Take a browse through our blog to find out more about our bridal wear collections, get some expert styling tips, and feel inspired by our lovely Oscar Lili real brides.
  • 0 Our stylist's pick: The Adele Dress

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    • 11-01-2022
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    If you’re looking for something different, the Adele wedding gown is the one for you. Adele is unique, romantic but with a vintage- retro feel. Our Oscar Lili wedding dresses are designed for the adventurous bride who wants to feel bridal but has a look that is anything but ordinary. The Adele wedding dress starts with a highly ornate lace bodice, made up of original, boho-esque fabric. The pattern intertwines delicately across the bodice, meeting in a deep V at the front, this floral design is contrasted with the crochet edging detail running down the bust, this illusion elongating the body. The same fabric is used in the gorgeous discrete waistband which creates a distinctive bridal look, experimenting with pattern and shape. If the front of Adele’s bodice wasn’t eye-catching enough, a special mention must be given to the showstopper back. The triangle cutouts in the back tied together with a sweet, understated bow make a statement; a fresh look to round off this unique top. The dress continues into a flowing A-line skirt, giving this wedding gown a truly bridal feel. The floaty, dream-like fabric provides the perfect contrast to the intricate top of the gown, running into a free-flowing train that will move graciously with your body. Adele is the best of both worlds- unmistakably bridal with a modern, boho twist. At Oscar Lili bridal studio we pride ourselves in offering couture bridal wear which guarantees a perfect fit and means brides can add their own personal touches. This can be done through tweaking the dress design itself, or through adding bridal accessories, headpieces and veils. What’s more, having an Oscar Lili designer wedding dress means that your gown will not only be made with luxury materials but having it made-to-measure is the most sustainable way of creating a dress. Future brides, if you are on the hunt for your 2022/2023 wedding dress, Adele could be the one for you…Oscar Lili bridal Edinburgh has a full range of dresses and two pieces waiting to be tried on, we look forward to meeting you!  

  • 0 The Katie Dress - Boho Chic Meets Modern Romance

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    • 16-12-2021
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    For the brides who are looking for a dreamy, relaxed, and whimsical look- Oscar Lili’s ‘Katie’ is the wedding gown you’re after. Katie is the perfect combination of boho chic, whilst remaining bridal and romantic. As we draw to the end of 2021, we know that future brides are looking for 2022 (and 2023) wedding inspiration, we hope to give you some here! Let us start with the bodice- featuring such an array of intricate detail you won’t know what to fall in love with first. The dainty polka dot pattern met with highly- detailed intertwining criss-cross patterns offer a refreshing, fun take on traditional lace. This is what Oscar Lili bridal studio is all about, always striving to provide you with cutting edge bridal designs, created from high-quality sustainable materials.  The mirror effect of the deep V- neckline and sheer V shaped back provides a symmetrical balanced effect among the embroidered design. The three-quarter sleeves are the perfect length, giving you coverage without restricting movement. Eyes will be drawn to the contrasting applique sleeve edging- an elegant final touch to this dainty, soft material. This A-line wedding dress creates an effortlessly beautiful look, as the bodice flows into a freely floating silhouette, giving you a very comfortable and complementary dress shape. The luxurious chiffon material will move graciously with your body, finishing with a modest puddle train for your walk down the aisle.  Whether you are being married on a beach, a barn or a farm, Katie is a perfect, distinctive wedding day look. You can also have fun with bridal accessories, taking inspiration from our latest shoot by adding a floral crown, or for those chasing something more traditional, we have a varied selection of headpieces and couture bridal veils.  As all our Oscar Lili designs - these bespoke wedding dresses are fitted and altered exactly to your measurement and shape. We are proud to be a sustainable bridal designer, who use high-quality fabrics and ensure material waste is minimised. On top of being ethically produced, having couture bridal wear also gives you freedom to change or mould the wedding dress to your individual vision. Whatever stage you are in your bridal journey, come and try on our Oscar Lili wedding dresses, making you one step closer to saying yes to the dress.           

