party planning
party event planning
Party Planning, Party Supplies, Event Planning & Wedding Planners at MyPartyPlanner.com
event planning
Home Weddings Party Tips Party Themes Party Supplies

Bridal Dresses Derby KS

Bridal dresses include wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, custom-made wedding dresses, off-the-rack wedding dresses, and couture wedding dresses. Dress alterations are often necessary and wedding dress accessories add to the whole look. See below to learn more and to gain access to bridal boutiques in Derby, KS that provide bridal dresses.

Davids Bridal Eastgate Plaza
(316) 682-1199
8141 E Kellogg Dr
Wichita, KS
 
Le' Chapel Bridal Consignment Store
(316) 806-8830
1642 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS
 
Renis Bridal Boutique
(316) 832-0760
2045 W 21st St N
Wichita, KS
 
Uniquely You Bridal
(316) 943-8867
8999 W Central Ave
Wichita, KS
 
Mia's Bridal & Tailoring
(913) 764-9114
123 S. Mur-Len Road
Olathe, KS
Years in Business
16
Licenses / Certifications
Better Business Bureau of Kansas City (A+ Rating)
Awards
2009 Bride's Choice Award for Wedding Wire 2008/2009 The Knot "Best of Weddings"

Data Provided By:
Parrot Fa Nalia
(316) 682-5531
1719 S Hillside St
Wichita, KS
 
Accent Bridal & Tux
(316) 942-7754
3940 W Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS
 
The Genuine Article
(316) 264-5630
1412 Park Pl
Wichita, KS
 
Hawthorn Suites
(316) 729-5700
2405 N Ridge Rd
Wichita, KS
 
Nolte's
(913) 345-1122
5057 W. 119th St
Overland Park, KS

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

The Bridal Dress: For Better or for Worse

Women become fairytale princesses during their wedding. They are dressed in expensive fabrics, damask, silk, velvet, satin, and cloth creatively spun with silver and gold thread or beaded with crystals and semi-precious stones. The bridal dress becomes a feast for the eyes, and rightfully so.

The Early Bridal Dress


The early wedding dress was not white. The early brides wore their best dress, something they could wear again and again. In those days, only royalty and the very rich wore the beautiful bridal dress replete with jewelry from the family vaults. The purpose was to impress the groom's family with the bride's wealth and connections.

When Queen Victoria of England married her first cousin Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, her wedding dress changed the way women looked at wedding dresses. The Queen's bridal dress started it all. Women began adorning themselves with veils and started to wear long gowns.

The moneyed class wore expensive dresses cut out from the best cloths and designed by famous European couturiers. Today, the best wedding gowns reflect the custom-made elegance of old world fashion and modern sleek lines. Fortunately, for today's brides, wedding dress can be rented or bought on sale off the rack.  

European Couture and Glamour


Paris and Milan are the strongholds of European fashion. Their influence on fashion has extended from casual chic to wedding day finery. The exquisite designs from European couturiers make the creamiest of silks and the finest of tulles the most-sought after gowns worldwide. 

Local designers have successfully wedded European class with present-day glamour and classic lines with flamboyant tastes. As such, there is always a wedding dress for every taste. 

Choosing the Bridal Gown


Consider the following before you pick out your wedding gown:

∗ Type of wedding (formal, semi-formal, and informal)
∗ Design and cut to flatter the figure
∗ Accessories
∗ Budget

There is no hard and fast rule that the bride should shoulder the cost of the bridal dress. If you are splitting the expense, discuss the details and possible issues surrounding the choice of wedding theme and bridal gown. You might decide to spend less on the gown so you can splurge on a honeymoon. 

But it is important to start choosing a wedding gown the moment you are officially engaged. The budget for the wedding gown should be determined as early as this point, and choosing the gown to fit into your wedding theme becomes a quest.

Designs and prices have to be compared before you can settle on the best deal. Other considerations are pricing for custom-made gowns, alterations or modifications, and discounts if the bridesmaids' dresses and veils, crinolines, and jewelry are ordered from the same shop. 

Choosing the Bridesmaids' Dresses


Like your bridal gown, the selection of the dresses for your bridesmaids should be made...

Click here to read the rest of this article from MyPartyPlanner.com

event planning
special event planning