I. . . AHEM. . . made my first wedding-y purchase a minute ago

posted 3 years ago in Waiting
Post # 4
573 posts
Busy bee

I’ve not purhased anything yet but it is hard!  There’s always so may pretty ribbons, flowers, fascinators!


P.s. I just bought fabric to make my first dress by pattern: a reproduction regency era day dress.  We’ll see how it goes.  I can handsew and I can sometimes follow instructions.  Put the to two together and we’ll see what happens! 😛

Post # 5
605 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2014

i think that is awesome that you’re going to make your own dress. can’t wait to see what it looks like when you are done making it! as for me, all i have bought so far is fabric that matches the color of my BM dresses. i’m giving them fabric to use when they look for their dress. that’s it for now but i have a feeling that those wedding purchases will become more common in the upcoming months!

Post # 6
11300 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2013

Pics pls!

Post # 7
1022 posts
Bumble bee

I bought an amazing white dress sun dress that I thought would just be perfect for something wedding related, two years before I was engaged.

It made a lovely bridal shower dress.

Post # 8
2555 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

@Creiddylad:  At least it isn’t monogramed costers or something. 🙂 If it’s something that you hypothetically COULD use, even without a wedding, I tihnk you’re safe. 🙂

Post # 9
6948 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2015

@Creiddylad:  A few months ago I bought a silver sixpence from my SO’s birth year. You know.. “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe”? Eh. It was a couple bucks. I don’t feel bad about it. 😛

Post # 14
2151 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2015

@Creiddylad:  oh wow, those buttons are gorgeous. I didnt know you’re going to be making your dress! That’s amazing. I wish I was that talented haha. I’ve been looking for specific items as opposed to ‘ideas’ lately, bookmarking exact items that I want to buy, but I havnt actually purchased anything (so far :P). So I’m right there on that crazy train with you! 

Post # 16
11300 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: August 2013

@Creiddylad:  Love the buttons AND the ring!

At least you didn’t go nuts and buy a dress before you’re in a relationship. I worked with a girl who did that. Creeeeeeeeeeeeptastic.

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