Behind The Seams: Brunch With Trish Lee

This spring, Trish Lee Bridal San Francisco will host a savvy dress workshop, Behind the Seams: Wedding Dress 101 ($50) at our Union Square atelier. Make a reservation today to enjoy a champagne brunch with the designer herself and learn about the best dress silhouettes for different body types, custom design vs. bespoke, and everything you need to know to find the perfect dress.

                    Saturday | May 2, 2015 | 11:00am - 1:00pm

                                             323 Geary Street

Junebug Weddings - Wedding Dress Shopping Tips by Trish Lee

Wedding Dress Shopping 101

Bridal gown shopping tips from San Francisco wedding dress designer Trish Lee

Finding the perfect wedding dress is without a doubt one of the most exciting decisions for a bride-to-be! Quite possibly the most beautiful garment you will ever wear. Choosing your wedding dress should be an experience of a lifetime, but for many brides, the prospect of finding “The One” can be an overwhelming and even daunting task. So, we’ve asked Trish Lee, an up-and-coming San Francisco bridal gown designer specializing in bespoke vintage-inspired wedding gowns, to share her advice for navigating your wedding dress shopping process.

What can a bride do to prepare before she begins her wedding dress selection process? 

Assuming she has her venue locked down, my best advice: don’t over-think it. Pull a few looks that resonate with you so you have a starting point, set a budget, and then make an appointment. Make sure it’s on a day/time that you’ve mentally set aside for dress-shopping. Do not squeeze in a shopping appointment haphazardly. Wedding dress shopping requires your full mental presence and you’ll be doing yourself a favor if you’re prepared to assess each gown you try on and give feedback to your consultant, so she can pull the right looks for you.

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