We Are Connected Apparel

Dresses are in our DNA. Our owner Jay Balaban and his daughter Leanna come from a family with more than 70 years of experience as dressmakers and designers. But Jay and Leanna are only one branch of our family tree. The Connected Apparel family also includes all of our seasoned designers, industry experts, and, of course, you.

 We are Connected Apparel

Dresses are in our DNA. Our owner Jay Balaban and his daughter Leanna come from a family with more than 70 years of experience as dressmakers and designers. But Jay and Leanna are only one branch of our family tree. The Connected Apparel family also includes all of our seasoned designers, industry experts, and, of course, you.

"We want you to look and feel fabulous at every moment."

Our team creates contemporary dresses that will make you feel completely at ease in any situation.

Design

Our affordable dresses range from timeless silhouettes to trend-forward showstoppers.

Quality

Our pieces are impeccably constructed from easy-care, beautiful fabrics that glide over the body.

Fit

Our designs flatter and fit all body shapes and sizes so you feel confident and empowered.

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We Make It Simple

We offer fast and easy shipping and returns. You’ll receive your order within 2-7 business days, depending on processing and shipping methods chosen at checkout. And if you’re not happy, we gladly accept returns within 14 days. 


You’re Part of the Family

We want to connect with you. That’s why in every order, you will find a personalized, handwritten note from our Connected Apparel team. 

 

We’re Here to Help 

We make ourselves available because your feedback and needs matter. Message us through email or social media and we’ll reply to you within 24 hours, or by the following Monday.

What our customers are saying


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"the packaging of the garment was lovely & truly individualized"

"P.S. This dress is so versatile!"

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Frequently Asked Questions


Where are you located?

We're based in the city of Commerce, near Los Angeles, CA.

How long does shipping usually take?

We process all orders in 1-2 business days. Once shipped, orders will arrive within 2-7 business days, depending on the shipping method you chose at checkout.

Do you ship internationally?

Currently, we only ship to the 50 US States, but we plan to start shipping internationally very soon. Be sure to sign up for our email newsletter so you’re among the first to know when we expand our shipping capabilities! Simply click on the envelope icon at either the top or the bottom of the screen to join.

How do I know what size I am?

We carry Regular size 6-16, Petite size 4P-14P, and Plus size 14W-24W. Our styles run true to size and sizing is consistent across our garments. If you’re not sure what size you are, we encourage you to reference our Size Guide. Additional style and fit details are included on each product page.

What if something is out of stock?

Our quantities are limited and may sell out fast. If we’re currently out of your size, be sure to add yourself to our waitlist and we’ll notify you as soon as it’s back in stock!

How do I make a return?

We gladly accept returns from our website within 14 days. Items must be unworn and unaltered with original tags attached to be eligible for a refund. To initiate a return, please visit our Return Labels page.

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