Model pic versus real bride…

posted 2 years ago in Dress
Post # 2
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2014

I think mine looks quite different…but in a good way!

Model pic:

on me:

Post # 3
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

Wow, both of those dresses look so good “IRL”, less like artists renditions or sketches.

Also, love the cap sleeves addition on your dress SellyJo. And your hairpiece (aswell as the dress) applecat.

Post # 4
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

Here’s mine.  I got married in May.

Post # 7
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

 

SellyJo:  I think your dress is much prettier on you with the cap sleeves.  I love the cap sleeve look.

Post # 8
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

 

applecat:  I love the illusion neckline.  I agree the dress is much prettier on you than the model!

Post # 9
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

I think mine looks a bit different because I’m a bit shorter than the model, so the ruffles start higher on me. Loved my dress!

Post # 10
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2015 - Dreams Las Mareas - Costa Rica

applecat:  wow!!! you look gorgeous!!!

Post # 12
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

I honestly think most of the time, the models are too thin.  Who wants to see breast bones sticking out on strapless dresses.  I just want to fix most of them a nice steak and tell them to eat!  I am not a fan of the bony look.  Espeacially as we age (I am old).  Bony people look older.

Post # 13
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

SellyJo:  thank you! Lol, my bridesmaid actually didn’t want me to try it on at all because she really disliked the model picture, but once I put it on we all loved it! 🙂

Post # 14
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2014

Mrs.Daly:  bkprettygirl:  Mrs.Sawyertobe:  Wow thanks ladies!!

Mrs.Sawyertobe:  Haha I am skinny/bony (just the way I’ve always been) and that was part of my reasoning for not wanting a strapless dress. I felt like it just accentuated my bony-ness.

Post # 15
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2014 - UK

SellyJo:  I’ll play, since I got some new pictures at the weekend! Admittedly in the sample, since mine’s currently being deconstructed for alterations, but still…

 

 

 

And then me…

 

Sorry for the picspam, I couldn’t decide which photo was the least unflattering, so you got all of them.

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