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Catherine Blades Couture provides exclusive hand crafted bespoke wedding dresses that are unique to each bride, personally designed from the first sketch to the equisite finished gown.
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Flower Girl Dresses
Mother of the Bride Dresses
Physical Shop / Studio
Pricing & Costs
- Based in the Blades Bridal studio, set in the beautiful and tranquil countryside on Berkshire, Hampshire border is designer Catherine Blades, who has been in the bridal industry since 2000. Working with designers such as Alexander McQueen and Nikki MacFarlane, With a feel for both avant garde and classical design allowing you to be your unique self Catherine uses high quality exquisite fabrics to create her beautiful designs, and takes great care in making sure that each detail is absolutely perfect on each dress. Her beautiful, inspiring and passionate attitude shines through in all her creations. Taking your ideas and inspiration and fusing them with her knowledge of cut and fit that will flatter and draw admiration on this special day. To have A bespoke wedding dress from Catherine Blades Couture an average price would be £2000. You will be offered expert advice coupled with a down to earth, friendly experience at the Blades Bridal studio where you can relax and feel unhurried.
ExperienceYear Business Was Established2000No. Of Weddings HostedBetween 10 and 30No. Of People In Team2Public Liability InsuranceYes
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Describe your typical process with a couple.
I love to chat about your ideas during our consultation. Then turn those ideas into something real ,designs and fabrics. At this stage we begin to mold your dress, position and manipulate the fabric to accentuate your best bits . I take all that we have learned and discussed and the begin to pattern cut and make your wedding dress. During the first fitting we try your fully constructed gown , finalise the finishing touches and pin where the zip or buttons will be added. The final fitting is when you get to admire the finished gown in all it glory and feel the emotions of the next time you will wear your unique Creation .
What do you love most about your job?
I adore you lovely ladies ,inspiring, helping ,advising and being involved in this very special day it fills my heart.
What is the best way to incorporate "Something Blue" into the wedding outfit?
A small blue heart on the inside of your dress