As wedding dress boutiques go, Belladonna really is truly stunning. The team; Sue, Tina, Róisín and Rebecca offer a warm and friendly welcome plus plenty of expert advice – these ladies definitely know weddings! In their own words:
‘The anticipation of stepping into a wonderland world of wedding dresses; the rustle of silk; the warm welcome and the glamorous surroundings; the shimmer of sequins; the tears of happiness; the swish of a train; the emotional rush of putting on a veil for the first time; the thrill of wedding dress shopping – these things all begin in Belladonna.’ – sounds wonderful doesn’t it?
Belladonna stock a great range and variety of bridal gowns and accessories, something to suit every style and budget. They hand pick their favourite styles from around the world and of course carry a vast array of Venus designs. The team are dedicated to helping each bride to be they meet find her perfect gown, and to make sure she feels special throughout!
The boutique boasts some truly luxurious fitting suites where you and your ‘helpers’ can enjoy comfort and privacy at your fitting. The team certainly know their stuff when it comes to the technicalities of ensuring a perfect fit, and will be on hand throughout your appointment to offer help and advice. They say, ‘Belladonna offer a collection of wedding dresses that is eclectic, offering a range of designers to suit every type of bride, ceremony and budget. Our trained consultants and in-house stylist will assist you in choosing the best wedding dress style for you.’
A quick look at the testimonials on the Belladonna website shows just how highly other brides rate the boutique and their professional, yet friendly service. Appointments are relaxed, unhurried and fun – exactly the way they should be!
They also have some great advice ahead of your first appointment such as browse the gowns on their website beforehand so that you have a good idea of the designers and styles you like, avoid wearing fake tan or heavy make up to your fitting, and limit your guests to three at most to avoid a ‘too many cooks’ situation!
Of course if Galway isn’t on the list of areas you’re looking at when you’re searching for ‘bridal shops near me’, don’t worry – we have plenty more equally wonderful boutiques up and down the country waiting to help you find your dream wedding dress. Use our handy stockist finder tool to locate the Venus Bridal retailer closest to you.