S.M. Sivula by Design

Services

Any alteration can be made, but some of the standard items are listed below. Prices are determined by the number of layers, width of the layers, type of fabric, beading/embellishments, boning, and original garment construction. Quotes cannot be given without a complimentary initial consultation.

Please allow at least 4 weeks for alteration of bridesmaids, mothers, or childrens garments. For wedding dresses or highly embellished dresses, please allow 6 weeks. Shorter lead times can be accommodated, however, a rush fee will be applied. 40% for less than 36 hours and 25% for less than 2 weeks.

Alterations for special occasion dresses:

Hem $30.00 and up
Bustles $25.00 and up
Take in/let out side seams $30.00 and up
Straps $10.00 and up
Bra cup insertion (plus cost of cups) $10.00 and up

Custom Designs:

Custom designed wedding dresses start at $1,000.00. The cost will include initial consultation, design development, fabric procurement, and final creation. The process takes at least 6 months, and requires several in-shop appointments. A non-refundable retainer fee of 50% of base prices is required for the design process to proceed.

Custom designed special occasion wear starts at $500.00. This cost will include initial consultation, design development, fabric procurement, and final creation. The process takes at least 4 months, and requires several in-shop appointments. A non-refundable retainer fee of 50% of base prices is required for the design process to proceed.

Policies:

All consultations/fittings are by appointment. Call or text 612.414.0027 or email smsivulabydesign@yahoo.com to schedule.

You will need your shoes and undergarments at every appointment. Failure to bring them may result in a cancellation/reschedule of the appointment.

Payment can be made in cash or check and must be made prior to the garment leaving the shop. Payment by credit card is through PayPal prior to the garment leaving the shop.