Every bride-to-be wishes to wear the lehenga of her dreams. There’s a fair chance you must have blown a fortune on your wedding ensemble to make the D-day extra special. Once the extravagant revelries are over, it is your first and foremost responsibility to implement proper aftercare of the bridal lehenga. Preserve it with care to bequeath the heirloom ensemble to coming generations. This way, even years later, you can look all special and regal whenever you wish to!
Avoiding exposure of strong perfumes, hair sprays or deodorants to the ensemble is a proactive step. Dainty zari work, gota patti or kundan work is vulnerable to such complex elements and can hamper the original radiance of the craftsmanship.
Nifty Washing & Drying
Dry cleaning the bridal lehenga should be your foremost priority as it might have countered a few drinks or food stains when you donned it on the D-day. Invest in trusty dry cleaners and understand the wash care instructions well in advance from the designers to avoid any woes.
Clever Folds & Iron Techniques
Seeing the impeccable handwork slowly tarnish can be a real bummer. Keep the ensemble from weathering and work an efficient system to iron and fold the ensemble skillfully. Use ample of butter paper between each fold to avoid the embroideries from brushing off with each other.
Intricate embroideries and pure fabrics require special care. Archiving the ensemble separately in a sizeable trunk is one solid last step. Store it crisp and safe away from pests. Wrapping it in an unbleached cotton fabric or muslin is a simple and inexpensive way but goes a long way in keeping it well until next time!
Follow easy tips to store your lehenga with care and keep your outfit as good as new.