If you’re a curvaceous babe, chances are Kinnies Bridal Classics will be on your radar. The boutique is full to the brim with divine plus-size labels like Michelle Bridal, Venus, Hilary Morgan and Sonsie.
The latter, a new addition to the Motherwell boutique, belongs to the Veromia Group (a fashion force to be reckoned with) and is the queen of the A-line, sculpted with fuller figures in mind. Pretty doesn’t even cover how we feel about style 91610 (above, £POA), with its of-the-moment boat neckline, beaded waist, circular tulle skirt and lace appliqué.
“We carry out our own alterations in house and offer a dressing service,” explains the store’s owner and founder Anne Corcoran. “One of the team will travel out to you on wedding morning to help style you and your party on the day, making sure you are all dressed to perfection. A packing service is also available for weddings abroad and we do not forget you after your nuptials, as we can restore your dress to pristine condition with our dry cleaning service.”
Even better, if you quote TK19 on your visit, you can nab yourself a free veil worth up to £150. We’re thinking cathedral-length…