Q: “When should I start looking for my wedding dress?”
A: Generally, it takes about four (4) months to order your gown. Adding custom features will take additional time. This does not include any alterations, for alterations plan on an additional 8 weeks. So we recommend that you select your gown about 6 months before your wedding date.
Q: “What if my wedding is in less than six months?”
A: Not a problem! We have a lovely selection of in stock bridal gowns for you to choose from. We can also request a rush order from Casablanca bridal if there are no major design changes. If we do not have your gown size/color in stock, we are happy to contact the designers for the earliest ship date. Please note that rush charges are an additional fee.
Q: “What is the average price of your wedding gowns?”
A: Casablanca gowns range from $1,000 to $1800. Design changes and alterations are an additional charge.
Designer Original gowns start at $1,200.
Q: “Do I need to make an appointment for a consultation?”
A: Appointments are required to adhere to the salons reputation for private gown try on and fittings.
Q: “How long are long are scheduled appointments?”
A: The average bridal shop appointment is only one hour. Black Diamond Bridal gown try on appointments are for a minimum of two hours. Fittings for alterations, etc are generally one hour.
Q: “What do I need to bring with me to my appointment?”
A: If you already have your shoes, undergarments, and accessories picked out, it is helpful to bring them to your appointment. If you have yet to do this, we will recommend your needs and procure most items in our salon.
Q: “What if I have a bridesmaid or mothers gown that need to be altered or designed?”
A: Please inquire about our design services to create or alter any extra dresses or gowns for your wedding. We are happy to create flower girl dresses as well – we are often requested to order fabric and happy to follow the brides requested design for any gowns in the bridal party.
Q: What are your store hours?
A: We are open Tuesday – Saturday by appointment only.
Q: Where are you located?
A: We are located at 263 Alice Road, Port Angeles, WA. Please call for directions if needed.