Designer bridal gowns

Bespoke Bridal Gowns for every bride

Welcome to White Silk Bridal Couture, designer of elegant, timeless and unique wedding dresses for brides in Tauranga and across New Zealand. Our gowns are handcrafted and made-to-measure in our Tauranga boutique, ensuring your gown is of the very highest quality.

A woman walks down the church aisle wearing a white bridal gown with a long train

You must be here as you’re searching through wedding dresses in New Zealand, looking for your dream gown. We invite you to look through some of the unique wedding gowns we’ve created and start to imagine your gown.

After that, simply send White Silk Bridal Couture a message using the form on this page and we can book you in for a consultation.

A designer bridal gown to treasure forever

Handcrafted & Unique Wedding Dresses

Graceful & exquisite bridal gowns

Leading designer Nicky Hayward will work one on one with you to create your wedding dress. She’ll consider all aspects that are important to you, ensuring the style complements your physique.

Elegant, Romantic & Timeless Bridal Gowns

Your wedding dress is handcrafted in our beautiful Tauranga boutique where we source the finest silks and laces.

Every piece of lace is thought out and every stitch made to look seamless. The process is designed to be as simple and stress free as possible, so you can focus on the rest of your wedding planning.

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Every gown we design and make is made-to-measure. Our designer wedding gowns are brought to life in the White Silk Bridal boutique at the Historic Village in Tauranga.


Precision with every stitch in your bridal gown

We look forward to welcoming you for your bridal gown consultation, and the honour of creating the gown of your dreams.

We’re here to take you through every step, ensuring you’ll wear a gown of beauty and individuality. You can start that journey today by booking your bridal gown consultation.

A personalised bridal gown service

We’re here to help you at every stage of the creation process and to ensure it is stress free and enjoyable.

The true bridal gown experience

Brides will find our Tauranga boutique to be a place of sanctuary and inspiration. We can’t wait to meet you and start work on your stunning wedding dress.

Support for brides who live outside Tauranga

Brides quite often travel to have their bridal gown handcrafted by us. To help, we can eliminate one trip by doing the calico in the same appointment as the consultation.

What our brides say about their wedding dresses

“Nicky is super talented and her knowledge of what she does is second to none.” – Kelly

“From start to finish, the entire wedding dress process was stress-free and so special.” – Aimee

“The dress fitted perfectly, was of exceptional quality, and looked stunning.” – Kase

You can start your journey today towards a handcrafted bridal gown designed in the Bay of Plenty by White Silk Bridal Couture.

Simply fill in the contact form and we’ll get right back to you. Also, please do check out the FAQs about our designer bridal gowns, where you’ll find our Terms and Conditions, thank you.

White Silk Bridal Couture, Historic Village, 17th Avenue West, Tauranga, 3112. Our opening hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 9.30am.

Call: 021 335 115


A woman wearing one of White Silk Bridal Couture's bridal gowns lies on a sofa in Tauranga.
One of our designer bridal gowns that are made-to-measure.

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White Silk Bridal Couture, Historic Village, 17th Avenue West, Tauranga, 3112. Our opening hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 9.30am.

Book your private bridal gown consultation