Wedding fantasies are turned into reality at the National Wedding Show; the ultimate one-stop destination for every engaged couple. Regardless of what stage of planning you are at, whatever your budget or taste, you will find all you need at this fabulously stylish and unique wedding shopping experience. With more than 250 experts on hand to help, the show offers everything needed to help create the perfect day.
The 2011 Spring shows taking place; London Olympia 18 – 20 February and Birmingham NEC 4 – 6 March present an array of exciting new and improved features for newlyweds-to-be and their wedding parties. With inspiration for every part of the wedding planning process – stunning venues, delectable cakes, stylish stationary, unusual favours, fabulous honeymoon destinations, giftlists and of course wedding dresses and groomswear galore.
Due to popular demand, the glamorous Catwalk shows will now take place six times a day on a stylish and sleek new-dedicated area. With the top names in bridal, groomswear and occasionwear showcasing 2011 designs including Lavalia, Jonathan James Couture, Rosa Clara, Ellie Sanderson Jacques Vert – there is something for all the wedding party to lust after.
After seeing dream dresses on the catwalk – go and try on the style you have spotted or even meet the designer, as the National Wedding Show boasts the UK\’s largest collection of wedding gowns under one roof at the Designer * and Boutique Areas.
The show\’s exciting live features are a must see for all and offer the best advice from the experts. With a new and state of the art stage – the How to Look Good Show hosted by TV style guru Caryn Franklin and her team of award winning stylists is a must for those seeking fashion and beauty advice; and for any personal style dilemmas head to the How To Look Good Advice Clinic where the How To Look Good team will help solve those big day style quandaries!
Following the launch last year, former model turned life coach Michele Paradise\’s much loved \’Bridal Coaching\’ will be bigger and better in Spring and will include sessions for the whole wedding party including the groom. Michele says \’ I am very excited to be back at the National Wedding Shows for a second time. My sessions will focus on both the \’inside and out\’ helping with all the \’wedding\’ emotions that go on when planning your big day and also offering practical advice for issues like how to walk in your fabulous shoes, working on posture and posing for photographs – so you will look and feel fabulous on the big day.\’
For those searching for flower inspiration – the Designer Flower Zone is an exclusive and tranquil area featuring only the best names in wedding floristry – providing ideas for all.
Where better to round off an exciting day than in the stylish Chambord & Champagne Bar. Where you can sample a Chambord Royale. The unique flavours of Chambord, accompanied by Champagne, together produce a cocktail of elegance and refinement, perfect to relax and toast to future happiness.