Frequently asked questions by our customers

Wedding Dresses

Do you hire or sell your wedding dresses?

All our wedding gowns has a hire and purchase option. When a dress has been rented out before, the purchase price will be reduced accordingly.

What is the price range of your wedding dresses

Hire : Start from R 3000 up to approx. R 11 000

Purchase : Start from R 4000 up to approx. R 15 000

Do you charge for fittings?

No, you just need to book an appointment for a fitting.

Do you work by appointment only?

Yes, because we want to give our undivided attention to each bride, we prefer to work by appointment.

What is your operating hours?

MONDAYS – FRIDAYS: 8am – 4:30 pm
SATURDAYS : 8am – 1pm
SONDAYS & PUBLIC HOLDIAYS : CLOSED

Do you have all the dresses on your website in your store?

No, as the dresses sell out, we order new ones in its place. We can however order any dress on our website for you.

How long does it take to order a dress?

Depending on the brand, if our suppliers have your style, size and colour in stock, it takes 2-3 weeks. If not, there is a waiting period of 3-4,5 months. Custom made dresses take 30-40 days.

How long in advance should I start to fit wedding dresses?

Our advise is to start with the dress hunt as soon as your venue has been finalized, and by no later than 3-4 months before the wedding.

How many guests am I allowed to bring along with my fitting?

We only allow a maximum of 4 guests per bride. No children under the age of 12 please.
We also prefer to have a first session with the bride and her mother/maid of honour first and then book another session for the bridesmaids, Mother of bride, flower girl etc.

How long is an appointment?

Your first appointment is 1 hour and the second fitting takes approx 30 minutes. Thereafter we charge R 150 per 30 mins for every additional fitting.

Do you charge for fittings?

Wedding dress appointments on Saturdays are charged at R200 for the hour’s appointment, but is free during the week. This is to encourage our brides to consider coming during the week instead when its not that busy.
We do not charge for any other appointments like matric dance/mother of the bride/shoes/bridesmaids etc.

Do you hire your accessories like veils?

Yes, we do. Herewith an indication of the prices :

Veils hire : R 150 – R 500
Veils purchase : R 350 – R 1500

Peticoats hire : R 150 – R 350
Peticoats purchase : R 250 – R 500

Tiaras hire : R 200 – R 350
Tiaras purchase : R 300 – R 550

Do you do alterations at your studio?

Yes, we can refer you to experienced dressmakers in our area who can assist with alterations, but we are not involved in this process. They also work at their own premises and will charge you for the work that needs to be done.

Do you have stock of all the Anella shoes at your shop?

We have a sample set at our shop and we order a brand new pair for the bride. It takes 2-3 days to get them delivered at our studio.

Is it possible to dye my wedding shoes in a different colour than ordinary white or ivory?

Yes we can dye them for you, this will cost your R 350 extra per pair. You can also buy a DIY kit to colour it yourself in black, for R 100.

Do you keep bridesmaid dresses in your studio?

Again, its hard to keep all the styles in all the sizes and colours, but we do have a sample range available in various sizes for your bridesmaids to try out different styles and colour options. 

How long does it take to order bridesmaid dresses?

Bridesmaids dresses takes 3-4 weeks to arrive. They vary between R 1500 and R 3500, depending on the style.

Do you keep the infinity bridesmaid dresses too?

Yes, we have samples in our studio and we order them in your colour and size. It takes 2 weeks to arrive and we have all the colour charts availble in-store.

Do you stock mens attire?

No unfortunately not at the moment.

Do you buy back dresses from brides?

No, unfortunately not. But we can recommend the website : www.stillwhite.co.za if you want to sell your wedding dress. 

Matric Farewell & Evening dresses

What brands do you stock in your studio for matric farewell & evening attire?

We stock Jovani, Blush Prom, Scala, La Femme, BG Haute, Paparazzi and Sherri Hill,

Do you work by appointment only?

Yes, because we also work with brides, we operate by appointment only.

Do you charge for fittings?

No not for matric dance/evening dress appointments.

How long is an appointment?

Your first appointment is 1 hour and a second fitting is 30 minutes. Thereafter we charge R 150 per 30 mins for every additional fitting.

Do you hire matric farewell dresses?

No, unfortunately not, we only hire our wedding dresses.

What is the price range of your matric dance/evening dresses?

Our dresses vary between R 2500 and R 8999. (Some brands have even more expensive styles)
Typical Matric farewell dresses with lots of beads, crystals and details are over R 5000.

Am I allowed to bring along some guests when I come for my fitting?

Yes, of course! You are allowed to bring 2 guests. Please – NO CHILDREN below the age of 12 yrs.

Do you have all the dresses on your website in your store?

No, as the dresses sell out, we order new ones in its place. We can however order any dress on our website for you.

How long does it take to order a dress?

If our suppliers have your style, size and colour in stock, it takes 2-3 weeks. If not, there is a waiting period of 6-8 weeks.

Do you keep a list of all the schools and all the dresses that was sold to the specific school?

Yes, this is very important to us too. We keep all the sales of all the schools on record to ensure uniqueness.

What is your contact details?

Contact Number : 083 339 6889(Lisa) – Please send an sms if we can’t take the call straight away.
Landline : 011 867 6524
E-mail address : info@missteeq.co.za or anina@missteeq.co.za
Address : 47 Rae Frankel street, Brackenhurst, Alberton
(We share offices with attorneys, please use the right side entrance)

 

 

 

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