Why are wedding dresses so expensive?

Why Do Wedding Dresses Cost So Much?

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April 3 2012 12:41 PM

Why Do Wedding Dresses Cost So Much?

Caitlin Kenney of NPR's Planet Money investigates the price of her overpriced wedding gown.

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Getting married can cost a fortune. One of the biggest-ticket items is the wedding dress. Recent bride Caitlin Kenney of NPR's Planet Money wanted to know why her wedding dress was so expensive and how she might have avoided spending so much.

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