About Melanie Potro
Melanie Potro is a wedding dress designer based in the iconic OXO Tower, in central London.
With over 18 years’ experience in couture, Melanie understands the many and varied dreams of brides-to-be. The award-winning bridal couturier combines creative flair and attention to detail, with a meticulous concern for fit – an essential element for a bride looking for flawless beauty on her big day!
Melanie’s specialty – a lasting legacy of her work with renowned German costume makers Das Gewand, for the likes of the Metropolitan Opera and Royal Opera House – is corsetry. Providing support and comfort for fuller figures and adding curves for boyish silhouettes, her corset gowns are created through a thorough knowledge of historical costume and the intricacies of Melanie’s designer wedding dresses have been featured in national magazines such as You and Your Wedding, Brides and Perfect Wedding. Melanie has also been featured in bridal blogs such as Love my dress, So you are getting married, Smashing the glass, English Wedding and Rock my Wedding. She has recently appeared in the publication ‘The art of the creative entrepreneur’ by Diane Cottle. For press enquiries, further information regarding custom made wedding dresses, images and appointments, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 3774 6002.
The bridal boutique is in central London and just a short walk from Blackfriars Station and Waterloo station.