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How much does it cost to get a wedding dress cleaned and preserved?

How much does it cost to get a wedding dress cleaned and preserved?

Lately, we've heard quite a lot from brides who have discovered our service after being sold a cleaning and preservation plan by their local bridal boutique or corner dry cleaning service. It always makes us disappointed to learn that newlyweds have spent an astronomical amount to have their dresses cleaned and preserved, especially with all the mounting bills a newlywed couple incurs such as a new house, new furniture, etc., when they could have had an even more professional cleaning and preservation performed for a fraction of the cost. Brides have told us the prices they've been quoted have ranged...

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Should I dry clean my wedding dress after the wedding?

Should I dry clean my wedding dress after the wedding?

A bridal gown is an iconic part of your wedding day. After all, you've spent years envisioning what your wedding day will be like and what you'll be wearing the day you say "I do." So what happens to your wedding gown after the big day? That's when bridal gown cleaning and preservation comes into play. You have spent days, months or even years searching for the perfect dress for the big day, so it surely doesn't deserve to be forgotten about after the event. Leaving a dress to rot in the back of a wardrobe, or the attic will...

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How to protect your dress from yellowing?

How to protect your dress from yellowing?

If the wedding gown of your dreams is a family bridal gown that time has yellowed and stained, call us! We specialise in restoring antique gowns and vintage bridal gowns to the true colour without damage to delicate fabrics or dyes. We remove stains and discolouration that ordinary dry cleaners cannot, and our restorations have been featured on television and in publications around the world. It's important to keep your wedding gown in good condition before and also after the wedding if you're like most brides you've purchased your wedding gown months before the actual wedding date. One of the...

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Can you fix a yellowed wedding dress?

Can you fix a yellowed wedding dress?

If the wedding gown of your dreams is a family bridal gown that time has yellowed and stained, call us! We specialise in restoring antique gowns and vintage bridal gowns to the true colour without damage to delicate fabrics or dyes. We remove stains and discolouration that ordinary dry cleaners cannot, and our restorations have been featured on television and in publications around the world. It's important to keep your wedding gown in good condition before and also after the wedding if you're like most brides you've purchased your wedding gown months before the actual wedding date. One of the...

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What do you do with your wedding dress after the big day?

What do you do with your wedding dress after the big day?

Now that you've officially said "I do," you may have some loose ends to tie up: unwrapping presents, writing thank you notes and finalizing honeymoon plans. You may also be wondering what to do with your wedding dress now that the nuptials are over. The good news is that there are several options for your wedding day outfit. You can either have it professionally preserved (maybe to pass onto someone else down the line), donate it to someone in need, or repurpose it into décor for your newlywed nest. Newly married couples focused on sustainability will be delighted to find...

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