Exclusive Design

Why visit Yelena Exclusive Atelier? An exclusive dress design has many benefits. Your dress will be unique. No one else at your next party will have the same dress. Your dress will be specifically made for your body. There’s no substitute for the feeling you get when you put on custom-designed clothing. Your dress will exhibit exquisite quality and timeless style.

ate·lier \ˌa-təl-ˈyā\ — an artist’s or designer’s studio or workroom

The designer

For more than 20 years, Yelena Crosston has channeled her passion for fashion into the world of casual wear, evening wear and wedding couture. Yelena combines her background in art and design to craft brilliant couture gowns tailored for each woman’s body.

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Process of creation

Yelena personally meets with each client and takes the time to understand her ideas and desires for her custom dress. Comfort? Classic evening beauty? A chic business suit? We design, measure, cut and sew. All work is done by hand to the highest standards of quality.

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Arrange a consultation

One-on-one design is our hallmark at Yelena Exclusive Atelier. Yelena and her team genuinely care about you looking your best. It’s easy to arrange a personal consultation appointment. To do so, call 864-506-1011, visit our studio or send us a message.

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Our team

Yelena’s team includes creative assistant Jon Pierce and head seamstress Christine Lanrianese. Jon and Christine work closely with Yelena to ensure that your custom-designed dress or gown is ready — on time — for your wedding, party or special night on the town.