Ashwell & Co is a Bristol based supplier of beautiful vintage wedding dresses. We provide a friendly, relaxed service for those looking for an unusual and sustainable wedding outfit. Choosing vintage is the most sustainable way to buy a bridal gown, and we have one of the largest curated collections of vintage wedding dresses in the UK.
“We are a nurturing space with the single goal of helping you find a wedding dress that you feel comfortable and confident in.”
“We believe that buying a wedding dress should be an enjoyable experience, our aim is to put you at ease. We are completely non-judgemental and welcome anyone and everyone to come and try on our vintage wedding dresses. We will never pressurise you into buying a dress and we steer clear of any conversation that pressurises brides to conform to a certain standard of what a bride ‘should’ be. You should be whoever you want to be.”
“We have an amazing alterations service so if you’re worried about whether or not a vintage wedding dress will fit you, don’t be. We have a lot of experience in resizing dresses.”
“Our business is built on the principles of sustainability, reusing and recycling and keeping it local. Clothing production is the second most polluting industry in the world . We believe there is a better way. We are creative people so we take a creative approach to selling vintage wedding dresses. Come with an open mind, feel free to suggest alterations. Buying a vintage wedding dress gives you a huge amount of creative freedom to do what you want whilst keeping your carbon footprint to a minimum.”
“If you’d like to make your visit extra special why not book in for one of our afternoon teas before of after your appointment?”