4 Reasons Why You Should Opt for a Custom Made Wedding Dress

Off the rack or custom made is a dilemma that many brides face. Almost every bride has an idea of the kind of dress they want, and finding the right one has never been easier than it is with Maxima Bridal. However, you could ruin the look of your dress if it’s not cinched in the right places, which is why you should opt for a custom-made wedding dress. 

Serena - Lace and Tulle Ball Gown with Illusion Back

Fitting matters, and while we all buy clothes off the rack in our everyday lives, our wedding dress requires little extra care. In this article, we talk about 4 reasons why you should opt for a custom made wedding dress.


A wedding dress is more or less a reflection of the bride’s personality. It can speak a thousand words without uttering a single one. Each little detail on the dress is a representation of the bride’s preferences. 

Brigitte - Off-the-shoulder Sheath Wedding Dress with Detachable Train

On your special day, in particular, you don’t want to go for the plain and the ordinary. It must express your individuality. A full-sleeved lace detailed wedding dress can represent modesty, elegance, and delicacy. 

Even your choice of lace has a story to tell. You could opt for bold patterns or delicate embroidery. The choice is yours but only if you opt for a custom made wedding dress.

Comfort and Fit

Let’s assume you aren’t particularly picky about the style of dress you want, and you find one you can buy off the rack. Even though the dress is absolutely beautiful and is everything you have ever imagined, it just doesn’t look right when you put it on. That’s because it was made for everyone and no one in particular.

Giselle - Crepe Mermaid Wedding Dress with Illusion Back

The bodice or sleeves may be too tight or too loose. If your wedding dress fails to highlight the right curves on your body, it could ruin the entire day and its memories. Every time you look at the pictures, you will regret not getting a custom made wedding dress.

Not only that, but you also will not be comfortable in your attire throughout the event. Having to fix the neckline or the pull up the straps of your loosely hanging dress can turn into a nightmare. Opt for a custom made wedding dress if you want to enjoy your day and look and feel like a million bucks.

Personal Style Preference

A custom made wedding dress offers you the much needed creative window, especially if you have particular tastes. You could like the lace detailing on one gown and the style of another. 

You could want to incorporate modern bead work or glitter detailing in a classic ball gown, and you have every right to demand as it is a dress for your special day. However, that’s a privilege you get only when you opt for a custom made wedding dress.

Irene - Crepe Sheath wedding Dress with Tulle Cape

It provides you with a lot more options, and you can even add ruffles, a train or a cape. The world is your oyster, so make sure you make the most of every opportunity. 

An Experience Lived

Out of all the reasons why you should get a custom made wedding dress, the last one takes the crown. Your wedding day is a very special occasion, indeed, and the entire process leading up to it creates beautiful memories. You don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to add moments to retell your grandchildren. 

Carolina- Beaded Ball Gown Wedding Dress with Multi-layered Skirt

A dress with a story is one worthy of passing down generations. While your dress may not be from the Victorian era, we at Maxima Bridals can help you design one that reflects the style, elegance, and beauty of European wedding dresses. 

You can fulfill all your whims and fancies if you opt for a custom made wedding dress. Not only that, but you also get to enjoy the process from selecting the style to choosing the fabric and adding details. You don’t want to miss out on the feeling of trying out the wedding dress for the first time.