BRIDE Dubai, held from 15 to 18 February 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Center, is proud to announce the success of its 2017 edition in celebration of its 20th Anniversary. The region’s biggest wedding event once again inspired and captivated audiences through an array of fun-filled feminine friendly offerings. With thousands of visitors, over 250 exhibitors, an array of VIP guests, a range of new features and distinctive exclusive content, the four-day Dubai show further cemented BRIDE as the leading bridal show in the Middle East.
Leading the way for wedding and lifestyle events, a unique blend of beauty, jewellery, Arabic and couture fashion, entertainment, venues and honeymoon destinations generated astonishing growth through a diverse retail offering and engaging consumer experience for brides to be and fashion conscious ladies.
Pip Kalsi, Event Manager, comments: “With each passing year, the hard-working team at Informa learns and grows exceedingly before, during and even after the event. BRIDE is definitely one of the most enjoyable events I have had the opportunity to work on and it is indeed very satisfying to see everything come together so beautifully on the days of the exhibition. I feel very fortune to have the ability to plan an event which so many people looking forward and have a helping hand in making bridal dreams a reality. We extend our sincere thanks to all sponsors and exhibitors for their creativity and co-operation throughout and in celebrating the 20th edition!’
Throughout the four-day event at the Dubai World Trade Centre, brides across the region were able to turn their dreams into reality. The BRIDE show helped visitors plan their special moment, showcasing everything a bride can ever need from wedding dresses and jewelry to the perfect honeymoon. Whether creating the ultimate destination honeymoon with Dnata, prepping for the perfect hair and beauty with Medstar or discovering the latest beauty looks with La Petite Ladies Salon or Blowout & Go, BRIDE Dubai had it all!
Undoubtedly, one of the highlights of this year’s event was Furne One, the Dubai-based designer of Amato, who closed the show with a stunningly beautiful bridal couture range. Additionally the Arabic designer, Al Motahajiba, showcased their captivating designs from the 2017 collections and captured guests attention with the creative and show stopping designs.
The leading cosmetic surgery center CosmeSurge, provided an informative and interactive opportunity for guests to engage and learn more about what is on offer leading up to their big day. Leading hair, beauty and wellness sponsor Medstar were on hand to lead guests in the right direction in health and wellness with live demonstrations on the main stage.
Furthermore, an interactive and exclusive Indulge Me Lounge by Blowout & Go welcomed all ladies of Dubai. Guests had the opportunity to get their hair styled by the creative professionals at Blowout & Go. La Petite Ladies Salon showed guests how to style their look and gave interactive, live demonstrations creating an engaging and captivating performance to take guests through each step.
Guests were taken through a variety of colourful travel options with the leading travel destination company Dnata, Dnata is an established name in the travel world, with hundreds of destinations Dnata have countless options for destination weddings and honeymoons and took guests through a journey leaving them counting the days until their next trip!
Designers, florists, jewellers and many others showcased their latest collections and ideas to inspire and excite budding brides to be, the most successful event to date BRIDE celebrated its 20th edition in true bridal style and spread everlasting love and happiness across the region with the show stopping events.