Having gained an excellent reputation for over 24 years, Charisma opened a new store in May 2016. Proprietor Lesley Bradsworth brings all her knowledge and experience of fashion to Cowes, on the Isle of Wight.

Charisma of Cowes specialises in wedding outfits for mother of the bride and groom, and wedding guests in sizes 8 to 26, together with matching millinery. Evening and Cruise wear are also available and stylish daytime separates, both classic and casual again up to larger sizes.
Whatever your occasion Charisma will ensure you look stunning!

Choose from our various clothing ranges; stock updated regularly…

Wedding Outfits - Charisma of Cowes, Isle of Wight
Day Wear - Charisma of Cowes, Isle of Wight
View Millinery & Hats Range - Charisma of Cowes - Isle of Wight
Cruise Wear - Charisma of Cowes, Isle of Wight


We are proud to stock the esteemed British occasionwear brand Condici which is known for its quality, style, and excellent fit. Condici’s designs embrace beautiful colours, attention to detail, comfort and great fit. Fabrics include luxurious silks and elegant crepes in pretty pastels and classic navys.

Condici have specialised in classic Special Occasion wear for over 25 years. Mariam Poorsalehi is head of design and her creations often include high-end silks, ruching and georgette fabric, together with a mix of pastel or bright colours that are always on trend for the season.


…for Mother of the Bride & Groom

“I have to say I love Charisma. The proprietor is always helpful and very welcoming and offers a beautiful selection of stunning outfits.”

Ebbie Wilson


Whatever your occasion, Charisma will ensure…

you look stunning!

Bought my dress for my daughter’s wedding and I love it. The lady was really helpful and made me feel comfortable. Will visit again x

Kim Prigmore


Please see our frequently asked questions below; if you need to ask anything else, please don’t hesitate to contact us below or via social media.

We specialise in wedding outfits for mother of the bride and groom, and wedding guests in sizes 8 to 26 together, with matching millinery, evening and cruise-wear.

Yes, we can supply gift vouchers; please ask in store for details.

We are open throughout the Summer from 10am to 5pm, Tuesday to Saturday. Our Winter hours are 11am to 4pm, Tuesday to Saturday.

We have a variety of top brands, such as Frank Lyman, Condici, Marble, Michaela Louisa, Ann Ballon, Failsworth, Orientique, Ronald Joyce, H&O and Adini.

We are based in Cowes High St, on the Isle of Wight, just a 1 min walk from the Red Funnel High-Speed Red Jet terminal.

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