What is your most memorable wedding?
My own wedding 26 years ago and I am now looking forward to my son's wedding in 2 years time.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
What about your business are you most proud of?
Setting the business up and the support I have had from my family in doing so. I can't wait to see my clients wearing their dresses on their special day and knowing that I was involved.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Don't be caught up in what others want, it is your day so stick to what will make you happy.
Ask for help from friends and family, don't try to do it all on your own.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
simple homemade gifts for guests - little chocolates that the bride had made and placed in little bags to say thank you
Describe your typical process with a couple.
allowing time for the bride to be to look at dresses that are laid out in size order (the dress you try on and buy is the one you take away) and choose dresses she likes. Try a range of dresses on within the 2 hour appointment along with veils and hoops if required. Bride to be can then decide if they wish to purchase (no obligation or pushy sales) Instalment plan discussed - dresses will be arranged to be dry cleaned and on receipt of final payment the dress can be collected.
What do you love most about your job?
Seeing the look on the bride to be and their guest's faces on seeing themselves in a wedding dress for the first time.
What is your favourite style of wedding dress?
Princess style dress which sparkles in the light. I also like the simple sleek and elegant gowns - it depends on the individual as different people suit different styles.
What is the best way to incorporate "Something Blue" into the wedding outfit?
Adding a personal touch to your garter or underwear to add a touch of blue.
What is your favourite wedding dress of all time?
Has to be Princess Diana's dress