You hear designers and local bridal salons talking about trunk shows all the time, but what exactly are they? The term ‘trunk show’ originated when the designers used to send large trunks filled with wedding dresses to bridal salons to be shown and purchased.
When you make your appointment to attend a trunk show event, what you will find is the ultimate personal bridal shopping experience. Appointments are required for trunk show events. You will have a personal bridal consultant who will help your choose wedding gowns and help you try them on. Your consultant can give you important information about current styles and trends, dress fit and construction, and can help you find your dream wedding dress.
Trunk shows are where designers showcase wedding dresses from their newest collections by sending them to bridal salons to be featured for one weekend only. The dresses are not normally carried in the salon are are available to be viewed, tried on and purchased before they are shipped back to the designer company. At selected events, the designer or a designer representative will attend the trunk show to answer and questions that brides might have about the details of a gown and inspirations behind wedding dress designs.
There is no better way to find your dream dress than at a trunk show. Trunk show wedding dresses feature the latest bridal trends and are often offered with promotional pricing. These are exclusive events that are only held by authorized retailers. Because the events are so popular, it is best to book your appointment far in advance, as they do tend to fill up quickly and there may not be another one for months away. Remember, most special order wedding dresses take approximately six months to arrive, so waiting even a month to shop for your wedding gown could drastically impact your delivery date.
Many trunk show dresses are exclusives, and may not be available after the event ends. This means that when you go to a trunk show, you should make sure that your bring your closest family and friends with you who you want to be around when you purchase your dress, because chances are you will fall in love with the dress of your dreams, and you want to be able to say ‘yes’ before it leaves. See what trunk shows are coming your way by clicking here check our trunk show schedule, and book your appointment now! We look forward to giving you the best wedding dress shopping experience and helping you find the wedding dress of your dreams!