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The best month to buy a wedding dress (according to Yahoo)

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There was an article on Yahoo's homepage today and when to buy certain things. Apparently, wedding dress time is November:


Wedding Dresses

When to Buy: November (specifically, after Thanksgiving)


Why: "The dynamic of the wedding industry is that most people get engaged at Christmas, and most people who are planning [a wedding] get distracted by the holidays," says Alan Fields, co-author of "Bridal Bargains." The result: very lonely bridal-shop owners anxious for business. "You have much more negotiating power," says Fields. You could easily save 15% to 25% on your dress or get free alterations (typically a $300 value).

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This is GREAT info but I'm not sure that will leave enough time for my dress to come in. I think I'm willing to try it though - plus, gives me a little more time to lose some weight - HA!!!

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I think I bought my dress last November (can't remember the time frame for sure though) and I did get a great deal ... but never thought to ask about free alterations. Boo on me for that!

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