The Bridal Buyer Awards are the largest and most prestigious awards in the UK bridal industry, the award ceremony took place at the Harrogate Bridal Show earlier this month.
The winner of The Wedding Dress of the Year was Essnese of Australia, which was founded in Perth, Western Australia, by Wayne and Martine Harris in 1992.
Essense of Australia won the competition with their wedding dress "Style D2174". The wedding dress was made from luxurious sating and is available in both white and ivory. The wedding dress features a halter neck and illusion back with subtle beading.
"Each detail of this lace wedding dress with halter neckline from Essense of Australia is meticulously designed to give you the gown of your dreams! With its on-trend high neckline, this gown is the perfect mix of classic lace and modern silhouette. Featuring sheer, lace detailing, the high neckline of this gowns flatters the face effortless before extending into a romantic, completely-lace back. Below the illusion neckline, a sweetheart neckline adds a touch of romance to this lace wedding gown, and is the sweetest complement to the figure-flattering, fit-and-flare silhouette. Sheer lace highlights the back of this gown, before extending into a fitted skirt and flaring out into a full skirt. The back of this lace wedding dress with halter neckline zips up with ease beneath fabric-covered buttons." - Explained Essense of Australia.