106/107 Broad Street Mall
Monday to Sunday: 9am - 5:30pm
We have an extensive range of gowns to suit all styles of wedding ceremony from cathedral to the beach. The Broad Street Mall store is the preferred shopping destination for customers throughout the Thames Valley, offering a constantly updated range of bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses and accessories in a comfortable indoor shopping centre including air-conditioned premises, convenient parking and a choice of restaurants and cafes.
Additionally, the adjacent Groom's Room offers an exciting range of men's formal wear for hire or purchase; this is particularly convenient to assist coordination of colour themes across the bride and groom's parties.
Both stores also supply a full range of formalwear for other occasions, such as ball gowns, prom dresses, and first communion gowns, as well as mens' formal suits for Ascot, Garden Parties, Highlandwear (Adult/Boys), Evening suits (Black Tie/White Tie), Proms, First Communion and smart Lounge Suits for interviews, funerals etc.
As a member of the Retail Bridalwear Association and the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce, Bride To Be & The Groom's Room can assure existing and new customers of the very best continuing attention and service.
Whatever your type of ceremony, Bride To Be offers a superb choice of carefully selected gowns from award-winning designers to suit your style and your budget. We have gowns suitable for church, hotel, stately home, registry office, overseas and informal and second blessing occasions, with all accessories to compliment them.
We stock gowns to try on in sizes 8-24 (but can order from size 0 - 30+), so all our customers have a good selection to view when making their choice.
For our best service, an appointment is advisable as this will secure you the services of one of our friendly and knowledgeable bridal consultants to act as your personal shopper during your visit. TELEPHONE 0118 957 5115 for your appointment.
We also cater for Bridesmaids, Flower girls, Occasionwear, Prom dresses and First Communion gowns plus all Accessories for each occasion, including Shoes (and Handbags with dyeing service), Headdresses, Veils, Tiaras, Hats, Fascinators, Jewellery, Dolly Bags, Ring Cushions, Garters and personalised gifts for bridesmaids etc.
The Grooms Room at Bride To Be of Reading offers a complete selection of contemporary men's formalwear for Hire or Sale.
Wedding outfits include traditional morning suits ('top hat and tails'), modern 'Prince Edward' frockcoats, Victorian frockcoats, stylish brocade and Nehru collar jackets and a variety of lightweight suits for high summer and overseas occasions.
Our suits are complimented by a second-to-none choice of waistcoats and cravats ~ why not choose your bridesmaid's dresses in Bride To Be and then pop next door and match your menswear colours on the spot?
We fit the whole Groom's Party and can advise on dress etiquette for the Groom, Best Man, Fathers, Ushers and Pageboys, including coordinating outfits for all. We supply all extra accessories to hire or buy, including dress shirts, cuff links, ties, cravats, bow ties, cummerbunds, dress shoes, top hats and gloves, canes, arm bands and braces.
We also supply suits (hire or buy) for all formal occasions, such as Ascot, Garden Parties, Highlandwear (Adult/Boys), Evening Suits (Black Tie/White Tie), Proms, First Communion, Day/Lounge Suits for Interviews etc & all Accessories.
Fabulous Wedding Gowns for all types of Ceremonies: Bridesmaids, Prom Dresses, Ladies Occasion Wear and all Accessories incl.Shoes, Hats, Veils, Tiaras, Fascinators and Jewellery.
All mens Formal wear to hire/buy: Morning/ Highland/Eveningwear/ Proms
MEMBER OF THE RETAIL BRIDALWEAR ASSOCIATION LTD. MEMBER OF THE THAMES VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.
All styles of Bridalwear for weddings from a cathedral to the beach. Specialist Alterations team in-house for items bought in-store only.
First Floor, Broad St. Mall (Butts Centre)
We know that the wedding dress is the most important consideration for the modern bride and the most exciting! Every young girl’s dream is to look like a princess as they walk down the aisle on the biggest day of their life. Recommendations from happy brides can save you a lot of problems. They are here https://www.poptop.uk.com/blog/how-choose-wedding-dress/
Kate Gala - 06/08/2019 | report this review
GREAT SHOP! GREAT STAFF! GREAT DRESSES! Love it!!!!!
Jo Green - 05/09/2010 | report this review
What a find! Tucked away upstairs in broad street mall. Truly professional staff with only the brides best interests in mind. I bought a wonderful Ian Stuart gown, made in my size. A lovely experience from the minute I walked in the door - they helped to make my wedding absolutely perfect!
Sarah holt - 01/08/2010 | report this review
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