Vintage Wedding Dresses



A collection of personally sourced original vintage wedding dresses




Alternative          Affordable          Amazing



We stock a wide range of beautiful wedding dresses. 


Original, bridal gowns from the 50's and 60's are very popular eras for today's vintage brides. 


Original wedding dresses from the 20's and 30's  are very sought after -

We have ' vintage style ' wedding gowns that reflect the designs of this glamorous age.



We stock a wide range of wedding dresses 


Every bride has the dress intended for her        -        Every dress is waiting for its bride



" A Hidden Gem "  

Find our bridal boutique in fashionable Hove, near the vibrant and exciting, seaside town of Brighton, selling a wide range of  wedding dresses.

We stock original vintage pieces and contemporary 'Vintage Style' bridal gowns.


Wedding dresses from the 50's and 60's are very popular with today's vintage brides and also bridal gowns from the glamorous 20's and 30's are very sought after.

We are open six days a week at almost anytime that suits you, we are closed on Thursdays and we operate an appointment system so that every bride receives the very best attention.


Weekends are particularly popular so best to book well in advance.

We offer a relaxed, friendly and fun service for brides, their family and friends.


Our wedding dresses are alternative, affordable and amazing!

Most of our bridal gowns are priced between £200 - £400, some are more and some are less.


Any length - long, short, ballerina, or ankle - we have dresses to suit every taste.

Beautiful lace, silk, satin and chiffon are used to create stunning wedding dress styles.


There are the soft, airy 'Grecian' style wedding dresses, with flattering empire lines that suit most body shapes. 

Made of soft, floaty, silk-chiffon, they waft effortlessly.


Contemporary, 'Bohemian' style bridal gowns, of silk, lace or satin, have attractive low-curved backs and soft, flowing fabrics to accentuate feminine curves.


There are modern, wedding dresses which reflect the glamorous age of the 20's and 30's. 

Cut on the bias, these wedding gowns have a beautiful drape.


We strive to offer a wide range of wedding dress styles including 'something a little bit different'


We aim to provide a memorable experience for brides when they visit our bridal boutique.


A relaxed atmosphere allows brides to take their time when selecting and trying on dresses. 

We encourage brides to try on as many dresses as they like.

We offer advice to help achieve their desired look and, most importantly, to feel great on their special day.


Telephone: 01273 734646

Emma 

This beautiful, long vintage wedding dress, with empire line styling, is made of fluid silk in a shade of soft champagne. Two sizes of pearl cover the bodice. There is a flattering, low-curved back and silk covered buttons and loops

which cleverly conceal a zip.

A long, gathered train provides a stunning feature.

Size 8-10


SOLD


Rose

An original vintage wedding gown.

The bodice and sheer sleeves with appliqued daisies are a particular feature of this dress. There is a light, manageable train.

Size 8-10

Genevieve

Made of soft silk, this is an original vintage, long-sleeved wedding gown. Embellished with pearls, sequins and rhinestones to the collar, waist and cuffs.

Size 8 - 10

"Perfect - a wonderful memory. You are allowed to consider without feeling pressured.

 Very good range of dresses. Very special - thank you." Linda, Kent

Milly

This is an original, vintage wedding gown worn in 1963. Soft satin, with a pretty, floral pattern, gives a gorgeous drape to this dress. Simplicity is the key to the elegance of this gown.

Size 8-10

Kitty

A very pretty, original, vintage wedding dress, from the 80's, designed to be worn off the shoulder. Romantic and feminine.

Size 6 - 8

" Heather, we had a fantastic time and I'm so happy with my dress, I can't wait to wear it! Thank you so much " Jo, Brighton

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Many brides are looking for something different and not something they have seen before


I suggest they take the time to try on different styles and designs

 

They may not like a style on the hanger, but if they try it on, they may love it on themselves

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Florence

This is an original, vintage, trapeze style wedding dress from the 60s. The structured lining gives the dress shape and definintion. A very demure and sophisicated dress where simplicity is the key to this design. Also suitable as a bridesmaid or prom dress for a 60's theme.

