5 Steps to Finding the Wedding Dress of Your Dreams
Shopping for a wedding dress is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. But with so many bridal gowns to choose from, it can also be incredibly overwhelming.
Here’s how to hone in on the right style for your big day.
1. Shop your gown as early as you can
It is advised to shop for your wedding dress at least six to nine months in advance to ensure there is enough time for delivery and alterations.
2. Come up with a realistic budget.
Recently the rental price for a bespoke gown cost at least $1,200 per piece.
Now, there are online businesses that offer rentals on everything from wedding gowns, groom suits and accessories that you can borrow for your big day
and they also carry gowns from super high-end designers, so you can really save a bundle on your wedding attire by renting.
3. Familiarize yourself with wedding dress silhouettes prior to going shopping.
Wedding dress silhouettes fall into few categories: ball gown, empire, A-line, sheath, fit-and-flare, mermaid and etc.
Try on one of each the first time you go shopping for your gown — it’ll quickly become clear which works best for your shape.
Selecting the silhouette you want to wear will help narrow down the huge range of gown options.
4. Limit your dress shopping entourage.
Although it might be tempting to poll everyone on what will be the most important fashion purchase of your life, the more people you invite, the greater the chance that you’ll end up overwhelmed or confused. If you want to bring whoever will be instrumental in helping you make your decision.
They should be honest and have your best interest in mind.
5. Choose the wedding dress that feels right for you, no one else.
It happens to many brides gets the dress that everyone else wants her to wear and is miserable.
This is YOUR day and YOUR dress!” You should feel beautiful and confident in your wedding gown; only you can make the right choice, not others.
Happy Shopping with us!
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