O’Brien’s Bridal Blog

YOUR WEDDING DAY TIPS (Wear your dress)

3 WEDDING DRESS MYTHS BUSTED Let’s address things that come up in bridal appointments that you may have been led to believe, before ever trying on a wedding dress. 1. BUSTLE LOOPS DO NOT COME PRE-FITTED IN YOUR WEDDING DRESS A bustle is a way of hooking up the long...

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Your Wedding Day Tips (accessories)

WEARING vs. STYLING  Did you know we carry an extensive range of veils, headbands, hair accessories, gloves etc for you to try in our boutique? Accessories should complement your bridal look but can also be used to reflect your own personality and style. Your...

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Your Wedding Day Tips

THE STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO GETTING DRESSED YOU DIDN’T KNOW YOU NEEDED! SAVE for your wedding day and tag the person getting you dressed on your special day: Ensure the floor is CLEAN before laying your dress down STEP into the dress with bare feet unless not possible...

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Preparing for your first bridal appointment

Preparing for your first bridal appointment

Many brides come in to their first bridal appointment not knowing what they want. We suggest browsing our website and social media before you attend your bridal appointment and taking screenshots or names of the styles that you like the look of in our shop. This will...

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Who should I bring with me to my bridal appointment?

Who should I bring with me to my bridal appointment?

The answer is: everyone is different. Some brides choose to come by themselves, some come with their mother, and some choose to bring all of their bridesmaids, their mother and mother-in-law. Our advice would be to bring the most trusted people with you; someone who...

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