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Packed full of useful dress-related info for a bride-to-be. Here you’ll find inspiration and information about wedding dress shopping and what to expect!
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Why you should dry clean your wedding dress!

Have you considered treating your wedding dress to a dry clean and a lovely box after your wedding? You will already know how precious your wedding dress is, but did you know that if you don’t dry clean your wedding dress and  store it carefully, after time, it won’t only collect dust, but it may react to the atmosphere and […]

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Bridesmaid shopping
Top Tips for Bridesmaid Shopping

Top Tips for Bridesmaid Shopping from Camellia Bridal Choosing dresses for your best girls can be a daunting task, especially if you have bridesmaids who are different sizes, different colouring, different tastes or live at opposite ends of the country!  With so much choice available from sequin bridesmaid dresses to short and flirty, and with so many colours to […]

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What to expect at your bridal appointment!

Firstly, congratulations!  You’ve set the date so now it’s time to choose your wedding dress!   What is it like trying on wedding dresses? Got questions about the ordering process? Prices? Here’s a list of frequently asked questions from our brides-to-be for you to have a look at.

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Bernadette wedding dress
Is a Fishtail wedding dress shape for you?

Is a Fishtail wedding dress shape for you? Fishtail wedding dress shapes offer a very fitted look with the benefit of a fuller skirt.  This style will really show off your figure and accentuate your curves!  Fishtail bridal gowns work perfectly with hourglass shapes, whatever size you are.  Fishtail dresses will hug your hips and bum while narrowing […]

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Femme style 3382, Payton
A-line wedding dresses – are they for you?

A-line wedding dresses usually have a fitted bodice and a skirt which flares gently from the waist, over the hip to form an “A” shape.   A-line dresses tend to suit most figures.  On a pair shaped bride they will look particularly great as they accentuate a small waist whilst hiding the hips and legs.  On an apple shape, the […]

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Looking for Menswear for your wedding?

Take a look at Warwicks Menswear… Camellia Bridal are proud to be associated with Warwicks Menswear.  Like us they are a family owned and run business, but going for slightly longer… an amazing 140 years!

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Hannah Hall Photography
Hannah Hall Photography

Hannah Hall Photography recently visited us at Camellia Bridal for a photoshoot with our bride-to-be Lauren!

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Ella Rosa BE354 Caprice
Camellia’s guide to wedding dress shapes

Camellia’s guide to wedding dress shapes Wedding dress shapes, where do you begin? Many brides ask us ‘What will suit me?” The answer is usually that you until you start to try on dresses you really don’t know! Some shapes suit certain figures better than others – but it’s all about how the dress makes […]

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