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#1 Jen_S

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    Posted 06 October 2008 - 06:43 PM

    With the economy tight I need to find a nice but cost effective dress for my MOH and 2 FGs does anyone have any recommendations on a dress or where they got them. I am open to colors, which is why I would like to find a dress soon so I can get some of my DIY stuff done.
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    #2 Cindy&London

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      Posted 06 October 2008 - 06:55 PM

      Have you looked at David's Bridal?? That's where I'm getting my MOH and BM's dresses. They are only 100-150..

      #3 KatyKo

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        Posted 06 October 2008 - 06:55 PM

        Not sure about FGs, but I got my BM's dresses at http://www.forever21.com for $16.50 a piece. They have a lot of great styles of dresses for less than $30. Maybe Welcome to Target for the FGs, they have a wedding line now that is very inexpensive. Good luck!

        #4 1elephant

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          Posted 06 October 2008 - 07:31 PM

          mine were from White House | Black Market - Home and were on sale for $50.

          #5 Janet

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            Posted 06 October 2008 - 07:42 PM

            my friend just got hers (not destination wedding) at Target for $25! Try just looking for cute dresses in the usual places (dept. stores, etc.) instead of "bridesmaid" dresses and you'll find something.

            #6 edssbride09

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              Posted 06 October 2008 - 08:23 PM

              My girls got theirs online for $68 at Donna Ricco Dresses :: Shop for Petite Dresses, Missy Dresses, and Women?s Dresses. they had some amazing sale dresses a month ago, they may still!

              #7 Jacilynda

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                Posted 06 October 2008 - 08:42 PM

                i do alot of shopping on ebay. I bought my girls diane von furstenberg dresses for $30 each

                #8 akbeach

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                  Posted 07 October 2008 - 12:51 AM

                  Just bought cute BM dresses at Ann Taylor on sale and the girls love them. Check it out, also look at J Crew and Target. All the summer stuff is on sale and you can get some great bargains.
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                  #9 sstotz

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                    Posted 08 October 2008 - 09:10 PM

                    i was thinking about the VS 7in one dress..and i saw someone else on here was too..
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                    #10 kerryjbrown

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                      Posted 09 October 2008 - 02:19 AM

                      Here is another option that I never would have considered originally....I ordered 2 fg dresses only to have them both come back as discontinued, not happy....but happy I saved $300 on both trys at ordering. I was going to wait until spring to see the new lines. I went to the fabric mart (garment district in LA) and found some amazing fabrics this weekend. I was shocked that a fabric I was goign tospend $18/yd on was only 1 or $2/yd here. Casually on the way home, I asked my mom if it would be cheaper to have it made...her thinking I have no artistic taste so she was concerned, until I explained what I was thinking (I had a specific dress in my head that I had not seen anywhere in the right colors/texture). We now have $20 (this is high as I bought lime silk and extra organza) in fabric, $10 in a pattern, and a seamstress will make it for almost nothing....
                      I am getting exactly what I want for over $200 less....a great way to go.




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