Robyn Roberts bridal wear business has been flourishing for 18 years. They design and make wedding gowns and dresses, as well as accessories, for the bride and her retinue.
Paul and Robyn Roberts employ 8 skilled women, each with their own area of specialised expertise. As well as a showroom, they have an on-site manufacturing workshop. This provides a platform not only for the women to nurture their existing skill sets, but they have actively encouraged and taught them new related skills to further their personal development.
Robyn Roberts Brodalwear market their brand to brides living in or visiting Cape Town at the various bridal expos. They source raw materials and hand-made accessories from local manufacturers as far as possible.
Their work is regularly featured in local magazines. What appeals to the customer is the elegant, yet more relaxed styling and fabric combinations used, which are suited to the South Africa aesthetic and climate.