Wedding Dress Shop – Dunmow, Essex

Giving you your ‘Bridal Moment’

Happy New Year from us all at Martels Bridal Boutique.  We can’t wait to help you find your dream dress for 2024 or even 2025!

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 Couture; Kenneth Winston; Kenneth Winston Ella Rosa; Kenneth Winston Gallery; Emma Bridals and Richard Designs

We also have one of the biggest ranges of designer bridesmaid, teen bridesmaid and flower girl dresses.  We stock the designers Emma Bridals and Richard Designs.  This enables us to provide a complete service for the bridal party.

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

To book your bridal appointment or for any questions you may have,  please call Karen on 07748 820283 or email [email protected].  Sam, Karen & Vanessa xx

Our Bridal Dresses

Wedding Dresses | Martels bridal boutique

Wedding Dresses

Our bridal shop has affordable wedding dresses by Emma Bridals & Richard Designs and beautiful bridal gowns by Kenneth Winston – their Kenneth Winston, Ella Rosa & Gallery ranges.  We are the only Essex stockist of Paul Zeni Couture wedding gowns.

Bridesmaids dresses | Martels bridal boutique

Bridesmaids Dresses

Emma Bridals has a huge range of bridesmaid dresses with teen styles and the cutest flower girl dresses too.  We also stock Richard Designs bridesmaids, with every style in a teen option as well.  Both designers offer chiffon, satin and jersey styles.

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 25 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.

Happy birthday V 🎂 🥳 🎉 🍾🥂🍸🍹 ...

Huge congratulations to Kirsty.... who said "Yes to her Martels dress" today!! Yay 👏👏👏

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We are open tomorrow (SUNDAY) from 11am-3pm for anyone who would like to visit us here at Martels!! From beautiful wedding hair styles to gorgeous white smiles.... from ceremony advice to wonderful wedding decor!! Plus so much more on the day - fizz, cake and wedding chat with everyone..... 💜

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Thanks to Hannah for this gorgeous picture of her lovely bridesmaids and flowergirl in their @emmabridals dresses! 💜

Photo by @bradgommonphotography

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So happy for Taylor and her lovely gang!! Congratulations on saying "Yes to your Martels dress" 💜

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We can`t wait to exhibit at this lovely local venue.... hope to see you there!! 💜

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We have started taking April bookings now and do have a few evenings and Saturday appointments available ~ so contact us now to get into our diary!

We`ll look forward to seeing you soon 💜

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Huge congratulations to the lovely @victoriaparkhurst ... we`re thrilled for you finding your wedding dress!! Always excited when we get another "Yes to the dress" 💜

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We`re here in the @chelmsfordracecourseweddings foyer all weekend folks.... pop by and say "Hi" 💜

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One of our favourite photos of our lovely dresses from here in the boutique 💜 @bridal_boutique_martels

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Huge congratulations to Inez, on saying "Yes to her beautiful Martels dress" 👏👏👏👏 💜

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Wowser what a week here in the boutique.... lots of lovely brides saying "Yes to their Martels dress" yay!!! Congrats to all of you from all of us xx 😘 💜

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We just love a fabulous busy weekend.... and we`d like to thank everyone who came and visited us this weekend!! We will still have some of the gorgeous sale dresses here for a week or so... so if you didn`t make it along this weekend, maybe we`ll see you this week 💜

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