Getting married is so special and exciting that choosing just the right dress is every young ladies dream come true.

This is true when choosing a seamstress for altering your dress. You want to be able to feel confident that you have chosen the right person to work on your dream dress.

We offer personalization options for your bridal gown.

Here are the design elements  Sylvia Tailor Shop offers to make your gown unique:

  • Add straps or sleeves.
  • Add a corset back to change to look or size of a zipper back gown.
  • Add an elegant bustle designed just for you.
  • Add unique bustle accent for an added touch.
  • Add a colorful sash, ribbon or bow.

You have several choices in bustles: The Over Bustle and the Under Bustle (also known as the French or Victorian bustle) are the most common. But you can also choose the Austrian bustle which is less common but beautiful. You can choose the style you prefer and the one that will flatter your gown the best.

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