(Closed) Appropriate dress for a guest at a winter wedding?

posted 5 years ago in Etiquette
  • poll: Is this dress appropriate for a guest to wear at a wedding?
    Yes : (33 votes)
    92 %
    No : (3 votes)
    8 %
    I've got another suggestion and have included a picture : (0 votes)
  • Post # 3
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    I think it’s lovely and definitely appropriate! Some sort of shawl or wrap would be a good option to keep warm outside.

    Post # 4
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    Faux fur wrap or jacket?  I like it!  I’d wear tights and cute heeled ankle boots with it.

    And I totally get what you mean about not having dresses (or any other item of clothing) after losing weight!  I dropped from an 18 to a 10-12 and I had to replace my ENTIRE wardrobe from the ground up… so expensive and stressful 🙁 (fun to shop but stressful at the amount of money it costs)

    Post # 5
    Hostess
    7561 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: January 2013

    I like it!

    Post # 6
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: February 2014 - Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts

    Very pretty and I would say buy it.  However, since its winter I would go for a complete floor length dress.  But I love the color…its a deep red (stay away from bright red).  You can add a long sleeve silver/grayish color bolero.  Then you can take it off once inside the castle if you want to, or keep it on.

     

    Post # 7
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    2057 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    A nice cashmere or angora cardigan would be fine!

    Post # 8
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2014 - Church

    @dannielle89:  You could do a bolero or a pashmina, along with some tights or nylons. If it were winter here I would say that you would be fine and just have a dress coat for the ceremony if it’s in a church, but I know that heaters and insulation are uncommon in Australia after living there!

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