Welcome to Team AWB and an exciting 2020!

Abigail WestrupBridal

Nearly reaching the end of our first decade in business, exciting things are happening with AWB. 9 ½ years ago I graduated from my Fashion Design degree at De Montfort Uni in Leicester. After 3 years of blood, sweat, tears (lots of those!), sleepless nights and a few hundred tantrums later- (sorry mum and dad!), I was lucky enough to … Read More

Seven steps to your perfect bespoke dress

Abigail WestrupBridal

Having been a bespoke dress maker for quite a while now, I thought I would share my answers to questions I get asked a lot about the process of having a bespoke wedding dress- or any occasion dress for that matter made! A bespoke dress can be a wonderful process but it also isn’t for everyone. Most brides that end … Read More

Bridal Alterations – Everything You Need To Know!

Abigail WestrupBridal

So, you have the dress of your dreams on order, or perhaps you’ve bought an off the peg dress that needs some tweaks to make it fit like a glove, or you’re thinking of making some design changes to create a unique dress. It’s never too early to start thinking about your alterations! A lot of brides leave it to … Read More