Bargain Wedding Gowns and Accessories
Since you were a little girl, you've been dreaming of your wedding day. Your imagination ran wild with visions of walking down the aisle in the perfect white wedding gown
with long flowing veil and outstanding bridal bouquet and multiple bridesmaids at your beck and call. No budget to worry about, you visualize the perfect everything -and money is no object.
Now your dream wedding becomes a reality. You are planning the perfect wedding and discover that money plays a very big part in happily ever after.
Money does not grow on trees and most brides will have to work with in a budget.
That budget must cover not only your wedding gown, but also fees for rental of your ceremony and reception sites, decorations, catering and food, bar, flowers, music, photography, video, minister's fee, marriage license, invitations, wedding rings, transportation, honeymoon, attendants; gifts, guest wedding favors, and a myriad of other miscellaneous costs.
Look closely at your budget and decide what is most important to you, is it the wedding gown that will consume a big part of the budget? Or will it be the actual celebration with friends and family, some couples prefer to spend more on photos than on wedding attire.
Everyone loves a bargain and regardless of budget or financial means the feeling of accomplishment when locating a bargain is fantastic. With a little research and creativity, anyone can reap the benefits of significant savings.
Invest some time and do your homework and you will be rewarded with the dress of your dreams at a price you can afford.
Start out by looking in full service bridal salons, make note of which dress silhouettes and styles you prefer and which color looks best on you, not all wedding gowns are pure white and there are many pstel shade available. Often the dress in your dreams is not the dress you find the most flattering.
Also make note of the sizing and what alterations may be necessary.
Wedding gowns are sized differently from street clothes, so don't be depressed if you find you need a wedding gown that is 2 sizes larger than your normal dress size. Designers' size charts vary greatly so you may find that you need a wedding gown sized anywhere between your normal dress size up to 3 or 4 sizes larger.
Armed with the name of the manufacturer, a picture or sketch of the wedding gowns best suited to you and sizing, you are ready to find a bargain wedding gown.
Listed below are a number of ways to easily locate the perfect wedding gown and accessories for discounted prices.
- Start by looking on the internet, many bridal salons use the 'net as away to clear out last years stock.
- Amazon.com is a good place to find exactly the designer wedding gown you want at a fraction of the price.
- Another great site that acts as a clearing house for wedding gown designers is Angeri, with stock always changing and prices up to 75% off you will need to check back often, but you will find a selection of great gowns.
- Department store such as Nordstroms carry a wide selection of off the rack bridal gowns and many are hundreds of dollars less than you would expect.