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A huge thank you to all our Elite Brides...

We wanted to say a huge thank you to our customers and every single Elite Bride who's visited us since we reopened in June.

Have you booked your VIP appointment?

We're now offering VIP appointments in all our boutiques!

Everything you need to know...

This is the most up-to-date Covid-19 guidance for all our boutiques, in line with the government's own guidelines! Please take the time to read this guidance before you visit us for your appointment. We'll make sure you and your experience feel as beautiful and special as ever!

Get up to 3 bridesmaid gowns FREE!

When you shop for your own dream dress, get up to 3 free dresses for your beautiful bridesmaids!

We're offering VIP appointments!

After receiving a huge amount of enthusiasm from our Elite Brides, we'll be trialling extra special appointments in our Castleford boutique from 26th July!

We're open!

As of today, 15th June, all our boutiques have reopened after the lockdown! We're so, so excited to welcome beautiful brides-to-be back into our boutiques.

We're getting ready to reopen...

And we're threading a little glamour into the new normal! As we'll be requiring all guests to wear PPE during their appointments, our Director of Retail has worked with one of our incredible designers to create some beautiful freebies for our brides to be.

Storing your gown

Worried about storing your gown between now and your wedding date? Here are our top tips!

Welcome back to our boutiques! A few things you should know...

We're beyond excited to welcome brides back into our boutiques on 15th June! But for a while once the lockdown has lifted, our appointments will look a little different in order to make things as safe as possible for both staff and brides. This is everything you need to know before you attend.

All things bridal

Last week we showcased loads of amazing local wedding suppliers! Could they be the perfect pick for your big day? In case you missed it, here are some highlights from our Instagram takeover, in their own words...

Social media takeover

Now's the perfect time to really lose yourself in wedding planning... and although we're a little biased, it isn't all about the dress! So next week we're running a social media takeover with some incredible local wedding suppliers...

To all our brides who are postponing their weddings right now...

Unfortunately due to the current circumstances, we've had so many brides understandably contact us to say their wedding has been cancelled or postponed. Here's our advice to anyone struggling with this right now!

For those with upcoming weddings...

If your wedding is coming up in a few months' time and you're not yet sure whether it'll need to be cancelled, we know this is a very stressful time for you - and you have a lot of questions for your wedding suppliers. Here are a few pointers on what we're doing to support you here at Elite Bridal.

Nominate now!

It's been a bizarre, unprecedented month - but shining through all the stress and difficulties right now, our newsfeeds have been absolutely filled with good deeds from amazing people. That's why we're giving you the opportunity to nominate one bride-to-be who deserves to win their dream wedding dress!

While we're closed...

Following the government's announcement yesterday, all our boutiques will be closed for the duration of the lockdown.

To all our customers whose weddings are affected by coronavirus...

We know that a lot of our wonderful customers are unfortunately having to cancel or postpone their weddings, and that our new customers are unsure of the situation within our bridal boutiques right now. We also know that you have many questions for us during this difficult time. We aim to answer some of these here.

Customer announcement: Coronavirus measures

During this difficult time for small businesses up and down the country, we wanted to reassure all our amazing Elite Brides and customers, and help answer some of the questions you may have as quickly as possible.

Mother's Day event

It's almost Mother's Day! And what better way to celebrate with your mum than by sharing that once-in-a-lifetime bridal experience?

Prom giveaway

We're excited to announce an incredible competition for Hull promgoers, in conjunction with Brown Sugar Salons & Training Academy! Want to win your whole prom look for free? Read on and find out how you can enter...

Valentine's Day event

Missed out on our January sales? Don't worry - it's almost Valentine's Day, and we have an incredible event on to share the love!

Share the love!

Enter our Facebook competition now for your chance to win £100 to spend in any of our boutiques...

Saying goodbye to Sarah

This week we're saying goodbye to a bridal advisor who's been with Elite Bridal since we first opened our Castleford boutique - and she will be sorely missed!

