Dress Rehearsal

Wedding gown shopping tips

So you've nailed down the date, secured a venue and are standing at the bottom of the planning hill. Believe it or not, now is actually the time to begin shopping for your wedding dress. It's crucial that you allow enough time for multiple fittings and many alterations. That said, there are a few things you should know before you start dialing all the local boutiques for appointments. Chances are, you've never shopped for a gown quite like this, and chances are, you won't ever again. So keep reading for some key pointers to ensure you come out of the retail experience with the most perfect gown for you. Then make appointments during the week (it's so much less crowded and you'll receive much more attention from associates), and most importantly, have fun!

Monique Lhuillier dress on bride above: KT Merry

Dress rack: J. Major's boutique

Categories: Bride + Groom