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  • Irini's Originals

    Irini’s Originals is a Greek family-owned and operated wedding dress boutique located in Wilmington, Delaware. Serving...Read more clients for over 40 years in the shop and 50 years in alterations, this staff is experienced and trustworthy. They understand that dress shopping can be overwhelming, and their goal...

  • Heart to Heart Bridal

    Heart to Heart Bridal is a classic boutique located in North Liberty, Iowa. Whether you desire an elegant, tight-fitted...Read more dress or a modern wedding gown with a full skirt, these dress experts will be pleased to help. The boutique also boasts extravagance with its 120-year-old church location. This...

  • Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique

    Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique is a full-service wedding dress business located in Beacon, New York. This experienced team...Read more of bridalwear experts strives to create a personalized gown-shopping experience for to-be-weds throughout the Hudson Valley and beyond. They share a passion for providing...

  • Destiny's Bride

    Destiny’s Bride is a wedding boutique located in Scottsdale, Arizona. Find the gown of your dreams at this glamorous...Read more salon boasting designer dresses and talented stylists. Services Offered As soon as you step foot in Destiny’s Bride, you will receive special attention from the highly-trained stylist...

  • Weddings by Design

    A premier bridal boutique located in Des Moines, Iowa, Weddings By Design and The Tux Shop has professional consultants...Read more who are committed to helping couples create their life-long memories. Their beautiful store and unparalleled service caters to your entire bridal party, including the bride and...

  • Ania Bridal

    Ania Bridal is a luxury wedding boutique in Portland, Oregon. The dedicated stylists are on hand to help you achieve...Read more your stylistic dreams for your big day. Their high-end customer care and curated collection of designer gowns will ensure that you and your loved ones enjoy a truly memorable and...

  • WHITE Bridal Boutiques – Raleigh

    White of Raleigh is a bridal boutique located in Raleigh, North Carolina, that provides couture wedding dresses. From...Read more October 2019, this boutique offers distinctive gowns from award-winning designers and experienced stylists to advise on the selection process. You can rely on this team of empathetic...

  • Normans Bridal

    Normans Bridal is a wedding gown boutique based in Springfield, Missouri. Couples will have an array of gowns to choose...Read more from in the store, with styles ranging from simple elegance to glamorous, detailed numbers. The in-house team works closely with each client during their appointment to help them...

  • Low's Bridal

    Low's Bridal, located in the town of Brinkley, Arkansas, has been making wedding dreams come true since 1977. The "Low's...Read more Experience" is designed to help a bride find her perfect gown that matches her romantic ideals. During an appointment at Low's, the bride can choose from more than 3,000 bridal...

  • Angela's Bridal

    Angela’s Bridal is an award winning bridal shop located in Boston, Massachusetts with an amazing selection of designer...Read more wedding dresses, plus size wedding dresses, bridesmaids, mothers, flower girl, quinceañera, & sweet 16 dresses. We are proud to offer collections from designers that have been hand...

  • Bravura Fashion

    Bravura Fashion is a bridal store located in Alpharetta, Georgia that offers wedding dresses and apparel. For more than...Read more 30 years, this team has provided personalized shopping experiences for each client who walks through their doors. A nearlywed can look forward to a truly remarkable shopping...

  • Bridal Suite Boutique

    Our team at Bridal Suite Boutique pride ourselves in truly having a passion to connect with and help brides in all ways...Read more possible when it comes to the dress for their special day. Wedding dress shopping should not be stressful or uncomfortable, it should be fun and easy during your journey down the...

  • SuitShop

    SuitShop delivers suited style for every I DO with wedding suiting, simplified–starting under $200. Find affordable,...Read more inclusive, and yours-to-keep suits and tuxedos to make the journey from just engaged to just married simple and stylish. Get the perfect fit, coordinating styles for men, women,...

  • Sweet Illusion Bridal and Tux

    Sweet Illusion Bridal and Tux is the largest bridal shop in Wichita, Kansas, and the surrounding area. Boasting a...Read more beautiful showroom with a huge selection of wedding dresses to choose from, this shop has gained the honor and recognition of being one of the top bridal shops in the entire city. For...

