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Attire Bridal magazine - Issue 71 - May/June 2019

Latest issue of Attire Bridal magazine is available now

In this issue:

  • Industry news
  • Retailer interview
  • ACID
  • Social media
  • Editor's blog
  • Profile 1
  • Profile 2
  • Collection focus
Victoria Kay
Tiffanys Wholesale Ltd
DHJ Weisters Ltd
Productivity slump shows strain of uncertainty on small firms

Productivity slump shows strain of uncertainty on small firms

Responding to the announcement that UK productivity growth has decreased for the third...

Demetrios unveils its 2020 collection

Demetrios unveils its 2020 collection

Demetrios shined its brightest at Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week, showing off the stunning new 2020...

Small businesses suffer as insolvencies continue to rise

Small businesses suffer as insolvencies continue to rise

Small businesses are said to be suffering as the number of businesses that became insolvent...

Alan Hannah launches 2020 collection

Alan Hannah launches 2020 collection

Fresh from Alan Hannah is its striking Moonshadow collection featuring stunning structured dresses in Mikado and...

From the editor

Demelza Rayner, Editor

Deal or No Deal

I’m not referring to Noel Edmonds’ cult TV series, though there are some surprising parallels between the show’s concept and what’s currently going on in UK politics. Twice the House of Parliament has said ‘No Deal’ to Theresa May’s ‘Deal’ and, at the time of writing, we’re currently hurtling towards that final unopened box where – ultimately – No Deal is a very real prospect.

Despite Government adverts imploring SMEs to prepare for Brexit, how can we when there are still many possible outcomes? Indeed, the political landscape is changing so quickly that it’s almost impossible to keep up. There were almost six million signatures to revoke Article 50 before it was debated in Parliament, Theresa May reportedly only has a few more days left as Prime Minister and there are suggestions that another General Election could be just around the corner. Of course, by the time the magazine goes to print, the situation will have changed yet again.

However, speaking to manufacturers and designers, it’s clear that until this drawn-out saga reaches its conclusion, it’s business as usual. 

In this issue, we focus on bridesmaid dresses and jewellery, international designers and offer you previews of Harrogate Fashion Week and Interbride.

Enjoy reading

Demelza

Demelza Rayner, Editor

PS. If you have any news you would like to submit to this site or Attire Bridal magazine, please email editor@attirebridal.com

Harrogate Fashion Week

Sun 28 - Mon 29 Jul 2019
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The Bridal Roadshow Bristol

Sun 18 - Mon 19 Aug 2019
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International Jewellery London

Sun 1 - Tue 3 Sep 2019
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The Harrogate Bridal Show

Sun 8 - Tue 10 Sep 2019
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KD Media Publishing Ltd
Problem solving

Problem solving

Problem solving: Maria Ryan of Catherine Parry Bridal suggests ways in which retailers can pre-empt and resolve issues in the wedding dress supply chain before they become an issue... read more

Best laid plans

Best laid plans

Best laid plans: Rachael Carrington recommends bridal retailers prepare for the uninvited guest - the legal dispute... read more

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