If you’ve been following along you might have noticed that we’ve been talking a lot about shopping for wedding dresses. In our last post, we talked about knowing your timeline, having a budget, and more. Click here to go back and check it out. Below you’ll find a few more things that we think brides should know before going wedding dress shopping. Looking for affordable Raleigh wedding catering for a 2019 reception? Call the pros at Catering by Design. We have the best options for Triangle weddings, corporate meetings, banquets, social events, birthday parties, and more.
Make a List of Must Visit Stores
Do some research about the local bridal gown stores in your area. Make a list of the ones you absolutely want to visit. Don’t be surprised if you have to spend a few weekends hitting them all. Having your budget figured out will help you determine which ones you should and shouldn’t visit.
Don’t Bring the Whole Squad
When you go out shopping for a wedding gown, don’t bring your entire crew. It might sound like a lot of fun, but it’s not going to be. The more people you bring, the more opinions you’ll have to deal with. And get this, some stores even limit the number of people you can bring with you, so pick a few people that you trust will give you an honest opinion.
Buying online can either be really great or go horribly wrong. There are a lot of knockoffs from overseas that will break your heart and your budget. However, do check out Etsy and eBay. You can find some great deals on designer dresses at much better prices than in the stores.
If you missed the other blogs in this series on wedding dress shopping, be sure to visit back with them using the links below:
- When to Start Shopping for a Wedding Dress
- What Are the Differences Between ‘Bespoke’, ‘Made-to-Measure’ and ‘Made-to-Order’ Wedding Dresses?
- Important Things to Know Before Wedding Dress Shopping
Affordable 2019 Raleigh Wedding Catering
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