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Choosing your wedding dress can be one of the most exciting parts of your wedding planning. There are SO many amazing designers and styles to choose from. That’s why I am delighted to tell you all about the most amazing sample sale that is happening next month in London. If you are currently looking for your dream dress then look no further. This sale could be the one for you. If you are a bride on a short time frame or looking for a dress on a specific budget then you need to get yourself to Blackburn Bridal sample sale as they have a huge range of the most beautiful Boho inspired gowns for you to try on and buy that day. These sales don’t happen very often and they really are the most amazing way to pick up your dream designer gown for a fraction of the designer price. Spaces are limited though, so you will need to get in quickly to make your appointment. The team from Blackburn Bridal will be on hand to help you with their expert bridal knowledge, making it super easy to find that dream dress. So don’t delay, get in contact with them now and make sure you don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity.
Cost: The event is free but entrance is strictly guest list only. Due to space brides are limited to bringing one guest.
Designers dresses available: The dresses showcased are from a wide range of Blackburn Bridal’s current and previous designers. Leading international designers include; Anna Campbell, Flora Bridal, Rish, Claire Pettibone, Theia, Alexandra Greco and Blackburn Couture.
Pricing: Dress will be priced from £295 with up to 70% off.
Sizing: Dresses are available in sizes 8-12, please note all dresses are sold as seen, the team on hand can recommend some great London based seamstresses for you to use.
Appealing to stylish brides wanting quality and originality alongside a personal approach to finding ‘the dress’, Blackburn Bridal is one of the most successful independent award-winning bridal boutiques in the UK.
Fashion-forward, cool, elegant and bohemian, brides travel from all over the world to visit the shop and choose from our extensive selection of exclusive designers.
This sample sale is an amazing opportunity for brides to get their hands on discontinued dresses and samples all in excellent condition at a fraction of the full retail price – perfect for brides getting married to a short timeline or limited budget.
The sample sale will have a fast paced feel so we suggest that brides have attended some bridal shops already and have a good idea of the style and silhouette that suits you – also be prepared to fall in love with a dress and purchase it there and then as it may get snapped up quickly by another bride.
The Team: Renowned for its impeccable and personal service the full team from Blackburn Bridal will be on hand throughout the event offering styling advice to help you find the perfect sample dress to suit your both your bridal style and the look and feel of your big day.
Steeped in history and sporting real 19th century architecture, The Dixon, a former Magistrates’ Court, fuses intriguing heritage and contemporary character. The very best of SE1 is absorbed right into the building through the artwork, interiors, and vibrant atmosphere.
An intriguing venue inside and out, you can find The Dixon at the heart of SE1 in Central London, just minutes’ walk from Tower Bridge and a stones throw from the Shard, The hotel offers a beautiful and intimate space for small wedding receptions, civil ceremonies or vow renewals.
Brides can find their perfect dress in the sample sale before enjoying a bite to eat in the Hotel’s Provisioners restaurant which offers locally sourced, seasonal and fresh breakfasts, lunches and dinners alongside the hotels very own Shakedown coffee. If you fancy something a little stronger brides can raise a toast in the Courtroom bar to mark the celebration. All brides attending the event can enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbly when eating from the brunch menu.
More about owner Russell Blackburn
Born and raised in South East London, Russell Blackburn showed a love of fashion from an early age.
Inspired by classic 1940’s & 50’s movies and the Hollywood starlets who epitomised grace and elegance.
Following ten successful years as Fashion Director at ‘You & Your Wedding Magazine’, in 2005 Russell
fulfilled a lifelong dream of launching his own bridal business – opening Blackburn Bridal in leafy Blackheath village.
Russell’s bridal expertise is often called upon by the Press and celebrity brides, with TV appearances
including E4’s All Hail the Veil, ITVbe’s The Mummy Diaries and Wedding TV’s Bridal Boudoir. Appealing to stylish brides wanting quality and originality alongside a personal approach to finding
‘the dress’, Russell has built up what is now one of the most successful independent bridal boutiques in the UK.
Where are you based?
In the heart of leafy Blackheath a short train ride from Central London.
What sort of geographical area do you cover?
We attract brides from London, Kent and the South East we all as much further afield. We pride ourselves on offering exclusive designers so brides often travel internationally from around the globe to try on our collections. Our own Blackburn Couture is available exclusively in the boutique so this is a big draw for our brides.
How would you describe your style?
Bohemian, relaxed, modern and cool. We appeal to the fashion forward modern bride who is looking for something non traditional for her big day.
What makes you different to your competitors?
Our personal service is by far what we believe sets us apart from the competition. We offer very consultative appointments, our staff will listen to the vision you have for your big day and help you to close a selection of dresses that suits the look and style you are after. Our stylists genuinely care about ensuring you look and feel absolutely fantastic on your big day – we are extremely passionate about our jobs and we think this shines through.
Never stuffy, formal or scary our appointments are filled with laughter – after all this should be the
most fun and exciting shopping trip of your life!
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