Nitty gritty ofnwedding planning and purchasing canncertainly put a brake onnyour engagement joyfulness.nWhy is it that a plain white dress will costnyou upwards of $500? Why are silknflowers just asncostly asnfreshly pickednflowers? How can you findntop quality bridesmaidnapparel that won't send your attendantsninto debt? For the morendaring bridesnto be out there, here is annattractivensuggestion. Why not jump on a plane to Asia and do your weddingnhunting overseas?nGetting your weddingnhunting done in Asianwill save you money in the long run, even whennyou take into account the price of a plane ticket. Manynof the goods you'd buynin the states are likely to have beenncraftednin China, Thailand or India anyway! If you buy weddingnitems in North America ornEurope, you're paying not only for the product but also for thentransfer costs and the highnlabor and overhead costs within your own country.nInstead of looking through the same oldnstylesnat your local wedding retail store,nimagine shopping the markets of Old Delhi.nExceptionalnsilks, satins, and chiffons are laid out before you. Myriads of tinynglass beads and shining stones are available for you to create your ownnspecialndesign. The cost of cloth is much cheapernand you can have your dressnfeatured with hand embroidery or bead work for a steal. A unique designed wedding dress, withoutnembroidery, can be as reasonable as $30. You can get somethingn unusual with angood amount of hand embroidery for $150 or more. The sky is the limitnwhen it comes to prices, so if you have a budget setnbeforehand it will help you from running up the bills of a Bollywoodnsuperstar. Your wedding dress from Asia will be tailornmade so it fits perfectly on your big day.nBring along pictures of bridesmaid dresses you liked from back home.nFind the material you want in the markets andndeal for a rocknbottom price. Make sure yournbridesmaids send accurate measurementsnalong with you, and you can have yournbridesmaids dresses for as little asn$10 each depending on the type of fabric and style. Atnthat price, you can give your weddingnattendants the dresses as a gift! Don't stop at just thendresses, but find stylish discount jewelry or banglesnfor the bridesmaids too. If you haventheir shoe sizes, you can even get the shoes while overseas.