Looking for a bridal boutique in Cardiff? We’ve gathered some of the very best in the city to help you search for that dress you’ve always dreamt about wearing.
Your wedding dress is probably going to be the most memorable, important and most-photographed thing that you’ll ever wear, so make sure you read 17 things every bride needs to know before wedding dress shopping before you go ahead and book any appointments.
Find your dream dress at these Bridal boutiques in Cardiff
Laura May Bridal
Founded in 2011, Laura May Bridal has quickly established itself as one of Cardiff’s leading bridal boutiques. The team here are totally committed to providing each and every bride that walks through their doors with a personalised and memorable shopping experience.
An inviting showroom, private fitting rooms and spacious seating area for family and friends makes this bridal shop in Cardiff the essential shopping destination for brides-to-be.
Who they stock: Enzoani, True Bride, Willowby by Watters, Blush by Hayley Paige and more
Where to find them: 112 Crwys road, Cathays, Cardiff, Cf24 4nq
Find out more about Laura May Bridal here.
Laura May Bridal, Royal Arcade
The sister store to Laura May Bridal in Cathays, this boutique is based in the Royal Arcade, the oldest arcade in Cardiff. During your trip to this bridal boutique in Cardiff, you’ll receive the team’s undivided attention whilst browsing their stunning collection of wedding dresses.
The team here noticed that the majority of their brides were looking for a modern and unique style of dress and as a result only stock designers that are up to date with today’s trends. With a range of designers stocked, many brands here allow bespoke changes, meaning your can have your dress altered to suit any requirements.
Unsurprisingly, the Laura May Bridal team won the prestigious Bridal Buyer Award: Bridal Retailer of the Year Wales this year.
Who they stock: Paloma Blanca, Mikaella, Catherine Parry and more
Where to find them: 34 Royal Arcade, Cardiff City Centre, CF10 1AE
Find out more about Laura May Bridal, Royal Arcade here.
ONE1 Bridal Boutique in Cardiff
As one of the most luxurious bridal boutiques in Wales, ONE1 Bridal stocks fashion-forward bridal collections from designers around the world.
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The store is owned by Keira and Helen who met when they were both working retail jobs, aged 16. The pair remained friends whilst they established their own careers, but always dreamt of running their own businesses. With a mutual passion for bridal, the duo decided to take the plunge and opened their stunning store in January 2016.
Appointments are exclusive so you’ll enjoy the whole store to yourself, a dedicated consultant and extra special touches that ensure you and your guests feel truly pampered.
As the sole stockists in Wales for most of the brands they stock, this really is the place to go if you love the following brands.
Who they stock: Caroline Castigliano, Dando London, Noya, Rosa Clara and more.
Where to find them: 16 Minister St, Cardiff, CF24 4HR
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Perfection Bridal Cardiff
Suzanne and her team at Perfection Bridal Cardiff work tirelessly to ensure their customers find the perfect wedding dress. Head to this bridal boutique to choose from a selection of contemporary, classic and cutting-edge wedding dresses across a range of prices and brands.
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Why not get your entire bridal party’s outfits here? Perfection Bridal Cardiff also specialises in bridesmaid dresses, prom and evening wear and occasionwear.
Where you can find them: Perfection Bridal Cardiff, 3-5 High Street Arcade, Cardiff, CF10 1BB
Allison Jayne Cardiff
Stockists of some of the best brands in bridal, Allison Jayne Bridal is every on-trend bride’s dream bridal boutique in Cardiff.
Winners of the Best Bridal Retailer Wales at the 2014 and 2016 Bridal Buyer Awards, this bridal boutique has been recognised by the experts for their excellent customer service and selection of wedding dresses.
Where you can find them: 8, The Friary, Cardiff, CF10 3FA
Cardiff Bridal Centre
Established for 31 years, the team at this family-run bridal shop in Cardiff are true experts in their field. Find your dream dress and use the in-house alterations services to ensure it’s the most flattering fit possible.
Cardiff Bridal Centre also have a plus size range dedicated to make sure all their curvy brides feel their very best on their wedding days.
Who they stock: Sophia Tolli, Martin Thornburg, Julietta and more
Where you can find them: 7A Mill Lane, Cardiff City Centre, CF10 1FL
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Creating an enjoyable shopping experience is of utmost importance for the Celtic Brides team, and with 20 years in the trade, this award-winning bridal boutique is one of the best around.
Celtic Brides stocks a variety of dresses to suit brides with various body shapes and a range of tastes.
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Who they stock: Ellis Bridals, Ronald Joyce, Rainbow Club and more
Where you can find them: 3 Capitol Shopping Centre, Queen Street, Cardiff, CF10 2HQ
CocoMio Bridal Boutique in Cardiff
The master mind behind this bridal boutique, Aoife, eats, sleeps and breathes bridal. Since she opened the doors of her boutique in 2014, Aoife has won Best New Wedding Business in East Wales 2015 at the Welsh Wedding Awards as well as the overall Wales award under the same category.
Since then, the boutique has also been shortlisted for many awards including at the Welsh Wedding Awards, Bridal Buyer Awards and Enterprise Awards.
Who they stock: Pronovias San Patrick, White Rose, White One Essential, Luna Novias and more.
Where to find them: 124 Crwys Rd, Cardiff CF24 4NR
Castle Bridal Boutique in Cardiff
The wedding dresses at this bridal boutique in Cardiff represent Italian elegance at its finest. Made up of beautiful lace wedding dresses with classic decorative features, these modern and sleek styles will ensure you look your very best on your wedding day.
Complete your look at Castle Bridal with gorgeous statement earrings and a delicate hand-finished lace veil.
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Who they stock: Nicole Spose, Modeca, Papillion, Casablanca and more
Where you can find them: 22 High Street, Cardiff, CF10 1PY
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