Preowned Wedding Dresses Fit Most Brides Budgets

Preowned wedding dresses can actually give you more value for your money! Why do I say this? You can find cheap designer wedding dresses at a fraction of their original price tag!

Typically you will save at least 30% to 70% off the retail price, depending on the source you purchase from.

“A preowned wedding gown doesn't always suggest that the gown has been worn. Some gowns have never been worn because the wedding was canceled. Some are sample dresses that designers or wedding dress shops never sold.

Even though sample dresses are not necessarily pre-owned, some have been tried on so much so, that they begin to have a worn look to them. Even if this is the case, it still isn't bad enough that the gown couldn't be used. A little cleaning and mending is generally all that is needed.

Resources For Preowned Wedding Dresses

Here is a list of websites that provide preowned wedding dresses. How do you purchase a used wedding dress from these sites?

  • Some sites you will be buying directly from the site. 
  • Some are classified ad sites. You will be provided the sellers email information, so that you can contact the seller directly and make your purchase.
  • Some sell designers' sample wedding gowns as well as gowns you can buy from private sellers.
  • Some private sellers are bridal shops and other sellers are brides selling their wedding dress.

Whether you buy directly from a website or from a private seller you should take some precautions.

  • Find out the return policy before you purchase and the condition of the gown. The articles listed below the resource links, will give you more information on what to look out for when buying a pre-owned wedding dress.

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