Custom Dresses in Toronto


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A special, custom made dress by a qualified Dressmaker can take you many steps above other well-dressed women.

It will allow you to have the gown of your dreams, without the limitations of an off-the-rack piece.

Our Dressmaker is a professionally trained fashion designer that has made enough custom dresses to know what may or may not work for your gown. The luxury of having your custom Evening Gown, a Tailored Prom or Bridesmaid Dress is just one phone call away whether you live in Etobicoke, Toronto, Mississauga or Vaughan.

At Nadia Lef- Dressmaking Shop in Etobicoke, the Dressmaker will sketch the design and create a unique handmade gown just for you.


Cristina G.- ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
…a real artist and a true fashion designer. I was very pleased with the design she created for me, her skill is really amazing.



Our Dressmaker can provide you:

  • Cocktail, Formal & Evening Outfits
  • Homecoming Party Dresses
  • Bridesmaid & Mother-of-the-bride Gowns

Book a FREE consultation with a qualified Dressmaker in our studio in Toronto.

Our goal is to learn more about you, so we can better advise you on dressmaking that will make an impact and help define your style. Find more information about the art of dressmaking, presented by The Guardian.



Marina A.- ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
…I needed a custom-made dress for a special event and I couldn’t find anything suitable. My consultation with Nadia wasn’t rushed, as we had enough time to discuss my idea and my budget. She sketched it and also made some fashion suggestions for a better result. The final result is a fabulous dress, with an absolutely perfect fit!



Special occasions for Dressmaking in Toronto

Whether you need the finest outfit for a Fundraising Gala, Wedding, Opera or Luxury Restaurant, our Dressmaker will guide you through rich style choices to create a customized gown. We will draw and produce patterns and designs just for you.

Custom Bridesmaid Dresses

Our custom dresses are perfect for monumental special events, such as a wedding. Whether you are looking for a custom bridesmaid dress or a mother-of-bride or groom gowns, we are here to assist you. Say yes to YOUR dream bespoke formal wedding outfit that is made exactly to your requirements.

Bespoke Prom Dresses 2020

Our Dressmaker in Etobicoke, Toronto can incorporate your own unique style and made a unique graduation dress just for you. We can guarantee to offer you a Custom Prom Dresses with a perfect fit and unrivalled quality. Order today your dream homecoming party dress that is made exactly to your requirements. 

Custom Evening Dresses

If you have to attend important work-related fundraisers, galas or other special events it is important to put something that will make the difference. Our dressmaker will work with you to determine your colour and style to express your unique personality.


When you look and feel your best you can achieve the best possible outcome. 


Finally, everyone deserves a special night and Toronto is home to a number of social activities and nightlife events. Having a tailored outfit that is specially designed to your specifications can give you an incredible boost in confidence. A bespoke gown will make a difference. 



Advantages of Dressmaking in Toronto 

The main advantage of dressmaking is that you can create every detail from style to threads. You don’t have to worry that someone else wearing the same outfit with you, as our Dressmaker will design something unique.

We guarantee that your gown will fit you like a glove and would be a one of a kind and of course our consultation is FREE.

The downside to customized dresses is that it might take more time and effort to make than a trip to the mall would. You need to be sure that you have enough time.

Dressmaking needs plenty of time to ensure that that the process goes as it should and the final result is exactly what you are looking for, a comfortable bespoke outfit with a perfect fit.

By starting early, you’ll enjoy the fun and the unique experience of having a gown created just for you. So, don’t wait, give us a call and start today!

To make to process easier, you should also have some ideas in mind about what you think you want. If you like only the shape, the fabric or the colour, just take a picture and send it to us.


Simple Steps to Order a Custom Dress

We accept by appointment only and you can book it online with our 24/7 Online Scheduler. Visit our store located at 5146 Dundas St West, Etobicoke, ON M9A 1C2 to discuss the ensemble ideas and your personal needs for this special occasion. 

We will draw and produce a unique pattern and design just for you. An ensemble will be created for the next fitting. Finally, if needed, we will do some final adjustments to make sure that you are well-dressed.



Binh N.- ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Thank you so much for your great design. It was a great experience at your store. I’m really happy with the dress.



