Meet The Frockers

Bridal Dress Breakdown - Ep 2

Find out more about the dresses featured in Episode 2 of Meet the Frockers and how the different elements can effect the price of the dress.

 
BRIDE: Michelle
 
DRESS: Custom Made:  One of a kind handmade couture, Michelle chose to have the “Zoe” gown custom made featuring ¾ length lace gown with a detachable English tulle overskirt

MATERIAL:

Imported fabric. English tulle, French fine-corded Chantilly lace, with Italian silk chameuse as the base fabric

 
BEADING: 

No beading featured on Michelle’s gown
Amount – handstitched or hand appliqued  motifs, beaded antique brooch, silk flowers
Swarovski Crystal and pearl – best quality

 
CONSTRUCTION: 

Sculptural draping – moulded on mannequin – no pattern

 
VEIL & HEADPIECE: 

Additional to Dress
Michelle had a long cathedral length veil made from English tulle
Standard or Custom made

Fabrics: Tulle, lace, organza, silk georgette 
 
ADDITIONALS:
Accessories to match the dress design: Earrings, necklace, bracelet, purses, headpiece, garters
 
PRICE: 
$5,000 to $6,000
 
 
BRIDE: Rabia
 
DRESS: Off The Rack. 
Dress type “The Rabia”

MATERIAL:

Imported fabric
Options: different lace including the more expensive Silk Lace

 
BEADING: 

Amount – handstitched or panels
Size, colour, Hours spent beading. 

 
CONSTRUCTION: 

Complexity of design. Hours spent on constructing dress

 
VEIL & HEADPIECE: 

Additional to Dress: Standard or Custom made
Cost variance: Fabric, length, beading, work hours

 
PRICE: 
$2,500 to $3,500
 
BRIDE: Deanna
 
DRESS: 
Design and made to measure custom couture gown (entirely made in-house). 

MATERIAL:

Exclusive French lace and chiffon 

 
BEADING: 

Hand beaded in-house with Swarovski Crystals and Pearls

 
CONSTRUCTION: 

Gown constructed in-house with an 18th Century corset and soft drapery

 
VEIL & HEADPIECE: 

Custom made English tulle veil with a handmade Swarovski crystal headpiece


ADDITIONALS:
Accessories designed to complement custom made gown
 
PRICE: 
Croce & Colosimo Couture gowns start from$4,500 plus 
 

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