The Dress House guide to getting a perfect fit wedding dress

Our top 5 tips

You don’t need to schedule dozens of dress fittings to get your dress just right. In fact if you plan correctly you can save yourself money and avoid costly alteration charges.

Follow these 5 steps to make sure you get the best fitting wedding dress possible.

  • Forget about size

No two size charts are created equal. If you are a size 14 in the ready to wear world, for example you could be anything from an 8 to 18 in planet bridal, The Dress House wedding dresses are ordered to measure you and are offered without an additional cost when purchasing a wedding dress.

  • Mention heel height

The average dress is about five feet from the collarbone to the floor. If you want to wear very tall heels you may need to have your dress made in a longer length.

  • Bring shoes and under garments

This is vital to the whole look of your silhouette and will effect your wedding dress fit if changed on your big day.

  • Do ask for what you want

Small changes are often possible without large costs involved, we will be able to advise you what is possible to the fit of a garment.

  • Dance like no one is watching

This is not a joke. To ensure everything feels good and secure make sure you move around the showroom, so that you can be comfortable all night long at your wedding.