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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Bridal and Formal

    Bridal and Formal is a wedding dress retailer in Cincinnati, Ohio. They offer a wide selection of garments for the...Read more bridal party, from bridesmaids’ dresses to mother-of-the-bride formal wear. The team will strive to inspire confidence in you and your bridesmaids, and are extensively trained to...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Donna Beth Creations

    Donna Beth Creations is a wedding dress designer based in Denver, Colorado. They specialize in custom atelier gowns and...Read more alterations. Services Offered Donna Beth Creations offers over 40 years of industry experience, and designer Donna Savoy takes pride in every gown she works with. Offering a unique...

  • The Cleanery

    The Cleanery is a dry cleaning service based in Albuquerque, New Mexico that has been offering personalized attention...Read more since 1984. Their highly trained employees have served tens of thousands of satisfied customers, always holding themselves to the highest quality standards.Services OfferedThe...

  • Sweet Pea Bridal

    Sweet Pea Bridal is a wedding dress boutique in Anaconda, Montana. At Sweet Pea Bridal, we believe that everyone...Read more deserves to feel special on their wedding day. That's why we offer a range of sizes and styles to accommodate every body type. We are committed to making your wedding day as stress-free...

  • Sweet Elegance Bridal

    Sweet Elegance Bridal is a wedding boutique located in Decatur, Georgia, showcasing beautiful designer gowns and...Read more formalwear for to-be-weds and their wedding parties. Boasting over a decade of wedding fashion experience, the bridal shop dedicates their energy to satisfying clients and love sharing...

  • Ella Blu

    Ella Blu is a wedding gown boutique located in El Paso, Texas. This bridal boutique prides itself on excellent,...Read more unparalleled customer service from bridal experts who are committed to finding the perfect gown to fit your personality, style, and shape. They offer a beautiful salon, a collection of...

  • 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...

  • White Swan Bridal

    Step into a world of enchantment and elegance at our bridal shop located in the charming historical town of Vienna, VA,...Read more just a short 10-minute drive from the high-end shopping experience of Tyson's Corner, VA. Our intimate boutique is the perfect place for every bride to find her dream dress, with a...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Terry Costa

    The Boutique at Terry Costa is a full-service bridal boutique located in Dallas, Texas. Featuring some of the top...Read more designers in the industry and a new inventory weekly, you are destined to find your dream dress. With over 20 years of experience, these committed and friendly wedding consultants will...

  • Maya Palace

    Maya Palace is a boutique and bridal shop located in Tucson, Arizona. For over 40 years, Maya Palace has been offering...Read more brides an extraordinary selection of bridal gowns and accessories to create a memorable wedding day. Choose from a unique and diverse selection of over 500 bridal gown options from...

  • Formula S7

    Formula S7 is a wedding boutique in Round Rock, Austin, Texas. Perfect for any bride, or bridal party, looking for...Read more something iconic and eco-conscious. Our founder and designer, Anastasia, has been designing and making clothes since elementary school. She graduated with an AAS and BFA from the...

  • Grace + Ivory

    Grace + Ivory specializes in beautiful, high-quality made-to-measure wedding dresses at accessible prices. A bridal...Read more brand unlike any other, Grace + Ivory allows newlyweds-to-be to try on garments from the comfort of their own homes. The collection of bridal gowns is carefully curated, and every...

  • Lilla's Bridal Boutique

    Lilla’s Bridal Boutique is a professional bridal salon in York, Pennsylvania, that provides customers with exceptional...Read more service, expertise, and warm hospitality. Lilla’s Bridal was established in 1985 and has been helping clients find the perfect gowns for over three decades. With service as their...

  • 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...

  • Elegant Lace Bridal & Tuxedo

    Elegant Lace Bridal & Tuxedo is a wedding boutique located in San Jose, California. It was founded in 1985 on an ethos...Read more of offering top-notch customer service and quality dress selections. They provide gowns and attire to suit varying budgets in a myriad of styles and silhouettes. Their garments can...

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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