Special messages from our Beautiful brides
Well we received our pictures on Christmas Eve, the perfect Christmas present, which allowed me to relive the absolute beauty of my dress!
Thank you so so much again for all your help and calmness during what was an incredibly stressful time ( not sure if I told you , but we had to bring forward our wedding 24 hours at the last minute!)
I hope you have a wonderful Christmas ,
"Thank you Michaela for all your help !
We had a fairytale day and everybody loved the dress and veil as much as I did so thank you. I'll send you some professional images when we receive them.
Thank you again.
Married 19th December 2020
"I can't say Thank you enough Michaela for all your help in the preparation of my wedding .
You went above and beyond for me , and kept me calm on my many planning wobbles !
Despite Covid , we had the most beautiful, intimate wedding in Bath and felt just wonderful in my dress. It fitted amazingly (thank you Keziah) and my accessories were more than perfect.
Thank you again.
Much love Tracy Troupe
Married 17th October 2020
Just wanted to send a few pictures over from our wedding . We had the most amazing day, and I absolutely loved wearing my dress.
Thank you so much for all your help."
Married October 2020
I promised I would send you some pictures from our wedding ,so sorry for the delay in getting them over!
Thank you so much for everything , my dress was amazing , and hopefully I will be wearing it again before too long when we can have a party..
Thank you also for getting it cleaned ready .
Thank you so much for helping me find my wonderful dress and for altering it ready for me to take to Belgium.
We went ahead with our wedding On New Years Eve , and it was perfect! I am so happy with my dress!
Love Sara Mostmans"
Big thank you to Michaela and Keziah at Clifton Brides! Having grown up on Bristol, I’d always noticed the beautiful dresses in the windows of Clifton Brides. Many of my friends have got their dresses from there so when it came to me choosing a dress I knew where to head. I’d seen the Lilian West dress in the shop window a month or so before - so when I arrived, I knew which I’d like to try! It had a BoHo feel and amazing lace. Due to Covid, our wedding was postponed in May 2020, re arranged for May 2021. We quickly fitted in a second son before the new wedding date so I was really nervous about wearing the dress, seeing as I had had a baby just 5 months before, but Michaela was very reassuring and Keziah adapted the back for me and I was very happy with the result. We are having our big wedding party in May 2022 and I shall wear the dress again!!
Annabelle Kiddey :-) x
Married in Salcombe May 2021
Thank you guys!!
I absolutely LOVED wearing cool jumpsuit , I felt so comfortable and glamorous all day .. I just want to wear it every day!
Love Kay x
Married Almonry Barn May 2021
"I was 6 months pregnant when Boris cancelled weddings two days before ours was supposed to take place so I quickly returned my maternity dress!
Round 2 was 4 months after giving birth to my daughter and I was not happy with my post pregnancy body.I had left it till the very last minute when I called Clifton Brides to make an appointment. Hannah was amazing in squezing me in early on a Saturday morning and made me feel very relaxed and gave me confidence to try what I wanted and helping me throughout. Even though time was tight I didnt feel under any pressure , and my fabulous dress was made and shipped from Canada in just 8 weeks. Michaela took all my stress away and not once was I concerned I wouldn't have it in time. Michaela really does know her stuff and as soon as I put my own dress on she knew exactly what needed to be done in terms of alterations. Keziah worked to a ridiculous time line in altering it that very same day so I didnt have to travel again to collect. I truly felt like a pricess in my dress and didnt want to take it off and leave the lovely boutique! I'm so pleased I was convinced to go to Clifton Brides and it was the only place I needed to visit.
Thank you all x"
Clifton Brides were amazing throughout the whole process. Really friendly, lovely and helpful when I was choosing my dress and then supportive and reassuring when I was having to reschedule due to covid. Keziah was amazing when arranging and rearranging dress fittings due to covid and lockdown too. Such a lush team! So happy I found my dress at Clifton Brides ❤️
Thank you so much to everyone at Clifton Brides. I was totally in love with my dress and felt amazing all day. The most heartfelt thank you to all of you for making my wedding dress dreams come true.
