Every bride deserves a joyful and relaxing time when shopping for their wedding dress but more often than not plus-size brides are left disheartened by the experience.
We want plus-size brides to have the same experience as smaller brides when wedding dressing shopping and the options to choose from a range of dresses.
That’s why we’ve put together a list of our favourite plus-size bridal boutiques that stock a range of plus size collections, so you’ll have plenty of options when it comes to finding your dream dress.
If you’re looking for some dress inspiration before visiting a boutique, then check out these 10 stunning plus-size wedding dresses that will hug your curves.
Plus-Size Bridal Boutiques That Curvy Brides Will Love
Kates Bridal Room
Kates Bridal Room in Clitheroe exists to take the stress and worry out of finding the perfect wedding dress. Specializing in plus-size gowns, the boutique stocks dresses in sizes 14-30. The boutique has over 70 dresses available to try on that have been handpicked by the team to both flatter curvy brides and keep them on trend.
With so many options to choose from, plus-size brides will have the full wedding dress shopping experience at this boutique. The owner of Kates Bridal Room says, “We aren’t just another wedding shop, we’re like the crazy sister and mother they never knew existed! Or as I like to think of it, a curvy sanctuary.”
Who they stock: Romantica, True Curves, Modeca Curves
Where to find them: Moor Lane, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 1BE
Brides with Curves
Situated in the coastal town of Poole in Dorset, Brides with Curves is a fantastic plus-size bridal boutique. Not only does it stock a wide range of plus-size wedding dresses, but it also has prices to suit all budgets.
So, no matter what your size or budget is, you will be sure to find your dream dress here!
Where to find them: 12 Parkstone Rd, Poole BH15 2PG
If you’re shopping for a wedding dress on a budget, then you need to check out these wedding dresses for under £1,000.
Curvaceous Bridal of Sheffield is an exclusive and specialist bridal boutique for curvy brides. Offering stunning wedding dresses in sizes 14 to 36, this boutique is a great choice for plus-size brides searching for their dream dress.
Being a curvy bride herself, the owner Chrissy knows exactly how wedding dress shopping can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience so she is there to help guide you through the entire process.
Who they stock: Allure Bridals, Callista, Catherine Perry, Sonsie by Veromia, Millie Grace
Where to find them: 23 Crookes, Sheffield S10 1UA
About a Bride Plus Size
If you are looking for a bridal boutique with years of expertise and knowledge, then About a Bride Plus Size is a must! One of the longest established plus-size wedding dress experts for curvier brides, this boutique has over 140 stunning gowns in sizes 16-54.
Brides travel from all over Britain to attend this boutique and it is easy to see why. The boutique operates on an appointment only basis to ensure that only one bride is seen at a time.
Who they stock: Callista Bride,
Where to find them: 80 Aylesbury St, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK2 2BA
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At Somerset Bridal it’s all about the curves! They are on a mission to give curvy brides the same stunning options that have always been available in smaller sizes. Stocking a wide range of gowns from size 16 right up to 36, this boutique is a real oasis for plus-size brides.
The team at Somerset Bridal pride themselves on their honest, yet sensitive approach and they believe that beauty comes in all sizes!
Find out more about Somerset Bridal here.
Where to find them: 57 The Avenue Minehead, Minehead, TA24 5BB
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Curves and Couture Bridal Boutique
Located in Essex, Curves and Couture Bridal Boutique is a multi-award winning bridal studio that caters exclusively for curvy and plus-size brides. Designed for fashion-forward, stylish brides this boutique is modern and trendy.
All of their designer gowns are chosen carefully from stunning plus-size collections and are available in sizes 16-32. There is also a bespoke service available, so every bride will feel comfortable here.
Who they stock: Sydney’s Closet, Michelle Bridal, Christina Wu Love, Sonsie by Veromia
Where to find them: 1, Langford Court, Ongar Rd, Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood CM15 0LB
Curvy Chic Bridal
One of the first designer bridal boutiques in Northern Ireland to feature a complete collection of full-figured and one-of-a-kind plus-size wedding gowns is Curvy Chic Bridal. This boutique has plenty of options for every bride so you will be sure to find your dream dress here.
Curvy Chic Bridal stocks gowns from all over the world in sizes 16-44 and ensures that you will receive a personalised service and excellent attention to detail during your visit.
Who they stock: Studio Levana, Twilight Designs, Romantica, White Rose Sacha James Curvy
Where to find them: Belfast BT16 2EW
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Heavenly Bodies Bridal
With over 10 years’ experience, Heavenly Bodies Bridal in Catford, London is a plus-size bridal boutique that all curvy brides must visit. The boutique was established to give an unrivalled and affordable service to brides who are sizes 14 or up.
With a large selection of plus-size gowns, brides can try on as many dresses as they wish in a comfortable and relaxing environment. The expertise and enthusiasm of the team here will make sure every bride has the best experience shopping for their wedding gown.
Who they stock: Bonny Bridal, Allure Bridals, Special Day
Where to find them: 85A Elmers End Rd, Beckenham BR3 4SY
Edith & Winston Bridalwear
This Cheshire based plus-size bridal boutique should be visited by all curvy brides in the North West. Located in Knutsford, Edith & Winston bridalwear is an award-winning boutique and we can see why. The team here have carefully chosen a range of designers whose gowns are modern and flattering, not old-fashioned and frumpy.
Where to find them: 4A Princess St, Knutsford WA16 6DD
After her own experiences shopping for her wedding dress as a plus-size bride, Jane from Celebrating Curves Bridal set up the bridal boutique to give brides more options when it comes to picking their dream wedding gown.
Working on an appointment only basis you will receive the full attention and expertise of the staff for a full two hours in a friendly and relaxed environment. Located in the beautiful courtyard at Staniforth Works, this boutique is ideal for plus size brides in the Sheffield area.
Find out more about Celebrating Curves here.
Where to find them: Staniforth Works, Main St, Sheffield S12 4LB
La Fleur Bridal
La Fleur Bridal is a bridal boutique in Middleton that caters for every bride regardless of their size. With an extensive collection of plus-size gowns, curvy brides will feel comfortable and cared for at this boutique.
All plus-size gowns that the boutique stocks have been carefully and consciously bought so that you can have a selection of gowns to try on.
Who they stock: Gino Cerruti, Morilee
Where to find them: 54 Long Street, Middleton
Now that you know there are plenty of plus-size bridal boutiques out there it’s time to start shopping for your dream dress. However, before you book that appointment you have to read these 17 things every bride needs to know before wedding dress shopping.