Differences in wedding gown prices, what can I do?

posted 3 years ago in Dress
Post # 2
1583 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2014

You can call where you got the dress to see if they’ll match the lower price but they may not. A friend tried to get a local salon to match a lower price on the same dress at an out of town salon and they refused. She hadn’t ordered yet so she went with the out of town place.

Post # 3
2065 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

Probably not much you could do but I would mention the price difference.  Even if they won’t match perhaps they will give you a discount on accesories or alterations.  

Post # 4
103 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: November 2014

If you payed a deposit there isn’t much you can do. You could ask, but I doubt they will change the price. But it never hurts to ask. 

Post # 5
3394 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

You can only ask…but retailers usually only price-match with other stores in the same category (ie high-end department stores will only match with other high-end department stores). A local bridal boutique is not on the same scale as Nordstrom, so I don’t think you can expect them to match the price…and to be honest they have the right to mark up products as little or as much as they choose, unfortunately. 

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