Post # 1
By “have” I mean, in your possession? Mine was ordered a few months ago and is scheduled to be in at the end of July. Knowing that I have LESS THAN 4 MONTHS til our wedding, this is starting to seem crazy to me. I know I’ll have plenty of time to get the alterations done and what not but all of these things keep stressing me out.
Is it time for our Honeymoon yet? =)
Post # 3
Well, mine came in last week. Or this week? Sometime. Work has been so busy, I haven’t had time to call the person to ask her about pick up. And given the way my life is for the next few weeks, I may not be getting it until the end of June.
So…similiar situation. 🙂 It’ll be fine.
Post # 4
I ordered in January and still no dress 🙁 I was told 12 weeks…….
Post # 5
My dress came a long time ago. I went in for the fitting but still need to go for another one in August (i think?).
BAH Im super stressed too about this whole wedding. I wish I had a honeymoon to look forward to 🙁
Post # 6
i have my dress (bought at filene’s running of the brides sale, so i took it home that day), only I CAN’T FIT INTO IT!! LOL, i wish i was kidding. i’m planning on putting a corset back on it, but am losing weight & have no idea where i’ll be by oct 1st (have a history of rapid crash diets & weight loss under stress, so it could be a lot, or it could not), so i don’t want to do it too soon. wouldn’t it be nice if you could pause the clock while others who are working on your wedding stuff could catch up- making dresses, printing invites, etc! wishing the was more time/energy to get things done, but wishing the wedding day would hurry up & get here, such an odd feeling!
Post # 7
@cherylstar7: Oh my! Who’s the designer?! Please tell me it’s not Alfred Angelo, lol
@MrsE.ToBe : I absolutely wish that we could stop time! We’re just under 4 months away and I really need to tack like another 3 onto it. Don’t get me wrong, I can’t freakin’ wait till our wedding day but there’s a LOT to accomplish between now and then and it’s terribly nerve wracking.
I called the salon this morning and we’re still on track for a mid-late July delivery. It just feels weird to not have my wedding dress at this stage of planning. It’s probably a good thing that I don’t have it though. I’m totally one of those crazy chicks who would wear it around the house. With my luck Lincoln (the little asshole in my avatar) would shred it to pieces.
Post # 8
No and I’m beyond not happy about it. I ordered it in November. I was told that it would take 12-16 weeks. Well, um 4 months was the end of March. I was then told that you had to take out the month of January for the Chinese New Year. And then I was told that it is wedding season so things take longer. Shouldn’t that be built into the estimate? Like more of the 16 week side? It’s been more than 6 months. I was told it would be in at the end of May and that came and went. My thought is that they aren’t too worried b/c my date isn’t until October. Damn, I should have listened to everyone when they said LIE about your wedding date. I was just too excited at the time and like saying the actual date. Time to call the salon again!!!
Post # 9
Nope, and I’m definitely not stressing out about it. I ordered it toward the end of March, and was told it would be 4-6 months. The dress shop called a couple of weeks after it was ordered and said that it was scheduled to come in at the beginning of August! As long as it comes in a few weeks before the wedding, I’ll be fine. I don’t think I’ll need drastic alterations, but it will definitely need to be hemmed!
Post # 10
ha, i ordered my dress in december and it won’t come in until mid-August! But i know that’s plenty of time and, quite frankly, i have nowhere to put it anyway!
Post # 11
I ordered mine after Thanksgiving last year and got it in March of this year. It’s in the closet now waiting to see the seamtress.
Post # 12
I ordered mine in January and it is scheduled to ship in exactly 6 days which means it should be here around the 22nd of this month. Now you all have me worried it will be late!
Post # 13
@UpstateCait: My ordered my gown February 5th and it isn’t due to come in until the end of July. I am not stressing about it since I know I still have plenty of time to get alterations done. I think you will be ok too:)
Post # 14
no! it’s not in my possession! argh! and i feel like i’m forgetting what it looks like! it’s had round 1 of alterations, now i have an appointment at the beginning of july to get hem/bustle, and i can hardly wait to have it! (what if the alterations place burns down?! plus, i really want to try it on with the accessories that i am slowly accumulating…)
Post # 16
I ordered mine in February and they also told me 12 weeks, but I think I should have enough time for alterations etc before the actual wedding date.
I am anxious though because I havent seen myself in it since February. Anyone else feel the same way?