top of page
Lavender Prom Dress
Make-it Happen Bridal Prom Logo (1).png

Prom Dress & Special Occasion Alterations

Let us help you get the perfect fitting dress for your prom or special party!

Pale Pastel Pink and purple Galaxy with stars.jpg
amy-kate-Xsppd5V1yKE-unsplash.jpg

Prom Dress Alterations

Getting your prom dress fitting perfectly can make all the difference to your outfit! Our expert alteration services can help get those hems the right length and your dress fitting you just right. You will feel confident and beautiful in time for the special day!

Book a fitting, relax and let us take care of the rest! We can even professionally steam your dress so it is wrinkle and crease free when you collect.

Prom Dresses.png
Pale Pastel Pink and purple Galaxy with stars.jpg
haley-parson-xFlE0gS7T3M-unsplash.jpg
“Came here to get a dress made for my 21st and had the loveliest experience and came away with an even lovelier dress! Such a friendly atmosphere and Jackie is clearly so talented, my dress is absolutely fabulous and exactly what I wanted - thank you so much!”

CLAUDIA

Prom & Occasion Wear FAQ's

What happens in a fitting?

 

The fitting is about us getting to know you and your dress. It’s an opportunity to discuss the amendments required to your gown to get it fitting beautifully and comfortability. You will need to try on your dress in our fitting room so that it can be pinned to your figure and height. This is the perfect time to make any other changes such as adding or removing any elements. Don’t be afraid to share your ideas with us as we will be able to advise you further and offer suggestions that you may not have thought of. 

 

How many fittings will I need?

 

One fitting is normal, but there may be occasions when two fittings are required. We include a 1 x 20 minute appointment per person when you come to us. 

 

Who can I bring with me to my fitting?

 

We encourage you to bring someone along with you to share the experience with you. There is enough room for 2 friends or family members to watch the fitting process.

 
How much will my alterations cost?

 

Expect to pay between £40 to £100 for prom and occasion wear alterations. We take a deposit upfront before we begin work on your gown. This is deductible from your final bill. The outstanding balance will be due at your final fitting. We can offer a payment plan if this helps to make it easier for you. This can be agreed before we commence work. 

 

What should I wear to a fitting?

 

We may need to take your body measurements during your consultation so please wear clothes that allow accurate measurements to be taken. Loose and baggy clothing is not suitable as it will add inches and will distort your body shape. 

Please also bring your shoes, underwear, petticoat (if you are wearing one) and a hair tie / clip.

 

When should I book in for alterations?

 

As soon as you have your dress and shoes, we recommend booking in for a fitting and getting the process started. Depending on how busy we are, our lead times for prom alterations will change. We always suggest getting in touch at least 6-10 weeks before the event. If you’re in need of last minute alterations, get in touch on 01432 632280 and we will see what we can do to help.

Pale Pastel Pink and purple Galaxy with stars.jpg
Pale Pastel Pink and purple Galaxy with stars.jpg
Pleated Fabric

Book a Fitting

Please fill out our form and we will be in touch to arrange a fitting shortly

Upload File

Thanks for enquiring, we will be in touch soon!

bottom of page