Frequently Asked Questions
•Does Bride’s First Choice have regular store hours?
We operate by appointment only and offer available hours for all bride’s schedules. Late and very late appointments available. Schedule an appointment now to reserve the dress of your dreams!
•When I hear ‘Rental’ I think of yellowing, outdated wedding dresses. Are all your gowns used?
All dresses in our shop are in style and in fantastic condition. Many dresses have never been worn due to many reasons. Dresses that have been worn are taken such excellent care of that no one would ever guess it wasn’t brand new!
•What kind of dresses do you carry and do you have a lot of sizes?
We carry strapless gowns, temple ready gowns, and everything in between. You will find your dream dress here no matter your age or style. We have dresses from size 0 up to 26 and strive to accommodate ALL brides with different taste and budget.
•Do you only carry wedding dresses?
Nope, we have everything you’ll need for your big day! We stock bridesmaids, flower girl or communion dresses, slips, sashes, veils, headpieces, jewelry and alterations available.
•How much are your rentals?
Dresses: from €85 to €850; Slips: €15; Veils: from €45; Headpieces: €10-€300; Sashes/Boleros: €20-€60. Wedding dress rentals include some accessories like jewelry, underskirt or veil.
•What is the price range on your dresses if I’d prefer them to buy?
Bridesmaid dresses : €195 – €275; Wedding dresses : from €750 and upwards depending on the style and designer.
•What if the dress I love doesn’t fit me perfectly?
We have highly professional alterations available to you for a reasonable cost. Upon consultation with our seamstress/assistant we can alter the shoulders, side seams, and length, sometimes even the dress style can be altered to your preference. Any alteration fees will be discussed with you when you reserve your gown. Custom jackets/boleros, veils are also available upon request.
• How do I reserve a dress?
After choosing a dress a €50 deposit will ensure that it’s yours for your wedding (for dresses in-stock only). A 50% deposit is required if you are ordering a brand new dress to process your order. The remaining balance is due no later than the time of pick up. We accept cash or check. Schedule an appointment now to reserve the dress of your dreams!
•Do I have to get the dress cleaned myself?
NO, Bride’s First Choice will take care of all the work for you. The dry cleaning charge is included into the rental price. The dress/es will be dry cleaned before and after YOUR DAY. Your only job is to pick it up, look fabulous, and drop it off!(if renting)
•Can I rent accessories from your shop if I get my dress somewhere else?
Yes! Just set up an appointment to come look at our accessories. Don’t forget to bring your dress in with you!