Welcome to my site and considering my services. Consult with me before you buy your wedding gown, bridesmaid dresses, or other formal wear. With over 25 years of experience in tailoring, custom design, and fashion consultation, I am confident that together we will help you achieve the best look and fit for your special occasion at an affordable price.
Born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts, Bette earned her design degree from Wentworth Institute. She went on to become a color and formula tech for Cover Girl Cosmetics in Baltimore, Maryland working closely with marketing and production to create quality cosmetics for retail sale. From High School on, Bette used her spare time to create custom fashions for herself, family and friends. After moving to Scarborough, Maine in 1991 and raising her family, Bette started The Dancing Damsel Alterations and Women’s Consignments. She now lives in Saco, Maine and focuses her talents in the bridal industry.