Brides of Southampton Est. 1976

About us

Established in 1976 Brides Of Southampton opened it’s doors with one mission in mind; to help every woman find the dress of her dreams! Over 40 years (and 17’000 brides) later, we are the oldest and most trusted boutique in the UK because we know how important your wedding day is!

Boasting the largest collection of bridal gowns in the South of England, our reputation for choice is only exceeded by our reputation for service. We believe the pursuit of your dream dress should be one of the most memorable experiences ever, (apart from the actual wedding day itself obviously!).

Whatever your budget, style or theme, your dress is the dress of all dresses, and the centerpiece of your wedding photos that will live on forever.

With an extensive range of dresses to play with from the best designers out there, our stylists have all the tools available to help you find your dream bridal look and will love helping you along your bridal journey until it is time to say ‘I do’.

Whether your dream is a pretty country Boho wedding, an exotic destination wedding abroad, a glamorous chic, city affair or a romantic princess Fairytale, we can help you achieve your look.

Your appointment will begin with a consultation with your stylist and no effort will be spared to make the experience a beautiful one. Whether you have hundreds of ideas or none at all, we will put you at ease and show you dresses that will complement your figure and embody your personality!

Your journey with us does not end when you find your dress, our exclusive and experienced in house seamstresses will ensure your gown looks like it was made especially for you, and you will leave the store as excited as you were when you said ‘yes’.

As well as our gorgeous gowns, we carry a beautiful selection of handpicked accessories to complete your look. We also have bridesmaids and flower girl dresses to compliment your theme in anything from 6-60 colour options.

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Appointment guidelines

Sundays are appointment only.

We do recommend you to make an appointment for your wedding dress shopping.

Please call or email us for more information on our different services that we offer or see below. It would be appreciated if you could keep your guests to a maximum of 3 people.

Please be advised that the showroom is not the safest environment for little ones.

Thank you.

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20 – 21 Addis Square
Portswood Road, Southampton
SO17 2NE

Opening hours

Mon 9:30AM - 17:00PM Tues Closed Wed 9:30AM - 20:00PM Thurs 9:30AM - 17:00PM Fri 9:30AM - 17:00PM Sat 9:30AM - 17:00PM Sun 10:00AM - 16:00PM

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