(Closed) What if you lose weight in between fittings?

posted 8 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
1573 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

They will take it in as often as you need leading up to about 2 weeks before the wedding. BUT they will charge you! 

Let them know you plan to lose weight and that at the following fitting they can take it in. It happens all the time.

Post # 5
5890 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2012

or…just eat a donut and it’ll still fit =)

Post # 7
18643 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

I wouldn’t worry, that’s why you have multiple fittings!  Especially since you aren’t looking to lose a lot of weight.

Post # 8
1570 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: March 1996

My tailor said that any alterations required after the second fitting would not cost anything unless I did something truly idiotic like lose fifteen pounds. Three should really not make much of a difference; I am five foot three and the difference that three pounds makes on my body is equivalent to how much my stomach girth will fluctuate from the beginning to the end of dinner. In other words, you might poof up a bit during the evening anyway, so it could be nice to have a bit of room. 🙂

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