For over 100 years, the Wedding Gown Preservation Company has been refining the process of wedding dress preservation. We know how important it is that your gown retains the beauty and magic of your wedding day. When you send your gown to us, it receivesonly the best treatment and care.

From the moment it leaves your hands, our knowledgeable staff is there, every step of the way. We use the most cutting edge technology built specifically to clean and preserve your dress. You can be assured that the memories of your wedding day will be perfectly preserved and ready to be enjoyed by future generations.

4. Gentle SYSTEMK4 Cleaning

Preserving your wedding dress means keeping the joy of your wedding day alive; but, that doesn't have to include grass stains and cake frosting. That's why we've invested in top-tier technology to make sure we remove any residues that could cause yellowing down the road. Our SYSTEMK4 cleaning process is designed to treat the delicate fabric of your dress to ensure that it stays clean and intact for years to come. After your gown has been logged and inspected, it will go through a gentle but thorough cleaning process to remove all the stains

Our facility uses SYSTEMK4 -- the best cleaning technology on the market. The SYSTEMK4 formula is completely organic, environmentally friendly, and highly effective at removing deep-set stains and yellowing. Whether it's pen, food, grass, dirt, makeup, or wine, our 3-step cleaning process will be able to get out the toughest stains from the most delicate fabrics.

SYSTEMK4 breakdown

PRENETTK4 –The Brushing Agent

The brushing agent is the first step in the SYSTEMK4 cleaning process. Lightly stained or heavily soiled, the PRENETTK4 component is highly effective at getting rid of the toughest stains.

CLIPK4 –The Detergent Concentrate

CLIPK4 is a an award winning dry cleaning detergent that has been recognizedfor its long-lasting anti-static properties. This means that CLIPK4 will keep your dress looking whiter and fresher for longer.

All SYSTEMK4 solutions are fragrance free and safe for delicate fabrics including:

  • Batiste
  • Brocade
  • Charmeuse
  • Chiffon
  • Crepe
  • Damask
  • Duchesse Satin
  • Dupioni
  • Faille
  • Gabardine
  • Georgette
  • Illusion
  • Jersey
  • Moire
  • Organdy
  • Organza
  • Peau de Soie
  • Pique
  • Polyester
  • Rayon
  • Satin
  • Silk
  • Silk Gazar
  • Silk Mikado
  • Silk
  • Shantung
  • Taffeta
  • Tulle
  • Velvet

VINOYK4 –Water & Stain Repellent Agent

The final step in the SYSTEMK4 cleaning process is a powerful water and stain repellent called VINOYK4. This solution helps fabric repel both water and any future staining that may occur. VINOYK4 is a natural formula that will not compromise the integrity of the fabric or leave residue.

Each step in the SYSTEMK4 cleaning process ensures that your gown will be returned to you looking like it was freshly plucked off the bridal salon rack. On top of looking brand new, your dress will be more durable and stain resistant.

What Does All Of This Mean For Your Wedding Dress?

Once your dress has completed our museum grade cleaning process, it will be better prepared to stand the test of time in its preservation chest. If you have any further questions about our cleaning process, feel free to reference our FAQ section or give us a call between (855) 227-9235 M-F 9am - 5pm EST.

Frequently asked questions

What if a stain on my wedding dress cannot be removed?

Sometimes, stains are really hard to get rid of. If we can't remove it, we'll let you know what we can do next to help your gown. Our fabric experts will try their best to remove the stain without ruining your gown.

What is the difference in the cleaning process of traditional kit and celebrity kit?

No difference. Every gown we handle gets the same careful cleaning treatment.

My dress has yellow stains. Can it be removed?

Definitely! We've cleaned and kept wedding dresses that are more than 100 years old. Check out our gallery to see how they looked before and after cleaning.

Can a wedding dress with mold or smoke be repaired and brought back to life?

We’ve a preservation team that knows the best ways to handle different types of damage, like floods or smoke. We can fix up dresses from worried brides who thought their dresses were ruined.

Why Preserve With Us?

Most trusted

We have been leading the way in wedding gown cleaning and preservation since 1913. For over 100 years our methods have helped over 3 million brides preserve the joy of their wedding day.

Free shipping

Every kit comes with free and insured 2-way shipping to ensure that your gown arrives back to you safe and intact.

Museum Quality

Our world class cleaning system is trusted by museums around the world. The advanced solution ensures the delicate fabric of your dress is fit for museum even after our 100 year warranty expires.