With nearly three decades of experience in the bridal industry, dress experts Romantica of Devon know what makes a fantastic wedding gown! We caught up with them to find our the favourite designs from their collections…



Hayden is a widely sought-after design, with eye-catching crystal beaded detailing and flowing organza layers. Hayden can be created with either a zip or tie-back fastening and so can be made perfect for any bride. The feminine sweetheart neckline is complimented by statement beadwork, and a pleated bodice with floral detailing makes this design figure flattering for every shape.



Hadley is a wonderfully modern design with a contemporary lace overlay and beaded neckline, which creates a fresh new take on the classically romantic dress. It might be one of Romantica’s latest designs but it is also one of the most popular already! A simplistic, pleated waistband helps to create a stunning silhouette and a subtle lace scalloped edge along the satin skirt adds a feminine twist to this minimalist dress.

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A gorgeous vintage-inspired, lace design with sweetheart neckline and corset back, Virginia is one of the all-time best-selling dresses from the Romantica collection. This dress is effortlessly romantic, with dainty scalloped edging, subtle crystal and pearl beadwork and a flattering cut. It’s easy to see why this dress is one of the best!



Who can resist the temptation of a 50s-inspired, lace, tea-length dress? Romantica brides fell for Bali when she was launched back in 2013 and there seems to be no sign of the love for her easing up. This stunning design is effortlessly beautiful with trailing lace motifs, a full A-line skirt, scalloped lace edging and feminine lace straps. It may not be your classic wedding dress, but its quirky charm and romantic appeal makes it a firm favourite!



Tobago is part of the Opulence bridal label and is set to be a hugely popular in 2014. This design has delicate lace motifs across the sheer neckline which helps to frame and enhance those collar bones perfectly. The eyelet, keyhole back is a subtle yet modern feature, which is framed with flowing lace appliqué details. A tulle skirt helps to add volume and romance to the dress, with a satin belt cinching in the waist with eye-catching silver beadwork. This really is a gown with the wow factor!



This design is part of the Pure Bridal label, so you know it’s going to be a gorgeous style with a dream price tag to match! The PB4624 has a spectacular bodice with beaded and sequin detailing. The full tulle skirt is fit for a princess and is embellished with subtle sequin detail which adds a romantic touch. The sweetheart neckline of the bodice is complimented by the tie back fastening, which also helps to create the perfect shape.

Still struggling to find a wedding dress to suit your theme? Romantica have some top ideas here that can help!