Deciding On a Dress Budget

The excitement from your engagement is still lingering, and La Reine’s team couldn’t be happier for you! This next big step in your life is exciting yet daunting, and you are just about ready to start planning your wedding day! Budgeting is an essential part of the part of the planning process, and you’ll want… Continue reading Deciding On a Dress Budget

Popular Dress Necklines

Bridal shops around Bristol host brides-to-be and their loved ones while searching for their perfect wedding gown. Often times, brides will enter La Reine with styles they love, including their favorite necklines. If you’re still searching for your inspiration dress, here are a few popular dress necklines our brides love: Off-the-Shoulder If you’re looking to… Continue reading Popular Dress Necklines

Why Private Rooms Are a Must

With comfort and intimacy often being two ways brides wish to remember their wedding day, the entire experience leading up to the “I do’s” should only add to the atmosphere. Sharing these moments with the people you love should be done with care and excitement throughout every step of the process, including wedding gown shopping.… Continue reading Why Private Rooms Are a Must

Wedding Superstitions

Growing up we all know of the basic superstitions we all know. Step on a crack and you’ll break your mothers back, walking under a ladder is bad luck and black cats are lucky/unlucky depending on the culture. These superstitions came from old wives’ tales that stuck when we were children and can carry over… Continue reading Wedding Superstitions

What Are Trunk Shows?

If you have worked wedding dresses for as long as La Reine’s team, then you have heard the term “trunk show” at least once or twice. Common along gown designers, these shows happen in a variety of boutiques. It’s a once in a lifetime experience that La Reine’s team hopes every Bristol bride gets the… Continue reading What Are Trunk Shows?