I specialise in wedding couture. This includes apart from the bridal gown,bridesmaid and flowergirl dresses. Mother of bride and groom outfits and anything the groom might need,like ties,waistcoats and I do the occassional suit,if its an out of the ordinary style that can't be bought. I also do ballgowns,daywear,menswear and alterations. I have a huge selection of samples,in all price ranges,to suit your budget. These include satins,silk,tafetta,laces and tulles.
Bring me your picture,no pattern necessary. I can make it. If you have no idea,I will give you advise on the style of dress that will suit you.
My aim is to take the pressure off you and help make the experience fun and enjoyable.
Appointments. First appointment will take about an hour. I will give you a quote for making your dress and or bridesmaids and show you materials available. Then you can decide if I'm the person you'd like to make your gown. If you decide while your here,I will take your measurements and work out how much material you will need,if your supplying your own.
Second appointment. Will take approx half an hour. I will have a calico basic of your bodice ready to fit,if necessary. I don't always make one,if its a simple style,then you will be fitted with your dress.
Third appointment. Your dress will be finished barr some minor changes and the hem to complete.
Final appointment. You will try on your finished dress,with shoes and veil. Its up to you if you store it with me or take it.
I can have your dress finished whenever suits you. A month before or day before. Some brides or bridesmaids arrive back in the country days before the wedding,I don't stress about completing at last minute.
Please feel free to message me about anything you need to know about your dress. Its a stressful time,so I'm happy to help you make it fun.