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Ways to match your special outfit to the beautiful wedding car

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Every mother wants to look beautiful when they arrive at the day of their child’s wedding. Luckily, we have 18 collections of stunning designer dresses and outfits for you to choose from. You can arrive in style at your son or daughter’s wedding by selecting a dress that complements the vehicle you will be travelling […]


Party dresses with sleeves by Missi London MC1545

Party dresses – why there is no need to panic!

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

I don’t think we have ever had so much sparkle in the shop. Christmas party dresses this season are all about sequins, glamour and glitz. And we have lots of it. We make Aladdin’s Cave look dull in comparison. With only 13 sleeps to go until Christmas day, it is party dress panic time for […]


Veni Infantino 991009 frock coat and dress mother of the bride outfit

Veni Infantino – why it should be part of your fashion gene

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Our special occasion season has definitely kicked off early. Instead of crackers and mince pies, our minds are full of thoughts of spring weddings and the summer social season. This week the gorgeous Veni Infantino collection has started to arrive. From the fashion house of Ronald Joyce, this gorgeous Italian-inspired label exploded back on to […]


Miss Engalnd wears Ellie Wilde for Miss World competition

How to look stunning in Ellie Wilde at Miss World

Friday, December 9th, 2016

New American prom dress collection Ellie Wilde is the latest name to join us at Fab Frocks. Dresses from this stunning collection will also be worn by Miss England, 20-year old Elizabeth Grant, who was treated to an exciting shopping trip to choose 10 amazing dresses. We’ll all be rooting for Elizabeth as she steps […]


Carla Ruiz 93579 mother of the bride outfit

Carla Ruiz – great style and great prices to make you smile

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

It always really pleases me when my customers are surprised at how reasonably priced some of our occasion wear collections are. That means we have got it right in terms of offering outfits to suit all budgets. I just know there are going to be lots of smiles with our new Carla Ruiz collection for […]


Cruise wear dresses by Barker and Pattichis

Cruise wear dresses – how to escape from the winter in style

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Cruise wear dresses have been much in demand this week. My customers have been torturing me with tales of where they are going for their exotic winter escapes. Barbados, Hawaii – as I hunker down for the winter here.  I may not be lucky enough to be going with them but at least some of […]


Precious Formals evening dress P9123C

An evening dress to bring out that Elsa Ice Maiden in you

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

One happy lady here. Yes – ‘Frozen’ is on TV on Christmas Day! I shall be sitting in my blue evening dress singing along loudly and badly! If unlike me, you have a chance to dress up for real over the festive period, why not take an icicle out of heroine Elsa’s book and go […]


Zeila 3020456 mother of the bride outfit

Zeila – making formal more fashionable

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

We have definitely been good girls here at Fab Frocks. There are so many treats arriving for us ahead of Christmas. Today brings us two huge boxes and in them the start of our Zeila 2017 collection of mother of the bride outfits from Spain. So good to see the gorgeous soft colourways and stunning […]


Rainbow Club shoes Pearle and handbag Trudie

Why high heels do not have to be killer heels

Sunday, November 27th, 2016

Forget about a pot of gold at the end of the Rainbow. I have found comfort at the end of mine! All thanks to Rainbow Club Shoes. Last night I went to an evening wedding reception.  Lots of drinking of course…. and even more dancing. Now I have always been a lover of high heels. […]


High low dresses by Veromia Occasions style VO4571

Solve the dress code dilemma with high low dresses

Saturday, November 26th, 2016

It has been a busy day of high low in the boutique today. I don’t mean high and low in mood swings. I mean high low dresses. These are proving the answer to those black tie dress code concerns. Lots of customers in the shop today in search of their party dresses are struggling to […]


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