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Cutting Edge Brides


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!



Twirl Bridal


Located only 60 mins from Waterloo in the charming market town of Petersfield, Hampshire, Twirl Bridal offers the most exquisite collection of bridal attire and accessories. Personalised service is at the foundation of Twirl Bridal and we like to think our ethos parallels that of visiting any London or Parisian boutique. City chic gowns styled with today's busy modern city bride in mind. As seasoned professionals we have sourced gowns that work comfortably with today's economic climate with absolutely no compromise to fabric quality or styling. As a shout out to our London brides, gather your maids, hop on the train and come spend a girly afternoon with Twirl! Our tea dresses work beautifully with today's contemporary bride seeking an afternoon tea wedding breakfast. Ethereal silk organza gowns reminiscent of the Hollywood glamour movie stars ..... Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, and Elizabeth Taylor. With gowns ranging in price from as little as £500 to only £1,200 you have the opportunity to own a unique British designed wedding dress without compromising your wedding budget! The Twirl team are extremely knowledgeable with bridal fabrics, styling, and accessorising the bride as well as her maids. We listen to you, and after becoming well versed in your plans for your venue, and ceremony choice, we will guide you toward the gown that best reflects your shape, your colouring, your personality, and your overall wedding day experience. Your bridal gown sets the tone for the story you want to tell on your wedding day. What story do you want to tell? Our gowns whisper elegance rather than shout opulence, poised and whimsical at the same time. Vintage inspired with modern twists! Hand sewn appliqués, exquisite detail, pretty petticoats, allow each gown to take on a dreamy quality...of days drifting to the present with beautiful silk fabrics such as ethereal organza, luxurious duchess satin, eye catching taffeta, romantic tulle, and delicate lace appliqué. We welcome your calls and look forward to introducing you to our vision . . Vintage inspired bridal gowns with a modern twist! Please call us for a chat about your wedding plans, gather your nearest and dearest, and reserve a private 2 hour leisurely appointment. A warm, friendly welcome awaits!


Melanie Potro

With over 18 years’ experience in couture, Melanie Potro understands the many and varied dreams of brides-to-be. The award-winning bridal couturier combines creative flair and attention to detail, with a meticulous concern for fit – an essential element for a bride looking for flawless beauty on her big day!

Melanie’s specialty – a lasting legacy of her work with renowned German costume makers Das Gewand, for the likes of the Metropolitan Opera and Royal Opera House – is corsetry. Providing support and comfort for fuller figures and adding curves for boyish silhouettes, her corset gowns are created through a thorough knowledge of historical costume and the intricacies of Melanie’s designs have featured in national magazines such as You and Your Wedding, Brides and Perfect Wedding. Melanie has also been featured in bridal blogs such as Love my dress, So you are getting married, Smashing the glass, English Wedding  and Rock my Wedding. She has recently appeared in the publication ‘The art of the creative entrepreneur’ by Diane Cottle. For press enquiries, further information, images and appointments, please email or call 020 3774 6002.


Morgan Davies Bridal

A huge congratulation on your engagement and now for the amazing dress that will make you feel special on your wedding day. Here at The One Bride we look forward to helping you on this journey! We want to give you a lovely experience while you look for the dress of your dreams. We provide a welcome, relaxed and professional environment for you to find your perfect dress. Our experienced staff are on hand to support you every step of the way from choosing your dress to any alternations that might be needed and are completed in the house.

Our styles range from £800 to £5,000 and we have collections from a variety of international designers with a style that is bound to suit you. We also have a collection of bridesmaid dresses that are beautiful and varied to help your bridal party look perfect!

So please do get in touch or come and see us because we would love to work with you.