It might be steel, but probably not the heavy duty hoop steel that has two lines of incredibly strong steel and is usually coveted in buckram or something. If the fabric is strong enough, you might be able to just replace it, but a lot of commercial bridal hoops are made from only medium materials at best (since they know you're only wearing it once, really).
Disclaimer : This post written by a Grumpy Old Man
Actually in the pipes:
- Remaking Ser Loras doublet.
- Luke Skywalker, A New Hope
- Wind Waker starter costume in swim material
Eventually: Paul from Dune, Faramir, Harry Sullivan