Best Garment Bags; Options for Storage and Transportation

Best Garment Bags | Options for Storage and Transportation

PROTECT YOUR DRESS! Are you looking for the perfect storage or transportation solution for Wedding Gowns, Formal dresses, Prom, Pageant, and other special occasion garments? If you are transporting your dress for a destination wedding, traveling for pageant finals, or getting ready for Prom at a friend’s house, you will need to right bag to […]

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Prom Dress Preapproval Pros and Cons

Prom Dress Codes have taken a sinister turn to oppression and threats to ban or remove students from the big event.  In an effort to avoid Prom night enforcement, when the student is turned away, schools have started an approval or preapproval process. Typical Prom Outfit Dress Code is:  Dresses cannot be too short, too low-cut, […]

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Red Dress Wear it Again

Prom Dress – Tips to Wear it Again

I loved my Senior year Prom dress!  It was red statin, strapless sweetheart neckline, with a front slit.  It fit me perfectly and looked amazing.  After prom, I kept it in my closet even though I “knew” I would never wear it again.  Boy, was I wrong! My freshman year at University I was invited […]

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Simple Tips to Upcycle Your Prom Dress

After Prom, you may consider selling your Prom dress while the style is still current and to make room in your closet for other things.  Or, you may just not want to part with your beautiful frock – so Upcycle it!  You can repurpose your dress into another fabulous outfit. A former client loved her Prom […]

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Top 10 Prom Dress Shopping Tips

Prom Dress Shopping Tips | 10 top Tips Before you Buy your Prom Dress

Shopping for a Prom dress can be exciting, frustrating, scary, and for many girls – depressing.  Here are a few tips to help have a fun and easy shopping adventure for your perfect outfit. For widest selection of dresses, sizes, and colors, shop before the weekend.  Most stores restock during the week and the store […]

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What is the Difference between Junior and Misses_

What is the Difference between Junior and Misses?

One of the most confusing parts of shopping is trying to figure out what size to try on and ultimately what to add to your wardrobe. Are you even trying on clothes from the correct department? What is the difference between Junior and Misses clothing? Misses clothes can also be Petite or Tall, and at […]

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The Sit Test - Before Your Big Event, Can You Comfortably Sit in Your Dress?

The Sit Test | Before Your Big Event, Can You Comfortably Sit in Your Dress?

A very common mistake when clothes shopping is the failure to perform a Sit Test. Failure to perform a Sit Test can result in an uncomfortable evening, last minute changes to your outfit or plans. Some of the worse case scenarios are split zippers, busted seams, and other wardrobe malfunctions that can ruin your event! […]

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Can I bleach this? How to Change the Color of Your Formal Gown

Can I bleach my dress? | How to Change the Color of Your Formal Gown and Other Clothes

Recently, I received this email from a customer wanting to re-purpose an existing dress for her wedding. Can I Bleach My Dress? I bought a prom dress from you in 2010, and I loved the way it looked and felt on me. It is 100% polyester, floor length, and beaded with a cinch at the […]

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Girl’s Night Out Essentials | Ultimate List for that Special Night Out to Avoid a Fashion Disaster

Girls Night Out – Ultimate List for that Special Night Out to Avoid a Fashion Disaster

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How to Sell Your Prom Dress

How to Sell Your Prom Dress | When and How to get the Most Money for the Least Hassle?

Are you thinking about selling your Prom dress? You need some extra money, it does not fit anymore, you already wore it once, you will never wear it again, whatever your reason… Now is the perfect time to sell your Prom Dress! Prom is just around the corner. Most Prom events occur in April, and […]

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Blonde Beauty Prom Shopping

One of my favorite customers recently contacted me for Prom shopping suggestions. Her daughter is a petite blonde, short waist, with an amble chest. I have been involved in her formal dresses for Military Ball, Junior Prom, and Homecoming. This year she is a Senior, and I am flattered (and quite pleasantly surprised) for Mom […]

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How do I measure myself instructions

How do I measure myself?

The three most important measurements for dress sizing are Bust, Waist, and Hips.  Bust is also important for determining shirt size.  Waist and hip measurements are critical for skirts, pants, and underwear.  Grab a tape measure or string, and following these quick and easy steps to measure yourself. Bust: Measure around your body, under your […]

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