Everyone knows how stressful weddings can be; from guest lists, to table decorations, to food menus, and not to mention your wedding dress… the list of things to do is endless. However, you can take the pressure off yourself when it comes to making sure your dress is in its best condition. Having your dress dry cleaned will take an element of stress away from your wedding day as you will no longer have to worry about washing, drying, and ironing your stunning gown.
You may be wondering why you should have your dress cleaned before you wear it? But if you are hiring a dress or it has been passed down from a family member it is especially important as there could easily be a mark that you haven’t noticed. If you are interested in eco conscious wedding planning tips, you may be interested in going for a secondhand dress, and this is definitely going to need to be dry cleaned.
This may sound trivial to some of you but when you have so much on your mind dry cleaning really is a god sent. You have peace of mind because you are assured that your garment will look its absolute best. You also do not have to worry about finding time to do it yourself as there is always the possibility something could go wrong – especially when you are in a rush and have a lot of other things to do.
Steps to the perfect wedding dress
Finding a wedding dress is often one of the most exciting things about getting married, but it can also be one of the most difficult and stressful aspects as well. With so many different stunning dresses available, it is often hard to narrow it down to that one perfect dress. Then, of course, it is not just about the dress itself, there are steps after it too; such as finding accessories and deciding on a hairstyle.
First and foremost however you need to decide what sort of dress you want. You need to ask yourself the following questions: Do I want straps or a strapless dress? Do I want a contemporary look or old fashioned glam? Do I want a gown with a trail or a dress that puffs out? And, what colour dress do I want? Write down the answers to those questions on a piece of paper, and then you have your basic guidelines of what you are looking for.
Finally, you need to decide on how you are going to wear your hair and what accessories you are going to wear on your wedding. If your dress has a lot of detail on it then it would be advisable to keep your hair simple and your accessories minimal. If your dress is quite classic and plain then you can afford to be a bit more experimental in these areas, perhaps try a hairpiece or stand out earrings.
So there you have it: some important considerations when it comes to your wedding dress!