If you live in the Des Moines area, you've got to check out Ever After Bridal. New or nearly new bridal gowns, prom dresses, and other formal gowns can be had for below-retail prices. Sizes range from 2-30, although the selection of plus-size gowns is limited, and prices for prom and bridesmaid dresses range from $25 - $350. Bridal gowns start at $100 with the most expensive one listed for $800.
In addition, Ever After Bridal has veils and jewelry on consignment.
You can visit Ever After Bridal on the web at www.eabridalboutique.com. The physical location is 513 Elm St., West Des Moines, and the phone number is 277-1886.