4 of the newest names in the North East wedding industry to watch out for
Struggling to find the perfect dress or your dream wedding venue? Here are some of the newest bridal stores and venues in the region that could be just what your looking for.
Mrs W Bridal
66 Park View, Whitley Bay NE26 2TH
Home in the heart of Whitley Bay, Mrs W is a destination bridal concept store, created with modern and laid-back brides in mind. Promising a fashion-forward yet thoughtful, relaxed and memorable experience, every bride who walks through their doors will feel understood and fabulous inside and out.
Their collection of stylish, minimalistic wedding dresses and accessories are sourced from some of the most sought-after designers from across the globe. If you’re currently struggling to find the perfect dress that captures your personality, Mrs W offers unique, contemporary style alternatives to the norm, which will reflect your individual style.
Halton, Corbridge NE45 5PY
Halton Grove is set to be an unforgettable wedding venue nestled in the beautiful Northumberland countryside. Just a stone’s throw away from the pretty village of Corbridge, the estate – which is being built as we speak – will be yours for as long as you choose to stay. Surrounded by rolling hills and unrivalled views across the Tyne Valley, Halton Grove is a unique setting that we can guarantee no one you know will have been married in yet.
With a Victorian farmhouse built from Hadrian’s Wall stone, a newly updated Bridesmaids’ Cottage and nature at every turn, the grounds have incredible history and charm – making them the perfect backdrop for your special day. And good news, Halton Grove is now taking bookings for 2023/24 weddings.
E B Bridal
5-7 Bondgate Within, Alnwick NE66 1SX
This newly opened bridal boutique, that’s located in the historical Northumberland market town of Alnwick, is on a mission to create a magical, memorable experience that’s enjoyable and relaxed for every bride. Trying on wedding dresses is such a special moment shared between you and your bridal party, which is why E B Bridal have an appointment-only service – meaning you’ll get the boutique exclusively to yourself when you try on their collection of luxury wedding dresses.
But this bridal studio is more than just your average store. E B Bridal is bringing together the wedding community in Alnwick. With their directory set to launch on their website soon, E B Bridal will showcase the best local wedding supplies their town has to offer. From photographers to wedding cake makers and even HLN’s fave Daint Jewellery, here you’ll find everything you need for your big day, all in one town.
Dalton Old Pump House
Stockton Road, Dalton-le-Dale, Cold Hesledon, Seaham SR7 8RQ
This newly refurbished historic wedding venue that’s situated in Seaham is a Grade II listed building filled with history that dates back to 1873. Now a sophisticated, modern wedding venue steeped in Victorian character and architectural detail, the charming exterior is defined by traditional brickwork and grand steps at the entrance. And the interior is complete with modern accents to create a unique, upscale space.
From grand, formal weddings to boho, laid-back weddings, this venue is a blank canvas with scenic grounds that are ideal for a stroll and photo opportunities, with pretty flowers and trees providing a serene backdrop for your special day.