Bridal Shower Dress Decision…Comfort or Beauty?

posted 2 months ago in Dress
  • poll: What should I do?
    Wear Dress 1 : (40 votes)
    57 %
    Wear Dress 2 : (30 votes)
    43 %
    Other suggestion in comments : (0 votes)
  • Post # 2
    Member
    6337 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2016

    These dresses are SO similar I have no idea why one would make you feel frumpy and the other male you feel amazing. I would go with the more comfortable one.

    Post # 3
    Member
    178 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: July 2017

    I would go with comfort…they both look amazing on you but so similar so I would rather be comfy. 

    Post # 4
    Member
    2967 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2017 - Poppy Ridge Golf Course

    I had to look between the two a couple times just to notice the differences. Choose comfort.

    Post # 6
    Member
    2460 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: November 2014

    Those two dresses are practically identical. Go with the first one, especially if the fabric in the second one’s fabric is snug. You’ll be sitting down openings gifts and you won’t want to feel like you’re being suffocated. 

    Post # 7
    Member
    64 posts
    Worker bee

    Both look stunning on you! You should definitely feel amazing in the first dress because you look it. That being said, I would go for the first one because you DO look amazing and it’s more comfortable. Win-win!

    Post # 8
    Member
    535 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2017

    Brittney Neff :  go for comfort – if the second one is tight around your neck just standing there, I imagine it will feel even more restrictive when you’re sitting down or moving.

    Post # 9
    Member
    3156 posts
    Sugar bee

    You look equally slim in the two dresses in photos. The first dress is more interesting and more comfortable–I vote number one!

    Post # 10
    Member
    157 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: March 2018

    It’s the bridal shower. Unless you hired professional photography to take photos that you’ll keep for a lifetime – go with comfort.

    Post # 11
    Member
    861 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: March 2018

    I’m against the grain here haha. If it were me personally, I could handle a couple of hours of discomfort if I knew I looked bangin’ (which you do in both dresses, but the second one especially!)

    Post # 12
    Member
    2437 posts
    Buzzing bee

    I think dress 1 looks better on you.  From experience even if a dress looks amazing but is uncomfortable, you will not be amazing in it because you are uncomfortable.  When the dreses look equally good go for comfort

    Post # 13
    Member
    465 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: October 2016

    I actually like the second one a lot better even though they’re incredibly similar. I think the higher neckline & losing that trim at the bottom really elongates the look of the dress making it much more flattering. If it’s just a couple hours, I’d go with #2

    Post # 14
    Member
    957 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2017

    I much prefer the second dress. 

    Post # 15
    Member
    187 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: July 2017 - State Park

    It took a couple looks to even see a difference in the dresses. I’d go for comfort.

    Leave a comment


    Get our weekly roundup of the best of Weddingbee.
    I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.

    Find Amazing Vendors