Initial dress payment - how much?

We've Moved!

Our wonderful discussion forums have now moved to Facebook...

Click to join us in our HIGM ("Help I'm Getting Married") group!

La Dolce Vita Posts: 522
Hi guys, Just wondering when you order your dress what is the typcial initial payment you make and what subsequent payments you then make? I'm particularly interested to hear from myrtle ivory brides. thanks everyone. *)
LM24 Posts: 932
Hi, I paid 50% first payment for both my dress and my BM's dresses.
chefmaid Posts: 2426
Gave them 50% and the other 50% when the dress is in
kingdom girl Posts: 955
yip 50% here too, seems to be the norm
bubblyblonde Posts: 1353
I'm the same was 50%
Faireez Posts: 973
Mine was 50% when ordered and the other 50% when the dress came in. Some places offer a 10% discount if you pay in full. I had the money already for the dress when I prdered it so I paid in full and got the discount. I didn't buy in dublin so the dress wasn't as dear as it could have been
La Dolce Vita Posts: 522
Thanks for all your quick replies girls, really helpful. It looks llike 50% is pretty much standard. cheers!
Mrs Unichick Posts: 1004
Hi girls, I only had to pay 30%! O-O
val2bwed Posts: 194
I paid 50% and I'm having my first fitting on Thursday and need to pay balance.
overthemoon99 Posts: 527
only asked to pay 30% going tomorrow to order it!!! thats in McElhinneys in donegal.
1