It is a very personal process to make a couture or made-to-measure garment that conforms to the needs and wishes of you the client.
As a process, it draws from time-honoured traditions in couture dressmaking, and includes the finest detailing, embroidery, fabrics and hand crafted expertise. Our aim is to provide an exclusive, unique service evolving through a number of precise steps and all designed to create a wonderful, exquisite garment just for you.
Design ideas and fabrics to be selected
The next time we meet up would be at the toile fitting. For the toile fitting it is important to bring the correct bra and shoes as this can change the fit of the garment considerably if it is not the same ones that will be worn on the occasion.
When the final design is agreed we will go on to the next important and exciting stage to make your outfit in the real fabric previously chosen by you.
Many of our dear ladies appreciate and enjoy this step of the process as it gives an insight into the making of a couture garment and an opportunity for you the client to have further input on the direction it is all taking. This step-by-step process allows you to participate in and enjoy the important role you as the client play in the shaping of your own garment – something that is made to measure exclusively for you. And the single most significant difference between couture and off the rack.
We will finish off the details on your outfit beautifully by hand. This is the time consuming part and what makes the garment have its own unique and distinct couture feel. A wedding dress made like this takes about 200-500 hours to make depending on the details of the design. This process, imbued with dedicated skill and passion, contributes in an unforgettable way to provide: A stunning couture dress that is luxurious and elegant and makes you feel incredibly special wearing it, knowing and feeling it was made just for YOU.