Kingston Bridal Week 2012 promises something old, something new, something fab just for you! We’ve been gearing up for the big finale this weekend, with stops at the KBW media launch, two days of deals and discounts dubbed “Bridal Day Out” and the KBW/Angels of Love Charity Dinner. Check out all the excitement in this album and read below to find out more about KBW 2012! Limited number of free tickets available when you sign up at


On Friday September 14, the grand exhibition rooms at the Wyndham Kingston opens its doors at 6pm to mark the first day of the Consumer/Exhibitor shows and Bridal Fashion Shows. In celebration of our overseas designers, a special VIP black tie invitation only event will be the highlight of the evening with cocktails starting at 7pm and Showtime kicking off at 8pm. Dubbed “The Honeymoon shows”, this event goes beyond the expected bridal fashion and considers the fashion needs after the wedding. The show will open with noted UK lingerie designer Rebecca Ansah followed by Jae Jolly swimwear, resort wear designer Lubica and a special 30 piece collection by Ashley Martin.

On Saturday September 15, the exhibition doors reopen at 10a.m. Patrons are encouraged to come prepared to shop as over 50 exhibitors will be showcasing their goods and services for sale at special KBW discounted rates. The main stage opens at 12pm with a special makeup demonstration by celebrity makeup artist Loni Jones. At 1pm the first set of Fashion Shows (a mix of Bridal & Honeymoon) will commence with international designer Kesia Eastwick of Barbados opening with her ‘KissTheGirl’ collection followed by swimwear from ASD clothing. For the Bridal Fashion shows Bliss Bridal and Nasolo will showcase their major dress labels and couture designs. At 3pm Softsheen-Carson will have a special hair show followed by a skincare presentation by Face Forward.

At 12 noon each day, the Wyndham pool deck will open to reveal “Share the Love’ Wine & Catering shows presented by Kingston Kitchen showcasing 15 booths dedicated to the island top chefs, caterers and wine distributors- Oji Jaja, Theo Smith of Great House Cupcakes by Desiree, Chocolate Dreams, Wyndham Kingston, Marley Coffee, Café Sweet, Gourmet Cookies, Cari-med – pasta & teas, Pure Country and wines by CPJ & Wray & Nephew. At 6pm, the second set of Fashion shows will begin showcasing Rebecca Ansah, Ashely Martin & Petals & Promises.

On Sunday September 16, the show times remain the same, but the designers change. For the 1pm shows will be Bliss Bridal, Jae Jolly & KissTheGirl. For the 6pm shows: Cedella Marley special showcase, Spokes Apparel men’s wear, Rebecca Ansah and a special closing parade by Petals & Promises. For Both Saturday and Sunday, ATL automotive will be offering test drive of their Family sized SUVs to include their Audi, Range Rover, VW and Jaguar lines. At 5pm each day the Grand Prize winner for My Big Fabulous Wedding giveaway will be revealed. The My Big Fabulous Wedding package includes: Weekend for 2 Honeymoon, Wedding Planner, Wedding Cake, Dress and Tuxedo rental, Spa treatment, Bouquet, Photography, makeup, hair and consultations.

Check out the highlights below and visit our Facebook page for the full album.

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