Want a designer wedding dress but your budget can't quite stretch? A sample sale could hold the key to finding your dream gown! Get up to date with the latest sales below, from some of our favourite designers including Jenny Packham, Vera Wang and David's Bridal!
Mirror Mirror London
Mirror Mirror is an Islington-based London boutique that not only stocks numerous fabulous (and a couple of exclusive) wedding dress designers, but also has a fabulous team of couturiers and bridal designers in-house! A luxury bridal sample sale here is not one to miss. Expect reductions from 30% – 70%, with gowns available to purchase from just £500. Mostly size 12s, but there will be a few size 10s and 14s, too.
WHEN: Sunday 28th October ONLY, 11am to 5pm
WHERE: 56 Penton Street, Islington, London, N1 9QA
TO BOOK: Drop in for free; no appointment necessary!
Head to award-winning bridal brand Sanyukta Shrestha's sample sale to find a sustainable and luxurious wedding gown. The team will be on hand to give you the wedding dress of your dreams, thanks to their brand new Cost Effective Luxury Service. If you find the dress of your dreams, but need some changes, the semi-bespoke service can make your fantasy a reality – fast. And if you're recommended by someone, you'll both receive a Special Gift Voucher to use towards your gown. Sample wedding gown sizes range from UK size 8-14, starting at £800.
WHEN: 15th September for three weeks
WHERE: 59 Walham Grove, Fulham, London, SW6 1QR
TO BOOK: Drop in for free, but if you'd like to speak to and get advice from the designer herself, Sanyukta will be in-house for a limited time. You can book an appointment with her by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 02073859927
Emma Victoria Payne
When it comes to separates, Emma Victoria Payne’s designs are right up there. Think interchangeable bodices and overlays so brides can switch their look from day to evening. The sale will feature one-off pieces with exclusive discounts on bodices and shrugs starting from as little as £150 and gowns from £650.00. Most dresses in sizes 10-12.
WHEN: Sunday 9th September only
WHERE: 6 Park Walk, SW10 0AD
TO BOOK: Appointments are free of charge but places are limited, so book your place now to avoid disappointment. Email: email@example.com or call 020 7584 8322.
Freya Rose Summer Sale
The go-to for wedding shoes, Freya Rose is currently hosting their huge summer sale. With up to 80% off selected styles, now is the perfect time to buy your wedding shoes.
WHEN: Ends 14th August 2018
WHERE: London Showroom (By Appointment Only) The Business Design Centre, 52 Upper St, Islington, N1 0QH
TO BOOK: You can order online at freyarose.com/sale or call 0845 371 4466 to book an appointment.
Savin Summer Sample Sale
We love Savin's cool-girl aesthetic and modern approach to bridal. Colourful embroidery, sheer fabrics, trendy jackets... It's all about the fashion-forward bride. Head to their summer sample sale to bag one at a huge discount. But hurry there, as they have very limited stock!
WHEN: 26th - 28th July 2018
WHERE: 13 Turnpike Lane, London SE10 9JA
TO BOOK: Book your appointment here
The Couture Gallery's Summer Sample Sale
Find your perfect dress at a fraction of the price at The Couture Gallery's renowned Summer Sample Sale. At the sale you'll save 50% to 70% on all wedding dresses, couture gowns, veils & accessories in store. Sample sizes are UK 6 to UK 10 and an in-house alteration service is available. Prices range from around £850 to £1250, while slinky dresses will cost around £1650, and up to £3650 for corseted couture gowns.
WHEN: 12th - 27th of July 2018
WHERE: 6 Campden Street, Kensington London W8 7EP
TO BOOK: Appointments are free of charge but places are limited, so book your place now to avoid disappointment. Register online or call 0207 792 3100.
Emmy London Sample Sale
Bridal show designer Emmy London will open the doors at its Chelsea flagship boutique for an exclusive sample sale. Renowned for their handcrafted techniques and intricate embellishment, the sample sale will include shoes from both the Bridal and RTW collections as well as a range of clutch bags and hair accessories - providing the ideal opportunity for customers to get their hands on a highly sought after Emmy London investment piece at a fraction of the full retail price. With prices starting from £50 and with up to 80% off t his is one event not to be missed!
WHEN: 20th – 21st July 2018
WHERE: 74 Fulham Road, London, SW3 6HH
TO BOOK: Entry is free and appointments are advised. To book email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0207 704 0012
Sanyukta Shrestha Summer Bridal Sample Sale
Our favourite ethical brand is offering brides-to-be the chance to take home a stunning gown at up to 70% off! Award-winning bridal designer Sanyukta Shrestha makes each and every one of her designs with love, care and exceptionally luxurious and organic fabrics. Not only will you enjoy huge discounts, but Sanyukta's brides also enjoy health benefits while wearing her creations. The use of organic silk, cotton and bamboo ensures that, on your big day, comfort remains uncompromised as your skin is nourished and hydrated.
WHEN: 3rd July – 28th July 2018
WHERE: Behuli by Sanyukta Shrestha, 59 Walham Grove, SW6 1QR (5-minute walk from Fulham Broadway station, Free parking available next to the shop on Sundays)
TO BOOK: To book an appointment, email email@example.com or call 02073859927. Sample wedding dress sizes will range from 8-14, staring from £800
Phillipa Lepley Couture Sample Sale
Phillipa is famous for timeless, classic wedding dresses, using the most luxurious fabrics, exquisite embellishments and frequently finished with uber-flattering corsetry. Over 50 of her couture designs, previously starting at £5,000-£15,000 will have monumental price reductions, with up to 90% off, starting at £500! Most dresses will be in sizes 10-12. Not one to miss.
WHEN: From Saturday 30th June 2018 (until the last dress is sold!)
WHERE: Phillipa Lepley's London store: 48 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6HH
TO BOOK: Appointments required: please call 020 7590 9771 to book yours!