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Beautiful Bianca married her prince charming, Dean, in a fairytale illusion-back gown from Brides of Somerset. The ceremony and reception was held at Hudson’s on Vredenheim Wine Estate in Stellenbosch and was captured by the talented Justin Davis.   A perfect day requires the perfect gown – Bianca knew she wanted to walk down the aisle in a lace dress, but needed advice on the perfect fit to flatter her figure. For this reason she turned to Averil Chowles for advice and after spotting Brides of Somerset’s “gorgeous gowns” online, she immediately made a booking.   “After...

Real Bride, Sharon Henning, married her sweetheart in a Veromia design from Brides of Somerset   “I heard gasps as I walked down the aisle in my dream wedding dress. ”   Years ago her sister bought her wedding dress from Avril at Brides of Somerset and it was then that Sharon decided that she would also book a consultation when her big day arrived.   “I only had three months to plan the wedding and therefore I knew that I didn’t have time to search for a wedding dress from numerous suppliers. Luckily Brides of Somerset’s...

Teneil and Brad Page tied the knot at a romantically intimate venue just outside Stellenbosch, South Africa. Before stepping down the elegant isle at Brenaissance Wine & Stud Estate, she needed the perfect wedding dress to make him weak at the knees.   We asked her to share her love story and experience of finding that perfect gown with us.   Q: What was the most enjoyable thing about getting your dress from Brides of Somerset? A) This is an easy one, the passion and enthusiasm shown throughout the process by Averil made each fitting that much...