The National Wedding Show Returns To Olympia London: Show Preview

02 Feb 2015

The UK's biggest wedding show is preparing to return to Olympia London on 20-22 February. Just a week after Valentine’s Day, The National Wedding Show comes at the perfect time for newly engaged couples to celebrate their romantic Valentine’s proposal and start planning the day of their dreams.

With over 250 of the of the nation’s best wedding suppliers and the hottest names on the high street, as well as stellar line up of features, The National Wedding Show is the no.1 destination for brides & grooms to try, buy, book and hire everything they need for their big day.

The unmissable Catwalk Show will present the latest trends from the very best in bridal including Qiana Bridal, Candy Anthony, Berketex, Ghost, Alfred Angelo, Jarlo, Mode Bridal, Debenhams and many more.

The finishing touches will be provided by official show sponsor bareMinerals, iconic nail brand Essie and hair brand Fudge, who will create the latest bridal beauty looks and hair styles to complement each dress. With stylish menswear from Moss Bros as well inspiration for bridesmaids and Mother of the Bride, the Catwalk Show is a must see for the entire bridal party.

Brides will be able to browse and try on their dream dresses in the Bridal Boutique and Designer Area, which together house the largest number of dresses under one roof from Mode Bridal, Ivory & Co, Zaeem Jamal, Pure Couture, Beyond Burlesque, Charlotte Simpson, Mojgan Designs and many more, while grooms can get suited and booted with the likes of Cad & The Dandy, Moss Bros, Young’s Hire and Slaters.

The Wedding Theatre in partnership with Confetti.co.uk will once again play host to the invaluable Top 10 Tips sessions. Produced by renowned wedding show and TV producer Jane Galpin and hosted by fashion journalist and presenter Antonia O’Brien, the Top 10 Tips will see the show’s Glam Squad reveal the latest bridal trends and essential hair, make-up and style advice. his season’s expert line-up includes Cat Jenkins, Make-Up Artist from award winning mineral makeup brand bareMinerals, Cinta Miller, Celebrity Hairdresser and Artistic Director for Fudge, Fashion Stylist Claire Ginzler and experts from iconic nail brand Essie.

As well as offering beauty and style advice for the entire bridal party, each session will also featurelive demonstrations, with one lucky visitor selected for a complete makeover and transformed from head to toe by the show’s Glam Squad, before being unveiled to the audience in a breathtaking big reveal. The Designer Flower Market will showcase spectacular floral displays from the nation’s finest florists including Amie Bone Flowers and Flowers by Roxanne. From bold and bright to pretty pastel hues, visitors can seek inspiration for every wedding theme and colour scheme.

The National Wedding Show offers an unrivalled shopping experience, with the likes of House of Fraser, John Lewis, Debenhams, Thomas Cook, Turquoise Holidays and Sandals on hand to help with everything from registering for a gift list to booking the perfect honeymoon. Alba Rose, Aurus Diamonds and more of the nation’s finest jewellers will present their latest collections of wedding rings, while iconic nail brand Essie will be offering mini manicures at the Nail Bar. Visitors can discover Essie’s elegant and timeless 2015 Bridal Collection and choose from a selection of 70 shades and bespoke gift sets available to buy at the show.

In between all the shopping and wedding planning, visitors can head to the Afternoon Tea Room for a spot of tea and cake, or make a pit stop at The Champagne Bar to toast to future happiness with a glass of bubbly.

Those with VIP Tickets can take advantage of exclusive benefits including fast track entrance to the show, reserved seating at the Catwalk Show, fast track catering areas and a complimentary glass of bubbly. VIP ticket holders will also receive a goody bag full of beauty products including a bareMinerals Lip Gloss and a copy of Be A Beautiful Bride, an essential guide which is packed full of useful style and beauty advice. If that’s not enough, visitors will also have the option to book themselves in for a mini makeunder in the bareMinerals pop-up salon*. (*Be a Beautiful Bride & bareMinerals mini makeunders subject to availability)

With all this and more, brides and grooms will find everything they need to plan the day of their dreams at The National Wedding Show Olympia London this spring.

For more information visit www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk
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Contact Katie or Emma at Good Results PR for further information & images:
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Note to Editors
Spring 2015 Diary Dates:
Manchester Central – 7-8 February
Olympia London 20-22 February
Birmingham NEC – 27 February – 1 March
To book tickets, visit www.nationalweddingshow.co.uk or call the ticket hotline on 0844 874 0486.

Spring 2015 ticket prices
Standard Tickets –
Advanced standard tickets £15 / On the door standard tickets £20
VIP Tickets –
Advanced VIP tickets - £35 / On the door VIP tickets - £40

Spring exhibitors include
Crystal Heirlooms, Hermione Harbutt, Alphabet Photography, Bateman Designs, Blenheim Palace, The
Wedding Tree, Chris Hanley Photography, Beachcomber Tours, Debenhams, House of Fraser, John Lewis,
Elegant Steps, Formal Affair, Foto-Fusion, Glow Love Lights, Georgina Scott Bridal, Ivory & Co, Jon Richard,
Alba Rose, Noble & Wright Atelier, Exclusive Yacht Weddings, Rachel Simpson, Slater Menswear, Swizzels
Matlow, The Dressing Rooms, Amie Bone, Shoot It Yourself, By Harriet, Ann’s Designer Cakes, Cad & the
Dandy, Wedding Flip Flops, Cancer Research UK, Turquoise Holidays, Sandals, Daphne Rosa, Exquisite
Sandals, Weddings by Driven, Emma Louise Design, Gillian Million, Hf Couture, Hucklebucks Cakes, Goldlink
Stationery, Lavenders of London, Tux n Tails, Maids to Measure, Little Bevan, Qiana Bridal, Royalties Events,
Thomas Cook Travel, Cheadle Bride, Fairytale Brides, Kanika Hotels, Black Tower, Shropshire Petals, GD
Flowers, Nigel Rayment, The Lowry, Zaeem Jamal, Dominican Republic Tourist Board and many more.

Media Partners –
- Brides
- You & Your Wedding
- Wedding
- Perfect Wedding
- Wedding Ideas
- 5 Star Wedding Directory
- Confetti - Confetti.co.uk, the UK's biggest online wedding site, is proud to be working in partnership
with the Wedding Theatre this season. Confetti has a long history of providing brides with everything
they need to plan and execute their ideal wedding
- UK Bride - www.ukbride.co.uk.is the social networking website for brides to be. With over 475,000
members, 95,000 Facebook fans, the largest database of brides-to-be in the UK and a network of
regional wedding magazines