  • 0 New In! Oscar Lili Wedding Dresses Online

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    • 02-11-2021
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    We are pleased to announce that we have some beautiful new bridal wear from our 2022 bridal collection available to shop online, take a look here at the latest styles:   We’ve selected some of our boutique favourites and made them available to buy via our website for brides who are a little further afield and can't make it to our Edinburgh bridal shop. These designer wedding dresses are made-to-order for every customer, meaning you can enjoy a luxury bridal gown that is sustainably made in Edinburgh at our local dressmaking studio.!/Products/q:/category:3/page:1   Our dresses are made using high-quality, responsibly sourced bridal fabrics, beautifully cut using traditional dressmaking techniques to ensure that you feel extra special on your wedding day. As well as our in-house collection we have a lovely selection of sale wedding dresses from Stella York, for brides who are looking for luxury bridal gowns on a budget.  If you feel apprehensive about buying your wedding dress online, then we will put you at ease, as our knowledgable team of stylists are only an email away ( to answer any enquiries you might have.  We can advise you on the fit, fabrics and construction of our designs to make sure that you choose the perfect wedding dress to reflect your individual style.    We also have a useful size guide and more tips in our FAQs section.    Happy bridal shopping!

  • 0 Why Choose Made-to-Measure Bridal Wear?

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    • 25-10-2021
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    At Oscar Lili bridal studio Edinburgh we create luxury bridal wear for modern brides who are searching for a look less traditional. All of our garments are lovingly made here in Edinburgh by our small team of designers who strive to create bespoke bridal dresses and accessories that reflect your individuality and let you shine on your wedding day.    When you order from our made-to-measure collection, your wedding dress will be made from scratch to your body measurements, and we can even customise your design. During your bridal consultation, your stylist will talk you through the best fit and fabric options for you and will create a sketch of your bridal look along with any design notes.    We love getting creative with our brides and working our magic to ensure you have a unique wedding dress, which is even more special as it is made specifically for you.   Shopping for a bespoke bridal gown with us is extra lovely as you will help support our independent bridal business and get a sustainable wedding dress made in Edinburgh too! We want to make sure our bridal wear is ethically produced, and buying made-to-measure means that fabric waste is minimised as we only use what we need for each gown. This also eliminates the need for any excess inventory as we only stock a limited collection of samples in the boutique for our brides to try on.   After your wedding day our stylists can help advise you on how to reuse your bridal wear for another occasion or recycling/resale options to give your wedding dress a new life.  If you are thinking about wearing bridal separates, these are a super stylish and sustainable option as they are versatile enough to wear again.    The made-to-measure process:  You will have a personalised bridal appointment where your stylist will help you select and customise your perfect look for your wedding day. Find “the one” and we will prepare a design sketch, take your measurements and complete your order. Your order details will be sent to our dressmaking team based in Edinburgh, who will get to work creating your bespoke bridal dress. Your dress will be ready for your first fitting approximately 4-6 weeks before the wedding when you will come into the bridal studio to check the sizing. You will have a second fitting two weeks later to make sure your dress is perfect and then it will be ready to collect for the big day!

