Open by Appointment!

Our beautiful store is open Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5:30pm (closed Sunday & Monday). We will be open by appointment only so don’t delay and call the store on 01277 356633 to book your slot.  We will still be operating in a Covid safe environment so do not worry – we will look after you. We look forward to welcoming you back to our lovely store where our Spring/Summer 2023 collections await you. We have plenty of stock so you will have lots of choice.

John Charles Spring/Summer 2023 Collection

The John Charles elegant Mother of the Bride and Groom dresses are graceful and glamorous, ensuring the modern women feels as good as she looks.

Their designers aim was to make beautiful couture timeless classics to be treasured as future heirlooms. As a result, each exclusive piece they created is for todays sophisticated, discerning woman who wants to look and feel great. The figure-flattering shapes, exquisite tailoring, breath-taking fabrics and beautiful detailing provide the wearer to radiate their inner confidence.

Hello and Welcome

Established for over 40 years, Gladrags of Ingatestone is a one stop destination store for occasion wear and Mother of the Bride outfits chosen with care from the best manufacturers in the business.

We specialise in mother of the bride and groom dresses, and outfits for wedding guests, as well as evening cocktail dresses and dresses for special occasions such as Ladies Day at Ascot. We offer a vast selection of hats, fascinators, shoes, bags and jewellery to complement your chosen outfit.

Our alterations service will deliver the perfect fit so you will look and feel fabulous.We are proud to offer the largest selection of John Charles design in the South East as their biggest stockist giving you the most choice.

For all those looking for something more every day, we also have a fantastic selection of day dresses and lovely coordinating casual daywear.

Gladrags has been established for over 30 years, and we pride ourselves with having the best selection of clothing in Essex. Our service is second to none and we go that extra mile to ensure that everything is perfect and our clients leave the store smiling, having had a super buying experience.

Why not pop by to view our stunning collections! We have a team of wonderful, experienced ladies ready to assist you.

The spring/summer John Charles  2023 collection is now in store…

Mother of the Bride or Groom

We are a relaxed and friendly team and we know from experience how to make our clients look and feel fabulous. Our alterations service ensures the perfect fit. Our experienced sales team will expertly help to put together the perfect look to achieve the WOW factor.

We also offer a complete personal shopping service where we find and source clothes for your particular lifestyle and budget, taking the stress out of shopping.

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Teresa Ripoll 2023 Spring/Summer collection
Teresa Ripoll 2023 Spring/Summer collection