Frequently Asked Questions

How did Kirsty Couture start?

Kirsty Couture began as a side project during my time as a fashion designer working with high street suppliers. It was initially a means for me to perfect my sewing and pattern-making skills, often catering to friends and their acquaintances.

What services does Kirsty Couture offer?

We specialise in:

  • Custom Wedding Dresses
  • Corsets
  • Bespoke Dresses
  • Accessories
  • Clothing Alterations

How long has Kirsty been involved in the fashion industry?

Kirsty has been passionately involved in the fashion industry for over a decade, even earning an outstanding graduate award during her degree in fashion design.

Do you have international experience in fashion?

Yes, Kirsty spent a significant amount of time travelling to India and China, working closely with suppliers to the high street. This international exposure has enriched her expertise and design aesthetic.

Can I visit Kirsty Couture for a personal consultation?

Absolutely! We believe in creating pieces that resonate with our clients’ vision. Feel free to contact us to schedule a personal consultation.

How do Kirsty Couture's prices compare to off-the-rack dresses?

Every Kirsty Couture piece is bespoke, designed with individual attention to detail and crafted with high-quality materials. While our pieces may be an investment compared to off-the-rack dresses, they offer a unique, tailored fit and design you won’t find elsewhere.

How much lead time is needed for a custom wedding dress?

We recommend reaching out to us at least 6-8 months before your wedding. This ensures ample time for consultations, design, fittings, and adjustments to ensure your dress is perfect for your big day.

Can Kirsty Couture do alterations on dresses not purchased from them?

Yes, we offer alteration services for dresses, irrespective of where they were purchased. We believe every dress should fit its owner perfectly.

What inspired Kirsty's passion for fashion?

Kirsty’s love for fashion can be traced back to her childhood days playing with a Fashion Wheel and Crayola markers. This passion only grew stronger over the years, leading her to pursue a degree in fashion design and eventually establish Kirsty Couture.

How can I stay updated on Kirsty Couture's latest designs and offerings?

We regularly update our website and social media platforms.