How far in advance of my wedding should I buy my dress or accessories?
We always do our best to get you what you need in time for your wedding or special event. Speak to your Richard Designs retailer to discuss your timescales and the options available.
Our dresses are all made to order, and we are able to accommodate rush orders. Speak to your stockist to see when you will need to place your order. They will be able to help you plan in any fittings and alterations you may need too.
All of our veils and headpieces are made to order in the UK, so we can often make items within two weeks for you. While it is always advisable to order your accessories in time for your fittings, if you decide you need something last minute then it is worth contacting your local stockist who will be able to advise you on timescales.
Tips for Wearing your Wedding Veil
Wedding veils are so versatile that you can make them work for your and your personal style. Plan ahead to make sure your veil looks perfect all day long. Take your wedding veil to your hair stylist appointments to test out how it looks with ...
Will my Veil Hide my Dress?
We use soft, sheer tulle to make our wedding veils, so they won't hide the decoration on your dress. Wedding veils do not need to be heavy or old-fashioned looking. Soft, delicate tulle and beautiful crystal, pearl or lace detail results in a light, ...
Dress Strap Size Guide
The length of our dress straps varies on each style, depending on the design. The length of each style is detailed on our product pages. If you need your dress strap making longer or shorter, please contact your Richard Designs retailer and they will ...
Can I wash my dress?
Please see the product page for your dress on our website for washing and care instructions specific to your dress.
How do I attach Dress Straps to my gown?
Our dress straps each come with a small hook attached so you can easily hook them to a loop in your gown. If your gown doesn't have a hook to attach the straps to, simply ask your seamstress if they would be able to add a loop for you. Alternatively, ...