(Closed) Did you/will you sell your dress?

posted 7 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Did you or will you plan on selling your wedding dress?
    YES : (23 votes)
    43 %
    NO : (31 votes)
    57 %
  • Post # 3
    154 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    i dont think you will regret it. i plan on selling my dress when I am done with it. i dont think things are like they used to be back then. obviously if you want to keep it, then keep it =)


    my mom was married in 1986, she got married a church, at her reception she ran out the back door and threw her gown in the dumpster  Wink 

    Post # 4
    3982 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    I am too sentimental to sell it. Plus it will be altered quite a bit so it would be difficult to sell anyway. Mentally, it makes sense. Emotionally… I can’t do it!

    Post # 5
    3281 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: March 2012

    I hope I can sell my dress after the wedding! lol

    That would honestly be ideal for me since it will just sit in my closet for the rest of my life. Hopefully, I can sell it to a bride for a fraction of the price that I bought it for and make her wedding day magical! lol im so cheesy

    Post # 6
    798 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    oh man, i’ve paid a pretty penny for my dress and would love to sell it.  But like PP i’d be afraid it would be altered so much, that it would be unsellable.

    Post # 7
    1498 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    My grandmother bought my dress, she’d be devestated if I ever sold it.

    Post # 8
    1757 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I voted “no” because I do not want to sell it. However, I plan on donating it, once it’s finally back from being cleaned.

    Post # 9
    14498 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    I am going to give away my reception dress and the dress I originally bought for the wedding, but I haven’t decided what to do with the dress I will actually wear for the ceremony.

    Post # 10
    2742 posts
    Sugar bee

    I just got mine. I plan on selling it. I can’t imagine what I’d use it for after this? And nah, I’m not sentimental.

    Post # 11
    3049 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: January 1991

    I doubt I’ll sell it. Mostly because it seems like too much work for me to sell it online. And I am almost certain nobody close will want to buy it.

    Post # 12
    6825 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    More than likely not because my dress is being custom fit for my body.

    Post # 13
    277 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    I’m too sentimental. I’ll probably end up keeping mine… I said I would sell it when I first went dress shopping, but after putting it on and falling in love, I don’t think I could part with it.

    Post # 14
    8353 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I will definately be selling my gown after the wedding because I will no longer have a use for it. If I want to reminisce about it, I will just look at our wedding pictures 🙂

    Post # 15
    542 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I had planned on selling mine from the moment I bought it especially since it was dress #2 for me and I really didn’t have the money to buy it in the first place. But now, I fear I am growing too attached 😀 I’ll have to see how I am feeling after the wedding.

    Post # 16
    671 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: March 2018

    I decided to wait a year and then decide whether or not to sell.  Well, we are six weeks away from the one year mark and I still can’t decide!  I guess since I am unsure, I will continue to keep it.  It was a sample and cost $600 so I never went into the purchase thinking I would need to resell in order to recoup some money.

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