(Closed) Anyone else NOT excited when they got the call that their dress came in?

posted 5 years ago in Dress
  • poll: How did you feel when you got the call that your dress came in?
    Excited! : (10 votes)
    43 %
    Terrified. : (3 votes)
    13 %
    A little of both. : (10 votes)
    43 %
  • Post # 3
    Hostess
    23597 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    @ThatOneGirl9613:  Aww honey! 🙁  hugs to you!  Maybe when you go in and finally try on your dress, you’ll feel a little better!  Don’t worry, everything will be okay!

    Post # 4
    Member
    2187 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    I had the same fear when my dress arrived! It was the second dress I purchased ( had major dress regret with my first purchase) and I was completely terrified that it wouldn’t fit well or look good. I was warned by the consultants that the sample I tried on was older and the tulle had settled and flattened; she mentioned that my dress would be very full-skirted. I was so scared that I waited 4 days after it arrived before going in to the salon to try on my dress and take it home. 

    Me in the sample dress:

    Me in MY dress the day I picked it up:

    Me on my wedding day with my daddy:

    Luckily, my dress fit perfectly (seriously, the only alterations I had done were adding a bustle and removing the boning from the bust area; everything else fit perfectly) and I was ridiculously happy wearing it on my wedding day. Don’t stress about it; it’s going to be fine. And if it’s not perfect, alternations can fix just about anything. Hugs!

     

    Post # 5
    Member
    10 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: July 2016

    I’m sure those thoughts run through majority of brides’ minds, so don’t you worry. I’m sure it will fit like a glove! And if you’re unhappy, you can always have changes made.

    Post # 6
    Member
    547 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    @ThatOneGirl9613:  I’m pretty nervous. My dress just came in, and I have my fitting next week. I’m excited to see it after 9 months of waiting, but i’m also totaly terrified. I have several worries like a) it’s not going to fit at all and will have to be completely reworked and then what happens to all the beading! (i lost a bit of weight), b) it’s in a different color than I tried it on in (what if I end up hating the color I ordered!?), and c) what if I was just excited on the day we bought the dress and it doesn’t look as good as I thought… I’m not sure if it makes you feel better to know that I’m worrying, too. But I will say that I don’t think it’s out of the ordinary to stress over it and it will be better once we try it on and get it altered. Everything will work out eventually with alterations, if not when you go and try it on. =)

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