We know times are tough!!!
We also know how much a fabulous new gown will lift a lady's spirits.
It is our aim to lift as many ladies out of their doldrums as possible.
To this end, we have devised a plan!
If you find that having one the dresses on this site will lift your spirits but you can't afford to pay the full amount up front, let us know.
We will happily to work out a payment arrangement. Typically, this arrangement would consist of 50% down and the balance paid within 90 days. As soon as full payment is received, your dress will be shipped to you.
Of course, this policy also applies to gowns and dresses made especially for you.
Prices for ready made and custom made gowns vary depending on fabrics, trims and number of pieces. the prices listed below are "in general" and are subject to change.
Ready made two piece day dress: $750 - $850
Custom made two piece day dress: $850 - $1,000
Additional evening bodice: $250 - $350
"Imperial" ball gowns & custom made ball gowns: $1,100 - $1,500
As of January 1, 2008 a financial commitment of 50% of the estimated total price will be required for all custom made gowns before the gown is begun. The balance must be paid in full before the gown is shipped.
There, I'll bet you feel better already. Right?
Sales, Shipping and Handling
v We never rent gowns or dresses and all sales are final.
v Full payment must be received before shipment.
v Payment by personal check is acceptable, however, it will cause delay in shipping while checks clear the bank. Cashiers checks and money orders are acceptable forms of payment. Cash payment is never encouraged.
v Shipment will be made by UPS ground or US Postal Service, unless otherwise requested by the customer. Any added expense for special shipping and handling arrangements will be paid by the customer.
Your Garment and Its Care
v I stand behind the construction of all my garments under their normal use and wear.
v Unless otherwise stated, all garments in this catalog are new garments.
v Previously worn garments are clean and, if needed, refurbished to make them in “as new” condition.
v Purchaser assumes all responsibility for care and up-keep of the garment. Dry cleaning is recommended for all garments.
Linda E. Charron/Couturiere
FrocksofAges@aol.com or 217-732-4399