FMIL offered me her veil for my wedding

posted 4 years ago in Accessories
  • poll: Lace veil???
    Lace detail would be too much, go with something else. : (0 votes)
    Lace edges won't be too much, go for it! : (33 votes)
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  • Post # 3
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - The Down Town Club, Philadelphia

    Well, without photos it’s hard to give a concrete answer, but I think it sounds lovely.

    My opinion is: if you’re in laws give you a gift, accept it. My future sister in law offered me her late mothers pearl necklace, that all FI’s sisters have worn in their weddings. (FI’s mom is deceased.) I’m not really a pearl necklace kind of gal, but how do you say no to that? You don’t. You wear the necklace, bc it means something to them. And FI. 

    Same thing with the veil.

    Smile

    Post # 5
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - The Down Town Club, Philadelphia

    @donna_saur:  Oh I think a lace edge would be really gorgeous with your dress!!! 

    Post # 6
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I think it’s perfectly fine. Not alot is going on with your dress and the lace would just really be a great detail to bring our your dress. Just try on the veil with your dress but I would wear it anyway. I mean, you wont be wearing it too long anyway (pics and ceremony and possibly during your first dances).

    Post # 7
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    Buzzing bee

    with that dress you can go in any direction and i think lace is a great direction!!! with some nice pearls would be lovely!

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