A little about Richard Designs... Richard Designs is a family owned and run business based in Ely, founded over 30 years ago. As a company they have always maintained their independence which has allowed them to bring new innovations to market and lead the way in setting new trends. They have been honoured with recognition by their peers, receiving a number of awards and nominations.
The White Wedding Lounge chose to work with Richard Designs due to their outstanding customer service reviews, values and quality of their dresses. We are extremely happy to have their gowns in store to share with our lovely Brides.
RRP from £600 to £1,600.
Dresses available off the peg and ordered in. Please note we have three delivery options:- 3 to 4 weeks (super express) additional charge 5 to 6 weeks (express) additional charge 8 to 9 weeks (standard delivery) no additional charge
A beautiful A-line wedding dress with delicate lace detailing flowing onto the soft tulle skirt. The bodice and straps are delicately detailed with pretty beads, and finished with a flattering scoop back. The bodice is unlined as standard, but can be made with a lined bodice on request. Secured with a zip fastening and fabric covered buttons at the back. Available in Ivory or Champagne/Ivory, or White. Shown in Champagne/Ivory.
Make an entrance in our grand Dahlia dress. With an eye-catching, structured satin bodice, which is fully lined and boned with padded cups for support. Draped and pleated matte satin create the perfect silhouette, leading to a breath taking ballgown skirt. Oversized embroidered Peony flowers adorn the floaty, luxurious organza layer that swirls as you move, and the train extends dramatically to the floor at the back of the dress. Finished off with a statement, show stopping organza bow.
A truly elegant gown made from silky, smooth, soft satin, that flatters the figure perfectly. The cleverly pleated bodice creates a cross-over that leads into pleated off the shoulder straps, and is mirrored along one side of the column skirt in an asymmetrical draping fashion. A double layered A-line train then falls dramatically from the back waist creating a double silhouette. The soft satin has stretch for a figure-hugging fit with comfort. This dress is shown in Ivory and is also available in Café.
This unforgettable ballgown is bursting with our hydrangea embroidery in tones of blue. The lace grows down the bodice, intertwined with body sculpting lines that draw the eye to the dramatic plunging neckline. Pearls, sequins and crystals embellish the cascade of hydrangea blooms which fall from the waist and grow up from the train. A stunning horsehair bustle on the train of the gown gives drama and movement, while the back is framed with an illusion tulle panel, and finished perfectly with tonal blue lace buttons. We also have a lovely Flower Girl Dress available that matches!
The Snowdrop dress is adorned with shimmering pearls all over the bodice, clustered like droplets of rain along each pleat, which cross-over each other for a sophisticated look. The snowy white satin is incredibly soft, and falls to a draping A-line skirt from a flattering raised waistline. The bodice is lined in the same luxurious satin, for a luxurious feel on the body, and is has boning and padded cups for extra support. An organza panel frames the swooping soft V-back, and finishes at the waist in a large dramatic bow made from our light as air organza, with trailing waterfall tails that disappear in to the train.
Feel sleek and comfortable on your special day with the gorgeous Ember dress. Delicate beaded embroidery on the waistband and finishing off the long sleeves makes this dress sparkle beautifully in the light and the plunge neckline accentuates a stunning contour. Made from our flattering, soft jersey, this fit and flare gown hugs your hips and flares out at the hem giving you the classic bridal silhouette. The back of the dress features a nude tulle panel where the beaded embroidery continues and stands out against the skin. To finish the dress off nicely, satin covered buttons run from the top of the dress, all the way down to the end of the train.
The modern, statement Cartier gown is the height of elegance. A sleek, column gown is elevated by a sweeping overskirt with a waterfall hem that drops dramatically each side for an unbelievable silhouette. The strapless bodice has a contemporary, sharpened sweetheart neckline with flattering pleating that wraps around the body, and an oversized bow sits at the waistline to complete this incredible gown. This dress is available in our Antique Mikado, or Ivory Mikado.
This gorgeous style features a body-sculpting Mikado fit and flare gown with a wonderful tulle overskirt peppered with stunning lace appliques. The ruched bodice has a sculpting effect, lined and boned for support and comfort, while off-shoulder lace straps drape elegantly. The classic style is updated with a slit skirt for a glimpse of leg as you move. A unique and beautiful style for your wedding, the overskirt and straps are both detachable for a customised look. This dress is available in Ivory only, as pictured.
The wonderful Priya dress features a gorgeous bodice adorned with cleverly placed lace designed to guide the eye to the waist, sculpting your figure with purposeful pearls and appliques. The pearls continue at the top of the A-line layered tulle skirt. A nude tulle panel on the back bodice gives this style an illusion low back, adding to the effortless elegance of the design. This dress is available in with champagne lining as pictured or in Ivory or white.
A soft chiffon and lace bridal gown with pearl details to add a touch of shimmer. The soft flowing chiffon skirt is finished with the most beautiful lace train. The fitted lace bodice cleverly shapes and flatters with an elegant V-neckline and raised waistline. This dress is available in Ivory only, as pictured.
A simple, feminine style, the Essi dress is soft and flowing. The bodice is adorned with bold scroll lace for a traditional feel, and softened with delicate French lace. A pleated tulle overlay on the bodice helps to define the waist as the lace continues at the top of the skirt before flowing into a generously gathered tulle skirt full of volume and movement. This dress is available in with champagne lining as pictured or in Ivory or white.
A stunningly simple ballgown style wedding gown made from matte satin for a striking, glamorous princess dress. The sweeping off shoulder straps give a flattering Bardot silhouette, with clever pleats in the satin bodice to define your shape. The cinched-in waist leads to a full satin skirt with deep pleats for extra volume. Satin covered buttons are a feature on the back of the dress all the way to the end of the train to guide your eye down the length of the skirt. This dress is available in any of our satin colours.
Oh, hey, Barbie! Be an unforgettable bride in this breath-taking pink glitter gown. Intricately pleated tulle guides the eye in at the waist before flowing out into the soft A-line skirt. The sparkly double straps make this style flattering on the shoulders. A true princess dress! This dress is available in any of our pastel colours, with Ivory glitter and tulle, or white with white glitter and tulle. We also have a matching Flower Girl Dress available!.
A special bridal gown with jersey skirt and lace bodice. The front slit adds a modern feel. The bodice features unlined sides for a cut out effect, serving to narrow the waist. On the back a tulle and lace cowl adds a lovely, floaty texture. Sparkly lace adorns the bodice and the top of the skirt so that you glisten in the light. A gorgeous style for the modern bride. This dress is available in Ivory only, as pictured.