  • 0 Oscar Lili Bride: Beth

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    We wish all the congratulations to our lovely bride Bethan and her husband Craig who had the happiest micro-wedding back in May. Bethan was a dream to work with and really embraced the freedom she had to customise her dress with us. Initially looking for bridal separates we tried lots of different options before coming to the conclusion that we would make her a dress combing all of her favourite design features. She opted for this pretty and modern A-line style with the most fun tulle skirt covered in large sequinned flowers to give her a truly unique bridal style. The minimal boat neck bodice gives this dress the perfect balance of modern elegance and Bethan looks so so fab! Photographer: Ciara Menzies ( Venue: St. Paul’s and St. George’s Church for the ceremony ( )/ The Dalmahoy Hotel and Country Club ( Florist: Rose and Ammi ( Hair/Make-Up: MadeUp Team ( Bethan said: I couldn’t have been happier with my whole experience at La Novia/ Oscar Lili. It was a dream come true being able to mix and match tops and skirts to be able to design my own bespoke wedding dress which was just perfect for me. There is such a diverse range of dresses and lots of beautiful styles for a modern bride which I loved. Liliana was so helpful and I felt amazing and comfortable in my dress on my wedding day. My dress was really ‘me’ and felt so personal - I couldn’t have loved it more! Our wedding was small due to covid-19 restrictions however it ended up being more special than we could have imagined. We are planning to have an anniversary party next year with all the people we couldn’t have and I can’t wait to wear my dress again! Thank you!I should also mention that I loved the eco-conscious focus of Oscar Lili and it was really important to me that my wedding dress was made from sustainable fabric! 

  • 0 Oscar Lili Bride: Amanda

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      This gorgeous Oscar Lili bride Wow-ed us with these atmospheric wedding photos (Juliette Lichman Photography) which captured so many beautiful details, as well as this couple’s joy all through their day.  Amanda & James have the biggest smiles in all of their photos, and we had all the feels getting an insight into their lovely day when trying to choose a few of our favourite images.    Amanda looks beyond stunning in her Stella York (6979) wedding dress, which she chose in a sparkling soft blush shade to give her a twist on a traditional bridal style. This strapless design with its fishtail silhouette fitted Amanda to perfection and gave her a bit of glam for her special day. The baroque ivory lace overlay emphasises the lace design detail and this mix of tones look absolutely perfect with the pink and neutrals of Amanda’s huge bouquet from Feather Grass Florals - isn’t it just stunning! Their intimate ceremony was elegant and perfectly styled with modern foliage, and the rustic vibe of their venue allowed for a relaxed and romantic setting. Despite having to postpone due to covid, we’re so pleased this couple eventually got to have their beautiful day and we wish them all the congratulations from the Oscar Lili team!   Photographer: Juliette Lichman Florist:  Feather Grass Florals Hair and Make-up: Lisa Jones Cake: Sicilian Pastry Shop Venue: Newton Hall, Northumberland

  • 0 ETOILE Collection now available at Oscar Lili

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    • 14-08-2021
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    We are thrilled that the Etoile collection from Elysee bridal design will now be available at the Oscar Lili bridal studio Edinburgh. We are joining forces with our sister bridal boutique, La Novia, and will be joint stockists of both the Elysee bridal main range and the Etoile collection.  These gorgeous designer wedding dresses from Etoile, are perfect for our Boho brides who want a little more glamour on their wedding day. You will find romantic, feminine bridal dresses with thoughtful detailing and easy-to-wear fabrics. What makes this collection even better is the selection of affordable wedding dresses which offer versatility and high-quality bridal designs for brides on a budget. At the Oscar Lili bridal studio, we love effortless bridal wear that will make you feel like your best self on your special day, and we’re sure this collection won't disappoint our future brides-to-be.  Take a look at a few style previews here or visit to see the full collection and to find out more.    Get in touch with us to find out if your favourite Etoile wedding dresses are available at the Oscar Lili boutique. We will be stocking selected samples and designs can be requested depending on availability. Email via and our stylists will be happy to help you find your perfect wedding dress.   

