d’Italia – Exclusive Designer Fabric, French Lace and Dressmaking – www.ditalia.com.au
Australians can now have access to the finest Italian designer fabric and French Lace for wedding gowns, formal dresses and cocktail gowns. d’Italia, a store located in Malvern, Victoria, offers a range of exclusive fabric directly imported from Italy and France.
Ranging from classy casual to very formal, the fabric comes from European manufacturers who also provide for top fashion labels like Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Prada, Escada, Chanel and Balenciaga.
All of the fabric is of the finest quality, and is used mainly for the creation of wedding gowns, formal and cocktail dresses, ladies’ suits, and smart casual wear. The textiles are available in a variety of colours and prints. The main textures offered are pure Italian silk and wool, and French silk and cotton lace.
Besides the high quality products offered, d’Italia also provides extensive in-house support for the creation of the perfect dress or suit. Customers often enter a store with an idea of what they are looking for, but with no specific details of how to achieve that. D’italia staff are able to provide recommendations of suitable style, colours, and the exact amount needed. In-house stylists or referrals to an elite team of qualified professional dressmakers are also available.
Formal Dresses/Cocktail Gowns:
From young soon-to-be high school graduates to mothers-of-brides, women need to feel and look the finest on their special day. D’Italia specialises in assisting these women create the perfect dress for any memorable occasion. D’italia staff are trained to provide the highest quality assistance in choosing the right combination of prints and colours. When appropriate, the staff also give recommendations on alternative options and styles.
Hundreds of Australians now wear creations originating from d’Italia. Models and celebrities prefer the fine quality of the fabric that d’Italia provides, and professionals find that the fabric makes for easy alterations and creation of designs. Schoolgirls and young ladies enjoy the economical option of purchasing high-quality European fabric at local rates.
d’Italia has built up a reputable name for its extensive range of designs for the entire wedding party. Fabric and designs are available for the bride, bridesmaids and mothers of the bride and bridegroom. The store provides divine pure silk satins, dupion, voiles, georgettes and chiffons, and French silk laces and beadings, as well as referrals to some of the most highly-regarded tailors and couturiers in Australia. Out of the seven seamstresses that d’Italia has, only three are specifically qualified in bridal couture. Their elaborate and intricate technical expertise in the creation of exclusive, tailor-made wedding gowns have provided many brides with the perfect finishing touch to their wedding days.
Suits / Professional wear / Casual Smart clothing
D’Italia provides an extensive range of fabrics for professional and casual smart clothing. The store is widely-renowned for its top-quality wool, and boasts seamstresses who are able to tailor perfectly-cut suits for any body shape and size. Women who generally have trouble finding the perfect pair of trousers have found that d’Italia never fails in the tailoring department. The store also provides comfortable, fine quality fabric that is suitable for casual smart clothing and everyday wear.
Racing Season Dresses:
The highlight of any Melburnian fashionista’s year is the Melbourne Cup races. D’Italia has always been at the forefront of racing season fashion, providing exclusive Italian silk for the most fashionable and eye-catching dresses. Race-goers now frequent d’Italia to have the latest design tailor-made in the finest fabric. Many of the designs created are individualistic and adventurous, to suit the spirit of the excitement of Melbourne Cup races.
Tailor and seamstress services should be booked in advance (especially for wedding couture).