Designer Wedding Dresses At Affordable Price

Apr 10
2005

 designer wedding dress

There are three things that every bride-to-be should consider before she goes shopping for her Wedding Dress. The first is her budget, the second is the season, and the third is the wedding theme. In this article we will discuss a few simple tips that will help you select the right designer dress.

Where to Begin?

Believe it or not, one of the most difficult decisions every bride-to-be must make is where to shop for her new dress. Almost without exception, she will be besieged by suggestions from friends and family about where she should shop. There are bridal boutiques, online boutiques, designer showrooms, department stores and virtual auctions to choose from.

The fastidious bride-to-be can find the perfect dress at any of the aforementioned. However, it may not be a great idea to purchase a dress before seeing it in person, i.e., on the Internet. There are simply too many unknowns, and even if the price is right, alterations are almost always required when you buy a dress online.

Most women who have never shopped for a wedding dress before have no idea how expensive it is to hire a seamstress to make even minor alterations. So, that deal that looked so good on your computer screen might end up costing you lots of extra money.

What’s a good alternative? Department and discount stores often offer a nice selection, but they are not specialists. The business that can cover all of your wedding day needs is a bridal boutique. Also known as bridal salons, they are the closest thing to a one-stop option the industry has to offer. Not only do they sell a full range of designer wedding dresses, but they also offer dresses and accessories for the entire bridal party, including the bridesmaids, the flower girls and the mothers of the bride and groom.

Designer Wedding Dresses

Most women that want a more formal wedding order a designer dress. The cost of these gowns depends, of course, upon the reputation of the designer and the number alterations that must be made to the basic design. One reason that designer dresses are far more popular for formal weddings is because they take several months to complete. On average, it takes between four and nine months to deliver a designer wedding dress. That is why most shotgun and Vegas brides buy off the rack.

So, if you have always wanted a designer dress, you must plan ahead. Most recently engaged women begin by taking a trip to their local bridal store with a few of their friends/future bridesmaids. It may take several visits to finally decide on a design, especially if you don’t know what you want. Consider a few of these helpful suggestions.

Fabric

As you may be aware, most designer wedding dresses are quite heavy, even without a train. Now, this might be perfectly appropriate for a formal indoor wedding in the fall or the winter, but what if you have planned an outdoor wedding in the middle of August? Obviously, that heavy dress could begin to get a bit uncomfortable after a few hours.

Since summer is the most popular season for nuptials, it is often important to pay close attention to the fabric and materials. For a summer wedding, especially if it is being held outdoors, your best options include lighter, cooler fabrics like crepe and chiffon over velvet or satin.

Cut

As with any full gown, different body shapes and types are flattered by different cuts. Again, this is one of the main reasons bridal shops are preferable to a department or discount store. The experienced wedding consultants at these establishments will be able to tell you at first glance which cut will flatter your figure. Trying to do this on your own may result in a major fashion f aux pas.

Motif or Theme

The motif or theme is almost always dictated by the setting, which is often dictated by the season. For example, if you have planned an outdoor wedding, then you will want a dress that is not too heavy or hot under the summer sun.

But the motif can affect more than just the fabric of your designer wedding dress. It may also influence the style. Sticking with the beach wedding example, a long flowing gown with a train would not work on sand, for obvious reasons. Therefore, the bride might opt for a much shorter hemline and maybe even a backless or strapless number.

Budget

The average designer dress costs between one and two thousand dollars, depending on the designer, of course. Another important consideration is the accessories. Many brides-to-be like to shine on their special day, and this may require special additions that must be hand-applied to the dress. Crystals, sequins and even pearls may be added to a designer wedding dress. As you might expect, this will also add a few hundred dollars to the final bill.

Finding the perfect dress for your Wedding Ceremony depends on many variables and any choice would be well served by plenty of diligent research.

 


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$70.00


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$0.99


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$0.99


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2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


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2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


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2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


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2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


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2011 Designer Tiers Wedding Dress Bridal Gown


$0.99


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Wedding Dress Designer Simone Carvalli


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$500.00


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Alvina Valenta Designer Wedding Gown


$900.00


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$52.60


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$52.00


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$75.80


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$63.00


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$78.20


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$82.20


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$83.80


Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$78.20


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Indian Bridal Designer Saree Party Wedding Sari Dress


$78.60


Elegant designer wedding gown


Elegant designer wedding gown


$425.00


Elegant Designer Beaded Silk Wedding Gown (Tomasina)


Elegant Designer Beaded Silk Wedding Gown (Tomasina)


$100.00


New ALFRED ANGELO designer GOWN wedding pageant dress 6


New ALFRED ANGELO designer GOWN wedding pageant dress 6


$99.00


Vintage Maurer designer wedding dress


Vintage Maurer designer wedding dress


$75.00


Gorgeous Designer Wedding Gown


Gorgeous Designer Wedding Gown


$887.00


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$399.00


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$600.00


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$600.00


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2be DESIGNER WEDDING DRESS SIZE12 *IVORY* EXCELLENT


$400.00


Designer Whisper Wedding Dress Bridal Gown Custom New


Designer Whisper Wedding Dress Bridal Gown Custom New


$175.00


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Sweetheart Designer Wedding Dress 2011 Bridal Gown New


$169.00


Designer Wedding Dress Essence of Australia Gown D817


Designer Wedding Dress Essence of Australia Gown D817


$500.00


LAVISH CRYSTAL BEADED DESIGNER WEDDING GOWN, SIZE 10


LAVISH CRYSTAL BEADED DESIGNER WEDDING GOWN, SIZE 10


$59.00


NWT DESIGNER Ines Di Santo WHITE SILK WEDDING DRESS 8


NWT DESIGNER Ines Di Santo WHITE SILK WEDDING DRESS 8


$1,449.99


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IVORY WEDDING FELT WINTER DRESS CHURCH DESIGNER HAT NY


$119.99


4X6 2-UP 200 PHOTO WEDDING DESIGNER BOOKBOUND MEMO ALBUM


4X6 2-UP 200 PHOTO WEDDING DESIGNER BOOKBOUND MEMO ALBUM



4″X6″ 2-UP 200 PHOTO WEDDING DESIGNER BOOKBOUND MEMO ALBUM…


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$18.22


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Calvin K-nine Black Shirt Collar for Dogs Large


$10.00


This sturdy man-style shirt collar is designed to be used with any number of bowties and neckties. Only one collar is needed, ties are interchangeable. Dress your best friend for any holiday, special event, or take your dog to work day. And don’t forget your best “man” at your wedding!!…


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