Join Brides at The Royal Exchange, a luxury shopping and fine dining destination in the heart of The City of London, on April 2nd to view the venue and get inspiration for your big day.

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We are hosting a wedding showcase with an impressive lineup of partners including personalised invitations by Smythson and timeless gift ideas by brands such as Mont Blanc and Theo Fennell, not to mention top London florists Nikki Tibbles Wild at Heart and bespoke designs from Cakes by Krishanthi.

If you're recently engaged but haven't found that flawless sparkler yet, then this is the perfect opportunity to ask for advice with resident jewellers Boodles and Tiffany & Co., on hand to share their stunning new ranges with you within their fabulous stores inside The Royal Exchange.

BRIDAL LINGO

Of course there will be dresses galore from Blackburn Bridal who will be showcasing some of the best designers including Jenny Packham, Claire Pettibone and Suzanne Neville, as well as their own dazzling occasion wear label. Plus, our pick of the very best bridal shoe designers - Emmy Shoes and Freya Rose.  

There will heaps of ideas for the rest of the bridal party with groom's suits from classic mens brands Paul Smith, as well as shoes by the famous Harry's of London and don't forget bridesmaid dresses from Maids to Measure and flower girls dresses by Nicki Macfarlane.

COUNTDOWN TO YOUR GOWN

For beauty we have the following lineup: mini up-do's by the brilliant bridal team at Michael Van Clarke and makeup consultations by Bobbi Brown. Keihl's since 1851 will be offering top skincare tips for flawless skin.

For all your venue and décor needs, D&D London will be on hand with Studio Design for advice on organising your big day.

WORDS OF WISDOM FROM THE WEDDING WORLD

The Royal Exchange, London EC3V 3DG (Bank Station Exit 3); Wednesday 2nd April 2014 6.30-8.30pm; To apply for tickets email bridesretaileditor@condenast.co.uk