The annual First Holy Communion dress search has started for many, so Charlotte and I headed for Hillsborough in Northern Ireland last weekend to meet some of Petticoat Lane Bridal Boutique’s small clients. Both days were fully booked and were delighted to have the opportunity to show our collection to … Read the rest
It’s that time again – the summer photoshoot. This time we headed for the enchanting Bucks Railway Centre near Aylesbury where they kindly allowed our large, but enthusiastic, team to use their incredible vintage steam trains and platforms to create some magical shots. For once everything worked in our favour … Read the rest
We would like to draw your attention to the end of season section of our website. We have decided to keep this up permanently and will be updating it with new stock on a regular basis. There are some really good bargains to be found so it’s worth a look.… Read the rest
Our summer sale is running from 2nd – 16th July offering huge discounts on a wide range of dresses.
Are you looking for a party dress for Christmas or Eid, or possibly a bridesmaid or First Holy Communion dress? There is a lot of choice for all occasions.
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Recently we were to be found at the glamorous bridal trade show White Gallery, which is held in the middle of Battersea Park. It makes the angst of setting-up day significantly better to cope with when we arrive and drive through the park, beside the river, on a spring day.… Read the rest
We recently had what was intended to be a mini photo shoot in advance of our annual main one which is planned for July. The mini concept quickly became rather maxi and we had a chaotic but wonderfully fun day with eight little models, accompanying mummies, dogs and the Nicki … Read the rest
‘If I had to paint a picture to show the world how true love can really be I would use the brightest colours to create a vision of harmony’
There is so much truth in these beautiful lyrics. The impact of colour is all-encompassing. It portrays emotions, highs … Read the rest
Last weekend I made a flying visit to Dublin for the day to visit the wonderful Brown Thomas store. Now is the season to buy dresses for First Holy Communion and the children’s department was packed with families deciding on the right Nicki Macfarlane dress for their 8 year old. … Read the rest
We have just returned from a wonderful week showing at the Pitti Bimbo trade show in Florence. Hard work, as always, but lovely to see all our stockists and meet lots of new ones from all over the world. No-one can complain about having to work in glorious Florence – … Read the rest
Nicki McFarlane was recently featured in Angels and Urchins. You can read the full edition here.… Read the rest