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An Introduction to Living Silk - Dresses and Outfits for the Mother of the Bride / Groom

November 25 2020

An introduction to Living Silk

Established in 2002, Living Silk is a clothing boutique that specializes in dresses and two-piece outfits for the Mother of the Bride / Groom. Exuding elegance and sophistication, our garments are perfect for the second most important woman on a wedding day, who deserves to feel just as beautiful as the bride. Whether you’re a Mother of the Bride / Groom attending a beach, country, garden, restaurant or registry wedding, in Spring / Summer or Autumn / Winter, we have something perfect for you.  

Additionally, we have a collection of breathtaking bridal dresses that have been designed for brides who prefer simplicity over superfluous detail; this collection is called Undersated Brides.

If you’re not a Mother of the Bride / Groom or a bride, you can still browse our collection for a special occasion. Bursting with an array of colors and styles, our collection is ideal for day or night event dressing. Theatres, concerts, galas, cocktail parties, birthday parties, and celebratory showers are just some of the places you can wear our garments.

Living Silk is based in Brisbane Australia and we proudly ship all over the world, so women from across the globe can experience the elegance of Living Silk. This blog will tell you all there is to know about enquiring and ordering with us, so you can grace an event in something you truly love from Living Silk.  

Our Pure Silk 

Just as our name suggests, the majority of our dresses and two-piece outfits are 100% pure, hand woven and hand dyed silk. This intricate process ensures each piece is of the highest quality and color vibrancy. From pinks, blues and neural tones to black and white, we stock colors to suit all skin tones and personal preferences.

Pure silk is perfect for event dressing as it has a subtle shine, luxurious feel, and flattering fit. It’s also extremely versatile, as it keeps you cool in summer and warm in winter; our garments, therefore, can be worn all year round and will serve you well whatever the weather.

Sizing

For the US, our garment sizing is listed below:

XS - 4

S - 6

M - 8

L - 10

XL - 12

XXL - 14

Each product has its own size chart on the product page, with more detailed specific measurements.  

We also offer a Made to Measure service for plus size ladies, where we make garments according to your personal measurements. To use this service, simply choose an outfit, take your measurements following our measurement chart, order the outfit using the M2M icon, then send your measurement chart to owner Olivia (at shop@livingsilk.com) with your name and order number.

Your garment will be quality checked three times by our professional dressmakers, then sent to you within four weeks of placing your order.

Shipping

Living Silk is proud to offer COMPLIMENTARY worldwide shipping, so you don’t have to pay any extra to get your dream garment to your door.

If your garment is in stock when you place your order, we’ll dispatch your parcel within two business days of receipt of your order. Once dispatched, we’ll send you an email with tracking details so you can follow the progress of your delivery. Shipping time from Australia to the US is approximately four business days (we ship via DHL Express)

If your garment needs to be made, we’ll contact you within one business day to advise you when your garment/s will be ready for shipping.

How to contact us

There’s various ways you can contact Living Silk, to discuss anything from styling and enquiries to placing an order. Whichever you choose, you’ll be greeted by friendly staff who are ready to help you look and feel your best at your next special event.

Here’s how you can contact us:

TOLL-FREE NUMBER: (877) 212 3446

EMAIL: shop@livingsilk.com

LIVE ONLINE CHAT: located right here on our website, a dedicated Living Silk specialist is ready to answer all your questions.

ONLINE FORM: you can fill out your details on this page, and we’ll reach out to you to address your message.

1:1 WITH THE OWNER: you can have a one-on-one discussion with Olivia over the phone or via video conference. Simply click the ‘book appointment’ button on the home page or individual product page to select a day and time that suits you.

We hope this blog has helped you get to know Living Silk, and better understand how to place an order with us. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us; we’re here to help.

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