Method™ Wedding Gown Preservation
Museum Method™ wedding dress preservation is most similar to the preservation method fine museums use for storing heirloom dresses.
With Museum Method™
bridal gown preservation, your cleaned gown is hung on our special
"shoulder size" hanger made from 100% cotton. Acid free
tissue fills in the bodice area, removing creases and giving added
support to your gown. Our natural, un-dyed cotton bag covers your
We include a custom label on the pocket of your
bag with names of the bride and groom and the date of the wedding.
There is also a large pocket on the back of the bag to keep a
photo of your wedding.
Discover the benefits to Museum Method™ preservation
Benefits to Museum Method™ Preservation
- Your gown is easily accessible! You can inspect
your gown to ensure that it has been cleaned to your satisfaction
and admire it any time you like.
- Your dress is protected from damage from
wrinkles and creases. Fabric, like paper, is weakened from folding,
often resulting in tears or permanent creases. With Museum Method
creases and wrinkles are almost non-existent!
- Your dress is protected from acid migration.
The acid-free tissue absorbs acid which could damage your gown.
- Your dress fabric can breathe! Museum conservators
all agree that heirloom garments need to breathe. Our cotton
cover does not seal in any moisture or chemicals, thus reducing
the risk of damage from mildew or chemicals.
- Your dress is protected. Our garment bag
is made from natural, acid-free cotton, the first choice in
preservation for centuries. Our bag has no zippers that could
snag or rust. It also has a pocket in front to keep the cotton
gloves that we include. (You should wear these gloves any time
you would like to inspect your dress.) Another larger pocket
is on the back of the garment bag. This pocket is for you to
keep a photograph of your wedding and a written story of your
- Your preservation bag is personalized with a custom label which includes
the bride and groom's name, wedding date and location married on it.
Museum Method™ Preservation will
keep your bridal gown in better condition than boxing or sealing