Designer Profile Romeo Bastone


Romeo Bastone Couture - Bridal Couture Melbourne, is one of Australia's leading Custom Made Designer Bespoke Bridal/Wedding Couture Boutiques. Understated excellence and personal service are the hallmarks of Romeo Bastone Couture.

Established in 1991, Romeo Bastone Couture offers timeless, classical bridal wear for the modern, innovative bride. Bespoke Couture Designer & Director, Josephine Romeo Bastone, create each silhouette in house with her talented team, using bespoke techniques, involving an impeccable cut, moulding and sculpting to the body shape to create a “Couture Work of Art” of perfect individualised design and fit.

Romeo Bastone Couture provides each client a luxurious experience throughout the creation of each gown and has gained a reputation for Affordable Undisputed Excellence in Bespoke Couture and is a Multi-Award Winner of the coveted Australian Bridal Industry Academy (ABIA) Awards for Designer/Couture Gown, Inductee to the prestigious ABIA Hall of Fame & Winner of the National Designer Of Dreams Australian Bridal Couture House.

Romeo Bastone Couture renowned for its undisputed service and quality aims to maintain this reputation by creating harmony between body and gown, and take care to ensure every gown is a perfect, individual fit. Romeo Bastone Couture, has enjoyed outstanding success with a flawless reputation that is second to none. Each gown is meticulously and individually handcrafted in house using only the finest fabrics and French Laces sourced worldwide. Romeo Bastone Couture has been long recognized for it's embodiment of intricate yet delicate use of beading and embellishments resulting in inspirational beautiful designs that reflect each brides/clients style and personality.

Romeo Bastone Couture's experience and knowledge enable to provide individual attention to brides and attendants, from the first consultation to the finished gown. Their Bespoke technique in creating the perfect fit is unmatchable. Whether the gown is a structured princess shape or soft and flowing to create a most beautiful vintage and antique heirloom piece of yesteryear. Romeo Bastone Couture has been noted as having an unsurpassed quality in shape, design and colour to create the perfect gown due to their extensive background training & experience. This perfection can only be created with a unique technique of layering. Very little boning is used as their belief is that brides/clients should be comfortable and each gown should personify one's body shape and encapsulate and mould Ultimate Femininity. Working individually with each client to meet exact requirements, a common point raised by many brides/clients is the oversupply of mass produced gowns and imitation dressmakers resulting in lack of quality, inaccurate fit and over mark up of price tags at the retail level.

Romeo Bastone Couture has consistently kept a 'fresh take' approach using old fashioned true customer service, dedication and honest advise. As you are dealing direct with the Bespoke Couture Designer, you are not faced with the excessive price mark up. On the contrary, French Laces are all imported direct, embellishments and silks are exclusive and each gown is created to embrace and inspire one's own individuality. As many clients have actually stated "You are precisely the Bridal Couture outlet we are looking for." With all this in mind, Romeo Bastone Couture is a distinctive, contemporary bridal couture boutique offering clients Australia wide & overseas this unique experience.

The opening of the Prahran East Gallery has been in response to client demand for such elegant Custom Made Bespoke Couture. Off-the-rack bridal, bridesmaids and evening wear are also provided in store which incorporates a clearance sample store at the rear premises. The concept also features co-ordinating accessories and bridal gifts, making Romeo Bastone Couture a one-stop boutique for bridal parties.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

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493 High Street, Prahran East, Victoria 3181
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