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Heart Radio interview

So today I had the lovely Amy from Heart Radio come in to interview me about the Royal Wedding and also to find out all about the street party! Everyone is desperate to know what Meghan will wear...if only I had a crystal ball! Haha! You can read my earlier blog here. Plans are well underway for the street party, all we need [...]

Maggie Sottero’s new Curve Collection

You may have seen my other blog post about our recent buying trip to Maggie Sottero for A/W2018.  Well we couldn't have been more thrilled to find out that Maggie has decided to make a core range of their gowns, not a different range, but key styles from the real collection, in a construction that will bring out the best in our curvy [...]

The Beautiful Maggie Sottero AW2018 Collection Launch Video – it’s not what you ‘re expecting…

It's no secret that we are HUGE Maggie Sottero fans here at Pure.  Every year, season after season her designs offer incomparable fit, quality and beauty.  There is always so much excitement and a buzz around the place when it's time to go along and buy the new season collection.  And you may have already seen an earlier post from our buying trip [...]

The Royal Wedding – What Will Meghan Markle wear?

With a little over three weeks until the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle we're fizzing with excitement here at Pure with thoughts of what the bride will be wearing. We really think she'll have a couple of dresses, one more traditional and in keeping for a Royal and one which we may never get to see for the after party! [...]

Pure & Bride Magazine – video shoot

So this year we've been approached by Bride Magazine to work collaboratively on a joint idea with them. We're going to be filming a series of video's offering top tips, from what to expect from your bridal boutique, to the basics you should know about buying a bridal gown and ordering your menswear. We recently filmed one element of the first video and [...]

Marry In Norfolk Cover Shoot

Today we had the front cover photo shoot for Marry in Norfolk Magazine.  We were thrilled to be asked to get involved and excited for our first photo shoot at this stunning venue...it all got a little more exciting when the huskies turned up! We’ve never done a shoot with animals as the props before, and so I had no idea what to [...]

Road Trip! – Buying the Maggie Sottero AW2018 Collections

We love a good road trip...well who doesn't? But when it's a team road trip, and we're all on board and all going to buy Maggie Sottero wedding dresses...well, we're just like kids in a sweet shop! This season the key trends were sleeve details, lace is still very big, as are plunge necklines and beading.  This season Maggie have come up with [...]

Do you know about our own Separates collection? Pure’s – Designed By You

We have been in the wedding dress business for a long time now and so we are always confident in the collections we buy from our designers.  But, they can't always predict what our brides want and we often find ourselves in a situation where a bride will love the top of one gown and the bottom of the another....in fact it happens [...]