The other thing that probably worse than finding a stain on your wedding gown is finding a pull in the fabric of your wedding gown that resulted from the events on your wedding day. During your wedding day there are many unlucky proceedings that could result damaged on the material of your gown. As you step out of the limo, a fabric tear on the hemline caused by a misstep; loose threads in the shoulder area from your moment on the dance floor; or a thread that was pulled by a spur in the back of your chair as you dined at the head table. All have the probable to ruin the delicate fabrics of your wedding gown, and worse, it may cause stress and worry for a bride that loves her wedding gown.
The Trusted Gown Preservation Company keeps an in-house master seamstress that can work enchanted on your wedding gown. From damaged lace to a fabric pull, our seamstress can fix what you may have thought was an impossible repair. 1 out of 10 wedding gowns that arrive at the preservation facility has minor fabric damage that requires a repair.
Most of the brides did not noticed the damage. This minor damage may include the following:
At this stage of our preservation, your gown has been carefully examined, meticulously cleaned with our high-class SYSTEMK4 wedding gown cleaning process, and prudently repaired if any minor fabric issues were discovered. You wedding gown is now prepared to be placed in its own beautiful preservation chest. The preservation chest has its viewing window to be protected from dust and UV damage. Our exclusive wedding gown preservation chest is acid neutral and contains acid-free tissues paper in agreement with recommended fabric handling guidelines issued by the International Fabricare Institute. Your gown will be ready and will be viewed and enjoyed by your future generations.
Your Wedding Gown Preservation Kit Includes the following:
The Trusted Wedding Gown Preservation Kit provides a unique tie-down system that designed to keep your gown secure in the kit without causing any stress to the fabric. After a light pressing to ensure no wrinkling of the fabric occurs over time, your gown will be carefully positioned and secured in the kit after. Together with your 5 optional accessories, it will also be secured in the preservation chest.
When initially sending your gown to us, you may include any adornments in your garment bag. Our seamstress will reattach that for you. In your paperwork, please be detailed as possible. If your adornments were lost or misplaced after your wedding day and if we may have extra adornments, we can use it for your gown
To ensure the best fit of your wedding gown to our preservation chest, we have 3 sizes available. Depending on the size of your dress and additional accessories, we have the following sizes:
Standard Dimensions: 33" x 19" x 7"
Large Dimensions: 33" x 19" x 10"
Extra Large Dimensions: 33" x 19" x 13"
Unless we receive special requests otherwise, all preserved accessories will be placed at the bottom of your kit. It will be placed outside of the viewing window with the exception of you veil. Your wedding veil will be secure to the side of you wedding dress so that both your veil and your gown are displayed gorgeously side-by-side.
Yes of course! In the event that you have more than 5 items that you'd like preserved, you'll be charged $10 for each additional item which you can include by check when you ship your gown to us. We also offer preservation for shoes, slip, and a silk bouquet for an extra $25 each. We can place your items in their own small preservation box that includes our guarantee and viewing window.
We cover most of the questions you may have in our preservation FAQ page. If you can’t find answer to your questions, you are always welcome to contact us at (800) 830-4665 M-F 9am- 5pm EST and we'll be ready to assist.