Whether you have been thinking about your wedding dress since your young days and know the exact specifications that you would want for it, but are not able to find the perfect one, then we have got you covered on how to choose the perfect wedding dress.
Finding that dream gown can be quite daunting. After all, you haven’t tried one before and it’s one of the most special and expensive garments, any woman will ever own. So you can feel the complete pressure while shopping for your wedding. It may also feel like there’s a whole new language to decode such as A-line, fit-and-flare, organza, sheath, pearl, boat-neck, etc. Not to mention, more brides are doing multiple dresses—a more formal one for the ceremony and a party-centric one for the reception which can make your wedding shopping experience all the more stressful.
No matter what your budget or style, these wedding dress shopping tips are guaranteed to help you find the gown of your dreams.
Do thorough Research to Find out What You Like
Go through various magazines and online bridal designers. Check out what celebrity brides are wearing to make a clear picture in your mind regarding what you want. Find some common features of the styles that you like and bring your ideas along to your appointment.
Our Bridal consultants will help you to choose the most unique dress that will make you look out of the box. Our consultants will interact with you and come up with a set of ideas regarding what they want for their wedding. After trying it on they do not like what they wanted and instead go for something different. Therefore, it is important to keep an open mind while doing wedding dress shopping. You never know you may find something completely unique for your wedding dress that you might have never even thought about.
Brace for Bridal sizing
In case of picking up bridal dresses your gown’s number will often be one to two sizes higher than what you wear in your regular clothes. Even if you are going for a bigger size no need to feel embarrassed or horrified, as remember that no one will know the number but you and your consultant.
Many gowns take four to eight months to be made and once they arrive you may still need some alterations and modifications. So it’s always better to choose on time to look the best on your special day.
Figure out your Budget
This is something really important. Speaking this out clearly will indeed make you feel embarrassed but it will save you later on. Before you make your appointment, figure out who would be paying out for the dress and how much they are ready to spend. And if you are the only one to finalize your wedding dress then be clear on your budget.
Find a great bridal salon
Do thorough research before you schedule your appointment, as you would not like to waste time at a store that does not carry dresses you would want or has terrible service. Get referrals from friends and check for online ratings and reviews to find salons with a great reputation.
Wedding dress shopping is always fun, and something you’ll only do once in your lifetime. From knowing your body type to setting a realistic budget, simply keep the above tips in mind before you start your search. And most importantly trust your characters and have fun. It might take a few gowns before you find “The perfect one”, but when you do, it’s an instant you’ll always remember! So schedule your appointment and explore some of the best wedding collections at the Essense of Australia Trunk Show from April 29th to May 1st 2022.
In the end, once you have found your dream gown, stop shopping. Now just look forward to showing everyone on the big day.