(Closed) Dress or ring?

posted 6 years ago in Emotional
  • poll: Whats more exciting?
    Getting your engagement ring : (104 votes)
    87 %
    Getting your dress : (15 votes)
    13 %
  • Post # 3
    1026 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    I got my ring while on vacation in NY.  It was super romantic and exciting and amazing.  Dress shopping was fun and I love my dress.  But due to some family/mother drama I was the only one excited to be dress shopping.  It didn’t ruin the day but it definitely put a damper on the day.

    Post # 4
    720 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2013

    Hmm I think the ring!

    Post # 5
    2577 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Ring. You will be looking at that sucker the rest of your LIFE!


    Having said that, my dress was equally expensive!

    Post # 6
    2699 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    I feel so superficial for saying this but I found them equally as exciting!

    Post # 8
    1297 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: November 1999

    Ring for me! I picked a dress under time/budget constraints, and I wasn’t super comfortable with being put on display dress after dress (even though my ladies were supportive and fabulous). The ring, on the other hand, was perfectly picked and given to me with just us there.

    My ring is in getting replated now and I miss it…

    Post # 9
    890 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    Getting the ring was more exciting probably because I didn’t pick out my dress my Future Mother-In-Law is making it lol.  But they are both exciting but more of the propsal = ring for me 🙂 I was so happy that day. 

    Post # 10
    4464 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: February 2012

    I chose ring because my dress was SUCH a let down. It’s honestly so disappointing still. So yeah, my forever ring that I get to look at every day is much more exciting than the let down dress that I wore for 12 hours. 

    Post # 11
    1140 posts
    Bumble bee

    My forever ring. I was excited about getting a gorgeous gown but in actuality it’s just 1 dress for 1 day and my ring I wear all the time, every day, for the rest of my life.

    Post # 12
    246 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    @MrsOliveBird:  I agree. I said ring, because you have that for life! (:

    Post # 13
    263 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    The ring, I got it on a surprise vacation trip so every time I look at it it makes me smile. My dress made me smile, but I wasn’t super excited.

    Post # 14
    1072 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    The ring. I knew he was gonna give it to me on our 2 year anniversary trip. But I didn’t know how or when. It ended up being in our hotel room and very private which I loved. 

    Post # 15
    1289 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    Agreed! Getting the ring (and the proposal!) was definitely more exciting and less stressful for me at least!

    Post # 16
    853 posts
    Busy bee

    The ring! The greatest surprise/happiest moment ever!! And something that you’ll look at every day, for the rest of your life. More memories attached to your ring and your relationship together. A dress is super fun to shop for but realistically, you will wear it one day. The ring symbolizes so much more.

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