Arefeh Bridal Frequently Asked Questions

How far in advance of the wedding date do I need to start shopping for my Wedding Gown?

Given the fact that all our gowns are special order. It’s best to make your selection and purchase at least 6-8 months before the big day.

How do your Gowns vary in price?

Arefeh Bridal gowns can start from around $3000.00 for an elegant silk dress and increase in price based on fabric, complexity and ornamentation.

How long does it take to have the dress ready for delivery?

From the order date expect a 6-8 month turn around.

How many times do I have to get fitted for my dress?

On average anywhere from 2-4 fittings are needed. This can vary based on fluctuations in weight.

Who and what should I bring to my Bridal Appointment?

Bring one or two people whose opinions are significant to you. Also bring shoes that are the same height that you want to wear at your wedding along with a comfortable bra.

Do I have to pay all at once for my dress upon order?

You’re expected to pay a 60% deposit when you place your order. The balance is paid upon delivery.

What if I need a dress ASAP and I don’t have time to wait?

There is a rush delivery options. This has an extra fee and usually takes 8-12 weeks for turn around. One other option is to get lucky on our sample sale and find a dress that you like.

How do I get started with my bridal gown selection?

Our store is by appointment only. The first appointment can take an hour or more so please plan accordingly. To request an appointment, CLICK HERE

Do you allow photographs to be taken of the store or dresses?

This is prohibited unless you take a picture of a gown you have ordered.

Do you offer refunds or returns?

Because our dresses are special order we do not accept returns and do not issue refunds.