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In-House Alterations

As a top bridal retailer, we understand that a bride choosing her dress is only the start of the experience and that the skill and knowledge from her personal seamstress is possibly one of the most important elements for a bride to look and feel amazing. The alteration service we offer completes all work on your dress in-house.† Your gown stays in the building from the moment it arrives until you pick it up just before your wedding.

Jenny is one of Donna Salado's very original couture seamstresses who has been working alongside the family for over 18 years, she is the fairy godmother of Stunning Bridal with an unrivalled knowledge on all bridalwear matters and has helped thousands of brides simply look amazing with her incredible skill and talent at a sewing machine.

Most Commonly asked questioned:

WHEN SHOULD I SCHEDULE MY ALTERATIONS?
We recommend making the appointment for your first fitting when your dress arrives in store. Please allow 8-10 weeks before your wedding for your first fitting, second and third fittings are done closer to the wedding date.

Alterations are held on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday.

CAN I PERSONALIZE MY DRESS?
Along with adjusting the length and fit, you may want something bespoke like a change of neckline, addition of sleeves, beadwork detail and so on.†Perhaps you'd like a little jacket to go with your dress?† All of this is possible.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO MY FITTINGS?
To ensure the perfect fit, bring the bra, slip, shapewear, and shoes you plan to wear with your dress. The right lingerie can change everything.

HOW MUCH WILL ALTERATIONS COST?
The cost of alterations varies from gown to gown and is not included in the price of your dress. When you select your gown, your bridal stylist can help give you an idea of an estimate but will be fine-tuned during your first fitting after your dress arrives.

I AM GETTING MARRIED ABROAD HOW SHALL I TRAVEL MY DRESS?
Getting married abroad is so exciting but†travelling with your precious wedding dress can be a risky†undertaking. You donít want it to arrive†badly creased or worse! Travel boxes fit within all airline dimensions so that brides can keep their dress with them at all times during the journey. We will happily pack your dress for you ready to take aboard.