Begin the search for your dress as early as
possible: it could take six to nine months to fill a dress order.
What they do:
The salon will have fashion consultants to help you find the right style of
dress for your body type. After you've decided on a particular gown, the salon
will order it, and once it's arrived, an expert seamstress will make the
necessary alterations. Most salons also offer a selection of bridesmaids'
dresses and bridal fashion accessories, including headpieces and veils.
How to work with them:
To get the best service, make an appointment with the salon. For your
initial visit, bring along any pictures of dresses you are interested in trying
on; most salons suggest that you try several different styles before deciding on
a particular gown. You'll probably have to make ap