(Closed) I’m officially a two dress bride (HELP, my wedding is less than 4 wks away!)

posted 7 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Help
    Dress One (white with swirls) : (153 votes)
    71 %
    Dress Two (black with white rose side) : (31 votes)
    14 %
    Keep lookin' neither one of these work. : (32 votes)
    15 %
  • Post # 3
    6825 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    Personally I would keep your oiginal dress. The 2nd dress to me is to prom looking.

    Post # 4
    7777 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    I have to agree, I’d keep the original too, it looks GORGEOUS on you.

    Post # 5
    852 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2011

    ^ exactly. The first one is VERY original – I’ve never seen anything like it before, and it’s very classic and stunning. The second one looks like a prom dress. You were right with your first choice!

    Post # 6
    165 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    First off the sillohouette on the first dress looks fab on you. The second dress is kind of awkard where the black top and the white bottom meet.  I think red roses would be beautiful.  Since you are already breaking away from the cabin theme with your dress I don’t see the point in having your flowers tie in with that said theme.  You should just do roses in red, the color that you love. Good luck with everything!

    Post # 8
    883 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    The second dress just looks heavy to me. I vote for first one!

    Post # 9
    2053 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I like the first one on you very much. It’s got your black and white, and is delicate with a classic, elegant silhouette. And you know, I do picture that one in a woodsy/natural setting as your cabin. Those *are* flowers and leaves in the black embroidery detail, yes? Enjoy it and don’t torture yourself any longer. 😉 Congratulations on your upcoming wedding!

    Oh, one more thing. I can see you with your hair up and a big beautiful red rose in your hair to get you that burst of red! Pretty!

    Post # 10
    122 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: February 2012

    I VOTE DRESS #1!! The second dress looks more like a prom dress 🙂

    Post # 11
    811 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2011

    I just don’t understand the second dress…why the white swirls out of the black?Plus, I don’t actually think the ruching adds anything to your body…I mean look how much thinner you look in the first dress?

    The first dress looks great fantastic AMAZING on you. Plus I think it does suit your venue because its very vintage, the pattern is a little victorian, but the shape and colour is obviously modern.

    Have you considered a smiple cathedral veil with the first? It will make it all wedding!


    Post # 12
    14494 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    The first one shows off that amazing figure that you have. I vote that one. The second is pretty, but I think it kind of wears you where as you wear the first. I can’t wait to see the recaps of your wedding.

    Post # 13
    606 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I’m in the minority but I like the second dress.  I think it will look stunning with a bouquet of red roses and red shoes. 

    Since both of your dresses are not very country or rustic I don’t think you should keep looking because I don’t think that’s your style and looking at more dresses isn’t going to change that.  Go with one of the two you already have, you look great in both of them.

    Post # 14
    1486 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I like the first dress more!  I also wanted to mention that a lot of people dye their petticoats… it is easier to do than find the perfect color.  If you do a search there are quite a few threads around on how to do it. 

    Post # 15
    3166 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    keep with the 1st one, the 2nd is prom-y to me (i know they’re both prom dresses, but the 2nd one is more overt). i think you look amazing in the 1st one!

    Post # 16
    468 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2010

    I’m on the first dress bandwagon! It is absolutely gorgeous on you and while non-traditional, it still looks bridal to me.

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