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HGP Cleans Up Best on Good Morning America

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Cleaning | 0 comments

HGP Cleans Up Best on Good Morning America

A phone call from a customer alerted us to a Good Morning America program in which two wedding dresses that we had cleaned were spotlighted. The first was a very full, Maggie Sottero satin wedding gown we cleaned and preserved in June. The second wedding dress was a white badly stained gown we treated in August. Maggie Sottero Wedding gown Cleaning The beige Maggie Sottero wedding dress was brought in by Deborah’s husband, Jason. We love it when a husband orders wedding dress cleaning and preservation for his wife’s wedding gown!...

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We’re in the Wall Street Journal!

Posted by on Jul 12, 2011 in General | 0 comments

We’re in the Wall Street Journal!

It’s nice to be noticed. We knock ourselves out every day to provide the most thorough wedding gown cleaning and the very best preservation.  Our customers appreciate our work.  But we seldom get any special attention. However last week we were featured in a Wall Street Journal article by Deborah Blumberg. That’s exciting!  Several months ago we cleaned and preserved a wedding gown for her but we had no idea that Deborah was actually researching wedding gown cleaning and preservation and had chosen our company to be one of...

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Coti’s Pnina Tornai Wedding Dress Preservation

Posted by on Feb 21, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Coti’s Pnina Tornai Wedding Dress Preservation

This beautiful, off white Pnina Tornai tulle wedding dress with attached jeweled belt was worn by Coti B. on October 6, 2017 when she married her sweetheart at The Caramel Room at Bissinger’s in Saint Louis, Missouri. Coti found her gown at Kleinfeld Bridal in New York City. Her gown includes a sweetheart illusion bodice and a skirt trimmed in silk ribbon. Coti’s Wedding Dress Preservation Coti, no doubt had a wonderful celebration as indicated by the very dirty hemline, as well as some stains and tears in some of the skirt layers....

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Margarets Scottish Wedding Dress Restoration

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Restoration, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Margarets Scottish Wedding Dress Restoration

A Wedding Dress Story By Margaret N. I fell in love with my wedding dress the moment I saw it. It was not at all the style I planned for but knew in my heart the moment I tried it on. I was transported to that little girl who dreamed of her day as a “Princess” on her wedding day. I continued to try on another 6 dresses to be sure this was the right one! My girlfriends that went with me knew it too, as they saw the joy on my face. It was such a good day. It was perfect, nothing else compared to it. I bought my wedding gown in...

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Lauren’s Something Borrowed is Stunning Wedding Dress

Posted by on Feb 7, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Lauren’s Something Borrowed is Stunning Wedding Dress

A Wedding Dress Story By Lauren McTaggart I am very lucky because my wedding dress belongs to my little sister’s best friend and she is kind enough to lend it to me. It’s an original Oscar de la Renta and she wore it 6 years ago on her wedding and she looked absolutely stunning. She is 3 years younger literally to the day (same birthday) but we’ve always been more or less the same size so when I was young she was always having sleepovers with my sister and borrowing my clothes. It was sort of funny when I turned around and...

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Strapless Wedding Gowns Save $30

Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in General, HGP Promotions | 0 comments

Strapless Wedding Gowns Save $30

Is your wedding gown strapless or have thin spaghetti straps? If so, you’re in luck– during the month of February you can enjoy $30 off your wedding gown cleaning and/or preservation with coupon code “Strapless30off” on a strapless (or almost strapless) dress! You can choose wedding gown cleaning, cleaning and preservation, or restoration of an aged, vintage wedding gown. Choose any of our services and save $30 on your cute strapless gown! How to Order and Use Wedding Gown Preservation Discount Get your quote for your...

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Kittychen Couture Gown Perfect as Planned

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Kittychen Couture Gown Perfect as Planned

A Wedding Dress Story By Emily Avery Chies My husband, Tom Chies proposed to me in the ‘London’ area of Universal Studios in late January of 2016. Our first big trip together was to London to see our NFL teams play each other in Wembley stadium (I’m a Falcons fan and he’s a Lions fan) so that area of Universal had a lot of meaning. I’m a planner (a no brainer in the accounting field) and had researched wedding gowns quite extensively before I went to look at any. I know my body type and what would flatter me the...

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Kim’s Wedding Dress Styled for 1920’s Crosley Estate

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Kim’s Wedding Dress Styled for 1920’s Crosley Estate

By Kimberly Farrell I wore my wedding dress on November 3rd of 2016 at the Power Crosley Estate in Sarasota, Florida. When I was little I saw pictures of a wedding at the Crosley and I absolutely fell in love with the idea of being married there. The estate was built in the 1920’s and is right next to what is now the John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art. The Crosleys and the Ringlings (of Ringling circus) were good friends and settled in Sarasota on the bay where I was born, raised, and met my now husband! We both grew up on the water...

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Sottero Gown Perfect for Katie’s Georgia Wedding

Posted by on Jan 22, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Sottero Gown Perfect for Katie’s Georgia Wedding

By Katie Hogan I chose this dress to go along with our Art Deco wedding theme, which is a natural fit with our personalities. I worked with a personal trainer during my engagement and my husband really appreciates how toned my back is. I wanted to make sure I chose a dress that would show off my hard work. My wedding gown is a Sottero and Midgley described as follows from their website: Intricate patterns of glittering beads and opalescent pearls rain down the length of this luxurious tulle sheath wedding gown, with illusion sweetheart...

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Desert Wedding is Hot and Heavenly

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

Desert Wedding is Hot and Heavenly

By Heidi Pentergast Heidi’s Wedding gown I found my dress at Love Couture Bridal in Potomac, MD. It was the third shop I had been to and I had quickly swung in after work by myself to see if there was anything that may work. I had started shopping a little late, so was limited to sample dresses. As soon as I put on the dress I knew that it was the one. There were a few things that I wanted changed (there were originally short sleeves that I had tacked up, the train shortened, and lace around the hip under the top fabric that had...

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Laurel’s Vera Wang Gown and Matching Flower Girls

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Laurel’s Vera Wang Gown and Matching Flower Girls

This wedding gown was worn by Laurel Leigh Taylor on May 22, 2016 when she married Nicolas Cassis at The Carneros Inn in Napa, California. The gown was purchased by Vera Wang, from the Luxe collection. It is a whimsical styled, very full wedding dress made of of silk organza ruffles. Laurel’s flowers girls are adorable in similar ruffled gowns. Laurel’s Wedding Dress Preservation When we received Laurel’s dress for wedding dress cleaning and preservation, it was in fairly good condition. The hemline was only mildly...

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Gen’s Striped Wedding Dress Helps Wedding Sparkle

Posted by on Jan 4, 2018 in Before and After, Wedding Gown Cleaning, Wedding Gown Preservation, Wedding Gown Stories | 0 comments

Gen’s Striped Wedding Dress Helps Wedding Sparkle

A Wedding Dress Story By Gen L. My wedding dress is a Hayley Paige “Keaton” that was customized to add straps. The gown was purchased in Houston, Texas at Now & Forever Bridal Boutique, and the customization and alterations were performed there. It was the first dress that I tried on at the boutique. My October 10, 2015 wedding was in Raleigh, North Carolina. I really liked the stripes on the dress so I also incorporated stripes into my wedding decor. It was an indoor wedding and the hem of the dress got really dirty from the...

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