ULTIMO introduce their very first assortment of wedding gowns a few weeks with an assortment that brings brides elegance that is affordable.
Michelle Mone’s business, most widely known due to their underwear, have actually exclusive designs developed by Brian Rennie – whom made Jennifer Lopez’s wedding dress.
Their Ultimo range shall price ?300-?400, fewer than half the typical ?1000.
Brian, from Dundee, could be the head that is former of household Escada. He had been certainly one of Princess Diana’s favourite designers, dressed Kim Basinger whenever she won her Oscar in 1997 and Catherine Zeta-Jones is an admirer.
He hopes he’s made dresses that are magical Ultimo that any woman would desire.
He stated: “The challenge for me personally would be to produce an accumulation ‘off the rail’ dresses which could effortlessly be recognised incorrectly as big title bridal designers. I believe we’ve achieved this.”
We offered three brides-to-be a preview and asked them to select their favourite.
Kirsty MacNaughton, 30, from Glasgow got involved just a couple of weeks hence for a intimate break in Paris. Kirsty, a senior task supervisor for the activities business, is with fiance Andrew Gifford for 2 years.
Andrew, an instructor and musician, proposed to her on New Year’s and the couple have yet to set a date day.
Through the Ultimo range, Kirsty opted for a stylish v-neck dress with sparkling crystals regarding the straps. The skirt that is flowing light and perfect she stated for a ceremony abroad which will be what she along with her fiance are organizing.
She said: “We’re hoping to obtain hitched in Thailand, that is what we’re considering. A ceremony in the coastline will be lovely so I’ll have to imagine very very carefully of a gown.
“As quickly on it felt perfect as I put this dress. This is actually the very first wedding gown I’ve attempted on therefore it’s extremely exciting. I love the design from it, i do believe it suits me personally.”
*Kirsty wears gown that is v-neck crystal strap detailing, ?300 from Ultimo Bridal Collection.
Kerri Robertson, 26, from Bearsden is engaged and getting married on 17, exactly four years after fiance Kush Sumal proposed to her july. The couple are going to be wed at Ingliston Equestrian Country Club in Bishopton, then have a later ceremony planned for Glasgow to mirror Kush’s family’s Indian roots, meaning Kerri has to buy two wedding that is different.
Her fiance Kush is just a restauranteur who operates Mr India’s in Hyndland. Their moms and dads will travel over from their house in Vancouver, Canada when it comes to wedding and Kerri can be getting excited about conference relatives coming over from India.
She said: “I’ll have a dress that is white the marriage nevertheless the 2nd wedding in Glasgow would be a old-fashioned Indian ceremony therefore I’ll get to purchase another gown for the. We have actuallyn’t chosen one yet but it is thought by me’s likely to be red.”
Kerri, a free account manager at h . p ., said: “ this Ultimo is loved by me gown, it fits perfectly and absolutely nothing would require done to it. It seems actually comfortable and even though it has a number of levels, it seems extremely light and ideal for a summer time wedding in warmer weather.”
Kerri wears gown that is strapless beaded bodice, ?400 from Ultimo Bridal Collection, necklace ?107 from Swarovski.
August Catherine O’Halloran, 30, from Glasgow got engaged in Northern Ireland last. Her fiance Gareth Gordon, 31, is really a vision engineer at the BBC arranged for many of her household and their become here, to become listed on the parties whenever she accepted.
The few would be wed in the Art Club in Glasgow in August in 2010.
Catherine, a singer and communications manager for NHS, stated: “It ended up being really intimate and I also can’t wait for now day. It is gonna be really calm and merely a large celebration with many individuals coming over from abroad.
“I’ve chosed my gown currently but things can alter and also this gown by Ultimo is gorgeous. We required a thing that ended up being streamlined in addition to material about this together with real means it moves is beautiful.
“The neckline is stunning too. I’ve currently got a gown that Everyone loves but eleventh hour, these exact things frequently change.”
*Catherine wears Swarovski crystal-embellished gown, ?350 from Ultimo Bridal Collection, necklace ?72 from Swarovski.