(Closed) Reasonable Priced Dresses

posted 9 years ago in Bridesmaids
Post # 3
14183 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

OOOo i hear ya. Jim Hjelm is over $200, more in the $250 range. Broke my heart!

If you send pictures to the seamstresses in Ebay (or even a local one depending on if you can find it) they can "recreate" the dress for less, by substituting a less expensive material or simply because it isn’t a "designer" gown. 

I bet you can get them made for $100 each, tops. And your ladies will appreciate it. I’m in a wedding wtih a $180 dress, and while i’m OK with that, it also means i have to skimp on her gifts for her showers and stuff, which kind of sucks. If she had picked out cheaper gifts, I could have spent that money elsewhere on her!

Post # 4
5398 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Jim Hjelm is more than you would like to spend, but have you checked out House of Brides online?  I know Mrs. Penguin was happy with her experience ordering her Bridesmaid or Best Man dresses there and from what I’ve heard they’ve gotten other good reviews. 

The topic ‘Reasonable Priced Dresses’ is closed to new replies.

Find Amazing Vendors