By joining in parties or making personal appointments, buying a cocktail dress or gown (sizes 2-20) can actually be fun – and inexpensive, about 70% off. With the owner guiding you through the choices (or ordering what you need), you can score aa BCCG, Bari-Jay, A.B.S. , Laundry, Anne Klein, Evan Picone, Kasper, Scala or Betsey Johnson creation. Even bridal gowns can be purchased for about $70-$160. An extra is that her Mom is an expert seamstress who can adjust them all.
Hours: by appointment