Q U E S T I O N S A N D A N S W E R S
See below for answers to our most common questions. For any specific enquiries, please give us a call
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Polka Bridal advise coming to see us at least 6 months before your wedding date.
WHEN SHOULD I MAKE AN APPOINTMENT?
Polka's custom-made dresses start at just £900.
We ensure that whatever your final vision, we use our expert knowledge of fabrics and finishes to advise your with your budget in mind.
I'M ON A BUDGET, HOW MUCH ARE YOUR CUSTOM-MADE BRIDAL DRESSES?
Polka work directly with top fabric stockists to ensure we provide a wide range of luxury materials. We're happy to go outside of our usual suppliers if you're after something extra special.
WHAT IF YOU DON'T STOCK THE MATERIAL I'M AFTER?
I ALREADY HAVE A DRESS IN MIND, CAN YOU MAKE IT?
Whether you already have a very good idea of what you want, or two photos and a colour scheme, our experienced Designer will ensure we make you the dress of your dreams.
Polka have been known to turn a dress around in 3 days but recommend allowing up to 6 months in possible. We understand that it doesn't always work out like that, so are as flexible as possible.
I'M IN A RUSH- HOW SOON CAN YOU MAKE MY DRESS?
B R I D A L F A Q
Polka Bridal understand how many things you have to juggle before your big day so we'll make this part of your journey as enjoyable and worry-free as possible. If your body weight fluctuates by up to half a stone either way, we will alter your dress for free! Three fittings in total are included in the price of the dress, this ensures your dress looks perfect- with that signature 'made-for-you' Polka touch.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I LOSE WEIGHT BEFORE MY WEDDING AND HAVE ALREADY ORDERED MY DRESS?
Of course! Polka Bridal specialise in evening wear therefore we're able to make each bridesmaid dress to suit each lady in your bridal party. We can use similar techniques to ensure they feel coordinated and in keeping with your theme.
EACH OF MY BRIDESMAIDS IS A DIFFERENT BODY SHAPE, CAN I HAVE EACH DRESS MADE TO MATCH THEIR INDIVIDUAL SILHOUETTES?
Because each dress is unique, it's impossible to provide a definitive alteration cost. To give you an idea of pricing, a simple wedding dress can be taken up from £80, while bridesmaids dresses will be less.
HOW MUCH WILL AN ALTERATION COST?
O T H E R Q U E S T I O N S
Bridesmaid dresses start at £170
Flowergirl frocks from £80
Mother-of-the-bride ensembles from £300
HOW MUCH ARE YOUR CUSTOM-MADE BRIDAL PARTY DRESSES?
WHAT MOTHER-OF-THE-BRIDE SIZES DO YOU STOCK?
Because each of Polka's dress are custom-made, we ensure your dress will fit perfectly- no matter how curvacious or slender you are.
Polka Bridal have a huge selection of colour pallettes for you to choose from to ensure we match your wedding theme. If we don't currently stock it, we'll outsource from our range of quality stockists.