Whether you already have the perfect dream dress for your wedding or are absolutely clueless about what to wear on your big day, we have some useful tips that will help you choose the bridal gown that speaks to you. Selecting a wedding dress is stressful, to say the least. After all, it’s not every day that you get to walk down the aisle and meet the love of your life at the altar. It’s an important milestone, so it’s natural for brides to want to look like princesses on their wedding day.
Your bridal gown is an investment. It may sound crazy that some women are willing to spend a large sum of money for an outfit that they will only wear once. But if you come to think of it, it’s a celebration of starting a new chapter in a woman’s life. And we all know, you simply cannot put a tag price on a special moment such as a wedding.
If you’re in the process of choosing a wedding dress, here are pointers worth remembering:
- Start your quest with research
You need to have a plan in order for your wedding dress hunting to be successful. Preparing for your wedding can be hectic. If you spend a lot of time looking through wedding gown styles without a solid plan in mind, you’ll end up with one that doesn’t fit you well or is way over your budget.
Look through bridal magazines and on the Internet and choose wedding dress styles that appeal to your taste and personal style. Collect all your bridal gown inspirations in a folder. It is easier for you to identify the dream wedding gown that you want if you have inspirations in one place. From the photos you collected, you’ll soon realise the style, qualities, and attributes that you want for your dress.
- Be Open to Different Styles
You probably have a vision of how your wedding dress looks. More often than not, women are already firm on buying the bridal gown that they have in mind. But let’s be realistic here, ladies. The wedding dress that you want may already be outdated or may not even fit your silhouette. To that end, it’s better to be open to suggestions when it comes to wedding dress styles. You’ll be amazed how your willingness to try a new style will help you narrow down the choices to one that perfectly fits your frame and personality.
- Start Looking for Bridal Dresses Early
A bespoke wedding gown can take months to make. There is a lot that goes into bridal gown creation, you may want to start looking for wedding gowns two to three months before your big day. This gives you enough for fittings and prepares other crucial aspects of your wedding celebration.
You also need to consider that wedding designers and seamstresses are busy during the wedding season. You’re not the only one who’s getting married, right? So, it’s best to deal with bridal gown selection a few months before your wedding day. In this way, you can ensure that your growth will be made with the utmost care and precision.
Whether you’ve chosen a simple wedding style, such as this stunning Berta Napoli dress or a delicate and elaborate dress like this gorgeous Daphne Muse wedding gown, your bridal designer will need ample time to source materials and schedule fittings for you.
- Set a Flexible Budget
Whether you’re paying for your own wedding dress or someone else is footing the bill, it’s best to set a flexible budget. You don’t need an expensive wedding dress to look beautiful on your wedding day. However, you also need to understand that bespoke wedding dresses take time. You also need to remember that certain fabrics are more expensive than others. The details and customisation also influence the price of your wedding. Instead of setting a fixed budget, it is recommended to set a budget range.
- It Pays to Check Out Pre-Designed Bridal Gowns
There is no hard and fast law that you only need to dress yourself in a couture bridal gown. If you want to keep the cost down but still look sophisticated, you may want to look at pre-designed wedding dresses. Since designers don’t have to start from scratch, pre-designed bridal gowns are more affordable given that seamstresses only need to customise based on your specific measurements.
From elegant fitted long lace dresses like this Berta Privee No. 4 to minimalist dresses made from delicate clothing like the Jolie Bridal SS21, you’ll surely find one that fits your needs and budget.
To check for more Berta bridal dress inspirations, check out the jaw-dropping styles at Kayrouz Bridal. Book an appointment to appreciate our collections by calling our direct line on 02 9262 2151 today.