Plus-Size Wedding Dresses

62 Glenferrie Road, Malvern / 03 9509 4633 / 7 DAYS / THIS MONTH ONLY 50% OFF DESIGNER FABRIC

Plus Size Wedding Dresses

Custom made plus-size bridal gown that flatters your body shape and matches your personality.

 

d'Italia understands that it is impossible to find ready-made wedding dresses for larger sizes, because virtually no bridal boutiques cater for the larger, more voluptuous brides. They may say that they will make a gown in a larger size, however getting the perfect fit in all the right places is so technically difficult that most boutiques shy away from it.

 

There is nothing more flattering than a gown custom-made to fit properly around important bits, so that there is no unflattering pulling, sagging or extra fabric where it shouldn't be, nor any unsightly bulges. Custom-making is the ONLY way to ensure that a gown fits an individual perfectly, which is the most flattering factor overall.

 

d'Italia specialises in styling, designing and creating beautiful wedding gowns for plus-sized brides so that they look and feel classy, elegant, comfortable and confident. The staff at d'Italia have many years' experience with regards to the right combination and selection of fabrics and styles to most flatter the fuller figure, which is also dependent upon the customer's height, personality and overall colouring.

 

d'Italia's bridal couturiers are part of the team not only because they are experts, but because they have also proven themselves to be reliable, responsible, personable and able to duplicate exactly what their clientele need and want. This includes being able to perfectly fit plus-sizes, which is technically a special art in itself.

 

The most important – yet invisible – aspect to a perfect wedding gown is the hidden corsetry inside the bodice. Bought gowns will NEVER fit even standard sized brides, let alone larger sizes. This is because everybody is unique. d'Italia's bridal couturiers are expert at building customised corsetry from scratch to perfectly fit the customer every single millimetre – and also to accentuate and shape all the parts of the gown around the bodice area that the bride expresses a desire for. This is a vital factor with regards to the final look of the gown and the bride, because a perfectly made and fitted corset will determine how the gown looks and sits on the bride's body – and importantly, the way the corsetry is only partially attached to the inside of the gown ensures that there is no bulging or unsightly overhang around the underarms and upper back-line of the gown...

 

d'Italia has a proven excellent reputation. This is invaluable, as the evidence speaks for itself - a large number of d'Italia's clientele are plus-size ladies who return repeatedly season after season, knowing that they will be serviced professionally and will get a wardrobe that they feel really comfortable and confident wearing, and will look their absolute best no matter what the occasion. And when the occasion calls for a bridal gown, d'Italia takes this responsibility most seriously.

 

At d'Italia, personal consultations are free of charge, and because the staff are never in a hurry and will spend as long as it takes to work out the perfect combination of fabrics and design, it is vital to book an appointment at d'Italia. Please be aware that bridal gowns are optimally booked up to at least 12 months before the wedding date, so it is never to early to make your appointment. Call us now on 9509 4633 – it will be the best decision you have ever made...!

 

Prices

 

d'Italia does not charge for design or for the "label"—this is where you save hundreds or thousands of dollars.

The average cost for Dresses and Garments – including couture and fabric - varies according to what style and fabric you choose to use:

  • Cocktail/formal/evening dresses $1,500
  • Women’s Suits $1,400
  • Mother of the Bride garment dress $1,500
 

The average cost of custom-made wedding dresses – including couture and fabric - varies according to what style and fabric you choose to use:

  • Without lace, beading or embellishments $2,500 - $3,000
  • With lace, beading and/or embellishments $3,500 (average)

 

"Not as much as one would think for genuine couture." - The Age

 

What To Do Next

Call d’Italia now to arrange a one-on-one private consultation to discuss your requirements and get a costing for your garment. Consultations are obligation free and at no cost, phone 03 9509 4633.

 

 

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d'Italia is open 7 Days 10am-5pm and is located at 62 Glenferrie Road, Malvern - 03 9509 4633

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1000's OF HAPPY LADIES

We create hundreds of dresses every year, from scratch, to fit perfectly.

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Wedding Dress Testimonials

Latest Testimonials

J.K.
"You were able to reproduce the dress in the pictures I gave you perfectly--even better than the original! Beautiful, elegant fabrics and the most fabulous job on the dresses. The bridesmaids looked stunning and their outfits received much attention! We couldn't be happier with the results."

Suzan
"The entire dress making process was beyond my expectations; it was truly great. From discussing my original ideas for the design, to working out a price within my budget, the advice and helping me with my indecisiveness, to suggestions of how to improve the design, I was very impressed and very happy with the whole process."

Diane
"Both the bridesmaids and myself felt very special in our outfits, thanks to d'Italias' fabric."

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Liz
"I came in looking for a wedding dress with a difference and left with so much more. Thank you for helping to shape my ideas and for encouraging me to be brave. The dressmaker you referred me to was equally fantastic and perfect for my more than difficult dress design."

Jess
"Thank you so much for making my beautiful lace wedding dress. It was absolutely perfect for the day and very comfortable. Thank you for all your time and effort while making the dress and thank you for being such a pleasure to work with."

Diane
"The service from d’Italia was fantastic, the shop assistance was helpful and experienced. I felt excited and confidant."

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Jessica
"I'm still loving my dress!! so many compliments! people still asking me where it is from and who is the designer! I am giving your details out! Thank you again so so much! You made me feel beautiful and sexy on the most special day in my life!!"

Ann
"The dress itself was amazing and was beyond my expectations. Everyone commented on how much it suited me (I was very happy to hear that)! Thank you d'Italia.".

Belinda
"Thank you so much for the beautiful wedding dress. The fabric was so divine and I felt so special, didn't want to take it off!"

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Helen
"Thank you very much was a great day! You made choosing my material very easy and you knew exactly what I wanted! :)"

Liz
"The dress was perfect, I cannot thank you enough for making me feel magical on the day, and everybody said that it was the best wedding dress ever."

Elizabeth
"I truly appreciated your wonderful service and helping me choose your beautiful fabric! My bridesmaids looked absolutely stunning - their dresses were just gorgeous! Thank you for all you did for us.".

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Prue
"I absolutely loved my dress!"

Krissy
"I was extremely happy with your dressmaker referral – she made 4 x beautiful bridesmaids dresses with the lovely fabric we purchased from d'Italia."

Sue
"I can't thank you enough for creating what must be the greatest show-stopping wedding gown on earth – I was totally overwhelmed by the response at our wedding, because of yourlove and fastidious care you put into making the dress."

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Jackie
"I was extremely happy with your dressmaker referral – she made 4 x beautiful bridesmaids dresses with the lovely fabric we purchased from d'Italia."

D.C.
"I would like to thank you so much for all your help in selecting material for my mother-of-the-bride dress and the bridesmaid's dresses."

K.M.
"In my beautiful wedding dress that I was married in, I felt fantastic and had lots of wonderful comments."

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  • Operating Hours:

    Open 7 Days
    Monday to Sunday 10am to 5pm
    (Closed major public holidays)
  • Address:

    62 Glenferrie Road
    Malvern
    Victoria
  • Telephone:

    03 9509 4633
  • Email:

    [email protected]

Ask a Question /
Book an Appointment /
Get a Quote

FOR AN INSTANT ANSWER PHONE 03 9509 4633
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Use this form or email us direct on [email protected] - You can email us example photos if you wish.



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