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how can I store my wedding dress inexpensively?

I have called many a dry cleaner about this & found it costs $99-&150 to clean/preserve my wedding gown..any of you smart mommas have suggestions on what I could do cheaply?

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Asked by zzicc at 6:32 PM on Jan. 14, 2010 in Beauty & Style

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  • Ihavae my old prom dress in a dress bag hanging in the closet. Works for me. keeps it nice.

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 6:36 PM on Jan. 14, 2010

  • Unless you plan to wear it again, why don't you donate or sell it?

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:42 PM on Jan. 14, 2010

  • SPACEBAG!!! They have a hanger one that works great, thats how I store mine and have had no problems! GL!

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:45 PM on Jan. 14, 2010

  • I have my wedding dress in a thick plastic garment back in the closet.

    Answer by Texan1993 at 11:34 PM on Jan. 14, 2010

  • same here I have mine hanging in a closet, inside a protected garmet bag of some sort. it works its fine so far.

    Answer by incarnita at 8:21 AM on Jan. 15, 2010

  • Put it inside a dark colored bag and store it away from light. I've had mine 25 years and looks the same as the day I wore it.

    Answer by chocaholic888 at 10:45 AM on Jan. 15, 2010

  • Thanks ladies..great ideas

    Answer by zzicc at 2:13 PM on Jan. 15, 2010

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