Picking the perfect casual wedding dresses sometimes can be nearly as difficult as choosing the right partner to spend the rest of your life with. Despite what you’ve seen on TV shows, not every bride-to-be cries when finding “The One”, in fact, you might end up overwhelmed to the point of indecision after trying on dozens of wedding dresses. Before saying “yes” to the gown of your dream, run through this list to decide whether it is the right gown for you or not.
Summer is just around the corner and that means we’re approaching peak wedding season! After having done some research, soon-to-be newlyweds will face a rude shock realizing that tying the knot comes at a premium price. As the average cost of a wedding gets into the $30,000 to $50,000 range, your big day sometimes can turn into a financial nightmare. Fret not! Who says your special day can’t be both interesting and affordable?
Having your heart set on a certain gown doesn’t mean it will fit your wedding venue, style or atmosphere. Planning to dance the night away? Maybe that dress with 20-foot train isn’t a good option. Go for a plunging V-neck gown but your ceremony will be held in a conservative house of worship?
Then you should either choose a more appropriate dress or be creative about covering up. However, if you try on a dress and quickly start thinking how well it will work with the rest of your wedding plans then you might have found the perfect one.
Never jump into a wedding planning process without setting a budget to begin with. Figure out how much you’re willing to spend on this once-in-a-lifetime celebration and work within those parameters. Since couples usually end up going over the initial budget they set, having a ballpark figure for the cost will help you control all the expenses. This will ensure that you don’t get into unwanted debts after returning from honeymoon.
When you first begin putting on dresses, you will immediately get a feel for what you like or what you don’t. Though your stylist may encourage you to try on as many different gowns as you can, you will realize every gown looks beautiful in its own way and it’s really tricky to choose the right one. But when you’ve picked “The One”, you don’t want to take it off. You will want to get close to the mirror in order to examine every detail of the gown, twirling and staying in it for as long as possible. That’s a big sign you’ve found your dream gown.
Wedding reception takes up the bulk of your budget; that means the more guests, the higher the cost might be. Unless you and your husband-to-be are both social butterflies or have a lot of money to spare, it’s a wise choice to go for an intimate celebration with just your family and closest friends. Just invite people who play an important role in your life and leave out hi-bye friends as well as acquaintances.
When you have your heart set on a lace wedding dresses, you don’t need anyone to tell you otherwise. Even if you’re easily influenced by your entourage’s opinions, make sure that gown is the one you would select if you were shopping alone. If you constantly seek reassurance that a gown looks good on you, that’s a sign you should continue the hunt.
As you continue to put on more styles, you can’t stop thinking about the gown! Even if you walked out of the bridal salon without purchasing it, you can’t get it out of your head. The dress and the vision of yourself wearing it in the mirror keep staying in your mind. You will find yourself looking up the photos or even dreaming about the gown. That’s a huge sign that you have found “The One”.