At Browns Bride we strive to give you a warm welcome and hope to put you at ease offering a bridal experience this is second to none for service, intimacy and style.
If you haven’t already taken advantage of either our bespoke Pinterest service or initial Zoom session then expect your appointment to take approximately one hour. During that time we will discuss your needs and take down details of your wedding and any thoughts you may have about the type of dress, shoes or accessories that you are looking for. We will then take you through our collection and help you to try them on. *Please see COVID-19 update below*
Please note we charge £30 for the appointment which is taken upon booking and fully redeemable against the purchase of a dress. *Please see COVID-19 update below*
If you would like to request an appointment, simply fill in your details below and we will be in touch within 24 hours or alternatively you can email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can view our guidelines below on the reopening of our boutique since COVID-19. If you have any concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out so we can reassure and answer any of your questions.
COVID-19 REOPENING AND GUIDELINES
We are delighted to announce our boutique is now open! We are only too aware of how difficult a time this must be for all of you planning your wedding. We have friends, family and members of our team all in the same situation. We hope nevertheless that there have also been a lot of good things come from this enforced ‘pause in our lives’, and it has been an opportunity to reinforce all that is truly important, that of our health and our families.
As you no doubt realise the advent of Covid 19 has made it necessary for us to review and update all our safety measures until such time as we are all completely free of this pandemic. Everything listed below is for your safety as well as that of our team, and also to ensure that your visit will be relaxed and enjoyable with the same level care that we are known for.
PRIOR TO YOUR APPOINTMENT:
- Please bring no more than 1 guest to your appointment
- Following government guidelines masks are now mandatory in our boutique
- Please spend time browsing our website where we have images of all the dresses we carry as well as the story behind each of our British and International designers. Also watch out for our Instagram feed along with our Twitter and Facebook for our daily updates.
- Check out our #BBathome service where we are offering to create a bespoke Pinterest Board for you where we curate a selection of dresses available to try on in store that reflect your style. Alongside this we recommend that you then make use of our initial Zoom appointment where you can discuss further face to face with one of our stylists. This service is complimentary.
- Prior to your arrival you may rest assured that the shop will have been deep cleaned with all touch points (sofas, door handles, toilets etc) disinfected. Also, as an extra precaution we will be hot steaming gowns that have been previously tried on between each appointment.
- We will call you the day before your appointment for final confirmation. It really helps us if you could respond to our voicemail if one has been left.
- It’s essential to have made an appointment, unfortunately because of Covid 19 you will not be able to enter our store without one.
- You will be greeted by one of our team who will be in good health and will have been checked that they are fit for work. Your stylist will be wearing gloves and a face mask, but we are sure that you will still see her smile as you are welcomed! As of the 24th of July the government has made masks mandatory in retail spaces so we will kindly ask you to bring a mask with you for your appointment. We will also supply you with a disposable mask if you are not wearing your own and there will be hand sanitiser at your disposal in our reception. We will also, just to be sure, ask to take your temperature on arrival
- You will be taken to your own private room with no other appointments in close proximity and offered a glass of our in house bubbly.
- If you will have already had a home Zoom appointment we will be able to go straight to your chosen gowns that will have been prepared for you. If not, your stylist will take time to chat with you to ascertain which type of dress you are looking for. You will then be able to browse the gowns on display with our stylist pulling out any you wish to try on which will get the ball rolling and the fun begin!
- You will be able to try the dresses on either with the assistance of your guest or should we need to assist we will wear a full visor when we zip you up from behind.
- You will be able then, should you wish, to arrange your own Zoom call with any other friends and family whose opinion you value who can share in the fun.
WE WILL ASK YOU:
- To ensure that you are fit and well.
- To bring no more than one guest with you.
- We also ask you to wear a slip or body suit for trying on the dresses.
WHEN ORDERING YOUR DRESS: This is always a magic moment!
- We will need to take your measurements which we will do with your help and help of your friend if you bring one. We will also take a number of photos for the designer.
- You will be asked to pay 50% deposit without which we are unable to place your order.We would prefer for you to do so by card for health and safety reasons.
- Because of Covid 19 and its impact on the chain from raw materials to design and distribution we are having to allow in most cases a 6 to 11 months to order your dress. Of course there will be designers that can deliver faster and everyone will be doing their utmost to get things back on track as fast as humanly possible.
IF YOU CAN’T WAIT
- Please do look at our Sample store where we carry a truly beautiful selection of Designer gowns all barely tried on and in very good condition that are available for immediate purchase with up to 70% off! It’s a great opportunity to get an international designer dress within a tight budget. We will help you see this dresses more closely by video/ Zoom appointment if you can’t actually get to us. For more information about this category just contact us.
We look forward to seeing you!