards sponsors, were:

Best Bridalwear Retailer North – Lulu Browns Bridal, Clitheroe
Sponsored by Amanda Wyatt

Best Bridalwear Retailer South – The Wedding Shop, Colchester
Sponsored by Alexia Designs

Best Groomswear Retailer – The Grooms Room at Abigail’s Collection
Sponsored by Enzoani

Best New Bridalwear Retailer – Georgina Scott
Sponsored by Charlotte Balbier

Best Retailer Website – The White Closet
Sponsored by Xedo

Best Bridal Manufacturer – Benjamin Roberts
Sponsored by Mark Lesley

Best Groomswear Manufacturer/Supplier – Heirloom
Sponsored by White Rose Bridal

Best Headdress Designer – Ellie K
Sponsored by the Retail Bridalwear Association (RBA)

Best Occasionwear Collection – Mascara Pour La Femme
Sponsored by Hitched.co.uk

Best Bridesmaids Collection – JLM Europe
Sponsored by Perfect Wedding Magazine

Best Prom Collection – Mori Lee
Sponsored by British Bridal Suppliers Association (BBSA)

Best Plus-Size collection – Sonsie by Veromia
Sponsored by The British Bridal Exhibition

Best Shoe Collection – Rainbow Club
Sponsored by the National Wedding Show

Best Fabric Supplier – Carrington Fleet Textiles
Sponsored by the Harrogate International Centre

British Bridal Designer of the Year – Sassi Holford
Sponsored by Paul Moreland of Moreland Productions

Wedding Dress of the Year – Amanda Wyatt, Felicia
Sponsored Ivory & Co Tiaras

Best Student Designer Jacqui Luker, University of Derby
Sponsored by Ian Stuart Bride

 

For further information and images, contact Judith Sutton

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