Have some questions…
How long before my wedding should I come for a fitting?
As soon as possible. Trying on a wedding dress is a new experience and shouldn’t be rushed. We recommend you order your dress at least 6 months before your wedding.
Do I have to make an appointment?
Yes, we do work strictly by appointment only to ensure that every bride gets the 1 on 1 attention that she deserves.
How long does a fitting appointment usually take?
A fitting appointment normally takes 1 hour, in which you may try on as many dresses as you can within that hour.
How much does a fitting appointment cost?
A fitting appointment normally costs R350. That includes your full fitting with one of our experienced consultants and some champagne to make it a joyful experience.
How many guests can I bring to the fitting appointment?
You are normally welcome to bring 2 guests with you, but due to Covid-19 regulations we only allow you to bring 1 guest at the moment.
What can I expect during a fitting appointment?
We will explain our designers & collections to you and you will get the opportunity to look at all the dresses in our studio. You will then try on the sample dresses that fits your style and taste with our guidance and assistance. You may try on as many dresses as you can within your 1 hour appointment. You can enjoy your experience with a glass of champagne.
What should I wear and/or bring to my fitting appointment?
Nude underwear. Heels if you are planning to wear heels on your wedding day. A hair clip or something to tie your hair back with if you are planning to wear your hair up.
What is the price range of your dresses?
The price range of our new dresses are between R18 000 and R40 000. We do often also have sample sale dresses that range in price between R7000 and R15 000.
Do you hire out wedding gowns?
We do occasionally, but we mainly sell new dresses, made to your measurements.
What other garments do you sell?
We also sell belts, veils, garters, robes and jewelry.
Do you do any alterations?
We do, but usually only minor alterations and only to the dresses that we stock.
How much is a wedding dress in South Africa?
A wedding dress in South Africa will generally cost between R17 000 and R45 000 with the average being around about R20 000 to R30 000.
What types of wedding dresses are there?
Fundamentally there are 6 types of wedding gown style silhouettes: Empire Silhouette, A-line Silhouette, Ballgown Silhouette, Trumpet Silhouette, Sheath Silhouette and Mermaid Silhouette.