Welcome to Something Special a dress shop based in Ely Cambridgeshire.

We have an extensive collection of unique ball gowns, prom dresses, cruise wear and cocktail dresses. Along with the dresses we have matching accessories such as jewellery, shoes and handbags.

We always hold at least 250 dresses in stock all year round including dresses by Jora, Alyce Designs, Angel Forever, Goya, Manon and Gino Cerruti.

We hold sizes 4 to 28 and a beautiful variety of styles and colours so you are sure to find the dress of your dreams from our collection.

All dresses are to buy only due to the dresses being made from such delicate fabrics.

We do offer a alteration service should you need it!

No need to worry about someone else wearing the same dress as you because at Something Special we keep a record of every dress sold to ensure that you are the belle of the ball!

Our opening times are 9:30am until 5pm, Monday to Saturday. Closed all day Tuesday. We do offer evening appointments if the shop hours don't fit in with you.

Come along to Something Special and have a browse, you will not be disappointed.


“Fabulous dresses and accessories with fantastic and friendly customer service.”

Lisa Downham

“Lovely shop,always excellent service,reasonable prices and great
clothes Love it!”

Rosalind Underwood

“Fabulous service and selection of dresses.”

Sam Law

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