Sunday, December 26, 2010


“I was born with the desire to design clothes.” – Alena Fede, Designer
Located in the heart of downtown Charleston, South Carolina, A.F. creates the most unique and exclusive experience, ensuring that you will discover the perfect dress.
Specializing in Bridal and Fashion couture, A.F. is both designer and manufacturer, designing and creating new works of art by hand each season.
Whether you are searching for the perfect wedding dress, cocktail dress, evening gown, casual wear, or custom suit, you will shine in an A.F. creation.
In a dress by A.F., every woman not only looks beautiful, but feels beautiful just as she is – for any of the special moments in her life.

“Be unique, and feel special in the design of your dreams – created and fitted just for you!”

A.F. is synonymous with classical elegance; understated, timeless, sophisticated, chic. Exuding both femininity and strength, the glamorous and modern shapes feature signature detailing of their all-natural fabrics, along with plenty of lace, ruffles, and beading – yet still maintaining the grace of minimalism.


“I realize how important the right dress is for your special day, therefore I make every effort to assist you by providing excellent customer service.”

A.F. premier salon is the destination for the ultimate of design, quality, and customer service. The studio is located on Broad Street,  nestled in the heart of Charleston’s arts district.
The designer works individually with each and every client, working with their personal style and preferences. A.F. wishes to accommodate your schedule, as well as give you undivided attention during the meeting. To maintain this intimate atmosphere, and ensure that clients have a private, dedicated experience, A.F. studio requests that appointments be made in advance. 
During your appointment, A.F. will show you her runway collections, full of the most unique and special designs. Ranging from simple elegance to the exquisitely ornate, it is easy to find a dress that is perfect for you and your budget.

Custom Design & Manufacturing
All A.F. designs are of highest quality, custom designed, handmade and altered to meet the needs of any client, at an affordable price.
A.F. offers designs for any occasion:
Mother of the Bride/Groom
Flower Girl

From the initial sketch, to muslin fittings, to hours of hand sewing, A.F. works with each client individually to determine the perfect style that accentuates the client’s greatest attributes. It all results in the dress of your dreams, handcrafted to your exact measurements. This one of a kind work of art is made exclusively for your body, and is as unique as you are – the look of a lifetime.

58 Broad St., 3rd. fl.
Charleston, SC
(347) 740-6825