(Closed) When do I start dress shopping?

posted 7 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
23602 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2011

Not at all! Most places will recommend you order your dress about 8-9 months from your wedding, and it will take you a little while to find *your* dress.  So, go ahead and start looking!  The new 2011 lines seem to all be coming out now, so your timing is good! I say go for it!

Post # 4
265 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

I’m slightly ahead of you and already found mine, so no I don’t think it’s too early ha. I say go for it. It may take longer than you think to find your perfect dress and then having to wait for it to come in can be a while plus alterations. I think its a good idea to get a jump start on it so it will be fun and not so stressful in the end.

Post # 5
260 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

start yesterday, lol!

I got engaged this past July and am getting married this coming July….I had one year to plan. I didn’t know how little time that was until now. I have 6 months. It is already too late to order certain dresses – they won’t arrive on time. So, if you want to have your pick from all the options, start now and narrow your choice down in the next two months… be sure to ask about ordering time!

best of luck and have fun finding her!

Post # 6
2714 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

Nope! I think you’re good. I’m getting married June 2012 and I plan to start wedding dress shopping this summer. I think a year out is the perfect time to start shopping.

Post # 7
436 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

i started in november a year out…and i had to do payment plan which took 2 months…so my dress is being ordered this saturday and it willbe here in april…then in july i will be getting my dress fitted. so the earlier the better!!!

Post # 8
653 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

Go for it!!!!

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