Post # 1
I am interested in selling my wedding dress and I am having mixed reviews about various websites.
How did you go about selling your wedding dress?
How much did you purchase the dress? How much were you able to get for your dress?
What problems did you run into when selling your dress?
Post # 3
- Wedding: September 2014 - Waldorf Astoria, Chicago
I can’t comment on selling, but I did buy both my ceremony and reception dress from preownedweddingdresses.com. I felt really safe as a buyer buying through the site. The first dress I bought was a Lazaro, I paid $2,400 retail is $6,000…Her wedding was just over a year after I bought the dress so it took her at least a year to sell depending on how long she had the dress on the website. The second dress I bought also a lazaro I got for $2,500 she was asking $2,800 and the dress retailed for $5,300. I think hers sold very quickly…she received like 10 inquiries after I had emailed her about the dress.
Good luck selling yours!
Post # 4
- Wedding: January 2013 - Harbourfront Grand Hall
californiabride2013: I sold mine through a local consignment shop. I had put it up for sale on a few websites, spent HOURS talking to potential buyers but nothing panned out. And I was worried about shipping and Paypal so I decided a consignment shop was the best way to go. I bought my dress for $1219, paid approx $125 for a bustle and the consignment shop sold it for $650, I got $325 of that amount. Obviously it wasn’t a lot considering what I paid for it but I should have bought my dress used and was happy to have someone else handle the hassle of selling it.