St Ann’s Hospice’s Bridal and Classic Retailer in Stockport is boasting many wedding clothes donated to them by the Coronation Road costume division at ITV.
The cleaning soap is filmed and set within the cobbled streets of Manchester, and lots of weddings have taken place all through the present’s historical past with their wedding clothes being left for others to put on on their special occasion.
St Ann’s Hospice runs their Stockport store to boost funds for providers all through Better Manchester from their two hospices in Heald Inexperienced, Stockport and Little Hulton, Salford. There’s a devoted specialist bridal division on the second flooring which has the newest types on provide for nice worth for cash.
They at the moment have many wedding clothes on sale which have been worn by actresses on the cleaning soap akin to Kym Marsh and Catherine Tyldesley, which may be seen within the store’s window.
The present Strictly Come Dancing contestant Kym Marsh wore the costume on the best when she performed Michelle Connor in 2018.
All of their clothes on the store are on the market, with lots of of clothes accessible which have solely been worn as soon as or are model new. Many are donated by bridal boutiques on the finish of the season, so they’re all nice worth for a fraction of the worth you’d pay elsewhere.
Jules Lamb, Performing Supervisor on the Bridal and Classic retailer, says: “We all know folks like to recycle and be extra environmentally aware, so we like to help this to verify our brides get clothes which might be in wonderful situation and are second hand. The cash paid for every costume is so necessary in donating to and supporting St Ann’s Hospice which helps many individuals in Better Manchester with end-of-life care.”
Lots of the clothes are purchased in bulk, akin to one worn by Catherine Tyldesley when she performed Eva Worth within the cleaning soap. This implies there are a lot of of the identical costume purchased as backup clothes to keep away from any disasters while filming – so there are loads you may get your fingers on!
There are appointments for fittings all day from Tuesday to Saturday, with the store additionally catering for mom of the bride and bridesmaids, equipment to match and a beneficial seamstress simply down the highway.
Many designers and types are stored within the store, with Jane Danson sporting a Monsoon costume (left costume within the image) when she performed Leanne Battersby within the present.
With all these preloved clothes in wonderful situation, see what’s on provide within the retailer in Stockport and purchase a costume as soon as worn by a Corrie star!
To see extra updates in regards to the clothes and equipment in retailer, please go to their Fb web page SAH Bridal Stockport.