About Us


Hi, I'm Suzanne, owner at Cutting Edge Brides, please let me tell you a little bit about us before your visit.

THE BOUTIQUE Cutting Edge Brides are the UK's leading short wedding dress specialists, there is no other store in the UK that stocks such a diverse range of short and tea length wedding dresses.  So if you live far away we are worth the journey!

Shortlisted for countless awards, including 'Best Independent Retailer', 'Customer Service Excellence' & 'Business Innovation'. 

Cutting Edge Brides is the only boutique in the UK to have been featured on BBC's Don't Tell the Bride 3 times!

Our stunning short designer wedding dresses are carefully selected from leading BRITISH designers

Our brands: House of Mooshki, Brighton Belle by True Bride, Loulou Bridal, Timeless Chic & Alan Hannah's Rita MaE

In our carefully hand-picked selections of short wedding gowns you will find Short Vintage Wedding Dresses, Short Plus Size Wedding Dresses, Short Destination Wedding Dresses, Short Informal Wedding Dresses, Short Retro Wedding Dresses, Short 1950s and 60s Wedding Dresses, Short Wedding Dresses with Sleeves.  There really is something for absolutely everyone!


Every bride-to-be receives a friendly, personal and very laid back 1-2-1 appointment. No other customers will be present at your appointment, our time is dedicated to you only.

Appointments generally last around 1 hour with some extra time after to take measurements and sort out paperwork for orders, should you choose to buy on the day

We do not charge for appointments. There is no pressure to buy on the day and we welcome second visits should you wish to go and explore other bridal gown stores.

We offer refreshments and treats for you and your guests throughout your appointment including chilled prosecco, should you desire. 

We have beautiful tea length, knee length, calf length, ankle length and ballerina length short bridal wedding dreses to suit women of all ages, and stunning short wedding dress styles to compliment every type of unique marriage theme whether it be in a traditional church, an informal sit down meal, a real vintage affair, or a Las Vegas extravaganza!

We offer a custom make bespoke wedding dress service with many of our bridal gowns.

We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Suzanne xx  Cutting Edge Brides

We open our boutique Monday to Saturday from 9am till late, by appointment only.  Please contact us to make your appointment