London Calling: Three Bridal Brands & Boutiques You Need to Know About

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London undoubtedly has some of the best wedding dress shopping on the planet, so when it comes to finding your dream wedding outfit, it’s certainly worth planning a shopping trip.

The great thing about visiting the big smoke for this is that being the capital, London bridal boutiques stock a vast selection of styles. Whether they’re a single brand boutique, or they host other designers, you’re sure to get that princess moment when you step inside.

With so many possible places to visit, t’s very easy to get overwhelmed though so today we wanted to introduce you to three of our favourites.

Katya Katya

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KATYA KATYA London has been creating romantic boho dresses and making brides’ dreams come true for 10 years this year. The brand opened their first store in the heart of London in 2011 and since has grown out to be a popular brand amongst brides looking for a unique wedding dress. To celebrate this incredible landmark, KATYA KATYA is having an astonishing up to 80% off sample sale on the 7-8th May at their Chelsea boutique.

This amazing sample sale is the perfect opportunity for brides to join a wonderful group of ladies and find their dreamy, timeless KATYA KATYA wedding gown. Dresses will be available in a range of sizes and from multiple collections, so everyone can find the perfect fit and the style that truly matches their personality.

To allow everyone plenty of time and keep brides safe, the sample sale is by appointment only. Go to their website, send them an email on info@katyakatya.co.uk or call them on 02073514359 to book your slot. Appointments are £15, however if you find your dream dress this is completely redeemable.

Browns Bride

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Caroline Burstein founded Browns Bride 17 years ago as an extension of her family’s creation, Browns Fashion. At the turn of the century, there wasn’t much choice for fashion-conscious brides wishing to make a style statement on their wedding day. Ever since opening Browns Bride in 2004, Caroline Burstein has continued to pioneer a fashion-forward focus within the bridal industry.

Located in the heart of Marylebone, Browns Bride sits across the ground floor of an 18th century townhouse. The five private styling suites guarantee an intimate experience for each bride who is welcomed into the boutique. Every bride receives a one-on-one appointment with her own personally assigned stylist, who will carefully and conscientiously tailor the experience.

Playing host to 10 exclusive international designers, including big name fashion brands such as Vivienne Westwood and Viktor & Rolf, Browns Bride is the go-to location for any bride who wishes to make a fashion statement on her big day. Each designer housed at Browns Bride is hand selected for their quality and design process. Whether you’re a minimalist or a maximalist, the eclectic choice in store provides something for everyone.

Lillian West

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Imagine this: the sun slowly sinks down on a warm, balmy summer evening. Red and orange coloured sunlight begins to touch your skin and your gratitude for mother earth fills and warms your soul. It is in this moment, in this golden hour, that you realise that life is full of magic.

Whimsical and romantic details embody the Lillian West collection and leave all brides feeling effortlessly chic. Airy A-lines, celestial fit and flares, boho detailing and light laces make this collection the perfect blend of romance and elegance with a laid-back approach.

The Lillian West 2022 collection draws inspiration from the free-spirited artisans of Parisian bohemia. Full of personality, these seductive designs blend earthy textures, destination ready silhouettes, modern necklines and distinctive sleeves to bring a series of carefree artistic wedding gowns. Wildly romantic and designed for the individual, edgy organic laces, whimsical skirts and sexy sheer details break away from bridal traditions and embrace the imagination of every bride. Striking trains, low open backs and unusual embroidery trims bring their own unique spark, showcasing the true craftsmanship that goes into every special gown.

Lillian West gowns are stocked at boutiques all over the world, London brides should head to London Bride Couture in Pimlico to try on their gorgeous range.