Inspiring Individuality

Welcome to our wedding blog, which is all about inspiring individuality. Here you’ll find tips on designing your own bespoke bridal gown with our Couture Kit, real stories from our real brides wearing their made to measure wedding dresses, and more about our friends, like “Rigby and Peller”, “The National Trust”, and wedding blog “Love My Dress”.

Real bride Lein in her pale blue bespoke gown
Couture Bridal Gowns

Real bride Lein in her pale blue bespoke gown

  When Lein first came to our London bridal shop at Ham House in Richmond, to talk about her ideas for her bespoke wedding dress, we were so inspired by her fresh and colourful vision for her gown and her Spring wedding. We had already

Bespoke bridal hair accessories
Bridal Shops

Bespoke bridal hair accessories

  Welcome to a feast of delightful jewelled bridal hair accessories by bespoke British jewellery designer Halo and Co. We’re so excited to be stocking these gorgeous pieces in our London and Surrey bridal shops, and being able to offer our stylish

How to choose the perfect bespoke veil
Couture Bridal Gowns

How to choose the perfect bespoke veil

  When you choose your wedding dress, whether it is made to measure, chosen from a boutique, or found on Ebay, the accessories you add can transform your look completely. There might be a family heirloom veil that your Granny is keen for you to wear. Or

Our National Trust London bridal shop
Bridal Shops

Our National Trust London bridal shop

  We are so excited to have been invited by the National Trust to continue with our Bridal boutique within the picturesque and historic Ham House in Richmond. You can come and try on Couture Kit bespoke wedding dresses in this splendid 17th

Pippa Middleton in her bespoke wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Pippa Middleton in her bespoke wedding dress

  A visual feast for you today, my lovely readers … Pippa Middleton, sister of HRH the Duchess of Cambridge, married James Matthews yesterday in a breathtaking bespoke bridal gown by British designer Giles Deacon. The ceremony took place at St

Valentina’s dream lace and silk bespoke wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Valentina’s dream lace and silk bespoke wedding dress

  Now, my lovely readers, I freely admit to being a little in love with the Italians… I have a degree in Italian and spent a year in Florence in my 20s. So when Valentina first approached us about making her luxurious bespoke bridal gown, I couldn’t

Ashleigh’s dream white silk and lace bespoke gown
Inspiring Individuality

Ashleigh’s dream white silk and lace bespoke gown

  When I first met Ashleigh I was totally smitten by her energy, her fun and thoughtful personality and the biggest smile I’d ever seen! Here’s the story of her wedding to her handsome fiancé Chris, on a sunny Spring day… This

Real bespoke bride Sophie at her elegant wedding in Brazil
Inspiring Individuality

Real bespoke bride Sophie at her elegant wedding in Brazil

Real bespoke bride Sophie at her elegant wedding in Brazil

Real bride Elise in her bespoke jacquard wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Real bride Elise in her bespoke jacquard wedding dress

Real bride Elise in her bespoke jacquard wedding dress

Real bride Emily in her silk chiffon bespoke wedding dress
Inspiring Individuality

Real bride Emily in her silk chiffon bespoke wedding dress