New year, new look!

To celebrate our new look this weekend, we're offering special luxury appointments throughout Saturday and Sunday... There'll be bubbles, sweet treats and special discounts!

Top tips for 2020 brides-to-be...

Getting married in 2020? Our Director of Retail has some advice for all brides shopping with us this year, and how you can make the most of your Elite Bridal experience!

Thank you for attending our final Elite Bridal Show of the year!

We had an amazing time at our last show of the year. Congratulations to everyone who said yes to the dress at our Elite Bridal Christmas Show yesterday!

Our Christmas Bridal Show in Hull!

We're holding one more Elite Bridal Show before Christmas, and we're taking the event back to Hull! Drop us a message to book your free ticket now.

Celebrating our beautiful brides

Last weekend we asked brides to tell us what they loved about themselves - and we loved what they shared! Read some of our favourite quotes.

Thank you for attending our Elite Bridal show last week!

We loved sharing our new collections with Castleford & Pontefract last week, but not as much as we loved your reactions to them!

In partnership with Katie Loxton...

We're really excited to announce our new partnership with bridal accessory designer Katie Loxton! Coming soon to our boutiques...

Love Yourself Weekend

Here at Elite Bridal, we know it's not just about loving the dress - it's about loving the way you look in it. That's why on the 2nd and 3rd of November, we're planning a whole weekend to celebrate everything you love about yourself!

Dress your whole bride tribe for less!

Get up to three free bridesmaid dresses when you purchase your own gown with Elite Bridal!

Check out our latest shoot

Did you catch all the pics and videos on our social media this weekend? Well, the photos from our latest shoot at stunning wedding venue Bardney Hall are back... and they're absolutely beautiful!

Happy birthday, Elite Bridal!

To celebrate Elite Bridal's Xth birthday, we're offering all appointments this weekend £50 off their dream dress.

Our next Elite Bridal Show

Our last Elite Bridal Show in Hull was a huge success... Now we're bringing it to Pontefract and our Castleford store! Join us at the Kings Croft Hotel on 20th October... Tickets are free but numbers are limited, so drop us a message to book!

A new Elite Bridal Experience

We've renovated our Hull boutique, opened a brand new premises in Brighouse, and there's more on the horizon...

Brighouse brides, get £50 off a weekend hen getaway!

To celebrate the opening of our brand new boutique in Brighouse, we've teamed up with to offer our very first customers £50 off an amazing hen weekend experience!

Our new boutique is officially open!

Today was the official grand opening of our brand new boutique in Brighouse... and what a day!

We're opening a new boutique!

Huge news - we're opening a brand new bridal boutique in Brighouse, Yorkshire!

Say hello to our amazing new seamstress!

We're welcoming Alyona, our amazing new seamstress, to the Elite Bridal team!

A birthday to remember!

We've never been so excited to announce the winner of a competition here at Elite Bridal... but we never expected that when we contacted our randomly selected bride-to-be, her first words would be, "It's my birthday today!"

Bridalwear sale

It's sale season as we bring in our brand new collections, and that means you could find your dream dress for up to 60% less!

Boho beauty

Check our latest stunning photo shoot with our brand new collection, including some real boho beauties!

Amazing new bridesmaid offer

We have an incredible new offer on in all our boutiques right now... Get free dresses for your beautiful bridesmaids when you purchase your own bridal gown! Read on to find out more.

Design your dream wedding dress

It's by far our biggest competition yet... Win the chance to design your own dream dress, and our amazing seamstresses will make the dream a reality!

Thanks for attending our first Elite Bridal Show!

What a week... We held our very first Elite Bridal Show, launched our latest collection, and enjoyed a few bubbles along the way! Catch up on all the fun with our stunning new gowns...

Let's hear it for the dads

Thank you so much for sharing your Father of the Bride pictures and stories with us this Father's Day!

