Wilhelmina Bracken qualified as a bridal designer from the prestigious Cape Town College of Fashion Design in 2010 with a Distinction Plus, and won their coveted Student of the Year title.
She was identified as "a true innovative and passionate talent" by award winning designer Hendrik Vermeulen Couture who offered her a place on his team. Wilhelmina further crafted her skill under Hendrik's guidance for 3 years, producing intricate bridal wear and couture garments, some of which were worn by local and international celebrities.
Wilhelmina is a consummate professional who works with her clients to design and produce custom-made bridal gowns that make her brides feel spectacular on their wedding day.
Her style is timeless, feminine and elegant with a unique classic edge. She prides herself on producing bridal wear & accessories (including personalised garters, veils, removable trains and fascinators) of the highest quality through her attention to detail, exquisite fit and personal service.
One of Wilhelmina’s bridal gowns has graced the cover of Sarie Bride Magazine. She was also a finalist in the 2016 Top Venders Wedding Awards for"Best Wedding Dress".While Wilhelmina is honoured by the recognition of her industry, her passion lies in seeing each bride walk away with their dream wedding gown.
Please get in touch if you are looking for a one-of-a-kind creation.