Questions & Answers

Do I need an appointment?

Appointments aren't necessary at Gracie's Bridal; however, we do prefer them. Setting an appointment allows us to give you the full attention you deserve while shopping for your wedding gown. Please call 417-866-1808 to schedule your appointment 

How long should I allow for you appointment?

We recommend an hour to an hour and a half for each appointment.

Are alterations included?

No, alterations are an additional cost. Some need them and some don't, so we don't increase the price of our gowns to include them.

Can you customize a gown?

Yes, we carry a design called Casablanca that will allow you to customize any part of your bridal gown.

Should I bring pictures?

Yes! We would love to see what you are interested in wearing. Although, it could change when you begin trying on gowns!

Can I purchase off the rack?

Yes, we will sell any sample gown we have off the rack. Most of the time at a discount!

When should I purchase my wedding gown?

9 to 12 months in advance.

When should I purchase my bridesmaid’s dresses?

5 to 6 months in advance.

When should I begin alterations?

6 to 8 weeks before your wedding date.

How much should I expect to pay for a bridal gown?

All of our bridal gowns are under $2,000. Every bride has a budget and we recommend having an idea of how much you would like to spend before you come in. 

How many people should I bring for my appointment?

We recommend 2 to 3 friends/family that will give their best advice. Make sure and bring whose options you value the most in your dress decision.