The National Wedding Show is the ultimate shopping destination for discerning brides and grooms across the country.
Returning this autumn with a spectacular line-up of the nation’s finest wedding suppliers and the hottest names on the high street, the show offers everything from fabulous flowers and delectable cakes to show-stopping entertainment and exquisite stationery – not forgetting the all-important wedding dress! The autumn shows promise to be the best and most beautiful yet.
Take a seat at the renowned Catwalk Show, the UK’s biggest bridal catwalk production, which showcases the latest trends for the entire bridal party from leading designers and brands Jenny Packham, Vera Wang, David’s Bridal, Ben De Lisi, Alfred Angelo, Allure Bridals, Berketex Brides, Maggie Sottero, Eliza Jane Howell, Enzoani, Qiana Bridal, Maids to Measure, Coast, Phase Eight, Young’s Hire, Moss Bros, Nigel Rayment, John Charles and many more.*
Shopaholics, make a bee-line for the Bridal Boutique and Designer Boutique, where you can try on more dresses than you ever imagined from your favourite bridal designers, retailers and boutiques. Whether you’re looking for inspiration or have identified your perfect bridal style, you’re sure to find your dream dress, with many available to buy on the day.
Immersed in bridal heaven? It doesn’t stop at the dress! Head to The Wedding Theatre, the fountain of knowledge for hair, beauty and style advice. A line-up of award-winning industry experts will divulge their top tips and tricks for creating the ultimate bridal make-up looks and up-dos. They will also be selecting audience members for a head-to-toe makeover live on stage.
Uncover high-street wonders and bespoke products to make your special day perfect in every way, from the top travel experts to groomswear gurus, the show has it covered. Get the low down on the latest honeymoon hot-spots with the likes of Turquoise Holidays, Sandals, Thomas Cook, Beachcomber Tours and many more.
Iconic menswear brand Moss Bros will showcase their autumn 2016 collection, encompassing ready-to-wear, bespoke and hire collections, while Young’s Hire will offer stylish solutions from traditional morning suits to Scottish highland dress wear and contemporary takes on classic lounge suits. If it the sartorial edge you are after then take the time to talk to Savile Row tailors from Cad & The Dandy and Yardsman.
Looking for something unique that’ll be sure to have you the envy of your friends? Look no further than The Rock n Roll Bride Collection! Back by popular demand and quickly becoming a destination in its own right, the collection will feature an even bigger selection of alternative suppliers hand-picked by award-winning blogger Kat Williams. Discover unique favours and venue décor and take part in creative workshops where you can learn how to put your own bespoke touch to your special day. At the heart of this area, you will find The Rock n Roll Café, the perfect pit stop for savvy shoppers.
Raise a toast at the Champagne Bar, where you and your bridal party can celebrate your days shopping haul and wedding planning. Make your visit that extra bit special with VIP Tickets. Beat the queues with fast track entrance, relax with unlimited access to the luxurious VIP Lounge, enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbly, have the ease of reserved seating at the Catwalk Show and pamper yourself in the build up to your big day with the amply beauty products in your VIP goody bag.
5 Star Wedding Directory has teamed up with The National Wedding Show to offer 5 lucky readers and their ‘plus one’ the chance to attend the year’s most prestigious wedding event, absolutely free! Tickets are valid any day and are limited to one pair per winner.