Elite Bride makes model for a day

Yesterday we were shooting with stunningly beautiful Terri - who's a real Elite Bride! Terri applied to be a curvy model for some of our gorgeous gowns, and might have caught the modelling bug...

Join us for our Hull bridal show!

We're incredibly excited to announce that we're hosting a bridal show next month in Hull! Join us on 18th June at 6:30pm to check out our very latest collection, along with other amazing local wedding suppliers.

Could you be a curvy bridal model?

Here at Elite Bridal we don't do a plus size range - because all our gowns are available in every size. We really care about showing Elite Brides that our dresses are designed for real women, and you could be part of that! We're looking for models in sizes 16-20 to show of some of our gorgeous dresses... Read on to find out more!

It's all happening in Hull

What with an exclusive new collection, exciting events and a glamorous revamp in the works... there's a lot for Hull brides to look forward to!

Get hitched without a hitch

Last month our Retail Director, Holly, visited one of our wonderful Elite Brides on her wedding morning to dress her for the big day!

Behind the Scenes

We love showing you what goes on behind the scenes here at Elite Bridal. Check out this behind the scenes video from one of our latest photo shoots!

Brides Up North spring giveaway

We're so excited to be featured in an article this week by Brides Up North... and to be part of a huge spring giveaway! There are some amazing prizes on offer for brides-to-be, and entering couldn't be easier...

Mother's Day VIP event

Did you celebrate Mother’s Day last weekend? We did!

Announcement: New Retail Director!

Elite Bridal has a brand new Retail Director – and she has some exciting things in store for you, our beautiful brides!

Elite Bridal design team

Did you know that all our collections are designed by an amazing team right here in Yorkshire? Find out what this means for you as an Elite Bride!


AN UNBEATABLE BRIDESMAIDS OFFER Up to 3 FREE Bridesmaids Dresses when you spend over £695

Bridal Tip 3

This weeks Bridal tip from our Dress Designers.

Q&A With the Designers

Would you like to ask our designers some questions? Head over to our instagram Tomorrow our Bridal team will be answering anything you need to know.

Bridal Tip 2

This Weeks Bridal Tip from our Bridal Designers

Watch us Design our version of the Meghan Markle Dress

Our Designers are currently working on a really exciting project! Our Version of the 'Meghan Markle Dress' Keep up with our project - Head over to our instagram page for more details.

Why choose us?

Have you watched our video? Take a few minutes out to watch our video! See our home page -

Bridal Belts

As our Accessories page isn't quite ready.... We thought we would show you an example of belts you can expect in store.

Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. An extremely proud moment for the whole of England, thank you for sharing your magical day with the Nation. We Adored Meghan's Dress, ever so elegant and Glamourous. Keep watching our blog for our version of Meghan's Dress.

Our Designers

Our Designers have been extremely busy working on our new Collections, Ladies get ready this may be one of the best collections yet Coming to stores soon, Keep in touch with our facebook and instagram accounts for more details.

Congratulations Brides to be.

Did you say YES to the man of your dreams?

Huddersfield Bridal Outlet Store

Looking to visit our Flagship Bridal boutique outlet store in Huddersfield?

Meet our Castleford team

Meet our lovely ladies in Castleford, and read their top tips ahead of your bridal appointment!

Meet our Hull team

Meet our lovely ladies in Hull, and read their top tips ahead of your bridal appointment!

Meet our Brighouse team

Meet our lovely ladies in Brighouse, and read their top tips ahead of your bridal appointment!

Prince harry's Engagement

Congratulations to Prince Harry and his beautiful Fiancé Meghan Markle

Dream Wedding on a Budget

Could you imagine having the wedding of your dreams for only £3000? This couple managed it…

Bride Discovers Wedding Venue is Pokemon Hotspot

Pokemon Go craze keeps guests glued to their phones on brides BIG day

AO Advert Filmed at Elite Bridal Outlets

AO Advert Filmed at Elite Bridal Outlets Elite Bridal Outlets were invited to host the latest advert for online appliance giants at our…

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