WIN ONE OF 5 PAIRS OF TICKETS TO THE NATIONAL WEDDING SHOW
Engaged couples everywhere are saying ‘I do’ to the National Wedding Show regardless of what stage of planning they are at, whatever their budget or taste – from over the moon, when they announced their engagement, to their honeymoon; the show has everything they need to help them create their perfect day. Brides-to-be who are looking for their dream dress need look no further, the Designer* and Boutique Areas house the UK’s largest collection of wedding dresses under one roof so visitors can check out more dresses in one day than anywhere else. From mainstream brands to from top designers, including Jenny Packham, Ian Stuart, Stewart Parvin, Pronovias, Amanda Wakely, Benjamin Roberts, Hollywood Dreams, Alfred Sung, Kula Tsurdiu, Susan Neville, and many more.
The glamorous Catwalk Show offers further inspiration, for all tastes, traditional dress shapes alongside styles that are a little bit different, with something to suit every taste and budget. Visitors can also shop for fabulous accessories to pull together their big day look, from shoes to die for to underwear he’ll die for!
TV’s style guru Caryn Franklin hosts the How to Look Good Show, and alongside her team of award winning hair and make-up team offers top beauty tips and fashion advice on how to look amazing on the day performing live makeovers on stage from lucky brides-to-be from the audience.
Bridal Beauty Zone * – take some time out to pamper yourself ahead of your big day with hair, nails and make up experts on hand to make you not just look but feel fabulous! Or why not treat your maid of honour to a manicure at the Nails Inc bar to say thank you for all her help.
We know it’s not all about the bride though, which is why we’ve gone all out to ensure that we have the very best in groomswear from traditional top and tails to contemporary styles – with Hugh Harris, Moss Bross, Young’s Hire, Geoffrey Highland Crafts, Anthony Formalwear and Losners to mention a few. Plus a selection of bridesmaid dresses and even mother-of-the-bride outfits.
Couples searching for practical advice can join the Inspiration Sessions. Fun, informative and interactive chats hosted by industry experts guide visitors through the possible pitfalls of their wedding, so they can get hitched without a hitch. Topics include Budgeting and Planning, Cakes and Flowers.
Weddingo has teamed up with the National Wedding Show to offer 5 lucky readers the chance to be at the top of the year’s most prestigious wedding guestlist, absolutely free! You and your ‘plus one’ will have access to the hottest wedding event of the season.
**THE COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED – WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SHORTLY**
To be in with a chance of winning these fabulous tickets all you need to do is add a comment below stating why you want to go to the National Wedding Show in no more than 150 words and we’ll pick the best 5 entries when the competition closes on the 31st August 2008. You’ll receive a FREE pair of tickets to either the London Earls Court show on 26 or 28th September or to the Birmingham NEC show on 10th or 12th October depending on your preference. Tickets are valid on Friday or Sunday and are limited to only one pair per winner (worth between £10 and £16 per ticket). So what are you waiting for? publish your entry below today! The email address will only be used to notify the winner and will never be published online.
* London Only
PS. Busy girls about London town, who are struggling to juggle the 9 – 5 with their wedding plans can take advantage of their Girls Night Out* opening hours on Friday 26th September at London Earls Court where the show opens from 12 noon until 9pm. So working girls can head down to the show after work, a top tip from one enthusiastic bride who came to a previous show “get your hens and your mum together after work and give everyone a job to do, such as cakes, flowers, favours etc and get them to report back at the Celebrations Bar