7 January

Happy New Year! Happy Wedding Day!

At this time of year as we say farewell to another year, it’s a great opportunity to reflect on the last twelve months as well as plan for the exciting times that lie ahead particularly for those planning a wedding over the next couple of years! In a year that saw us celebrating our 5th […]

13 July

Choosing the right veil

Choosing the right veil

Choosing a veil to match your wedding dress can be a very daunting prospect, particularly while there is lots of lingo that doesn’t immediately seem to make sense. To make matters worse there are so many things to consider; your dress, face and body shape, hair style and your wedding venue. The aim of this […]

19 February

5* Customer Service – It’s Official!

We were absolutely thrilled last week when Pink Confetti received the Guides for Brides 5* Customer Service Award for the whole of the Midlands region!! When we opened (almost 5 years ago now!) one of our first goals was to offer an exceptional level of service to our customers.  As this award is based on votes […]

3 January

Wonderful Winter Weddings!

Posted by in Blog, Brides | No Comments

One of the perks of this job is to talk all day about weddings! It’s lovely chatting to brides about their plans for their big day and many of those we are seeing now are taking place later this year or early next!  A winter wedding isn’t everyone’s cup of tea but as most of […]

26 September

Surviving (& getting the best from) Wedding Fairs!

It’s that time of year again when every weekend sees Wedding Fairs being held at venues across the country.  This is great for us as we love nothing better than getting out and about meeting lots of lovely Brides, their families, friends and sometimes even the Groom! Wedding fairs can be a great source of inspiration […]

26 August

Light’s, Camera – New Collection!

After weeks of planning and general excitement, the day had finally arrived! The first photo shoot to launch our own collection of bridal dresses – ‘PINK CONFETTI – THE COLLECTION’ was finally coming to life! With a car full of dresses, accessories and all things bridal, we arrived at our shoot location – Best Western […]

4 July

Wedding Traditions; Cake & Flowers

Recently, whilst flicking through the TV channels as an alternative to football (husband) and Eastenders (daughter)! I happened upon a programme that included a report on bridal traditions (honestly didn’t know it was on but obviously had to watch!) The main part of the show was how a tiered wedding cake has now become traditional […]

20 June

4 and Counting!

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 4 years since we opened our boutique on 18th June 2010 & what an amazing birthday week we’ve had! Our week started with our ‘Pink Confetti Riders’ completing the 100k bike ride from London to Brighton, raising £500 for the British Heart Foundation (well done to all & […]

29 May

The Changing shape of Bridal Fashion

If you want to see how bridal fashions have changed or get up close and personal with some celebrity wedding dresses then the current exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London is a must! The exhibition has dresses spanning the last 300 years with their earliest exhibit from 1779 and has a good […]

2 February

What a start!

Blimey it’s the end of January – where did that go?! It’s been a fabulously busy start to 2014 with lots of gorgeous new wedding dresses arriving and our first major wedding show of the year done & dusted! New Wedding Dresses Ladies often ask us how we select our wedding dresses for the shop […]