The amount and the frequency of brides contacting us for wedding dress repairs are increasing rapidly. With most dress repair cases, the jobs are urgent and short notice is given only days before the wedding. So why do some alteration shops keep damaging wedding dresses? Many alteration businesses are offering bridal alteration services without having competent bridal … [Read more...] about Why Do Some Alteration Shops Keep Damaging Wedding Dresses?
Bridal shops should be held responsible for the alteration seamstresses they recommend to their customers for wedding dress alterations. In cases where these recommended seamstresses damaged the dress due to their incompetence, the bridal shop should be liable and perhaps compensate their customers for the avoidable disasters and stress caused just before their wedding day. We … [Read more...] about Bridal Shops Should Pay Brides for Damages
Dresses, unfortunately, do occasionally get damaged either by customers themselves or by some unqualified tailors/seamstresses. Damages most commonly occur in new or second hand dresses when they were previously altered using bad cutting and sewing techniques. When it comes to damaged wedding dresses, repairs could be costly and in some cases they could be even unrepairable. … [Read more...] about Dress Repair
Bridal alterations is a specialised area and only reputable and experienced bridal seamstresses should be used in altering wedding dresses. Please beware of some general clothing alterations and mensuit-specialised tailors who claim to be bridal alterations specialists. Also do not simply rely on bridal shops to refer you to anyone with whom they may have some interests. You … [Read more...] about Use A Bridal Seamstress