Belle Mariée Bridal & Occasion Wear opened it’s doors 2016, owned by local business-woman, Fiona Hanily. Located on the main street of Athboy, Co. Meath, formerly the home of McElhinney’s Bridal Rooms. Belle Mariée has a plush, luxurious atmosphere, with soft seating over the two floors of the boutique. Making it the perfect destination for the ultimate bridal shopping experience every bride dreams of and imagines it to be.
We have a large selection of bridal gowns and occasion wear to suit all shapes, sizes and budgets from some of the top designers from around the world. All our gowns are on-trend for the upcoming 2020 season. We also have a large range of christening gowns and Holy Communion dresses. We stock beautiful accessories, shoes, veils, headpieces, bags and belts to complete the entire look, making Belle Mariée the one-stop shop for all brides and bridal parties, including bridesmaids, and mother of the bride and groom. Brands include Ronald Joyce, La Sposa, Modeca, Mon Cheri, Aire, Special Day and Callista. We have two changing rooms downstairs, which are wheelchair accessible and can be opened up to make one large space. As well as a large fitting room and private room upstairs.
We have an excellent team which is made up of Kathleen, who has over 20 years of experience in the bridal industry. She is truly passionate about the quality and workmanship of all the dresses in our collection. Kathleen instantly sets brides at ease as they arrive and browse our exquisite collection of gowns and accessories. Kathleen’s expert knowledge of the female silhouette means she can advise which styles and cuts suit different body shapes and sizes, and can guide any bride through the process and journey of finding “the dress.”
Annette is our resident “tailorette” and milliner, with a wealth of experience and huge creative flair. Annette looks after all our alterations and boasts the extra talent of being able to custom-make bespoke items such as headpieces, wraps, belts and boleros. As well as adding lacework or sleeves to your chosen gown to make it truly unique and be everything you imagined your dream dress to be, should you be unable to find it readily available on our rails.