Make an appointment for a FREE fitting via telephone or booking on our website. Once you have found your dream dress from our hire collection, we require a 25% deposit on the dress in order to secure your booking. 2 weeks prior to your collection date, come in store for our in-house seamstress to take accurate measurements for alterations. The final fitting and collection date is 2 days before the function date. The hire garment is to be returned 2 days after the function date.
Each bridal dress has a unique hire cost depending on the brand and the detail on the dress. The hire dresses range from R4000 to R10 000.
The standard hire period of a dress is 5 days, which will include 2 days before the function date for pick up, the day of the function and then 2 days after the function for returns.
The hire programme is currently only available in 7 stores (Rivonia, Boksburg, Canal Walk, The Crescent, Nelspruit, Bloemfontein, Park View).
If you wish to collect the dress earlier than the standard 48 hours prior to the function date, there will be an early collection charge of R500 and collection can take place no more than 4 days prior to the function date.
We only hire out bridal dresses and a selection bridal accessories (eg. veils, petticoats).
The deposit is not refundable. It is a down payment on the total hire amount towards the hire price. The hire price is fixed and there is no refundable deposit.
The deposit will be refunded provided the cancellation takes place more than 2 weeks prior to the scheduled collection date. Should you cancel within the 2 weeks leading up to the collection date you will automatically forfeit your 25% deposit.
We offer a balanced size range which will accommodate any size from size 2 up until a size 18. We stock sizes in 4, 8, 14 and 18 (US sizes) which can all be altered to fit your exact measurements.
Please do NOT wash the dress before returning it. It is important to note there are stains or the dress is extemely soiled, we will charge an additional fee of up to R900 for dry cleaning in order to get the dress back to its original condition.
As mentioned in above point, we will charge an additional fee of up to R900 if the dress is damaged or stained. If the dress is damaged beyond repair, Bride&co reserves the right to claim the full retail value of the dress. Thus it is very important to make sure you look after the dress for the period of time it is in your possession.
All our hire dresses are specifically engineered to be altered and our team of experienced seamstresses will make sure the dress is altered according to your unique measurements. If there are no sizes available in the dress for that specific function date, we also have a vast range of beautiful retail dresses available from R2 800 up to R25 000.
Yes we can courier the dress to you but there will be an additional courier charge depending on the location it needs to be couriered to.
Accurate size information is required 2 weeks before the collection date.
Bride&co cannot guarantee the supply of garment(s) if accurate sizes have not been given within the above time frame.
Collection of garment(s) happens 48 hours prior to the function date.
On receipt of your garment(s) it is up to the customer to ensure they are correct, complete and in good condition.
Please return your goods by the return date (2 days after function date). For courier returns, please ensure that garment(s) are correctly packaged and arrive at the store on the return date as specified above.
Late returns are subject to an additional charge as set out in the Bride&co Terms and Conditions of Hire.