Bridal Day Out Sample Sale – April 30th 2014

Today I am delighted to share news of a Bridal Sample Sale  from Designer Sabina Motasem, accompanied by some incredible suppliers and held at the Proud Archivist in East London.


Oliver Prout  photography, sabina motasem bridal, gabrielle dress


You will have the opportunity to complete your wedding look with elegant Sabina Motasem dresses, exquisitely designed Kelly Spence accessories and shoes, with incredible discounts from each hand selected boutique, including an exclusive first look at the new 2014 collections.

Receive advice on hair/make-up from Antonia at Elle au Naturel and experience stunning photography from Anneli Marinovich.

Indulge in a mini-spa treatment from Boudoir Beauty Parlour, whilst sipping a girlie cocktail.

The Event will be held at The Proud Archivist, an East London gallery, bar, restaurant, café and wedding reception venue.

Brides will find everything they need to style their look in one beautiful setting overlooking Regent’s Canal!


Sabina Motasem dresses blends the glamour and sophistication of old and new Hollywood, with geometry and simplicity combined in simple shapes, made with the finest couture silks and a superior cut and is fast becoming the choice for stylish women.

On offer are huge discounts up to 70% on sample dresses and 15% off the brand new collection which will be launched at the sale.


Oliver Prout photography, sabina motasem bridal,  emillienne dress



Kelly Spence Bridal Accessory Design creates elegant touches for the bride and is renowned for attention to detail.

Kelly’s designs can often be seen gracing the pages of the top British bridal magazines and has designed pieces for celebrities and the aristocracy. She is the designer of choice for discerning brides wanting the same level of couture design service for their hair accessories and veil as they receive for their dress.

Sample veils will be for sale and a discount offered on all orders placed on the day.



Lucy Davenport, kelly Spence 2014 collection,



Elle au Naturel is one of the leading and highly trained bridal hair and make-up companies in the South East.

With many years’ experience, we specialise in hair and make-up for brides looking for a natural but stunning look.

From the initial consultation, discussing styles and colours to create that perfect look, to the big day.

Offers include free touch up make up products up to £30.



Nick Rose photography, elle au naturel hair and make up. bridal make up


Boudoir Beauty Parlour and Boudoir Medical is based in the heart of Shoreditch offering everything you need to feel and look beautiful from the inside out.

Sisters Asma and Ayesha are offering manicures, lash extensions on the day and so much more.


Boudoir beauty parlour, shoreditch


Anneli Marinovich is an international wedding photographer based in London.

Her beautiful wedding photography has been featured in various wedding magazines such as You & Your Wedding and Wedding Magazine, and on wedding blogs including Style Me Pretty, Rock My Wedding and Love My Dress.

Win a 1 – hour couple shoot and get a 10% discount to photograph your 2014/2015 wedding.


Anneli Marinovich Photography


The Proud Archivist brings together a simple café and bistro within a gallery and library aesthetic, ideal for weddings in a sophisticated yet romantic setting, available catered or dry hire, accommodates 100 seated or 200 standing.

The gallery showcases some of the most interesting and exciting art around, whilst the kitchen serves modern British cuisine with seasonality and sustainability.



proud-archivist gallery, bistro and cafe, east london


The first 100 brides to attend the Event will get a goody bag: discount vouchers for bridal Tallulah Lingerie, spa treatments at Go Banya, gift list promo cards on cutting edge home furnishings at Aria, sparkling gold wine miniatures from Blue Nun Wines and much more.


For more information and to book a place – Sample Sale

Event Date and Time: April 30th – 5 – 9pm

Buy tickets: £7 at Eventbrite includes a cocktail.

Event Address: Proud Archivist – 2-10 Hertford Road, London N1 5ET


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  1. Reply

    Thank you Alison for sharing details of our sale event! a really lovely piece xx

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