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Non-Traditional Winter Wedding Gowns

Posted by Brandi Kane on December 5, 2012

 

More and more, Today's brides are throwing tradition out the window and choosing to express their own style in their wedding dress.

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Topics: Wedding Dress Care, bridal care blogs, polyester gown, Care Tips

Full Service Wedding Gown Cleaning and Pressing

Posted by Brandi Kane on October 17, 2012

 

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Topics: wedding gown cleaning and preservation, wedding dress cleaning, bridal gown alterations in birmimgham alabama, Wedding Dress Care, Cleaning & Pressing

Cleaning a Polyester Wedding Dress?

Posted by Brandi Kane on September 4, 2012

 

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Topics: wedding dress cleaning, second hand wedding dress, Wedding Dress Care, polyester gown, Cleaning & Pressing

Can I Use A Plastic Garment Bag To Protect a Wedding Dress?

Posted by David Whitehurst on July 12, 2012

A plastic garment bag is a great way to protect a wedding dress while transporting.  It will provide a good barrier from spills and rain, and provide some protection from "crushing" the dress so it can stay more wrinkle free.

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Topics: wedding gown cleaning and preservation, wedding dress preservation, Wedding Dress Care, Cleaning and Preservation

Short-Term Storage Tips for Your Wedding Gown

Posted by David Whitehurst on September 29, 2011

 

How and where to store your wedding gown, even for a short time, is an important decision for every bride.

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Topics: wedding dress cleaning, Wedding Dress Care, storing a wedding dress, Gown Restoration

5 Biggest Challenges of a Destination Wedding

Posted by David Whitehurst on September 15, 2011

  Weddings are often called the most wonderful day of a Bride's life.  So how can you make your wedding day even more wonderful? 
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Topics: Destination Wedding, Wedding Dress Care, Wedding Dress Steaming

Help for Brides Planning a Wedding

Posted by David Whitehurst on August 19, 2011

 

A wedding day is supposed to be the most special day of a bride's life, but planning the wedding can, unfortunately, be the most stressful time of a bride's life. 

Fortunately for all those in the planning stages, there are a number of online resources available to make this process as pain free as possible.

Planning is essential for a successful wedding.  Here are a few quotes about planning to emphasize this point:

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Topics: Wedding Gown Cleaners, wedding planning, Wedding Dress Care

Tips For Spot Cleaning Silk Wedding Dresses

Posted by David Whitehurst on July 4, 2011

 

Dealing with Two of the More Common Stains - Wine and Lipstick - On A Silk Wedding Dress

Silk is one of the most delicate fabrics known today, and also one that is high on many Bride's list.  Unfortunately, the temperamental nature of this fabric can be dangerous around wedding time, so here are some tips for spot cleaning silk wedding dresses to help you protect your dress before making it to a wedding gown preservationist.

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Topics: wedding dress stains, Silk Wedding Dresses, Wedding Dress Care, Wedding Gown Specialist

What Does It Mean To Steam A Wedding Dress?

Posted by David Whitehurst on June 28, 2011

 

Steaming a Wedding Dress Refers to one process of removing wrinkles.  You clean the wedding dress and then either steam it or hand press it to remove wrinkles.  You do not "steam clean" a wedding dress.

Wedding dresses are worn on a special day, so they are usually made in a special way.  Delicate fabrics, intricate decorations, and unique pieces of flare are usually included in a wedding gown design, which means they are fragile garments requiring special care.  Dry cleaners that provide wedding dress cleaning and preservation services will also steam or hand press wedding dresses to remove the wrinkles.  But many people don't know the difference between these two processes.

 
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Topics: Wedding Dresses, Wedding Dress Care, Wedding Gown Steaming, Wedding Dress Steaming

More Common Wedding Dress Stains

Posted by David Whitehurst on June 21, 2011

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Topics: wedding dress cleaning, wedding gown care, Wedding Dress Care

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