Covid-19 Precautions & Procedures
Belle Mariée Bridal is reopening on Saturday 8th June. The safety of our staff and customers is of the utmost importance, so we have put several protective measures in place for appointments over the coming months. We will be santitizing the shop between each appointment, and ensuring social distancing and the correct use of PPE during all appointments, fittings and collections in accordance with government guidelines.
We want our brides to feel as comfortable and safe as possible during this time, while still making your time at Belle Mariée Bridal a magical experience. Please see further protective measures we’re taking in the FAQ’s below. Should you have any further questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to call us on 046 943 0847.
Do I need to wear a mask?
Yes. We require masks and gloves be worn at all times, during all appointments, fittings and collections, for the safety of our staff and customers.
Do I need to bring any personal protection equipment?
We have sanitizing stations throughout the shop, and provide gloves and masks. However, please feel free to bring and wear your own personal protection equipment, if preferred.
How many people can I bring to my appointment?
To ensure social distancing, health and safety during this time, we require you only bring one guest with you to your appointment. Our highly experienced consultants will be there to help guide you, offer advice and ensure your experience at Belle Mariée is a magical one.
Do I still need to book an appointment for accessories, bridesmaids and Mother of the Bride?
Yes. Appointments are necessary for all areas of the shop to avoid over crowding and ensure social distancing. You can book an appointment by clicking here, or calling us on 046 943 0847.
Do I need to book an appointment and how long do they take?
Yes, we would ask that you need to book an appointment. Each appointment will take approximately 1 hour, to an hour and a half.
What is the latest appointment I can book?
Ideally, 4:40pm is the latest slot to book an appointment, however late appointments are available on request.
Do you have easy accessible parking?
Yes, there are multiple car parking spaces right outside the shop front, or alternatively, there is a car park to the side of the building.
Is there wheelchair access?
Yes, our entire ground floor and 2 changing rooms are wheelchair accessible.
Can I wear fake tan to my appointment?
No, as this can soil the dresses. We would ask that you don’t wear tan, or heavy make up for your appointment.
What sizes do you cater for?
We cater for sizes 8-30.
Do you provide an alteration service?
Yes, we have an extremely talented tailorette and milliner who has a wealth of experience in dress fitting and alterations, as well as creating bespoke and custom pieces from veils, headpieces, sleeves and bolero’s.
Do you supply bridal accessories and shoes?
Yes, we have a large selection of veils, headpieces, shoes, bags and belts in our boutique.
How far in advance should I buy my wedding dress?
We would recommend between 9 and 12 months before your wedding.
When do you carry out any alterations?
Alterations are carried out on each dress 6 weeks before the wedding.
How much of a deposit is required to reserve my chosen dress?
We require a 50% deposit on all dresses, with the balance to be paid before alterations (if any) or collection.
Can I buy a dress off the rails and take it away the same day?