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Luscious laces for Nicola Anne

At White Gallery one of our great Brit talents will be showing a collection that incorporates some of the finest laces with her signature romantic silhouettes

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Focus on the capital

Many of the world’s top designers are doing their final collection edits right now, in preparation for the opening of White Gallery next Sunday. The big-name and specialist manufacturers, too, are getting ready for The London Bridal Show at Olympia. Have you packed your bags (and flatties)?

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Backing Cabotine

Cabotine is always a treat but for 2015 designer Gema Nicholas is clearly focused on making the most of back views. This is not just about illusion panels and keyhole cut-outs - every gown has a special and highly-individual story to tell

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Current Issue

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London looms large in this bumper new-season issue which is all about White Gallery London and The London Bridal Show. Line-ups include a whole host of new UK and international names as well as a focus on European bridal giants Pronovias and Lilly. Plus! Shop news and reviews, menswear trends and online advice. It’s all here for you to enjoy. Click here if you want it digitally.

More than 300 independent retailers have signed up to website Bridal Traders since it launched last autumn.

Bridal Traders enjoys busy beginning

15/04/2014

More than 300 independent retailers have signed up to the Bridal Traders website since it launched last autumn and plans to expand the site internationally are in the pipeline.

The National Wedding Show’s first stint in Manchester proved to be a great success as more than 5,000 visitors descended on the show.

The National Wedding Show celebrates Manchester success

14/04/2014

The National Wedding Show’s first stint in Manchester proved to be a great success with more than 5,000 visitors descending on the show.

Victoria Gallagher

Bridal Buyer weekly blog: Week One

11/04/2014

As the new editor of Bridal Buyer I thought it would be nice to instigate a weekly blog to keep our lovely readers updated on the comings and goings of the bridal industry from our point of view.

Country Brides and The Bridal Collection will see their designs become reality after being crowned the winners of the Eternity Group’s ‘Design a Wedding Dress’ competition.

Eternity crowns competition winners

11/04/2014

Country Brides and The Bridal Collection will see their designs become reality after being crowned the winners of the Eternity Group’s ‘Design a Wedding Dress’ competition.

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Benmark launches new lingerie label

08/04/2014

At The London Bridal Show this week, lingerie distributor Benmark introduced Ivette Bridal, a collection with a touch of hola-la to its diverse portfolio

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Positive future forecast as sales rise

03/04/2014

Sales during the second half of last year propelled according to the half-yearly survey from the Shop and Display Equipment Association, providing tangible evidence of a positive upwards climb within the retail display industry.

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Jazzing it up for charity

02/04/2014

The Royal Maritime Club in Queen Street, Portsmouth, hosted Miss G’s, (AKA Andrew Pearce, founder of the award-winning bridalwear shop Creatiques) All That Jazz charity show, which raised £2,230 for The Haven in Wessex Appeal, a breast cancer support charity

Lisa Marie Derby INDEX

New distributor for Lisa Marie Bridal

01/04/2014

Jennifer’s Dresses Bridal Boutique of Aberdour, Fife, has become the exclusive UK distributor of the collections from Lisa Marie Bridal and will be representing them under the name Lisa Marie Designer Bridal

weddingsite index

Where does the budget go?

30/03/2014

Did you know that the UK’s average wedding budget is £19,600? Or that parents in London or the Home Counties are the most likely to foot the entire wedding bill? Weddingsite.co.uk knows – and with the UK’s most detailed breakdown of pre-nuptial spending, it is now the nation’s leading authority on wedding budget and trend data

crystal mac index

Rain beau

29/03/2014

 A new innovative Rain Mac, especially designed for brides, was launched in Belfast earlier this month and is now heading for London Olympia, regardless of the weather!

Twilight INDEX

Enter the Twilight zone at Olympia

27/03/2014

It looks like pearls are a girl’s best friend - certainly when it comes to her headdress and jewellery choices. At Olympia Twilight will be presenting a creamy, dreamy collection

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