We interviewed our featured bride Katrina's mother, Laura, whose own mother's wedding gown the two of them took to Iris City Cleaners in Mount Pleasant, IA for restoration, cleaning, and preservation. Pictured are Laura and Katrina, together holding up a photo of Katrina's grandmother in her self-designed wedding gown. Katrina is wearing the same gown — some sixty years after her grandmother! Continue reading for Laura's moving Real Bride Spotlght of her daughter below, complete with more stunning photos of the heirloom dress, all taken by Amanda Dee Photography.
Nervous about selecting a wedding dress cleaner for your beloved gown? Don’t be. The Association of Wedding Dress Specialists will give your gown the care it needs to achieve its highest resale value, or to be cleaned and preserved for a future daughter to love.
Want to know why we recommend them so highly? Here are our 5 top reasons:
They are true experts
An Association member will clean your gown to standard museum-quality practices. They’ll also give you a free consultation on your gown and advice on cleaning both visible and invisible stains.
They’re industry recognized
More than 70 different designers sew Association of Wedding Gown Specialists care instructions into their wedding gowns. See the full list of designer who recommend the Association here.
They’ve been awarded in blind testing