5 ways to find your perfect wedding dress

Finding your perfect wedding dress is one of the first things to tick of your list as a bride-to-be. It can often take a long time to order your dress, and you’ll need to leave plenty of time for fittings. It’s the most important dress that you’ll ever wear, and it’s so important that you feel comfortable and happy with your choice on your big day. Many brides find the task overwhelming, having no idea where to start, but don’t worry because we’re here with our top five ways to find your perfect wedding dress:
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  1. Recommendations

Who better to help find your perfect wedding dress than those you trust most? Listen to friends and family that have recently got married and ask for recommendations. Even if you have a completely different style, they will recommend shops and designers with a variety of dresses, or perhaps someone had an amazing bridal consultant that was really helpful. Recommendations are a great way to get started with finding your perfect dress.
  1. Browse bridal stores

A great way to get inspiration for dresses is heading straight to bridal boutiques and having a look around. You can get an idea of the kind of styles you like and get advice from those working there. If you’ve already browsed, you’re much more likely to go into your wedding dress appointment with a clearer idea of what you’re looking for, and your consultant will be one step closer to finding you your dream dress.
  1. Wedding shows

If you’re looking for inspiration for the kind of dress you would like to wear on your big day, a great way to get inspired is by going to wedding shows. You’ll have the opportunity to get the first look at emerging trends and check out various designers while you’re there. This is a great idea for fashion-forward brides who are looking for an on-trend look for their big day.
  1. Use a Directory

Using a Wedding Directory helps narrow down your search so that you can see what is available in your local area. Simply type in what you’re looking for and the directory will provide you with a list of all the suppliers in your area. You should also be able to find information on the site on wedding dress designers, with some even allowing you to browse their designs! Check out the Guides for Brides directory to help you find your perfect wedding dress.
  1. Pinterest

Pinterest is the ultimate tool for brides to be. You can create a board for each part of your wedding and keep all your inspiration in one place that’s easy to reach. You can start of creating a board with all the dresses that have caught your eye, and then narrow down your research with boards for specific designers and styles. It’s a great tool that you can use in your bridal appointments to give your consultant an idea of what you’re looking for.

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