BAHBUA, based within the boutique, offer a range of design, dressmaking and alteration services. Taking pride in their unique mix of skills you will feel comfortable and at home every time, each dress fitting is almost an occasion in itself!
With their experience in making and altering garments they know that getting it right lies not only in the perfect stitch or the most neatly pressed hem, but in listening to each client’s individual requirements, visions and concerns.
With a range of bespoke and alterations options to suit most budgets, their aim is to offer every client the freedom to be unique.
Design – Making your perfect gown a reality.
If you have always dreamed of a certain gown or are struggling to find a dress that meets all your criteria the BAHBUA team have the skills and resources to achieve your vision.
Happy to work on any garment, regardless of occasion, origin or scale each project is as individual as our clients, and we are always excited to explore new garment ideas.
For bespoke dressmaking projects a minimum of 4 months’ notice is ideal to allow time to create the perfect gown. If you have a wedding or event soon always contact us and we will discuss possibilities with you.
Alterations – The perfect fit, everytime.
Our alterations service can be used to achieve a better fit from a garment or to change the design; from adding straps or changing the neckline to completely reimagining your outfit.
Estimated costing is given prior to any alteration project.
We can advise you on the best fabrics for your designs with an extensive range of fabric samples to see and feel (both natural fibers and synthetics) available from reputable suppliers In some cases we are also happy to source fabrics from the high street or work with fabric provided by the client.
If you have questions on a design you have in mind or to see if alterations are possible give us a call or pop into see us.
The BAHBUA team
Ben and Adrien founded BAHBUA as fashion design students with a clear aim from the start to work within the bridal industry.
Adrien has made costumes for amateur theatre companies in both England and France and often reflects this passion in his own design work. It was this love of theatre that lead Adrien to pursue a career in bespoke dressmaking.
Ben is the other half of the team and has always had a keen interest in fashion and a discerning eye for style. Studying fashion and design at college he quickly saw the limitless possibilities the discipline offers.
With an aim to ensure that you are always happy with the fit, finish and quality. All work is completed to the very highest standard you can feel confident in their safe hands.