Shop for wedding dresses

Find your perfect wedding dress at a British Red Cross bridal charity shop.

Buy new or second-hand wedding dresses from our charity shops

Based in Dorking, Surrey and in Edinburgh, our bridal shops stock vintage heirlooms and outfits from famous bridal designers and high street retailers.

Our specialist bridal shops can help if you:

  • are planning a wedding on a budget
  • need wedding outfits at short notice
  • are planning an ethical wedding.

Find our specialist bridal shops in:

Please call ahead to arrange an appointment with our bridal specialists.

If you can’t get to our stores easily, there is a range of wedding outfits available on the British Red Cross ebay store.

You may also find wedding outfits in our charity shops across the country.

New and second-hand wedding dresses and outfits at low prices

We have dozens of second-hand wedding dresses and bridal accessories in our stores, as well as new dresses from stock clearances.

You can also buy:

  • bridal veils, shoes, shawls and jewellery
  • mother-of-the-bride outfits
  • dresses for bridesmaids of all ages
  • frock coats, morning suits, ties, cravats and cummerbunds for grooms, best men and ushers.

If you need inspiration and advice, our staff will be happy to help you. We also stock books giving wedding advice and bridal magazines.

And be sure to ask about our alterations service which will help ensure your perfect dress fits just right.

We also offer a range of evening wear, formal wear and party wear, including prom dresses and ball gowns.

Worn it once? Please donate it

We’d love to take your wedding dress and make another bride’s perfect day. It'll help us raise much-needed funds to help people in the UK and around the world.

We also accept donations of wedding shoes and accessories including veils and jewellery.

Please drop off your items at our shops during our opening hours or call us to see if we can collect them.

Our bridal charity shops also welcome donations of other clothes, books, toys, multimedia and household items.

Find out more about donating to British Red Cross charity shops.