A new boutique fashion store is set to open in Kelvedon.

Dress Code Nine opens on Saturday at a unit in Allshots Enterprises, Kelvedon.

The store will offer ladies formal fashion available for hire as well as selling prom and ball gowns.

Owner Carla Lynch wants the store to become an important part of the community in Kelvedon.

She said: "We hope to be dressing ladies to the nines for years to come."

On Saturday, the store is hosting an open day, between 3pm and 5pm.