Welcome to
Bessie Hays Bridal Boutique

stunning wedding dresses

In the heart of
Chester Le Street, County Durham

*COVID-19 Update *
What to expect when you visit our Boutique.

We are delighted to be open for business and our team are ready to help you find the dress to impress for your special day.

For the well-being of our brides and our staff, we have put the measures in place to ensure your visit to the boutique, is safe as possible, during these Covid-19 times. 


Flexible working hours, so please get in touch via phone, Facebook, Whatsapp. We are operating appointment ONLY visits.


One guest only with the bride is preferred. Two guests are the maximum allowed.


We provide masks, if you do not have one and hand sanitizer is readily available.


Look forward to seeing you all.


Thanks, Julie x

“Selecting your wedding dress is more than just a fitting… it’s a process, a memory in the making.”

Our Wedding dresses

Here at Bessie Hays Bridal Boutique, we have carefully chosen wedding dresses that suit every bride. We have a variety of styles and colours in stock. They are truly beautiful dresses.

We can accommodate the slimmest of ladies. Plus size brides are more than welcome in our beautiful, private boutique. Our wedding dresses are from size 6 up to size 34 and every size in between.

Wedding dresses are one of the most important purchases in your life and can make you feel like a real-life princess. Our range of dresses cater to every bride and are respectable of budget. We work with our customer to ensure they have the dress of their dreams for the big day.

“Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.” 

Our prom dresses

Proms are one of the most important events of your life. Your day will be full of memories that you will remember and cherish. You will want to look and feel amazing. Choosing your prom dress is an enjoyable, memorable experience. 

Bessie Hays Bridal Boutique stocks a variety of elegant prom dresses, available in a number of sizes and styles.  Again we understand budgets and cater for this within our range.

A visit to our beautiful, spacious boutique is highly recommended to view our eye dropping range of prom dresses. We offer 1 to 1 appointments and we provide exclusivity on all of our prom dress.

Call 07444 321908 or email us at info@bessiehaysboutique.co.uk to book your appointment today.


Our staff appreciate that choosing wedding dress can be a complex process and sometimes overwhelming. To help the process, we have come up with a list of FAQ’s that are almost every day. 

Here at Bessie Hays Bridal Boutique in Chester le Street we are not just a shop that sells dresses, we are a personal service with a passion and love of making all of our brides feel comfortable and relaxed. Our boutique is luxurious, spacious and welcoming.

If you have any questions about our wedding dresses or anything else, call us on 07444 321908. More than happy to help.