When looking for that special dress
Give yourself plenty of time.
Avoid feeling rushed, start shopping for you dress as early as possible. Most recommend starting about eight months prior to the wedding day. Dresses can take three to six months to arrive after they're ordered. Then additional time to have the dress fitted and adjusted.
Set your budget.
The cost of a wedding dress vary immensely. Look around and set two price levels, one for what you wish to spend and one for your absolute maximum. This gives you a firm idea of what you should spend, it’s easy to get carried away if you fall in love with a more expensive dress.
Remember to keep the cost of alterations in mind. The boutique can usually help you estimate how much adjustments will cost.
Focus on styles you know work for you.
Remember The best style wedding dress will often be the type of dress you know flatters your figure.
Try to narrow your search before you head out to the store. Look up images, search through some bridal magazines, consider making a scrapbook of photos everything that appeals to you.