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Shortlisted for an industry award!

We’re through to the finals for Best Bridal Retailer England in the Bridal Buyer Awards – WOW! We’re so thrilled and honoured to be included in this award. We’ve been shortlisted each year for a Bridal Buyer Award since 2011 (we won Best Website in 2013 thanks to the creative team over at We Are …


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The Sale Selection

We always have a selection of dresses which are ready for brides to purchase and take away with them on the day. These are known as “ex-sample” dresses and have been tried on by other brides here at The White Closet. They are in a variety of sizes and are “sold as seen” as there …


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The day I married my man…

BRIDES often ask me during appointments – are you married? What did you wear? Where did you get married? So, in the spirit of sharing and because today is our anniversary – here’s some of our highlights from our day. We married four years ago today, and my, have we packed in some life experiences …


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Vineyard romance

Here’s a little timehop blog this Tuesday… We adore working with creative and like-minded photographers and designers and this shoot – featuring our fabulous gowns and accessories – took place to showcase Silver Sixpence in Her Shoe beautiful accessories, which are available to try and order at The White Closet. This shoot was set in …


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It’s a Fielden bridal symphony

With a background in theatre and ballet, it’s little wonder that David Fielden’s stunning bridal collection continues to evoke drama and romance. We’ve been *huge* fans of Fielden’s work for many years – his silken cut-to-perfection sheath column gowns make you feel a million dollars and his light unstructured tulle dresses represent an edgy romance without the ‘twee’. …


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A White Closet story…

As some of you may know we’ve made a few changes to our little boutique this year and we launched a small feature on the very fabulous Love My Dress a few weeks back to celebrate our revamp. But here’s the full unedited version, which tells our story from an interiors and branding point of view …


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Accessorise Your Life May 2014

  On Wednesday 28th May 2014 from 6pm-8.30pm we will hold another fabulous Accessorise Your Life event. All our designers will present their most sparkly, lacey and antique creations! From feather dotted birdcages, to glassy glowing headbands and lacey floral garters. All brides will receive 10% off their orders on the night only. For those …


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The Big Ball-Gown Sample Sale!

Calling all brides-to-be! Are you getting married in the next 5 months? Are you working within a strict budget? Are you a fifties filly, pretty princess or curvy queen? Are you creative and want to create your perfect dress by altering a sample? We have the perfect Sample Sale for you all! On Sunday 13th …


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Job Vacancy at The White Closet – this position has now been filled.

As some of you may have heard The White Closet is expanding! So this means we have an opening for a talented stylist to join our lovely team. Your role will involve dressing and styling brides in appointments, reception work and helping at a huge range of events. We are looking for someone busting with …


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Best Bridal Retailer North West

We may not have picked up a national award in this year’s http://www.the-wedding-industry-awards.co.uk/ but we’re so thrilled to have been crowned joint winner for North West Bridal Retailer 2014. We have been overwhelmed (and a little teary!) by the lovely comments we have received from our wonderful brides about our service, boutique and – of course – the …


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