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Bridal Catwalk Evening

Bridal Catwalk Evening

Our bridal catwalks are always a huge success and what better way for brides-to-be to view our stunning collections. We hosted two catwalk events on one night and both were a sell out!! The boutique was full of excitement (and lots of bubbly) We announced our new...

Are you looking to try lots of dresses on?

Are you looking to try lots of dresses on?

If you’re just looking to try loads of dresses on Dress Me Pretty may not be the right boutique for you (please read on)…   When you pay for an appointment with us we take time to get to know you and find out about your special day. We tailor your...

The moment you find YOUR ONE

The moment you find YOUR ONE

The moment you find YOUR ONE is super special and we totally understand that you want your guests to love HER as much as you do!!   YES, it’s all about how YOU feel and about finding the dress that YOU are excited to wear We totally get this but often the people you...

Sophie & Toby’s Wedding

Sophie & Toby’s Wedding

A Beautiful Wedding at the Mill Barns Toby and Sophie met through work, they both work in Radio and Toby was promoted so was invited to visit local sites – Sophie was working in Glasgow at the time, and Toby travelled from Manchester. Toby was in early and Sophie...

Emma & Liam’s Wedding

Emma & Liam’s Wedding

A Gorgeous Autumn Wedding at the Swallows Nest Barn Emma & Liam knew of each other at school. Liam was in the year above Emma and they used to walk home from school the same way but with their own group of friends. They didn’t get to know each other properly until...

Faye & Jordan’s Wedding

Faye & Jordan’s Wedding

A Stunning Winter Wedding at Hyde House Faye & Jordan met when Faye was 16 and Jordan was 17 working at W H Smith, they didn’t get together properly for another 5 years!  The Proposal Faye tells us all about Jordan’s proposal… “We went away for...

Highly Commended Bridal Retailer of the East Midlands 2022

Highly Commended Bridal Retailer of the East Midlands 2022

Wow, what a night!! We are excited to say that we won highly commended bridal retailer of the East Midlands in the Wedding Industry Awards. To make it to the final few bridal shops was a real honour and something we are extremely proud of! The best part about these...

Pippa & Mark’s Wedding

Pippa & Mark’s Wedding

A Stunning Wedding Day at Donington Park Farmhouse Hotel Pippa & Mark met 16 years ago whilst both working at B&Q. Pippa didn’t really like Mark very much when she first met him. They became good friends though and eventually became a couple and have been...

Claire & Chris’s Wedding

Claire & Chris’s Wedding

The Most Perfect Wedding Day at Bosworth Hall. After postponing their wedding for a year, Claire and Chris were finally able to marry in August.  Following the initial disappointment of having to change their plans, Claire told us she felt quite overwhelmed in the...

Hall Barns Wedding Showcase

Hall Barns Wedding Showcase

We had the best day at the Wedding Showcase at the Hall Barns. Thank you so much for inviting us. We met so many lovely brides-to-be & we loved sharing their excitement. We also met so many amazing Wedding Suppliers too (listed below) Take a look at these pics for...

Sophie & Perry’s Wedding

Sophie & Perry’s Wedding

After so many postponements, Sophie was surprised that she didn’t feel at all nervous, just incredibly excited that she was finally getting to marry her best friend. The best part was that all of their friends and family were there to celebrate with them with no...

Claire & Tom’s Wedding

Claire & Tom’s Wedding

An Intimate Fairytale Wedding in a Castle in the Highlands of Scotland After postponing their wedding for a year, Claire and Tom were finally able to marry in June.  Following the initial disappointment of having to change their plans, Claire told us that looking back...

Charlotte & Joe’s Wedding

Charlotte & Joe’s Wedding

A Beautiful Spring Wedding in the Stunning Lincolnshire Countryside After changing their plans a couple of times, Charlotte and Joe were married at The Granary in West Deeping, a tranquil country escape set in 20 acres of Lincolnshire countryside. Having worked in...

Stretton Manor Barn Styled Shoot

Stretton Manor Barn Styled Shoot

After months in lockdown, how we all needed this! As soon as we were able, we teamed up with a group of local suppliers to create this stunning styled shoot. Set at Stretton Barn, in 22 acres of Derbyshire countryside, this venue oozes rustic charm. With it’s...

10 Tips for the Super Organised Bride

10 Tips for the Super Organised Bride

You’ve made the plans. Every fine detail from flowers to photography and favours have been ticked off the list and the excitement is kicking in. Well done you, wedding planning is wonderful but there’s so much to think of isn’t there. Before you kick off your heels...

Laura & Adam’s Wedding

Laura & Adam’s Wedding

A Beautiful Spring Wedding in a Rustic Barn Set Amidst Acres of Leicestershire Countryside. Laura and Adam were best friends at school. Love finally blossomed in their first year of university when they started going out with each other. Adam proposed when they were...

Dress Me Pretty Wins Award

Dress Me Pretty Wins Award

Dress Me Pretty Bridal Room announced this week that they have won The Wedding Emporium Wedding Industry Awards for best Wedding Dress Shop/Boutique in Leicestershire. The Wedding Emporium Wedding Industry Awards, brings together businesses within the wedding industry...

Losing Weight For Your Wedding

Losing Weight For Your Wedding

So many brides ask us about losing weight and when to buy their wedding dress. It’s completely normal to feel like you want to lose weight for your wedding day, I remember many years ago when I got married, I was definitely on a weight loss journey. It really...

How Do You Know When You’ve Found Your Dress?

How Do You Know When You’ve Found Your Dress?

We often talk about that very special moment when you find ‘the one’ and how will you know? Will your mum cry, will your guests cheer, and will you do a happy dance around the boutique? Hand on heart, every bride is different and we want you to know there is no ‘right...

Who to Take to Your Bridal Appointment

Who to Take to Your Bridal Appointment

After many years of working in the bridal industry and seeing so many brides, I’ve seen how important it is to take the right people to your bridal appointment. With the recent COVID-19 restrictions, we’ve had to limit our brides to bringing two guests. Since doing...

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