Multiple dresses?!

posted 3 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Are you going to have more than one dress for your big day?
    Yes : (10 votes)
    10 %
    No : (80 votes)
    83 %
    Maybe : (6 votes)
    6 %
  • Post # 3
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    @ChessiLeanne:  No I think it’s great if you want to wear it the whole time! My cousin’s advice to me was she knew she loved her dress so much she wouldn’t want to get out of it. And when else will you have a chance to wear that beautiful dress? I say wear it as long as you want to!

    Post # 4
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    635 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @ChessiLeanne:  I am planning on wearing my wedding dress all the way up to the after party.  Initially i bought a reception dress, but it didn’t fit the way i wanted it to.

    Post # 5
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    3978 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    I love my dress. Why would I want to take it off a half hour later?

    Post # 6
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    2912 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    i wore my dress all night! i never wanted to take it off 🙂

    Post # 7
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    464 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    @ChessiLeanne:  When I got married the first time, and this time as well. I will wear my dress all day. Both men wanted me to have it on that night.

    Did not work out so well with the first. Should have been a sign of what was to come in that marriage!

    Post # 8
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    374 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I voted maybe…. because technically it’s one dress and one sari. I’ll wear my wedding dress for the Christian ceremony, a sari for the Hindu ceremony, then back into my wedding dress for the reception (and I’ll leave in it too).

    Post # 9
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    1428 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Rosehill Community Center

    After wearing my big, poufy, corset back dress for 2 hours at my first alterations appointment, I am very afraid I’m going to die being laced up in that thing all day…  My plan it to bring one of my many white dresses (one I will wear for the rehearsal or bachelorette or even a shower) so that if just loosening doesn’t help, I will have an alternative that is still cute, but much comfier.  Otherwise I am afraid I’ll either die or end up in pajamas, and that would be pretty awful either way…  So I’m a maybe!

    Post # 10
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    2992 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I am keeping that dress on until the last possible moment. It will be the last weddig dress I wear so I am going to milk it for all its worth!

    Post # 11
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    I’m having two dresses, since we’re having the ceremony on one evening and the reception the next day. I have one dress for the ceremony and the reception and then another dress for dinner after the ceremony, so that the (main/first) dress is sure to stay clean for the reception 🙂

    Post # 12
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    1887 posts
    Buzzing bee

    @ChessiLeanne:  It is perfectly fine to wear your gown the entire time if you love it!  I will be wearing mine for my entire event, because never again will I get to wear a wedding gown.  I want to make it last!

    Post # 13
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    11772 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    If you’re going from the reception to someplace else and not using a limo, I think it makes perfect sense to change!

    Personally, I did NOT want to change out of my dress! But it was 53lbs, and we did dancing like 5 hours after our reception ended (we went out dancing that night), so I had a second, tea-length dress I wore for that!

     

    Post # 14
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    2620 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    i ended up changing 30 minutes befor the last dance just cause i was too hot from my angelina by maggie  dress- even with the bustle i was tripping on the dress

    Post # 15
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    @ChessiLeanne:  When I got married I wore my dress all the way to the honeymoon hotel. And even then I was like “Do you think I could go to dinner in this thing?” Of course I did not. (I had an afternoon wedding with a dessert only reception)

    Post # 16
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2015

    I think the norm is to have just 1 dress, a reception or exit dress is more like an extra so don’t worry about it 🙂 Your dress is lovely btw

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