Aurelia Allen Photography
Aurelia Allen Photography

Wedding dress shopping can be tough, but the right bridal boutique can make the sometimes overwhelming experience a bit easier. We’ve rounded up the top bridal shops in Exeter so that you know where to go to find the gown of your dreams. These wedding dress shops stock a ton of different styles at a ton of different price points, meaning there’s truly something for every bride.

These are the bridal shops in Exeter you need to visit right now.

Prudence Gowns

Prudence is a luxury bridal shop in Exeter that’s been in business for over 30 years. Its carefully-curated collection includes gowns by Stella York, Justin Alexander, Victoria Jane and Sweetheart (just to name a few). But that’s not all! The shop also carries bridesmaid dresses, plus size dresses and men’s suits, so even your groom and his groomsmen can do their shopping here.

Justin Alexander
Justin Alexander

Pirouette

Head to the West Quarter and you’ll find Pirouette, a wedding dress shop in Exeter that’s been around since 1980. The shop is appointment-only and its consultants will work with you to find a gown that fits your exact vision. It stocks styles by big names like Rebecca Ingram, Maggie Sottero, Sottero & Midgley as well as a variety of accessories. Whether you’re on the hunt for something vintage, boho, romantic or sexy, you’ll find something that suits your style here.

Rebecca Ingram
Rebecca Ingram

The Bridal Emporium

If you want to complete your entire bridal ensemble, dress your wedding VIPs and not break the bank, this is the bridal shop in Exeter for you. The Bridal Emporium’s gowns start at £150, and it has plenty of sale styles available if you’re trying to be even more thrifty. Of course, you’ll be able to find more expensive frocks, too, if that’s in your budget. So far as labels are concerned, you’ll find everything from Kenneth Winston to Romantica to Olivia Grace and more.

Kenneth Winston
Kenneth Winston

Catwalk 09

If you’re looking for a relaxed environment to hunt down the wedding dress of your dreams, look no further than Catwalk 09. Aside from comfy couches and a chill environment, it offers dozens of styles and silhouettes to sift through. On its racks, you’ll find wedding dresses by Art Couture, Eternity Bride, Venus Bridal and Christina Wu. There are also bridesmaid dresses available from Venus Bridal and Christina Wu, so you can outfit your girl squad here, too.

Venus Bridal
Venus Bridal

WED2B Exeter

WED2B bridal shops are super popular and for great reason; they offer great labels, great styles and great prices. Pop into its Exeter location and you’ll find stunning creations by Bellami, Viva Bride, Anna Sorrano and more, as well as a collection of bridesmaid dresses fit for your leading ladies. Looking to top of your ensemble with a veil, jacket, belt or tiara? You’re in luck! It stocks a bevvy of accessories, too.

Find inspiration in our wedding dress catalogue. Browse gowns by silhouette, neckline and designer.