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Dress & Attire in Birmingham,

Shapes Dress Design & Alterations

223 S. Old Woodward
Birmingham, MI
Services: Dress & Attire | Login to save vendor
(586) 764-4539

About Us

With over 20 years of experience in the bridal business, dressmaker Teresa Charow can design your dream dress. Choose any style, select your favorite materials,  and have your wedding gown custom made. We also offer expert wedding gown alterations, and specialize in complicated re-design changes. We can also custom design a veil to perfectly coordinate with your dress. Our Birmingham location also stocks couture inspired gowns for your engagment party or other special events.

Don't forget a custom suit for the groom.


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  • There aren't enough words to compliment and rave about how incredible Teresa is, but I will do my best for future brides. I went to what felt like a dozen wedding dress shops in the Detroit area and liked several dresses, but didn't fall in love with anything. Instead, I had pictures of several couture dresses that I did love, and met with Teresa to create a single dress from all three. To say she perfectly created my vision of the perfect wedding dress is putting it lightly. Teresa met with me to choose fabrics and over the course of several months, with multiple fittings, she developed the most unbelievable dress. Each time I met with Teresa, she was kind, fun, funny and yet professional. I altered the dress and changed my mind throughout the process and each time, Teresa accommodated me happily. She was never ever rude, always had champagne waiting for me, responded to my texts and phone calls right away, and made me feel like I was in the best hands. Teresa is unbelievably ta... Read more

    Frequently Asked Questions about Dress

    What are your price ranges for full-priced wedding gowns?

    $1,000 - $2,499

    How do you price dress alterations?

    By Piece

    Who do you provide services for?

    Bride, Bridesmaids, Mother of the Bride

    Which of the following services do you provide?

    Alterations, Full Customization

    Which of the following items do you offer?

    Bridal Gowns, Formal Gowns, Veils

    What is the average turnaround time for a bridal gown?

    Less than 6 months

    How often do you receive new bridal gowns?


    What is your return policy?

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