5 February

Bridal Trends 2016 – The Wedding Dress!

February already!! Hard to believe that next month sees the first of our trade shows where designers will delight us with their collections for 2017 identifying bridal trends of the future! Going along to these events is a necessary part of our job. Keeping up to date with emerging trends, shopping for new designs, meeting […]

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 […]

24 November

Designer Daze!

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of going along to the catalogue shoot for the gorgeous new bridal collection from Donna Lee Brides. The venue was a large Victorian terrace in North London, a well-known location specifically designed for photographic and promotional use (Alan Carr had been using it the day before […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

19 November

Wow!

We are really proud that for the second year in a row we were a regional finalist as Best Bridal Retailer in The Wedding Industry Awards. Although we haven’t made it to the national finals one of the benefits of not progressing in the competition is that we get to see the comments our lovely […]