  • 0 An Ethereal Bridal Editorial at Backhouse Rossie Estate

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    • 09-06-2021
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    This bridal photoshoot takes us somewhere special as our beautiful luxury wedding dresses are paired with the magical enchantment of the woodland backdrop. These elegant modern bridal gowns invite you in, to take a look at our breathtaking new collection full of movement, bewitching textures and materials. Beautifully made with every meticulous stitch and cut, stepping into these wedding dresses makes you feel as if you’re in your very own fairytale. This collection gives you gentle flow and elegance as the pooling trains ever so slightly cascade, a delicate but confident look for a chic boho bride. Keeping with the natural and rustic vibe, the colour palette of this editorial was about the chocolate browns and dark forest greens, highlighting the finer ivory details of each dress. Woodland and barn elopements are perfect for couples who want to be surrounded by nature on their Boho wedding day. These locations are full of magic and enchantment. Scottish weddings are perfect to create this mood, taking advantage of the beautiful landscape, and whether you are sheltered in the barn or surrounded by trees you are tucked away in your own ethereal world. Each of our Oscar Lili wedding dresses and bridal separates are made with love here in Edinburgh. Our collection of made-to-measure bridal wear can be customised so that your bridal look feels especially made for you, reflecting your individual style. With endless styles and combinations, your bespoke wedding dress will be designed to compliment wherever your fairytale wedding is taking place. Come to our Edinburgh bridal shop now to enjoy a personalised consultation with our stylists who will make your bridal dreams come true.     Editorial credits: Venue: Backhouse Rossie Weddings  Dresses: Oscar Lili (dress styles - Roza, Mira, Adele) Model: Rebecca Methven Hair/Make-up: Headpiece: Saint Beth Official (gold and white) Dried flowers bouquet & crown: To A Mountain Daisy Weddings Photographer: Bernadeta Kupiec 

  • 0 2022 Is All About The Boho Brides

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    • 01-04-2021
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    For our 2022 bridal collection inspiration, we are looking to all things Bohemian, to give our brides a beautifully romantic selection of gowns for the non-traditional wedding. From a forest elopement, to a breezy beach wedding, or the perfect Summer garden shindig, we are designing a new collection of wedding dresses that are versatile and effortless for laid-back, outdoor ceremonies. We love working with our Boho brides to create their perfect look and experiment with accessories that show off your individuality. For our new designs, we're thinking of pairing them with flower crowns, shoes that give a pop of colour and simple jewellery to finish off your bridal wear beautifully; why not have fun and get playful with your accessories. We will have some gorgeous new styles available for you to browse when we re-open next month, but in the meantime, we've been busy shooting samples for our look book with sister company La Novia, to give you a preview of things to come. Keep your eyes on our social media for updates and if you can't wait to start bridal shopping you can book your appointment at our Edinburgh bridal studio via

  • 0 Shop Local For Your Bridal Wear

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    • 18-03-2021
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    2020 brought more awareness to our shopping habits, and since traveling farther afield hasn't been an option for most, shopping local is now especially important. There is something so lovely about buying local; it is nice to get to know business owners in your neighborhood and have a personal connection in these strange times. We are really missing this over lockdown and excited to get to see our customers again if all goes to plan with phased re-opening at the end of April. In the meantime, you can shop online with us and we are here to help via email. When it comes to your wedding you can look around to make sure your wedding, big or small, is locally sourced. Edinburgh, for example, is bursting at the seams for local suppliers. Considering how many choices you have to make for your wedding, the hard part will be deciding which suppliers to work with; choosing small independent businesses who have more time to spend with you personally means that they will be invested in making sure the service they provide for your wedding day is perfect and reflects your individual style. Knowing the suppliers means you know you are getting the highest quality and it is completely bespoke. Here at our Edinburgh bridal shop, we have many clients from our neighborhood of Morningside and from all over Edinburgh/Lothians. Choosing your wedding dress can be a long process and we love getting to know our brides from the first consultation right through to hearing all about their wedding days and seeing photos from the day. We offer exclusive one-to-one appointments where you can enjoy the bridal boutique all to yourself. We work with you to make sure your wedding dress or bridal separates are exactly what you want, making sure your final look is completely yours. As each wedding dress is made just for you it will fit like a glove, and we see you back for multiple fittings at the bridal studio to ensure you feel amazing in your design. Appointments are available from 29th April and it is essential to book in advance. Contact us at or use our booking form to arrange your consultation.


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