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The Perfect Malibu Wedding Dress

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

The Perfect Malibu Wedding Dress

A Wedding Dress Story By Diane S. I purchased this gown at L’elite Bridal on Newbury Street in Boston. My wedding and reception were at Rancho del Cielo in Malibu. I went into the appointment with another gown from the website for L’elite Bridal in mind, but ended up falling in love with my dress immediately. Our wedding venue is essentially an intimate garden overlooking the ocean (best of both worlds, and reflective of Malibu in a really lovely way), and I thought that this dress was perfect for it. I couldn’t have asked...

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Treasured Heirloom Uniform Preserved

Posted by on Jun 9, 2018 in Heirloom Garment Restoration, Heirloom Garments | 0 comments

Treasured Heirloom Uniform Preserved

Heirloom Uniform Preservation Story By Kirk Harrington This old Knoxville Railway and Light Company Uniform was worn by my great, great, grandfather, Henry Dallas Harrington in 1915. He died of pneumonia while running a streetcar on 6th Avenue in 1915. Mr. Henry Harrington’s Daughter in Law Mrs. W.W. Harrington called the Knoxville Transit Lines Transportation Department and “said she had found the uniform while cleaning up the attic at her home.” My grandfather, John E. Harrington passed this on to my father, John R....

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Save $25 with June Bride Code

Posted by on Jun 1, 2018 in HGP Promotions | 2 comments

Save $25 with June Bride Code

Are you a June bride? The summer months, as well as early fall are the most popular months to get married, with June, perhaps being the most popular. To celebrate those June weddings Heritage Garment Preservation is offering a $25 discount on your wedding dress cleaning, restoration and/or wedding dress preservation throughout the month of June! To enjoy this savings just use coupon code: JuneBride25off Minimum order of $298.

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Jen’s Not Too Poofy Perfect Wedding Gown

Posted by on May 29, 2018 in Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Jen’s Not Too Poofy Perfect Wedding Gown

Jen Backer’s Wedding Dress Story This dress was worn by Jen Backer when she married Jeff the first time on April 6th and the dress she will wear again when she marries him a second time on June 16th. (Why two weddings? The bride and groom live in Arizona; their families and friends live in Wisconsin.) Jen never dreamed about her wedding day, so when it came time to go dress shopping, she was clueless but she knew she didn’t want big and “poofy”. As Jen perused the store – Brilliant Bridal in Mesa, Arizona...

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Megan Markle Wedding Dress Replicas

Posted by on May 23, 2018 in Famous Wedding Dresses | 0 comments

Megan Markle Wedding Dress Replicas

When Megan Markle and Prince Harry tied the knot on May 19, 2018 in St George’s chapel at Windsor Castle in England, everyone in Europe and most everyone across the pond, here in the USA, tuned in by television or computer to check out the details of Megan’s wedding dress. It’s a royal tradition to keep the dress details secret to the last minute! Megan, like many other brides chose to have two wedding dresses, a more formal one for the wedding ceremony and a more relaxed gown for the reception and dancing. Designed by Clare...

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Nikki Mark Zunino Sample Wedding Dress a Perfect Fit

Posted by on May 17, 2018 in Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Nikki Mark Zunino Sample Wedding Dress a Perfect Fit

A Wedding Dress Story By Nikki Cole Nikki met Joan Roberts, who was the Director of Sales at Kleinfelds in New York City at a wedding in 2011. Nikki and then boyfriend, Jason had a great visit with Joan and her husband and Joan encouraged Nikki to give her a call when she got engaged as she would love to help her select a wedding gown. It was several years later (2014) when Nikki got engaged. She doubted Joan would remember her so she went on her own to the Kleinfeld Bridal store in New York City. But Joan did remember her and gave her a big...

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Jessica Wears Timeless Galia Lahav Wedding Dress

Posted by on May 8, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation | 0 comments

Jessica Wears Timeless Galia Lahav Wedding Dress

A Wedding Dress Story By Jessica Jonas My dress is Galia Lahav and part of the GALA Collection. It was purchased at Boca Raton Bridal in Boca Raton, FL. They created a custom under layer for the skirt so that it was lined from the knees down and so that all of the lining matched. It was worn for my wedding on October 21st, 2017 at Up the Creek Farms in Grant, FL for an outdoor ceremony under the oaks and a reception in the boathouse on their property. My photographer, Kati Rosado Photography, really captured every detail of my day and my gown...

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Save $20 With Wedding Dress Cleaning Survey

Posted by on May 2, 2018 in General, HGP Promotions | 2 comments

Save $20 With Wedding Dress Cleaning Survey

We want your opinions! So… We’ve created a survey and a little incentive to coax your opinions out of you.  😉 Enjoy a $20 discount toward any wedding gown cleaning, restoration and/or preservation just for answering a few questions about cleaning your wedding dress! Some of the questions we are asking in this survey are: When your dress was last worn by a bride The most important factor in selecting a wedding dress cleaner If you are willing to have a wholesale cleaner clean your dress If you are not preserving it, why not We...

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Jaylin to Wear Grandmother’s Gown After Wedding Dress Restoration

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Restoration, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Jaylin to Wear Grandmother’s Gown After Wedding Dress Restoration

A Wedding Dress Story By Jaylin Thacker This wedding dress was my grandmothers, whom I am extremely close with. When my grandfather passed away, we rummaged through the attic in hopes to find some comfort. Finding old keepsakes and photos to remember the good times. My grandma actually thought she lost her wedding dress! It’s a long story, but she was so shocked when I came across this old beat up garment bag. So naturally, we immediately went back downstairs to take the dress out of it’s bag. I put the dress on for laughs, really....

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Rachel’s Watters Wedding Dress from Anthropologie

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation | 0 comments

Rachel’s Watters Wedding Dress from Anthropologie

A Wedding Dress Story By Rachel Goldstein I probably tried on about 50 dresses, or more. There were a few that I liked, but didn’t feel like any of them had enough about them that were unique in a way that I loved. I usually like things that are traditional in a sense, but with some sort of flare. I had come across this champagne blush one online and had to find it to try it on. I called all the stores within a couple hours of me that carried Watters dresses to ask if they had that specific one. I drove about 1.5 hours after work...

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