meet THE GIRLS

SO YOU SAID YES!

Congratulations on your engagement from me and my girls, this is such an exciting time for you right now. I am so happy you are on my site and if you are here you are checking out me and the team, thank you x

So many people ask me how I got into the wedding business and I will give you the answer I give them. My obsession started when I was a small child, I would spend hours sketching and drawing princesses in wedding dresses, I was utterly nuts for all things wedding.

Sketching dresses still happens now in my boutiques, we work so closely with our hand picked designers that we are able to offer bespoke design changes so that every brides dress is truly unique.

I really do have the best job ever, I get to travel the world to curate our exclusive collection of dresses. I am proud to sell a fair few British designers and a wonderful edit of the worlds finest. The designers we choose to work with all have one thing in common, their dresses are exquisitely made, ethically sourced and the provenance of every item in my boutiques is a big deal for me – in fact a HUGE deal for me.

Ellie Sanderson is 14 years old this year and with 20 National awards under our belt for excellence, and I am really proud of my girls for this amazing achievement.  Each and every one of them has been hand picked for their personalities and brilliant style.

From Miss Bea to Laura, Sarah to Kirsty and Ruby lou. I have a team of girls who have done pretty much the distance with me, and so many of them were brides I just kept!

Me and the girls are utterly detail-obsessed and love what we do.
Each and every bride we treasure and are proud to help on her wedding dress journey. We are a small family run business and we love it that way, and so do our brides.

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Each and every bride we treasure and are proud to help on her wedding dress journey.

Bride wearing Jesus Peiro 115 Tull Jacket
Sarah

Sarah

Business Manager Beaconsfield and Woodstock

Sarah has been with Ellie for a number of years now, but as a Saturday girl , you may have already met her. She is wedding dress obsessed, and so she just needed to be closer to our dresses. 

With a similar corporate retail background to Ellie she was an obvious choice to fill the new role of Business Manager for both studios.

She was an Ellie Bride last year,  when she married her gorgeous Michael and actually came to the shop on the morning of her wedding to get ready. Crazy chic.

Full of fun and energy Sarah is just brilliant and finding girls the right dress in a heartbeat. She is a self confessed romantic and her dream dress is S.J.P in that Vivienne Westwood dress.

Choose Sarah if you want an sassy and fun appointment.

DREAM GROOM

Her gorgeous new husband Michael of course

GUILTY SECRET

Do not let her near the Ferrero Rocher !

CLAIRE

CLAIRE

Off having a baby !!!

Claire joined team Sanderson as Beaconsfield  in October of 2018 and so lots of you will know her well, a bride of Ellie Sanderson herself and now off having her baby.

We hope to see her back soon.

DREAM GROOM

Her gorgeous new husband Tom of course

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Our Claire does have a very sweet tooth.

KIRSTY

KIRSTY

Stylist in Beaconsfield

Kirsty is our newest team member but she has been in Ellies Wedding club for almost 4 years now. In fact Kirsty and Ellie first met when Kirsty became and Ellie Bride, we loved her so much we begged her to join our team.

Kirsty is a natural stylist, she is so good and gets your style in a heartbeat – we all watch on as her brides seem to buy the first dress she chooses for them. Born to do this job, she is quiet, calm but totally on it. Kirsty works one day in the week and at weekends, when she’s not styling our brides she is mummy to her two darling little girls. She really is wonder woman and we are glad she joined us.

Choose Kirsty if you need someone who can really help style you and suggest some great dresses for your figure. 

DREAM GROOM

 

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NIKKI

NIKKI

Stylist in Beaconsfield

Nikki joined the team almost two years ago now. She is just so full of beans and positive energy. Her background is in first class customer care and so you know your in great professional hands with our Nikki.

An avid lover of Farrow and Ball paint, interior design and a follower of fashion she is one cool chick. Nikki is totally obsessed with the finer details of client care and our brides always feel totally spoiled by her caring approach. She is great with mums and grannies too!

Choose Nikki if you need calm positive encouragement with a brilliant fashion edge. Nikki runs the boutique on Mondays and is in every Wednesday and Saturday. 

DREAM GROOM

 She wont say.

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Our Nikki is a real healthy eater but can be found scoffing copious amounts of Avocado, hummus and rye bread. Oh and she is partial to chocolate but who isn’t ?

BARBARA

BARBARA

Senior Stylist, Beaconsfield

Barbara aka Miss Bea. She is a national treasure. Barbara oozes “Classy and fabulous” out of every pore and with over 9 years experience styling brides she really does know what she is talking about.

A self confessed lover of understated elegance and a huge fan of Sassi Holford and Suzanne Neville she is the lady to choose for your consultation if you need love, support and encouragement. Miss Bea is also an expert stylist with our more mature brides who are stumped with what to wear. The queen of glamour will have you styled, looking perfect and uber chic in heartbeat. Barbara offers a private personal shopping experience every Thursday till 8pm.

DREAM GROOM

One word: POLDARK.

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Pure dark chocolate – only one square tho!

LAURA

LAURA

Production and Client relations.

Laura has been with Ellie for 12 years, starting as a Saturday girl and progressing to Store manager.  Laura has two gorgeous little boys and now works part time running the production and client relations side of Ellie Sanderson for both of our studios.

Talking at two hundred miles an hour and with eyes in the back of her head, Laura misses nothing and we would all be lost without her. Laura will check every tiny detail for all our brides-to-be and she ensures that everything runs smoothly.

Laura still loves serving our brides and with 12 years of expertise you can be sure you’re in great hands, Laura loves our new collection of Suzanne Neville dresses and is totally smitten with one particular dress.

Choose Laura as your stylist if need a no nonsense and honest appointment, lover of clean un fussy designs you will be sure to find something fabulous  with her help.

DREAM GROOM

Her husband to be !!! 

GUILTY SECRET

Large doorstep size sandwiches packed with her fridge contents.

RUBY-LOU

RUBY-LOU

Stylist and Social Media Manager.- WOODSTOCK

Our Ruby-Lou joined Ellie almost a year ago and she took to selling wedding dresses like duck to water. She full of style ideas and utterly brilliant with nervous brides. She has a little obsession with Jesus Perio dresses, it may be that she is half Spanish or it may be that she is just loving their coolness. We have even named a dress after her!

Roo has a design background and is utterly brilliant and helping you nail your vision, she loves all things stylish and bang on trend.

Choose Ruby-Lou if you need help pulling it all together, if you love lots of energy and you want a fun filled and enjoyable few hours.

DREAM GROOM.

Charley of course 

GUILTY SECRET.

Tiny little chicken skewers from the Co-op, although she never eats the sauce.

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