While your dream wedding consists of many important elements, one detail that stands out above the rest is finding the perfect wedding dress. Most women have an idea of what their perfect dress will look like, but in some cases, they find something completely different that they want to wear down the aisle. In this two-part series, we will give you a few tips that you should keep in mind as you begin your search for a dress worthy of your marriage.

At Serendipity Bridal & Events, we are not your ordinary wedding boutique. We offer a wide selection of wedding dresses from some of the industry’s top designers, as well as expert wedding planning services. Whether you’re simply looking for the perfect gown, or you need help crossing every item off of your wedding checklist, we promise to be there for you every step of the way. Browse our website to learn more, and be sure to schedule an appointment at our wedding boutique in Washington, DC today!

Start Searching Early

One of the most important things that you should keep in mind while planning your wedding is to start searching for your wedding dress early. There’s no guarantee that you will fall in love with a dress at the first store you visit, and you may find yourself going from store to store with no luck. Finding the perfect wedding dress is a process, and you need to give yourself enough time to not only find the dress, but to also have enough time to make any necessary alterations. It’s also important to keep in mind that if you wait too long, you may find yourself paying more to order, fit, and make alterations in a shorter amount of time.

Set a Budget

Wedding dresses come in a variety of different price points, ranging anywhere from $100 to the mid thousands. If you’re trying to save money on your wedding, or use your budget for more important elements like the venue, then it’s a good idea to decide on a set amount that you want to spend on your wedding dress. Once you have a wedding dress budget, it’s a good idea to let the salesperson know what your budget is before they start pulling dresses for you to try. The last thing you want to do is fall in love with a dress that is out of your price range, so it’s best to be upfront with how much you want to spend.

Keep Your Location in Mind

As you begin shopping for the perfect wedding dress, you will want to keep the location of your wedding and the time of year in mind, as some dresses may be more appropriate for one location than another. For example, you may not want to wear a poofy ball gown if you plan on getting married at the beach, similarly to how you probably don’t want to wear a sheer chiffon wedding dress if you plan on getting married in the middle of winter.

Find Your Wedding Dress at Serendipity Bridal & Events

If you’re looking for a gorgeous wedding dress that makes you feel like a bride, Serendipity Bridal & Events is here to help. We are proud to be a Top Rated Local® wedding boutique for Washington, DC and the surrounding areas, so if you are looking for a wedding dress or an event planner to help you complete your wedding checklist, we’ve got it all. Give us a call to schedule your appointment today!

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