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Here Comes the Fitting: What to Expect at Your Wedding Dress Fitting

By Rebecca Barnes, Publisher of Brides & Weddings Signup for Bridal Buzz newsletter A wedding dress is one of the most important purchases a bride will make, and a dress fitting is an essential part of the process. A dress fitting allows the bride to try on her wedding dress and make sure it fits perfectly, ensuring that she looks and feels her best on her special day. Here is what to expect at your dress fitting, including what undergarments to wear, how long the alteration process takes, and tips for interviewing a seamstress. Undergarments to Wear When attending a dress fitting, it’s important to wear the undergarments that you plan on wearing on your wedding day. This includes a strapless or supportive bra, shapewear if desired, and underwear that is seamless and nude-colored. Wearing the right undergarments will help …

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