(Closed) Did you name your dress?

posted 8 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Did you name your dress?

    My dress was already named! Loved the name!!

    My dress was already named! Hated the name!!

    My dress was NOT named! I did/want to name her!!

    My dress was NOT named! I don't care, she's mine with or without a name!!

  • Post # 19
    132 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    My dress was custom so came without a name. My mother named her Gertrude. 

    Post # 20
    289 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2015

    I love my dress’ name! It’s Augusta Jones’ Alisa, and my first name is Alysa so it’s pretty perfect 🙂

    Post # 21
    1268 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: January 1994

    I had a non traditional dress. It didn’t have a name!

    Post # 22
    1934 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    My dress came named embrace… not really a name. But I don’t hate it. I just call it my dress.

    Post # 23
    4435 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    @butterflywings: Mine came with a name, but I can’t remember it now! 

    Post # 24
    769 posts
    Busy bee

    @butterflywings:  I bought a  handmade vintage dress online that has an inside tag that reads ‘Terry’. I’m not sure if it was made by or for a Terry but it is a solid gender neutral name so that is the name I adopted!

    Post # 25
    7658 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2013

    I’m not even sure if my dress had a formal name! I bought it as a sample and I never really looked into if it had a name or what it’s number is.

    Post # 26
    409 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2013

    My dress just has a number so I decided to rename her as Anastacia! But I don’t actually ever refer to her as that! lol 

    Post # 27
    1344 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    No, it’s a hunk of fabric and naming it seems weird. 

    Post # 28
    1403 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

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    @Pinkmoon:  +1 for real.  Just when I think I’ve read all the silliness…. personifying and naming dresses?  It’s bad enough when people call their rings “she” and “her.”  Do those get named too?

    Post # 29
    1862 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Nope!  I rarely ever name anything (so to make up for it our kids will probably have ridiculously long names!) Everyone else in my family names their cars, their houses, etc.  Mine is only one without a name so far. 

    Post # 30
    177 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    I have never heard of anyone calling a wedding dress a “she” until visiting this board.  I just refer to mine as “it” and so did all of my friends who are married.  Is this a regional thing??  It’s totally bizarre to me!

    Post # 31
    753 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    @butterflywings:  lol, I have only referred to her as my new used car because in the end she will actually cost more than double what I paid for my first car ( cringe) but no real name yet. Maybe when I have her in my hands – Or I also say my “essence of Australia” when referring to her…so maybe no name is needed:)

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