Category Archives: The Ivory Chapter

Cymbeline’s beautiful 2017 collection.

There are bows and then there are Cymbeline BOWS!

It’s all about the ‘bow’ I see from all of the features that I have read following Barcelona Bridal Week, well when I went to see Cymbeline’s new 2018 collection in London on Sunday I was rather mesmerised by this dress and her bow!   What you can’t really see from this photo is that […]

The Ivory Chapter-off shopping for wedding dresses to add to our collection…

I’ll be heading off to London on Sunday to visit The White Gallery in Battersea Park. A very important date in a bridal boutique’s calendar- this is where we will go and look at the new 2018 bridal collections from wedding dresses, to bridal accessories, shoes and all of the trimmings. There are over 70 […]

Are you ready girls…blue is the new pink

One of the wedding dress trends that has come out of Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week is  ‘pale blue’. There were a number of designers showcasing their new super-subtle pale blue wedding dresses. It is quite refreshing to see a new colour coming through- moving away from the champagnes and blushes to something that little bit […]

A big one for 2018 Bridalwear is…’The Cape’

The CAPE…A really big trend for 2018 bridal collections that has been seen all over the Barcelona Bridal Week catwalks. Personally I’d love to be a super-hero, but this is how you can be one on your wedding day… with a beautiful cape. So whether you’re more of a capelet or a full super-hero cape girl, […]

Elegant Trouser Suits- new 2018 wedding dress’ish trend

All over BBFW wedding dress designers are showing off their new collections for 2018, and I will keep you up to speed with the new trends that are coming through. One wedding dress trend that is an absolute ‘dead-cert’ for 2018 is the pantsuit/jumpsuit and elegant structured trousers. Just type ‘pantsuit 2018 wedding trend’ into […]

Barcelona Bridal Week- which means one thing….NEW WEDDING DRESS COLLECTIONS!!!!!

Such a pivotal time in a bridal boutique’s calendar…Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week (BBFW). It is adorned with  such talent- these leading bridal designers gather in Barcelona to show off their new wedding dress collections for 2018 (how they keep bringing out new and exciting collections i’ll never know) Instagram is literally bursting at the seams […]

No Rain, No Flowers….

There’s nothing quite like having fresh flowers in the boutique. We are blessed to have the most gorgeous boutique florist literally across the road- the blossom tree so picking new flowers each week is a real treat.  

Happy Easter from The Ivory Chapter

Well ladies, have a wonderful Easter break…I am looking forward to putting my feet up for a couple of days! When I come back next week, I’ll be preparing for one of the most exciting events in the calendar for bridal boutique owners… White Gallery in London- where we browse the new collections of some […]