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The National Wedding Show

Today sees the return of The National Wedding Show to Birmingham, bigger and better than ever and with a gorgeous new look!  Planning the perfect wedding has never been easier – with over 250 of the UK’s finest wedding experts at hand, from dresses and cakes to venues and favours, The National Wedding Show is the only destination for engaged couples. 


Whether your style is fairy tale fantasy, contemporary chic or vintage delight, the show is sure to hold a wealth of inspiration for anyone seeking advice or inspiration for their big day.  From high street styles to one-off couture, designers will include Suzanne Neville, Stephanie Allin, Jenny Packham, Kate Sherford, Amanda Wakeley, Ian Stuart, Sassi Holford, Rosa Clara, and Maggie Sottero, to name but a few. 

This year a new vintage area is to be launched within the show, featuring a collection of authentic vintage and vintage inspired suppliers covering every aspect of weddings from fashion and accessories to stationery and venue styling.  This will culminate in a central vintage café area where visitors can relax with a quintessentially British cup of tea and a delicious array of cakes.

The live features at the show are not to be missed.  For beauty and fashion guidance make time to watch the How to Look Good Show hosted by TV style gurus Caryn Franklin and Jane Galpin and their team of award winning stylists where they handpick visitors from the audience for a live bridal make-over on stage!  Take your seat at the popular ‘Bridal Coaching’, hosted by former model turned life coach Michele Paradise. Focusing 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 your big day.


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Penelope x x