(Closed) Can I wear this black/white number to a wedding?

posted 9 years ago in Etiquette
Post # 3
3175 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I don’t see why that would be any problem. It’s not somber enough to be seen as funeral gear & not white enough to compete with the bride.

Post # 4
3967 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

@pinkybunny:  If you were coming to my wedding, I’d think that’s fine, but I’m not too uptight about “what guests can or cannot wear.” As long as it’s tasteful, not all white or ivory, and isn’t some evening ballgown, I think it’s ok!

Post # 5
451 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

YES!! I might suggest a colored cardigan in the color scheme of the wedding. B/W dress can totally pull off  colored cardigan which can be worn until the dancing starts. From one busty hourglass hourglass to another, I would rock totally rock this dress too!!

Post # 6
7899 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2012 - Pelican Grand Beach Resort

I think it’s fine, but you can always ask the brides to make sure.

Post # 8
1722 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I don’t see a problem with it

Post # 9
672 posts
Busy bee

I think it’s great. I do hang pretty closely to the idea of not wearing anything white or all black to a wedding, but it really doesn’t fall into either of those rules. It’s very wedding appropriate.

Post # 10
1445 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I think it’s totally appropriate.

Post # 11
2104 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

If you’re trying to please conservative wedding guests, this is not the way to go. My conservative mother would have a heart attack. If the colors were reversed, you could at least cover the white with a jacket but no. 

Post # 12
1479 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

Oh please. That dress is FINE. Go forth and wear it and have fun, girl!

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