Winter wedding shopping: the best places to find your dream dress in central London

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Getting married is one of the most important moments of your life and, naturally, you’re going to want to look stunning as you walk down the aisle.To find and pick an enchanting dress for your big day is a difficult proposition in the concrete jungle that is London City. There are just so many options to choose from, with different designers, styles and offers, where on Earth are you to begin?

We know how overwhelming this range of wedding shops can be for a bride-to-be who just wants to pick the perfect wedding dress, which is exactly why we’ve picked out the best places to find your dream outfit and wow your guests (and husband) on your wedding day.

Joyce Young

If you’re looking for a truly high-end wedding dress to flaunt on your big day, then a great choice to visit is the store belonging to none other than the renowned designer that is Joyce Young OBE. Situated within walking distance of our Montcalm Luxury Hotel London, a Joyce Young dress exudes quality thanks to them being made with only the very highest-quality materials. Couple this high standard of materials with the very best timeless dress designs and you’re sure to have the recipe for a stunning look on your wedding day.

Angelica Bridal

Located within easy reach of our 5-star hotels in London in the heart of Islington is Angelica Bridal. Prices here go into the thousands, and there’s also a premium range here by revered designed Liz Martinez that costs even more. If you’re willing to meet the high prices, however, then you’re guaranteed to steal the show when you walk down the aisle. Why?

Aside from just offering a beautiful range of gowns, Angelica Bridal also sells a range of dazzling accessories to compliment your dress. These include everything from custom-made bride veils and freshwater pearl jewellery to vintage style combs and magnificent jackets made-to-measure. Angelica Bridal is available by appointment only, however, and includes a personal stylist who’ll help you to pick your perfect attire, so remember to book ahead!

Melanie Potro

If you’re looking to procure an equally beautiful dress at a slightly lower budget, then Melanie Potro’s is the place to be. Based a short walk away from our Montcalm Luxury Hotel London at the iconic OXO Tower, the dresses you’ll find in Melanie Potro’s focus on three vital factors; creative flair, attention to detail and concern for fit.

The result? Some of the most enchanting and spectacular dresses you’re likely to find in all London. With over 18 years of experience in couture under her belt, it’s no wonder that Melanie’s dresses have featured in a heap of national magazines including You and Your Wedding, Brides and Perfect Wedding, along with an array of bridal blogs such as Rock my Wedding and Love my dress.