Elizabeth Savage . Married St Audries Park, May 2021
"Thank you so much for all your help in getting my dress ready ( all very last minute!) for my wedding day August 29th. Matt and I had the most perfect day, and didn't let the restrictions spoil it!"
"Finding a dress 4 weeks after you give birth and your wedding is in less than 3 months is daunting! I met Michaela after I'd visitied 2 other dress shops and my confidence was low! With Michaela's warmth and patience we found my lovely @wtoowatters dress. It had gorgeous detail on the bodice and then lovely polka dots on the skirt. What made it even better was that at my fitting I casually said "it's just missing pockets" and low and behold the amazing seamstress put pockets in - highly recommended pockets in your wedding dress girls! Michaela thank you. You were so sweet, kind and genuine every time we came in. And thank you for boosting my confidence too at a time when I very badly needed it."
"I still can't stop falling in love with my beautiful dress!!! The beauty not only comes from finding the dress that is the one but the wonderful people you meet along the way!! I can not thank Michaela and Clifton Brides enough for making the entire experience so perfect! From the moment I said yes through to the final collection they were just amazing and made every visit an absolute delight!! I will miss you. THANK YOU!!! xx"
"I am just beaming after my visit to Clifton Brides. I had the loveliest experience with my mum and sister (and baby niece) where I said yes to the dress! It is everything I wanted and is just perfect for my day. I cannot praise Michaela enough for her warmth and experience, guiding me through decisions and leaving me feeling completely confident that I am in safe hands. Michaela went the extra mile by offering to make a dress for my niece to match mine which really means a lot to me and is such a lovely personal touch.
I felt welcomed from the minute I walked through the door and loved the intimate feel of the boutique. I am really looking forward to the next stage with Clifton Brides in the lead up to my wedding.
Thank you so much Michaela and team.
"To the Clifton Bride Team,
Hope you’re all doing well!
Just wanted to send a few photos over from the wedding...
It truly was the most magical day and my dress made me feel so confident and happy! It was absolutely perfect!!
So thank you SO much again for helping me choose it and being such a superstar every time I came to the shop. It was a lovely experience every time.
Lots of love to you and your mum!
Emma x x x
I just wanted to send some pictures through from our Wedding back in August. We had the most amazing day, the weather was just gorgeous.
Thank you so much for all the help I received in your shop. You and the girls are just incredible and I’ve received so many lovely comments about my dress and veil, I just wish we could do it all over again!
I’ve attached some photos for you, thank you again.
Love Fran x"
"Dear Michaela, Brenda and all at Clifton brides,
I wanted to drop you a special note to say thank you for all that you did in helping me find the dress of my dreams, I honestly could not have found a dress that was more perfect. Special note of thanks to you for ensuring my bridal journey was as seamless and stressfree as spossible- i couldnt have asked for a more personal, tailored and attentive service, you really are the "dream team" I am so pleased I found you!"
"To the Clifton Bride Team,
Thank you so much for helping me find the perfect dress. Nothing was too much trouble and you were all so kind and reassuring throughout the whole experience.
Thank you so much you are amazing."
"Hello Michaela and Brenda
We shall never forget your professionalism, attention to every detail, friendship and, most importantly for making Laura a most beautiful bride.
Everyone agreed that she looked stunning in her wonderful dress.
You both really do go that extra mile to ensure your brides are happy and confident on their special days - Laura's wonderful smile as she walked down the aisle with her Dad said it all.
Hoping your business continues to thrive and that you are both well,
Love from Laura's mum, Julie xx"
I had such a wonderful experience at Clifton Brides at the weekend. Michaela knew exactly what I was after and showed me a selection of amazing dresses and we fell in love with the first one I tried on! I was worried about getting the dress in time for our September wedding (due to Covid delays) but Michaela put me at ease and I have no worries at all about the dress arriving in time for the wedding..
