At Mia La Vida, we want your visit to our wedding dress atelier in West London to be an exciting and memorable experience as you search for your dream wedding gown for the most special day of your life. While each atelier may have its unique approach, here are some general things you can expect during your visit to our bespoke wedding dress atelier. We want your visit to have you awe-inspired, and to get as excited for your wedding as you are a little nervous. Our atelier is everything you imagine it to be; wonderfully vibrant and full of creativity, stocked full of stunning dress designs that are unique to our brand.
What will happen when visiting our wedding dress atelier for the first time?
At our wedding dress atelier, we usually operate by booking our clients in with an appointment to suit their schedule. You can contact us using the details on our website, and book in with a member of our wonderful team who will ensure personalised attention and service. Contacting us in advance to schedule a suitable date and time for your visit is usually recommended.
When you arrive at the atelier, you will typically be greeted by one of our consultants who will guide you throughout the wedding dress design process. They will begin by discussing your vision, style preferences, budget, and wedding details, and will usually take a look at any inspiration materials you’ve been gathering; from visual inspo from pinterest to bridal scrapbooks – however you’ve chosen to document your dream look. This conversation helps them understand your needs and narrow down the options to ensure you’re a whole lot closer to your dream dress when leaving our atelier for the first time.
What happens next at our made to measure garment atelier?
Our wedding dress designers will then assist you in selecting dresses to try on. Based on your preferences, they will present you with a curated collection of gowns that align with your style and desired silhouette to give you a better picture of how your final bespoke gown will look. Our atelier has a range of custom-made options for you to try. This is usually a good time to cancel out what you don’t want from your dress, including shape and bridal material.
Once you have chosen dresses to try on, the consultant will guide you to a fitting area where you can change into the gowns. You can bring your girlfriends along and make a day of it. There’ll certainly be tissues as we often find there’s not a dry eye in the house when trying on bespoke wedding gowns. Our professional team can provide assistance as you step into each dress, ensuring it fits properly and helping you adjust any intricate details.
A visit to our atelier is really all about expert advice that you won’t get anywhere else. We want to help bring your dream vision to life, so our dress makers will be there throughout the process, to provide valuable insights and suggestions based on their experience and expertise. They can advise on various aspects, such as which styles are most flattering and accentuate your personality, which fabrics work best for your desired look, and any necessary alterations that may be required in your next visit.
Accessories and Styling
Our services are mostly focused on gowns. However you can bring any accessories to complete your bridal look which we can work into the final look. This can include veils, headpieces, belts, jewellery, and even shoes. The consultant can help you explore these options and offer styling guidance to enhance the overall look of your concept.
At Mia La Vida, we will always ensure a perfect fit. Our atelier has an in-house team of skilled seamstresses who can handle alterations. They will take your measurements and discuss the necessary modifications with you and ensure your dress is ready well in time before the big day arrives.
Ordering and Delivery
Once you’ve made a decision on your wedding dress and the final design that’s right for you, we will guide you through the whole ordering process to ensure you’re 100% satisfied. We will explain the timeline for production and delivery, ensuring you have ample time before your wedding day and are always transparent when it comes to discussing the costs of our services.
Our goal as a bespoke wedding dress atelier is to provide a personalised and memorable experience that you’ll look back on with fond memories. Our consultants will strive to understand your vision, support you throughout the decision-making process, and ensure you feel confident and beautiful in your chosen gown that speaks to your unique personality.
We can’t wait to get collaborating with you, and to listen to your bridal-inspired ideas. Enjoy the experience of finding the perfect wedding dress in West London at our bespoke wedding dress atelier.