  • Eva's Bridal Center

    Eva’s Bridal Center is a premier bridal salon located in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, Established in 1946, they specialize in...Read more bridal gowns and accessories, dresses for your wedding party, and tuxedos. For more than 75 years, their knowledgeable team has provided memorable dress shopping experiences for...

  • Polka Dot Heart Bridal

    Polka Dot Heart Bridal is a wedding dress shop in Omaha, Nebraska. We focus on reasonably priced wedding gowns, and...Read more offer gowns in a full range of sizes. Our clients have a private appointment experience, and are assisted in their search to find the gown that fulfills expectations and more. Mother...

  • Renaissance Bridals and Prom

    Renaissance Bridals is a fashion house for women of all ages. Our collections include everything from glamourous bridal,...Read more fashionable bridesmaids, prom, pageant, and special occasion attire. Recently recieving “The Best Of“ award in formalwear, as well as the “Social Media Excellence“ award,...

  • Zazou's Bridal Boutique & Tuxedos

    Here at Zazou's we pride ourselves on being innovative and unique when it comes to providing the ultimate experience....Read more From bridal gowns, bridesmaids, tuxedos and all the way to bridal jewelry; we offer a wide variety to make any look complete! Our chic and modern atmosphere is the perfect...

  • Loretta Bridal Boutique

    Loretta Bridal Boutique is a full-service wedding boutique in Bonita Springs, Florida that also serves the surrounding...Read more areas of Fort Myers and Naples. They specialize in providing beautiful gowns for brides, bridesmaids, flower girls, and mothers of the bride and groom with turnarounds of less than...

  • Patricia South's Bridal

    Patricia South's Bridal is a specialty bridal attire boutique in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Established in 1982, this...Read more bridal shop has since offered South Florida brides the best customer service and high-quality inventory. With two stories and 11,000 square feet of space, couples are almost...

  • Park Avenue Bridals

    Park Avenue Bridals is a wedding dress boutique located in Cedar Grove, NJ. The family-owned company is run by a...Read more professional team of consultants who enjoy helping nearly-weds find the gown they've always dreamed of. Their goal throughout the process is to curate an experience where the client feels...

  • Sincerely Yours Bridal

    A bridal shop in Ballwin, Missouri, Sincerely Yours Bridal is a loft-inspired, full-service wedding boutique that...Read more focuses on top-of-the-line customer service. Founded in 2015, the company sells quality wedding attire at an affordable price. Unique and timeless, Sincerely Yours Bridal has something...

  • New York Lace

    New York Lace is a wedding attire service located in Taunton, Massachusetts. Serving New England’s brides for over a...Read more century, this family owned and operated bridal shop offers personalized service from highly trained, professional staff who are committed to detail and excellence. Your wedding dress...

  • Lillian Grace Bridal & Special Occasions Boutique

    Based in Rolla, Missouri, Lillian Grace Bridal & Special Occasions Boutique is a wedding and special occasions shop....Read more When you walk into this boutique, you will be greeted by the friendly staff whom are ready to find your perfect outfit. Whether you're a soon-to-be bride, groom, bridesmaid, or even a...

How much does a wedding dress cost?

Buying a wedding dress is unlike purchasing a piece of everyday attire. You’re going to be wearing this dress on one of the most important days of your life, and so you’ll likely spend quite a bit of money on your wedding dress. While wedding dress prices do vary greatly, the average wedding dress cost in the U.S. is $1,000. It typically ranges from $280 to $1,650, but you can purchase a wedding dress for far above and below those prices.

  • $ 100 or less Lower range
  • $ 1,000 Average cost
  • $ 280 - $ 1,650 Most couples spend between
  • $ 2,600 or more Upper range

Costs displayed are based on spend from thousands of couples who recently reported pricing for this service within their WeddingWire review. Pricing varies based on factors including, but not limited to, vendor’s experience, level of expertise, event guest count, date, and geographic region.

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What impacts wedding dress prices?

