Storage of wedding dress
Wedding dress is usually bought in advance, maybe even a few months before the wedding day, so the question of how to keep the wedding dress in pristine beauty, worries every bride. And after the wedding, hardly anyone gets the idea to throw such a beautiful thing, the dress must be properly packaged to and through the decades, you could get attire and again to feel the same heady feeling of love and happiness, as in the day of the wedding. And how nice it will be for grown children to admire the wedding dresses of their parents!
So, how to save a dress bought in advance before the wedding? The best option is to conclude a contract with the salon where the dress was purchased, so that they took it for storage. If the dress is brought from another city or sewn in the Studio, it is worth, nevertheless, to walk through the salons and ask whether they provide services for the storage of outfits.
If this option does not suit the bride, you will have to create conditions to keep the dress in perfect condition at home. Brought outfit to get out of the box and shake. To keep dress need for side seams in the place where it joins the skirt and bodice. If the dress is light and airy, it can simply be hung on soft hangers. Heavy models with a corset, cling to specially sewn loops. Now you need to hang the dress so that it hung freely, without touching the hem of the closet wall or floor. Let it hang for a few days so that all the folds and creases are straightened out. If any bruises does not smooth out, you can sprinkle on this place with hot water from the spray. If there is a need to iron the dress, then it should be done very carefully and at a minimum temperature. After that, the dress should wear a cover (they are usually sold in a place with a dress) and leave to hang freely in a ventilated area.
After the wedding, the dress needs to be dry-cleaned. Do not postpone this event, as sweat and stains are eaten into the material and then clean the dress is much more difficult. The cleaned dress can be folded in half and hung in a case for long-term storage. If you can not buy a special cover, you can sew it yourself, using natural fabrics, such as calico. But to keep the thing in storage in a plastic bag impossible, the dress definitely need ventilation.
If you decide to use the storage box in which the dress was Packed in the cabin, it should be remembered that the glue has a negative impact on the fabric. So the box will have to be replaced periodically, approximately every five years. In order not to get confused, you need to stick a note on the box with the date of packing the dress.
If after some time you want to put on a wedding dress again (for example, on a wedding anniversary), you need to remove the cover, straighten the dress on the hangers, hang it in the bathroom and open the hot water. Steam rising from the water will smooth out all creases and creases better than any iron.