Do I need to make an appointment to try on Wedding Gowns?
It is recommended to make an appointment to ensure we can give you our full attention and service.
Do I need to bring anything with me to my appointment?
Any pictures you have seen on our website or in magazines. Definitely have an “Open mind” as what you have in mind.
What are the price ranges for you gowns?
Bridal Gowns usually range in price from $500 - $3600 however there is more simple gowns ranging in price from $300 up.
We do also carry a Sale Rack which are off the rack samples – these gowns are usually heavily reduced.
What are the sizes of your gowns for me to try on?
The majority of our gowns range in size from 14 – 26 to try on. Most of our designers manufacture up to size 30.
How long does a Wedding Gown take to arrive once an order has been placed?
Depending on whether the gown is manufactured in Australia or overseas, the delivery time usually takes from 4 to 8 months. It may be possible to organise a rush delivery, which will incur an extra charge.
Are the Gowns made to measure?
No. We take measurements to determine the manufacturer’s stock size. Your measurements provide us with a guide in choosing which stock size to order, eg: size 8, 10 or 12 etc. Each designer has a different sizing chart.
Do you design Made to Measure gowns?
Yes. We offer a Made To Measure Service. We design and make gowns to your measurements. You may have a picture of a gown or you may wish to combine several styles. We will provide you with a no obligation quote.
Are there lay-by facilities available?
Yes. We have a payment system that helps our customers pay off their gown/suits/decorations. We require either $500 deposit or half deposit (depending on which brand gown) to order a wedding gown or $100 per gown to order your bridesmaid gown/s. You can pay off over a year if needed, as long as the item is paid in full before leaving the shop.
Do you store purchased gowns on the premises or are the brides required to pick them up once they have arrived and are paid for in full?
We are able to store the gowns on our premises right up until the wedding day if the bride wishes. This is done free of charge.
Do you provide an alteration service?
Yes. At The Wedding Shoppe we provide an alteration service through our dressmakers. However, alterations are not included in the price of the gowns and are therefore a separate cost.
Which Designers do you stock?
We stock gowns from a large number of designers. These include Allure Bridals, Sophia Tolli by Mon Cheri, Alfred Angelo including the Disney Range, Be Joy, Nicolina, Brides by Mancini, Angeline, Mr K, Tinaholy, Jadore, Wendy Anne, Sylvia Rose, Allure Bridals (Bridal & Bridesmaids including the Madison James collection), Tania Olsen, Scarla, BG Haute, Villoni and many more.
Do you Hire and Sell Suits?
Yes, we are specialist in Retail and Hire suits for Weddings, Formal Occasions & Black Tie Events as well as suits for ALL other occasions. We are also a Spurling/Ferrari Stockist.
What does The Wedding Shoppe & Event Hire Dubbo sell or hire?
We sell Bridal, Bridesmaids, Formal, Debutante, Flowergirl & Christening Gowns, Veils, Headpieces, Jewellery, Suits for ALL Occasions, Ties, Men’s Shoes, Shirts, Cufflinks, Top Hats etc. We also Hire Suits and are a Spurling Stockist for Suits & Gowns. We are famous for our DECORATION HIRE – creating a magical atmosphere for Weddings & Events – chaircovers/sashes, centrepieces, speciality decorations, ceiling draping & fairylights, wishing wells, treasure chests, backdrops, linen table skirtings, seating frames, birdcages, hurricane vases, candelabras, table numbers, crystal chandeliers & centrepieces & much more – We also provide our popular Setup & Pack down Service. We have a beautiful display room displaying our Hire Decorations – please feel free to come in anytime.