There are a few factors that will impact your wedding dress cost. Most notably, an extremely detailed wedding dress with lots of beading and pricey fabric (silk, etc.) will cost more than a simpler wedding dress, as more intricate gowns require more labor and materials. So a grand ball gown with beading and detailed embroidery will cost more than a plainer sheath dress. Also, if you’re set on wearing a wedding dress by a famous dress designer, know that it will likely cost more.

What additional wedding dress costs should a bride plan for?

There are several additional costs that brides should factor into their wedding dress cost and budget. These include:
  • Alterations: If you want to drastically change your wedding dress, your alterations may end up costing more than your actual wedding dress!
  • Undergarments and accessories: Be sure to factor in your accessories— bridal undergarments, shoes, and more. These accessories will greatly affect how your gown looks and fits, so don’t forget to include them in your wedding dress cost.
  • Cleaning and preservation: Don’t be surprised if you’re still spending money on your wedding dress after your wedding! Whether you plan on wearing your wedding dress again, passing it on to a future generation, or none of the above, it’s still a good idea to have your gown professionally cleaned and preserved. Wedding dress cleaning and preservation can cost $200 or more.

How can you save money on a wedding dress?

Yes, a bride’s wedding dress will cost a lot of money—probably more than you’ll spend on another piece of attire in your life! However, there are several ways to save money on your wedding dress while still finding a gown that you absolutely love.
  • Don’t try on dresses that are over-budget: Be upfront with your bridal salon consultant about your budgets—and be sure ask about the cost of each dress you try on. Avoid the temptation of trying on a wedding dress that’s out of your price range.
  • Find a simple wedding dress, and accessorize: As mentioned, a simple and relatively unadorned wedding gown will cost less than an extremely detailed wedding dress. If you’re on a tight wedding dress budget, we recommend finding a simple gown and using a beaded sash or a brooch to give it some extra sparkle.
  • Find a dress you love as is: Any significant alterations or customizations that you do to a wedding dress will cost (a lot of!) money. Therefore, if you want to make significant changes to a wedding dress (add sleeves, change the silhouette, etc.), that gown is probably not for you. Look for a wedding dress that you love mostly as it looks off the hanger.
  • Scour sample sales: Many bridal salons offer sample sales where they sell sample dresses from past seasons. These sample dresses are typically in sizes 6 to 12, so if you fall in that size category, you may find a gorgeous gown at a low price at one of these sales.
  • Visit trunk shows: If you’re set on purchasing a gown by a specific designer, you might find a deal at a trunk show. Trunk shows are when a bridal salon features the collection of a particular dress designer—and usually offers a discount (usually about 5 or 10 percent off that designer’s wedding dress prices). Research which salons in your area carry your favorite designers, and check their websites for upcoming trunk shows.
  • Give yourself time to shop: A wedding dress can take several months to arrive after you’ve ordered it. Be sure to start shopping for your wedding dress as soon as possible —many brides shop at least nine months in advance, if not more. If you wait until the last minute, you may end up paying rush charges for your dress, which can greatly add to your total wedding dress cost.

How much does it cost to alter a wedding dress?

Wedding dress alterations can be expensive—particularly if you’re planning on making major changes to your wedding dress. Some bridal salons offer wedding dress alterations in-house. If yours does not, you will likely have to find a tailor who specializes in wedding dresses (be sure to read online reviews of wedding dress tailors before hiring). You’ll typically schedule your wedding dress fittings for at least three months before your big day—so plan accordingly. 76 percent of bridal salons charge alterations by piece rather than a flat fee, so the average cost of dress alterations can vary widely depending on the extent of the alterations. Simply adjusting a hemline won’t cost a ton, but adding sleeves or reworking a bodice will!

What questions should you ask a wedding dress tailor?

When choosing a wedding dress tailor, there are several questions you should ask:
  • How many fitting appointments will I need? How long will the process take?
  • What types of alterations do you recommend for my wedding dress?
  • Have you worked with a dress and fabric like mine before?
  • Can you provide a cost for my alterations?
  • How will you store my wedding dress?
  • What do I need to bring to my first fitting appointment?

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