Wedding Dress Shop | Dunmow, Essex

Giving you your ‘Bridal Moment’

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: We are open for appointments only and are following all government guidelines.  Please wear a mask when you enter Martels Wedding Village and you will be asked to sanitise your hands and sign in to the building.    If you have any questions then please call Karen on 07748 820283.  Stay safe lovely brides-to-be and we look forward to helping you find your dream dress.  Sam & Karen xx

Martels Bridal Boutique is a Wedding Shop based in Barnston, just outside Dunmow in Essex, about half way between Braintree and Bishops Stortford. In our range of designer wedding dresses, we’re confident that you will find the wedding dress of your dreams.  We are stockists for Paul Zeni Bridal; Kenneth Winston, Ella Rosa; Emma Bridals; Richard Designs and Christina Rossi.

We also have one of the biggest ranges of designer bridesmaid, teen bridesmaid and flower girl dresses, by Emma Bridals and Richard Designs, to choose from enabling us to provide a complete service for the bridal party.

To find out how we deliver our uniquely tailored bridal experience, click here. .

Our Bridal Dresses

Wedding Dresses Dunmow

Wedding Dresses

Our bridal shop has stunning wedding dresses by Emma Bridals & Richard Designs and beautiful bridal gowns by Christina Rossi and Kenneth Winston, Ella Rosa dresses.  Paul Zeni Bridal is our newest designer and we are really impressed with their stunning dresses

Bridesmaid dresses

Bridesmaids Dresses

Emma Bridals (formerly Eden Bridals) has a huge range of long and short bridesmaid dresses with teen styles and flower girl dresses too.  We stock Richard Designs bridesmaids too with every style in a teen option as well.  We also stock stunning Kenneth Winston Colour bridesmaid dresses.

Our Consultation Process

Here at Martels, we want to give each bride and her guests, her ‘bridal moment’ in our wedding dress shop, near Dunmow. We like to get to know our brides and their ideas for their perfect day.

Appointments are not rushed and you have the bridal shop to yourselves. Come and enjoy the experience with no pressure and find the dress of your dreams.

Our beautiful dresses take between 8 weeks to 22 weeks to order and we have sample dresses to take away on the day and can recommend great seamstresses for any final tweaks needed!

Facebook Reviews

After a bad experience at another boutique I was a bit apprehensive about dress shopping. However, I needed a wedding dress and decided to trust Martels - it was the best decision! Vanessa was so lovely and she helped me to find my dream dress 😍. Our elopement wedding took place last week and I felt amazing in my beautiful dress. Thank you so much Vanessa and Martels Bridal Boutique 😊❤️.
I originally went to an open day at Martles with my H2B the beginning of last year, everyone was so welcoming. Later on last year I went to a wedding fair at Chelmsford Race Course where I met the lovely ladies from their bridal boutique i entered the competition to win a wedding dress. And I WON!! Since winning Karen has been able to answer any questions I have had without any issues. The wonderful Samantha helped me pick out my dress October last year, think it was safe to say everyone in the room got very emotional. I've recently had an appointment to get measured up for my dress so it could get ordered, at this appointment I met the lovely Vanessa. All of the wonderful ladies have made great effort to get to know me, my H2B and have made me feel so welcome.
Wow the experience at martels was amazing. Karen and her team are so knowledgeable and were so patient with all of my questions. They made the experience of dress shopping so much fun. The dress I ordered is such great quality and looks amazing. Karen was so helpful with helping me to measure my bridesmaid and the dress needs no alterations at all. I am so happy I decided to go here for my dresses. Thank you all so much
The service at this bridal boutique is second to none. I have dealt with both Sam and Karen and both ladies have been so so helpful and kind, there is no pressure to buy and they only stock the most stunning dresses, absolutely exquisite! A personal and friendly experience and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.
Fantastic service from start to finish. Sam knew what would flatter my shape and found some beautiful dresses exactly what I was after. Absolutely can’t wait to wear my dress. Thank you 😘
Very happy with my visit, thank you so much ladies with all your help in finding my dress! 👰
great customer service! I'm a very happy bride to be after finding my perfect wedding shoes ☺️
Wonderful choice and amazing service. x
🤗😀 A friend and I popped in this morning with no appointment to look at Bridesmaid dresses. We were amazed by the choice of dresses and how friendly and helpful the lady was. Looking forward to going back in and ordering the dresses. 😀HIGHLY RECOMMEND 🤗
Would recommend to anyone at the beginning stages of planning their wedding as the team here can help and guide you with almost every element. From suits/MOTB/bridesmaids & bride dresses to cake, table design, music and wedding rings the staff here are more than happy to help.

NEW IN!! Our latest addition to the boutique from @richarddesignsbridal... We love it and hope you do too 💜

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Our stunning new addition BL357 is on its way to our boutique in the new year... We 💜 it...


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So happy that the lovely Chloe said yes to the dress 💜

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Our beautiful real brides.... Huge congrats to Rachel & Alice in their stunning @paulzenibridal dresses 💜💜

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We're soooo excited for @nome88... Today she said yes to the dress!! Yay!! 💜

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Amazing detail on our fabulous @paulzenibridal dresses 💜

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All ready to go at @chelmsfordcityracecourse 💜

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Excited for this weekend at Chelmsford City Racecourse, we'll be in the foyer waiting to greet everyone 💜

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Loved helping Emma and her bridesmaids find their perfect dresses today! 💜

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We're very excited to be exhibiting at @chelmsfordcityracecourse with @maineventweddingshows once again... Come and see us in the foyer and book your Prosecco Appointment!! 💜

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Another very happy bride, congratulations on finding THE most perfect dress 💜

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