This month marks 13 amazing years of The Harrogate Wedding Lounge…and what a journey it’s been! From being the new boutique on the block to becoming one of the very best bridal shops in Yorkshire, we’re so proud of all that’s been achieved.
During the years, we’ve helped thousands of brides find their dream dress and take to the aisle, not only looking incredible but feeling incredible too! Because that’s what we’re all about, perfectly-styling women and giving them the confidence to truly be themselves on one of the biggest days of their lives.
With this in mind, we’ve momentarily paused from cracking open the birthday bubbly to share more of who we are and what you can expect from our gorgeous Harrogate bridal shop.
We’re thrilled that some of you have already started your wedding dress shopping journeys with us, but for those about to embark on this exciting part of the planning, our top piece of advice would be to find a bridal boutique you connect with.
Why? Because the key to finding that perfect dress is finding the perfect boutique. One that resonates with you and aligns with your bridal vision. That means clicking with the style of bridalwear and designers that the boutique stocks, but also with the approach and service they offer.
So, to see if we’re a match made in wedding dress shopping heaven, we’re outlining what makes our boutique different from the rest. The reasons brides feel so at ease with us, our personal styling service and why an appointment with us is such an exceptional and enjoyable experience.
what makes the Harrogate Wedding Lounge so Special?
One Size Doesn’t Fit All
First things first, we recognise that every bride-to-be that steps through our door is different. There’s no pigeonholing or generic approach here. The Harrogate Wedding Lounge was built on personal service foundations, and that ethos remains strong to this day! Furthermore, we’re acutely aware that all females have different figures – there are parts of their body they’re happy to flaunt and others they’d rather have less attention on. As such, we take time to get to know our brides, from their bridal vision and wedding plans through to any body hang-ups they might have.
Elite Bridal Designers
We’re extremely proud to house some of the most innovative and sought after British and international wedding dress designers at our boutique. Through our collections of carefully selected dresses, we aim to showcase a range of classic, timeless gowns as well as more modern, cutting-edge designs. All our designers have high-quality fabrics and spectacular craftsmanship in common to create show-stopping gowns that are as much a dream to gaze at as they are to wear.
Take a look at just some of the stunning gowns from our various designers, including Suzanne Neville, Madi Lane and Maggie Sottero
Our bridal stylists are real, relatable women with vast styling experience and a whole lot of knowledge. They aren’t there to tell you what to wear or pressurise you into a purchase, but to gently guide you through the dress shopping process tailoring all elements to suit you as an individual. Furthermore, they don’t just present the gowns as they are on the rails but suggest ways in which they could be altered to better align with your bridal vision, from adding sleeves to extending trains.
The difference between a beautiful wedding gown and a breathtaking one? The perfect fit! And that’s easily achieved thanks to the amazing skills of our in-house seamstresses. With their years of technical experience and eye for detail, they’ll not only ensure your gown is a flawless fit, but they can also make those custom modifications to your gown, be it tweaking necklines, hitching up hemlines or adding something extra special.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM YOUR HARROGATE WEDDING LOUNGE EXPERIENCE?
Personal Service With Personality
Rest assured, there are no stuffy or pretentious ‘sales people’ here, but instead friendly, professional style consultants with a passion for bridal and a super positive outlook. We pride ourselves on building trusted relationships with our brides so you can comfortably discuss your plans, wishes and any pre-wedding niggles with us. And so, when you visit the boutique, you will be allocated your very own dedicated personal bridal stylist who will take the time to find out all about you, your big day plans and personal style. They’ll then remain by your side throughout your appointments that follow…and they’ll be sure to make it a fun, enjoyable and memorable experience along the way!
Relaxed & Luxurious Environment
We want you to feel instantly at home when you visit our Harrogate bridal boutique but also like you’re being spoiled for this special occasion. As such, our recently restyled bridal shop features modern, luxe decor complete with plush furnishings and soft lighting, creating a calm and cosy environment. We also believe in the little touches, so you can expect beautifully scented candles and delicious welcoming refreshments. As a bride, you will never feel rushed in your decisions and can take the time to browse our gorgeous collections and ask as many questions as you like.
Confidence building is one of our specialities which comes through getting to know you and offering expert guidance and emotional support through every aspect of the process. We’ll be your personal stylist, agony aunt and all-round cheerleader to make sure you feel your very best on your big day. By giving you more dress modification options than most and knowing how to handle any dress shopping concerns, you’ll feel in control and supported in your decisions throughout the full journey. The result? Getting that dress of your dreams and wearing it with the utmost confidence!
End To End Care
We truly want our brides to feel like part of our family, and we promise to support you from beginning to end. So, whether dress try-ons, accessory styling appointments, alterations or fittings, our personal, attentive and upbeat approach won’t falter one bit. Put simply, we’re always here for you…and we’re always willing to go the extra mile!