As many brides know, a wedding dress is often a most delicate piece of work and
beauty, with fabrics and details that are not usually seen in ordinary clothing. It
takes more than just owning a dry cleaning business to care for them – it takes real
skill. Here are some things to look for so you know that you’re dealing with someone
who will treat your dress with the respect and care it deserves.
They have a good reputation.
Talk to other brides or look online for reviews. The
better their reputation, the better you can trust them.
They can tell you about their process.
A good cleaner should be able to explain
to you how your dress will be taken care of – it’s a sign that they know what they’re
They take care of your dress in-house:
If you’re paying a dry cleaner to send
your dress somewhere else, you’re paying someone who admits they don’t have the
skill necessary to take care of it. A dry cleaner that does all the work in-house is
someone who knows what they are doing.
These are just a few of the signs that tell you when you’re dealing with a
professional dry cleaner. Don’t be afraid to ask questions – it’s your dress!