Size 10 - 12

Lily

An original,vintage wedding dress from the 80's, made in France. This 'sheath' style wedding dress has a drop waist with a satin ribbon running through. The bodice has a waterfall frill which could easily be removed if desired. This lovely lace number would be perfect for a gatsby style wedding. Also would make a great bridesmaid or prom dress for an 80's theme.

Size 8 - 10

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Iris

A pretty wedding outfit consisting of a lace dress and jacket in a shade of creamy ivory. The knee-length dress has a satin bodice with matching narrow straps and the skirt has a lace overlay which co-ordinates with the jacket. Great for a bridesmaid too.

Size 8 - 10

Louisa

A lovely wedding dress worn on September 22nd 1962. Looking for something different? - then this dress is for you. Fully lined with an overlay of spotted tulle. The proceeds of this dress will be going to a charity.

Size 8 - 10

Charlotte

This is an original, vintage wedding dress from the 40's. Made of heavy, damask and satin - this dress has a wonderful drape. Feature horizontal pleating with a contrasting, patterned overlay create an extremely unique dress. Wonderful for a bridesmaid too.

Size 4 - 6

Stella

A stunning, original, vintage wedding dress from the 80's. This is a 'mermaid' style gown made of the softest satin embellished with beautiful embroidery.There are extensive layers of lining of tulle. This is 80's does 30's!

Size 6 - 8

Stella has "Something Blue" already sewn in!

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Poppy

An original, vintage wedding dress with an 'A' line silhouette. The overlay has a pearlescent quality creating a subtle shimmering effect. A panel of floral embroidery, to the front of the bodice, has matching embroidered floral sprays to the skirt. The straps have appliqued flowers - making a pretty feature to this lovely wedding dress. The perfect choice for a 'vintage style' country wedding.

Size 14

Norma Jean

This ballerina length, wedding dress, has 50's styling, including a halter-neck to flatter the shoulders and is made of the softest satin in a shade of arctic white. There is an extensive lining of tulle to add volume. 

Size 8 - 10


SOLD

Sweetheart

An original, vintage, ballerina-length, wedding dress from the 60's. There is a pretty lace overlay, with extensive lining underneath, to add volume and shape to the skirt.  

Size 8 - 10

Primrose

A beautiful, vintage, ballerina-length, wedding gown made of soft damask, in a shade of creamy ivory, with a floral pattern. There is a sweetheart neckline. The back of the dress has a long column of covered buttons. The heavily pleated skirt has a wonderful drape and 'swishy' effect. 

Size 8 - 10

Olive

This is a stunning, two-piece, bridal outfit, consisting of a dress and matching jacket in a beautiful shade of creamy white. The knee-length dress has a lined, satin bodice with matching narrow satin straps and the skirt has a lace overlay, co-ordinating with the jacket. The lace has an unusual abstract design - making this wedding dress alittle bit different. The jacket has a mandarin collar and there are pearls on the collar and cuffs. There is an ornate 'scalloped' edge to the hem of the dress and jacket. Then there is even more pretty edging detail to the jacket. 

Size 8 - 10

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Beth

A vintage wedding dress made of beautiful, delicate lace, worn in 1942.  Very romantic and feminine. There are pretty pearl buttons on the bodice and cuffs. The long sleeves and neckline are made of sheer lace. There is a stiff lining to give fullness and shape to the skirt.

Size 6 - 8


SOLD



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Emmaleine

A very pretty, original vintage, long-sleeved, ivory lace wedding gown with drop pearls and small feature bow. This dress has a light-weight, manageable train.

Size 10    -   small 12

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Elsie


An original vintage dress.


Suitable for a wedding, bridesmaid or prom. Size 10


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Martha

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Brigitte


An original, vintage

wedding dress from

the 60s in a soft shade of champagne. Figure hugging shape with a lovely low back and feature bow.