Oxfam Online Shop
Welcome to 2020 – the era where sustainability and environmental awareness has finally hit the mainstream. It’s a well-known fact that the fashion industry is a huge polluter, but your wedding doesn’t have to contribute to that. Online, or in one of their many UK stores, you can find a stunning range of pre-loved, charity wedding dresses that won’t break the bank or the planet. It’s not everyone’s thing, but don’t dismiss it. Go on, check it out, you’ll be surprised by some of the stylish vintage offerings.
Angelica Bridal – Islington
Say ‘halo’ to Angelica Bridal. Down in their swish North London boutique you’ve got wedding gowns for every gal’s taste. The range of designers is lust-worthy and you’ll have so much fun with the friendly staff. They’re passionate about both the trade and finding you the dress of dreams. Fashion innovation is at the forefront and traditional is always met with a sleek twist. They’ve covered all basis with a seriously (but not at all stuffily!) stylish collection.
Address: 18 Camden Passage, The Angel, London N1 8ED
Bromley Brides – West Wickham
You’ve been gearing up for your wedding dress shopping experience for months, so you need a boutique that won’t disappoint, right? Well, you’ve found it with Bromley Brides whose collection is a designer dream. Their off the shoulder wedding dresses are a particular standout and look as though they’d happily belong on the front cover of Vogue. Advocates of the timeless classic, defenders of up-to-date designs. We love.
Address: Bell Parade, 5, Glebe Way, West Wickham BR4 0RH
Sassi Holford – Chelsea
Every bride wants the “That’s just so you” moment when it comes to finding a wedding dress. Maybe some tears, too, but hey, we’re not fussy. Nope, not at all. At Sassi Holford, you are bound to find a gown that fits your story and screams your personality. Individuality can be hard to find in this swamped market, but these guys offer something truly unique with couture craftsmanship and exquisite designs.
Address: 82 Fulham Rd, South Kensington, London SW3 6HR
Indiebride – Lambeth
We love companies who like to do things a little differently, and those who champion eco-initiatives will always hit our wedding industry top spots. Indiebride creates stunning sustainable wedding dresses in their converted church location which acts as a peaceful bohemian oasis on a busy main road. Gowns are made to order (so no mass production), the materials are natural where possible and scraps are used to make their unrivalled range of accessories.
Address: 90 Brixton Rd, Vassal, London SW9 6BE
Catherine Deane – Wapping
‘Timeless’ is a word that gets thrown around a lot when it comes to finding elegant wedding dresses, but Catherine Deane puts a twist on this classic style by offering fashion-forward pieces that could never become stagnant. Timeless, yes, but designed for a bride who always keeps one finger on the pulse of worldwide wedding trends. Their bridal separates stand out as modern and ideal for brides who want to w-o-w without any unnecessary fuss.
Address: 70 Wapping Wall, Wapping, London E1W 3SS
Dana Bolton – Muswell Hill
Boho-ly moley. The bohemian style dresses at Dana Bolton’s boutique are guaranteed tear-jerkers on your wedding day. The vintage touches are e-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g with French lace delicately complementing stunning silk layers. These are dresses for the modern bride who desires an easy to wear, simple wedding dress that doesn’t compromise on that chic style we all crave. You’ll make a great team with their personal service and commitment to finding your dream gown.
Address: Unit 3a, Dudrich House, off Princes Ln, Princes Ave, Muswell Hill, London N10 3LU