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Chris Lee Artist Half Mile Gallery in Wells

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Chris Lee Artist Half Mile Gallery in Wells

  To celebrate Somerset Arts Week, artist Chris Lee has created a 1/2 mile gallery in Wells featuring is architectural paintings of the city. We are honoured to have the Sadler Street painting in our window featuring our little shop.  Wells is a great place to visit anyway but Chris Lee's half mile gallery makes it even more special. On until the 8th October, the day of the food festival!   You can purchase this gorgeous limited edition print from our shop for a mere £170. 

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Christmas Opening Times

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Christmas Opening Times

Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas and New Year!  We will be open until Christmas Eve at 3pm. Then Open again on Thursday 29th until New Years Eve at 4pm.  Opening in the New Year on Wednesday 4th January. 

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Christmas Window

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Christmas Window

Our Christmas window is up and very nearly complete. We wanted to wait until the 1st December and will continue adding to it over the month until Christmas. This week it features our Mackintosh tartan silk dress and a gold glitter tulle gown made especially for the window. Along with our rotating Christmas tree filled with sparkling gifts!

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Vintage Wedding Fair Bath

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Vintage Wedding Fair Bath

We're excited to announce that we will be at the vintage wedding fair in Bath next Sunday 2nd October at Komedia. We'll be bringing along our collection of true vintage wedding dresses and bridesmaids/prom dresses along with our own vintage inspired wedding dress collection. It will be great to meet everyone and hear all your wedding plans. Anna and myself will both be on hand to answer any questions and take bookings for bridal, bridesmaid and mother of the bride design consultations. There will be lots of other amazing exhibitors with beautiful dresses, accessories and everything vintage wedding style. 

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Our boutique - Inside The Shop

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Our boutique - Inside The Shop

After four months we are still working things out in our little shop. The move from online to bricks and mortar has been a huge change. No more having a nap on the studio chase or sitting on the floor sewing all night surrounded by fabric. We have people popping in and out, the dresses are on display and I sit at the counter listening to all the comments outside. Our window is made from paper thin glass!The first time I saw the shop I fell in love, certain that this was the one. The alcoves where the dresses hang...

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