Karen Forte Wedding Dresses


Karen Forte first opened her bridal shop in 1999,  and is based just outside of Cambridge. A family run business since first opening and now one of the regions most established and reputable wedding boutiques. With a noteworthy collection of wedding dresses from award winning designers Karen Forte also offers an experienced in-house alterations service.

Furthermore Karen Forte looks after mother of the brides and groom across Cambridgeshire and surrounding areas including Hertfordshire, Bedford and Suffolk. In addition to the bridal collection the boutique offers a lovely collection of outfits and accessories for mother of the bride and groom.  

In 2017, the bridal business was nominated for a prestigious Bridal Buyer  award for ‘Best Longstanding Bridal Retailer in the UK’. It was a great achievement for Karen Forte one of only 15 bridal shops nationwide to be shortlisted. The bridal boutique is looking forward to celebrating its 20th Anniversary next year. 

The boutique is situated on the main A1198 at Bassingbourn between Royston and Huntingdon. Poised on the Hertfordshire border and only 13 miles South West from Cambridge the shop is easily accessible by train and car. The nearest train station is Royston which is less than a 5 minute drive. The bridal shop also offers a large free car park for customers. Click here to get directions to the shop.