We don't blame you if you find wedding planning to be more stressful than exciting. There are a million things to consider for your big day, which is why it never hurts to get an expert's take on the process. InStyle tapped designer Monique Lhuillier to offer her advice on one specific detail: wedding dress fittings. So how many do you really need? She confirmed that the magic number is three. (So don't bother booking more than that!)
Lhuillier also explained to the magazine exactly why her dresses can cost over $20,000—head over to InStyle to find out more about the famed designer's intricate process.
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