"Millaray" is a two piece wedding dress, featuring an off the shoulder illusion embroidered bodysuit and an A line skirt with tons of sparkling glitter and a slit.
The upper part of the bodysuit is illusion mesh, meeting the non transparent bodice below, and embroidered in gorgeous detailed applique all around. This shown "as pictured" variation has the bodysuit in tan color and the applique is hand dyed to match, with gold details in it present.
This bodysuit is is photographed with a nude bra and clear straps in these images, but for best results we recommend pasties or a stick on silicone bra - to minimize the show of bra lines.
The skirt is made out of our colored, non hand dyeable tulle in tan color (in "as pictured" version), and in between the layers there is a cream layer with tons of gold glitter, encapsulated as such to minimize glitter shed. Please kindly be aware - it's definitely a thing and even with this measure you will experience this with a dress like Millaray. The skirt also has a slit and a train, both if which can be skipped should you not want those. Important: due to the glitter layer this skirt is quite stiff, stiffer than any other tulle skirt of ours. And secondly - glitter sheds, even though it's on the second layer to minimize that, you are likely to still leave a cute glittery trail, please be aware.
You can have this entire dress in ivory/gold as well, so everything that's tan would be ivory, and everything gold would still be gold (golden glitter in the skirt, gold details in the applique). Waistband would be optional, either gold or ivory.
You can buy the bodysuit separately: https://www.etsy.com/listing/720727768/celeste-bridal-overskirt-with-stars?ref=shop_home_feat_3&frs=1
And you can buy the skirt separately: https://www.etsy.com/listing/807953017/millaray-sparkly-gold-glitter-wedding?ref=shop_home_active_1&frs=1
The Millaray veil is available over here (as pictured and/or custom hand dyed): https://www.etsy.com/listing/794062292/millaray-juliet-cap-veil-with-hand-dyed?ref=shop_home_active_1&frs=1
The Millaray veil in ivory (the applique here also serves as a color reference for an ivory/gold variation of the Millaray dress): https://www.etsy.com/listing/779309016/millaray-juliet-cap-veil-in-ivory-with?ref=shop_home_active_10&frs=1
Please note that neither veil is included in this listing.
The dress will be done to your exact measurements, after purchase you will be sent videos with examples and explanations on how to take your measurements. Of course you can also get measured at any tailors office.
We would really like to stay in contact with you throughout the making process of your dress, as we may need to ask you to doublecheck a measurement, or to take an additional one. So please kindly check your e-mail and or/Etsy account! :) Also do not hesitate to ask us any questions you have!
The top will be shipped to you via DHL Express Worldwide, please also give us your phone number for shipping either in the notes to seller section or via separate Etsy conversation message. The shipping is easy to track at every step, and usually takes 2-5 days to arrive.
VERY IMPORTANT: In any case of time-sensitive order, please do let us know so we are aware of the date it's due. If you do not tell us, we cannot be held responsible for it being late. If you do inform us - we will take the responsibility, so it's worth letting us know!
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We are using DHL express worldwide - it is a very reliable 2-5 working days shipping service with a step by step tracking system that actually works. Please kindly provide your phone number for the couriers.
Request a cancellation within: 24 hours of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Even though we make everything to your measurements, please do not be under impression that local alterations are guaranteed to not be needed. That is not at all the case as there are many reasons something does fit just right out of the bag, like: measurements taken incorrectly (we take measures such as asking for measuring photos but even that isn't a 100% foolproof method), measurements change in time due to weight loss or gain, posture related things (open back bodysuits are affected the most), and lastly, of course, we too can make a mistake and if we do we will solve it, here's how to address it:
HOW TO SUBMIT A CLAIM WHEN SOMETHING DOESN'T FIT TO A GREAT EXTENT:
Please contact us within a week post delivery for a solution. A statement "this garment piece doesn't fit" is unfortunately not a claim we can consider. If, for example, your skirt is too short for you, too wide, or too narrow, please kindly measure it, compare it to the measurements you gave us, and if a discrepancy is indeed found, please send us photos that show it (measuring tape around your body, measuring tape across the garment (we are happy to tell you how to measure the garment if you are not sure and need assistance). If we indeed are to blame for the ill fitting garment, beyond the extent of expected nips and tucks on the bodysuit or a tight fitting top we covered before, we will absolutely be of service of solving the problem. We will either pay for alterations on your end, send you a new garment or just a part of it (e.g, new sleeves), take it back to alter ourselves.
An item such as a bodysuit, especially open back one might be somewhat ill fitting right out of the bag regardless of all measurements being correct and it's just nobody's fault, it just requires local alterations. Posture alone is important for those, the arch of the back is important for those - those things can only be assessed during a real life fitting, as well as body asymmetry too. Sometimes brides send us their right and left measurements and they differ greatly - but actually we cannot address that. We will make the garment symmetrical, based on the larger side and the rest should be dealt with locally during a fitting. This is normal and should be expected.
We are always happy to advise on where we think a nip or a tuck should occur on your garment, or how to fix a specific issue (a bunching back, for example), so please ask anytime, send photos and we will provide assistance before you head to the local tailor, so you have some idea on what you're asking for once you get there.
I hope this answers the question what we are and are not liable for in regards of fit and how to address it with us. In any case - we ask you to kindly have your expectations realistic - local alterations should overall be expected when a top is involved in the purchase. Please do account for an extra 200 USD or so for them when purchasing a two piece wedding dress online without a single fitting.
Skirts alone are very unlikely to need alterations, and if they do, it's as simple as taking it in and hemming it. But we do not advise to add "extra for the length just in case", because if you do - you will have to have it hemmed, and some skirts have gorgeous hidden seams or ombre at the bottom and you would be doing it at the expense of those features.
Regarding color matching to items from other shops: the only way to guarantee that we make an exact matching garment (be it ivory, white, or another color) to another garment made elsewhere is to mail us a real life sample or that garment itself, that would safely be returned to you together with it's 100% matching other half. Please do not order our "ivory" to match other shops "ivory" without prior consultation - it is not guaranteed that everyone's "ivory" is the same exact matching shade, everyone may have different ones. The ivory we use is light and sometimes more likely to match another vendors "off white" than a true, deeper, more yellow ivory.