Jessica Wu, owner and designer of Jessica Bridal. Image supplied.
While big weddings are off the cards for a while that doesn’t mean that love is cancelled according to Jessica Bridal who have developed virtual appointments for their brides. Owner and designer Jessica Wu and her team have been testing virtual appointments since the lockdown started and have found successful ways to help brides choose their dream dresses for their weddings via the internet.
Whether you need to choose a gown or accessorise your wedding look the team at Jessica Bridal are available to help via virtual appointment. Brides to be are encouraged to note down their theme, location and styling ideas and select their favourite five dream gowns from the brand’s website. Once they’ve booked a consultation via the website a Jessica Bridal Stylist will get in contact to guide the customer through the process.
During a video call, a Stylist and/or Designer will talk the customer through their favourite gowns, discuss options and sizing, and help the bride narrow down her selection while looking through photos and videos of the gowns.
If possible the bride’s favourite dress will be delivered to her home otherwise the customer will get a priority booking to try on the gown in-store with 50 % off the regular consultation fee.
Any orders booked via virtual appointment will receive a 30% discount when putting down a deposit of $800. Jessica Bridal want to encourage brides to take up the offer that are planning on having their weddings Dec 2020 – Feb 2020 as it can take up to 8 months to have their dream dress made. Love may be in lockdown but it’s definitely not cancelled.