Do you have a favourite era? You might like the look of the 30s or the 40s. You could get some inspiration by looking at magazines or books of the day or by simply sitting back and watching your favourite old films again. There are all sorts of suppliers out there who will help you to be brave and try on an 1920s dress, for example. You could look amazing in something you had never seriously considered before! Grace of Westcott could certainly help you out. They stock a selection of wedding dresses, tiaras, veils and shoes vintage weddings as well as contemporary.
Based in Kew is Angela Stone. She has the dresses, the flower clips, the tiaras, rhinestones, bejewelled veils. You name it!
Men are also catered for of course. There are a lot of options out there. There are vintage wedding specialist and even vintage fairs you can visit to get inspired. You could stumble across something amazing! How about a vintage 1940s tweed suit to make those photos really memorable?
You may really want to go to town and choose to arrive in some kind of transport of the era. In Farnham, there is the Classic and Vintage Car Company. They have over twenty years experience and can supply chaufeur driven Bentleys, Sunbeams, Jaguars and many vintage American cars too.
Your Surrey Wedding Magazine even has an ‘ask the experts page’ where you can even email them for specific advice on all things wedding; vintage and otherwise.
So, there really are endless possibilities in Surrey if vintage is the way you want to go!