The wedding dress is one of the most important pieces of the wedding party, and there are countless choices.
But, before you head to the store, make sure you get to know the pros before you go.1.
Choose a designer’s advice about how to dress for a particular occasion.
For a recent example, I wanted to dress as a lady.
The advice I got on how to style a bridal gown was very different from what I wanted.2.
Choose your bridal party, not the bride.
In my case, the bride’s parents wanted a different look than my family and I did not have a bride that I could fit into their style.3.
Choose from more than one style.
If your wedding is a traditional ceremony or reception, consider going for a traditional wedding dress or bridal shower dress.4.
Choose the dress that will work best for the event.
There are many ways to style your wedding party and the choices are limitless.5.
Choose an option that matches your style and budget.
I would not recommend going for the dress in the “chic” range.6.
Choose one dress that fits the bride and her family and the guests.7.
Dress the whole family, not just one or two guests.8.
Use a fabric that will withstand the weather.
It is very important to choose a dress that is both long-lasting and soft.9.
Choose dress that matches the occasion and style.
For me, I would choose something with a pattern and an elegant, yet timeless look.10.
Have your wedding planner tell you how to choose the wedding dress for your needs.