Kate Amos .. September bride 2021
I am utterly blown away by how amazing my experience has been with Michaela at Clifton Brides. From our initial emails of discussing the dresses I wanted to try from the Lillian West range, to Michaela reserving the sample she had suggested and I really wanted to try on. At the appointment I felt at ease and comfortable, having had two previous negative experiences in other bridal salons, Michaela was so welcoming and extremely helpful. Listened to what I wanted and didn’t want. Chose a few dresses to try on as well as the reserved dress. I ended up choosing the reserved sample as it was perfect, the best dress that I felt suited me down to the core. I also really appreciated Michaela suggesting additions to the dress that the in-house seamstresses are going to make, such as flutter sleeves that I wanted, as well as an organza cover up for the top as I’m getting married in January. I literally could go on and on about how amazing the overall experience was. Fantastic service which was friendly and personable and I got the dress of my dreams. If you are looking for a beautiful wedding dress and you want friendly, warm, welcoming and helpful service, you have to go to Clifton Brides. I’m one happy bride to be!!
"Michaela and all at Clifton Brides,
I just wanted to say thank you all so much for helping me choose my perfect dress. From start to finish I cannot fault anything- the service has been impeccable.
Jade x "
Jade & William
"To lovely team at Clifton Brides,
Thank you so much for my dream wedding dress, I loved the matching accessories you put together. I felt like a princess- if only I could wear it again!
Lots of love,
Jess & Jack"
Jessica & Jack
Just wanted to email to say thanks so much for finding my perfect dress for me!!! I loved every second of buying my dress, and every time I tried it on it was so exciting!!!!!!
On my wedding day, I loved wearing my dress and I felt incredible, everyone commented on how amazing the dress was! Here are some photos of it for you!!
"Dear Michaela & team,
Thank you for all your amazing help and advice when buying my wedding dress. You were all fabulous!"
"Thank you for all your help and for the wonderful experience in finding my perfect dress. From helping helping me choose, to answering my million questions and being so accommodating with every request. I can't recommened you enough!"
Hope you are well? Just wanted to share a few pictures with you from our wedding. It was an absolutely perfect day and everyone loved the dress - they can't stop talking about it. And the more I look at the photos I feel so lucky to have found my dress at Clifton Brides. Thanks again for all your help -it really was seamless! BW, Kate"
"Dear Michaela and the team at Clifton Brides,
Just wanted to say a massive thank you. I loved my dress and lots of guests had said they had never seen a dress like it and absolutely loved it. I felt amazing - thank you so much for everything. I loved every minute of the process of choosing my dress."
"Dear Clifton Brides,
Thank you so much for all your help to get my Alan Hannah dress at such short notice, it meant so much to me to wear the dress I picked with my mum and sister on my wedding day.
Your bridal shop and experience was amazing, thank you again for everything.
Lots of Love,
Emily x x x"
I think it is just coming up to a year since mine and my mum's first visit to Clifton Brides- how time has flown! If it wasn't for you, I might never have even tried that dress on. It was so so perfect and I had so many compliments- even my Grandma loved it! Thanks again"
"I first came to the shop for my sisters dress fitting and knew this was the place to come when it was my turn to shop. Michaela was so helpful & patient whilst I tried in countless dresses & the service from my first call to book an appointment to picking up my dress was first class. A fantastic shop with so many dresses, accessories & ideas!"
"I had been to 3 wedding dress shops before I visited Clifton Brides and as soon as I walked in they made me feel special. I love the exclusive feel you get when you visit here, it is not like all the other shops where there are lots of brides trying on dresses at the same time. All the staff were so lovely and made me and my bridal party feel welcoming. The dress selection is amazing and as soon as I put my dress on I knew it was the one."
Mrs Lippiatt x
"I just wanted to email to say thank you so much for all your help finding me my perfect wedding dress and making sure it fitted me beautifully! You did a brilliant job and I totally loved my dress - wish I had an excuse to wear it again!!
Here are a couple of photos of us - we had an amazing day!"
"I just wanted to share a few photo's with you from my wedding day and say a huge thank you for all your help leading up the day. The prospect of having to find "The dress" was utterly terrifying but once my mum and I found you, I can honestly say you made the experience a pleasure.
I really couldn't recommend you enough and know that every Bride to be that enters your shop will end up feeling as happy as me!"
"Thank you Michaela, you made my dress shopping experience so lovely! I think I may have found "the dress" I cannot wait until September!! I would recommend Clifton Brides to everyone, what a lovely shop! Thank you again! XxX"
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