Patrice J. Bridal is the first Black Owned Bridal studio in St. Louis, Missouri. Patrice Johnson is the owner/designer of Patrice J. Bridal. Patrice has over 15 years sewing experience creating classic and timeless dresses for weddings, special occasions and prom for women of all sizes and curves. Her frustration when shopping for dresses in retail stores is what led her to start sewing. She found the same frustrations were present using commercial sewing patterns which led her to pattern making, drafting and draping. Fit is key! No matter the size or curves of a woman, looking great on their special day is imperative. Keep scrolling to read tips from Patrice.
4 Tips For Dress Shopping During Covid19
As bridal salons reopen with new sanitization procedures to maintain a safe environment for all, your patience will be necessary. Most salons will require an appointment and also limit the number of guest that can accompany you. Try scheduling your appointment during the week when there may be may availability.
If you absolutely must have your bride tribe with you, consider scheduling a zoom call so they can attend your bridal appointment virtually.
Have your foundation garments on when you arrive to maximize your time with the bridal stylist. Send a dress vision board ahead of your appointment to give your stylist an idea of your wedding style.
Your dress. hair, venue, food and music are all a very important part of your wedding day but what's most important is the love you have for your partner. As you plan your special day amongst all the Covid19 restrictions, stay focused on what's most important, and everything else will be as perfect as your love for one another.
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