Best Dressmaker in Toronto

By working with our Dressmaker, women capture the essence of their individual styles, confined only by the limits of their imaginations. As always, we produce every garment by hand. Check also some Custom-Made Prom Dress Tips and Ideas by

It’s empowering to have a personal style and Nadia Lef- Dressmaking Studio focuses on the uniqueness of each customer and will offer you a One-of-a-kind gown to meet your needs and emphasize comfort, personal expression and give you the presentation that you are asking for. You can also learn why Made-To-Order Fashion Goes Mainstream by



Samantha O’B.- ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
…made my custom prom dress and it could not have come out more beautiful! she is extremely professional and made exactly what I wanted- even better than what I wanted. Highly recommended!!!



Danielle G.- ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
…Very talented with a lot of experience, and it’s apparent. Her prices were very reasonable and fair. 100% recommend for anyone needing custom or altered services.



How much do One-of-a-kind dresses cost?

When people hear custom dresses they immediately think expensive or unnecessary, but the reality is different. Your Tailored Gown will be more affordable than you think and no matter what your budget, it’s really worth it to invest in Dressmaking.


A gown that fits you beautifully will always look like dynamite.


Pricing varies based on how much work needs to be done and the complexity of the tailored dresses. Our Dressmaker will help you decide which design and fabric will work best without compromising the style of your evening outfit. 

We are here and ready to guide you through the process and discuss the parameters as well as the budget before we start. 

To make the pricing process easier, we offer a FREE in-person consultation, so our Dressmaker can better advise you on the one-of-a-kind gown that will make the difference.

We can only tell you the total price after we meet you, discuss your ideas and decide the fabric.

Frequently Asked Questions about Dressmaking

Would you be able to make a cocktail dress?

 Of course, you can visit our store in Etobicoke, for a free consultation, so we can discuss the details.

  I am looking for a Dressmaker to make me a custom evening dress. I have already purchased the fabric and I have a general idea in mind. How I can start?

You can schedule a free consultation online and choose the day and time that works best for you.

✸ I finally found a ready-made evening gown, can you give me some more information if I want to alter it.

Please visit the following page, if you already have the gown and want to restyle or remodel your dress. We will recommend to you how we can transform your piece.

I would like to know if your store is on the second floor and if so, is it wheelchair accessible? I will need a mother of the bride’s one-of-a-kind dress for next year.

Unfortunately, our store is not wheelchair accessible. We offer home fittings from October to February, so we can find a day and the Dressmaker will come to your place to discuss all the details.

Prom Dresses Toronto

My daughter knows the type of prom gown she would like to make. Would you be able to give us an approximate timeline?

On average it takes 4-6 weeks to make custom prom dresses. You should come to the store so we can discuss and sketch the design you want. In order to achieve a perfect result, we will need at least 2 fittings.

I am not sure about the dress I am going to wear on my homecoming party and I need a Dressmaker to advise me. Can you help me?

Of course, you can book an appointment at the day and time that works best for you. Our store is in Etobicoke and the consultation session with the dressmaker is free of charge.

I bought a prom gown but I want to do some alterations. Can you help me?

If you want to alter your dress, you can come to the store and we will do all the alterations required to achieve the perfect fit

How much bespoke dresses cost?

I am looking to make a bespoke gown with beaded lace on net insets for a formal event. Can you tell me how much it would cost?

We will be able to provide you with the final price after we have all the information we need, such as the fabric, the design, your silhouette etc. In general, the starting price will be around $400-500.

I am looking to get 10 identical custom bridesmaids dresses made. Could you possibly provide a quote/timeline as to how long something like this would take? 

Although there are 10 custom dresses, we have to work with each girl individually and create one-of-a-kind dresses that will fit exactly to their silhouettes. The starting price, without including the fabric, will be around $400.

I was looking at your page and I am very interested in creating a prom dress. Can you inform me how much grad dresses cost?

Although it always depends on the design, fabric and silhouette, in general, it will cost around $400, not including the fabric.


Do you need more information on Custom Dresses?

The most important thing is to wear a gown that suits your body and that you feel comfortable in and as every woman is unique and so must be the custom dress.

Do not hesitate to contact our Dressmaker whether you have any questions about our dressmaking services. We are always ready to help!