Renting Wedding Dresses and Bridesmaid Dresses

Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in Managing Wedding, Wedding tips |

renting wedding gownYou like to save money on your wedding and it is a good thing. Today’s economic crisis has made everyone save money, though a few people understand its seriousness. If you understand it, it is good. Wedding is an expensive affair. The prices of everything needed for your big day is making you horrified. But rest assured that you can save money to a lot of extent by renting your and your bridesmaids’ ensemble. Yes, if you rent the dress and take some usual care, you can greatly enjoy your big day at less cost.  In the same way, you can rent bridesmaid dresses and your wedding accessories too. You should only take care of examine the dresses to ensure that they are not damaged already, book them early and get them professionally cleaned before returning them.


The main benefit of renting the bridal and bridesmaids’ dresses is cutting of costs. The retail price of a wedding gown is at least 20% more than the rental price. Same is the case of bridesmaid’s dress. And also it is true for wedding accessories like jewelry, tiaras, veils, shoes, belts and so on. If you buy all these things you have to spend a lot of money. Instead if you rent them you save a lot. Moreover, you can easily wear a dress when you rent it, which you couldn’t have otherwise because of financial limitations, if you were to buy it, like a designer gown. You can even get a package deal from some rental salons wherein the cost of dress, shoes, veil and makeup is all included in the price.


While renting your wedding gown, you don’t have to worry about its fitting because rental services have gowns of all sizes, of which some or the other is a perfect fit for you. You even don’t have be stressed if you have gained or lost a little weight before your big day, as the rental salons have all sizes of the same gown, so you will get your favorite gown fitting you perfectly. And if at all, you don’t get one, you can get another similar one of your size and even some salons offer free alterations as per the changed measurements.

No Storage Worry

When you rent your bridal dress, you don’t need to worry about its storage. On the contrary if you buy it, you have to take care of it for the rest of your life. So, you first save on its maintenance and second, you don’t need to find a place to preserve it. This is greatly relieving if you don’t have a big closet in your new home. As you know wedding dresses need a lot of space and if they don’t get it, they get crushed and have high chances of damage.

Wedding in Another Town or Country

Renting a wedding dress and bridesmaids’ dresses is especially beneficial when you celebrate your big day in another town or country. While traveling, you don’t have to worry about the transporting of the gowns, losing them or keeping them safe from wrinkles or other damage. After you reach your destination you can rent a gown, so you don’t have to worry all through your travel that your gowns may be torn or damaged during the travel.