When you first receive your bridesmaid dress it’s important to make sure that fits correctly. Sometimes BRIDESMAID ALTERATIONS can too long and may need shortening. The seam may need to move or the dress may need to make bigger (let-out). If you are a flower girl, your dress may need to make to order.
Always do any bridesmaid dress alterations immediately or as soon as possible. Don’t wait until the last minute. There will be lots of rehearsals to get through and any delays will upset the bride. It is far better to get things right the first time. The only reasons you might have for delaying bridesmaid dress alterations are if you are sick or have lost weight before the wedding. In which case the seam might need to be moved.
You don’t have to get the bridesmaid dress altered at the wedding dress boutique. I am a specialist, give you alterations service more than capable of handling any alterations. Such as shortening, take-ins, let-outs, gaping necklines, and flower girl outfits. Bridesmaid dress alterations require care and precision. So you can choose an experienced seamstress who is work on bridesmaid dresses before.
Bring your Shoes
When you visit for your alteration, it is important to bring the shoes and bra you will be wearing at the wedding. The choice of the bra is particularly important since it determines how much of the bridesmaid dress needs to be taken in. Shoes add height and may determine if the dress needs to be shortened.
Always let us know when the wedding is and what your plans are, especially if there are planned rehearsals.