Wedding Dresses in South Africa
Rene has always been passionate about pretty fabrics, techniques in using and decorating with it, shaping it to the form. With her outgoing personality, love for her family and people, working with Brides is what she loves, creating their dream wedding gowns.
Studies were completed in Fashion Design and Technology at Natal Technicon under the guidance of industry professionals. Rene specialised in the art of perfecting the Garment Pattern, the History and Use of Fabrics and Focusing on Couture Design.
After graduating 1997, Rene started her own Couture business specialising in Tailoring and Wedding gown craft. In the last 20 years, Rene has operated in Durban, Johannesburg and now settled in Bloubergstrand, Cape Town.
Rene now focuses her attention on Bridal gowns only, as this is where her true love for the craft lies. Being inspired by all the Cape province has to offer from all the amazing venues, fellow service providers and beautiful scenery, Cape Town is where the Wedding industry is at its best. From local to international clients, the Cape is the best vantage point to operate from and still enjoy life out and about.
Her heart is that every Bride’s dreams come true. By so creating dreamy one-of-a-kind wedding gowns that the Brides can enjoy and feel beautiful in and can call their very own.
This starts with the engagement and then the steps to planning your Big Day. You have your file, with tons of ideas, you might have specifics or a mishmash of many details you are longing to see flow together. You might have tried on many dresses and feel a little overwhelmed, discouraged or just downright over it. But to take a breath and sit down together and chat about all your ideas, colour-themes, budgets, concerns, etc. will bring your dream wedding gown right into perspective. This is how they will approach your dress. The consultations are free as to make for a comfortable and free environment to work and be creative in.