How far out should I start shopping for my gown?
Most wedding gowns take 3-5 months to come in, and the alterations process in our shop typically takes 2 months, depending on the amount of work. We recommend you order your gown 6 -8 months before your wedding!
What is the price range of your gowns?
Made-to-order gowns are all under $3,500 and our off-the-rack selection starts at $500
Why do I need to make an appointment to try on wedding gowns?
Suite requires appointments to try on our wedding gowns so we can provide you and your party with one-on-one service.
How many people can accompany me to my appointment?
We ask that no more than 4 additional guests accompany you to your bridal shopping appointment, we will make exceptions if you let us know in advance.
Why is my wedding dress size so much larger than my regular dress size?
Wedding gown sizes typically run one or two sizes smaller than street clothes, so try not to get hung up on the number. Do not fixate on the actual size but instead on how your measurements compare to the particular line on the specific designer’s size chart.
HELP! I’m getting married less than 4 months – is it too late to get a gown from you?
Don’t worry- we’ve got options! You can definitely purchase a gown “off-the-rack,” which means you’ll be purchasing a sample that has been previously tried on. These gowns are in excellent condition and are typically reduced in price. We also have some manufacturers that have extremely quick rush options, or some stock options! Give us a call, preferably on a weekday, so we can be as thorough as possible!
I said YES! What’s the next step?
When you are ready to order the gown of your dreams, there are a few steps to follow:
– We take your body measurements.
– We decide on a size and discuss any special changes that may be required for the best fit.
– All necessary paperwork is completed, and the gown is paid for.
Do you take deposits on gowns?
We require accessories and off-the-rack items to be paid for in full. A 50% deposit is need it for all made to order gowns.
How long will it take for my gown to arrive?
Depending on the manufacturer and custom changes, the gowns take 2-5 months to arrive.
Does your salon offer in-house alterations?
Yes, we have our Custom Bridal Modifications shop right next door, and even if you already find your dress, we can Absolutely assist you with your alterations. We recommend that you are in the alterations calendar 4 months prior to your wedding. Alterations will typically be done in 3 appointments, and they usually start 2 months prior to your special date.
Can you ship my gown to me?
Yes, we can ship your gown to you anywhere in the continental United States!