(Closed) Lost 40 lbs, unsure about dresses! Help!

posted 5 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
1032 posts
Bumble bee

Holy wow!! First of all, congratulations on losing so much weight in such a small amount of time! You’re an inspiration to me; I’m currently trying to lose 30 lbs.

Ok, now onto the dresses… I love both of them! I love the mori lee the most though. Unfortunately I’m not going to be of much help on suggesting a specific dress like the one you described.. but just wanted to say that the first one is my fav! 🙂

Post # 4
609 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

i actually much prefer the first dress. I think it accentuates your small waist and is very feminine and pretty.

Post # 5
1251 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

I lost 50 pounds (just prior to going wedding dress shopping) and I can definitely understand wanting to show your new curves and figure off! Even A-Lines that were not too full were too much fabric for me, I went with something that showed off my new figure and was still very flattering.

I like the second dress you have shown (the first is lovely too!) but I am too not a fan of pick ups. How about these ones:



Post # 6
4682 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 2014

Congrats on losing weight! Any tips?


i like both dresses, but I think the first one suits you better. Are you trying to lose more weight? Not that you need to, but if you do, you might want to wait to do alterations.

Post # 7
4014 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Love the first dress on you! It gives you a tiny waist! Congrats on the weightloss, you look fabulous!

Post # 8
37 posts
  • Wedding: July 2017

I think you look even more amazing in the first dress! Congrats on your weight loss.

Post # 9
3400 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Wow, what a huge success! Congrats on the weight loss!

I tend to agree with the others, that the first dress is much more flattering as it really excentuated how tiny your waist is 🙂

Post # 12
109 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

@Vamback:  Congrats! 1st dress makes you look amazing!!

Post # 13
62 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

maggie sottero adorae is very similar to dress 2, without pickups.  I love dress 1 on you though

Post # 14
839 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

@Vamback:  I’m really digging the Mori Lee. It fits you so well! Also, congrats on the weight loss. What a huge accomplishment! 

Post # 15
7385 posts
Busy Beekeeper

You look amazing, first dress defintely!

Post # 16
951 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2014 - Savannah, GA

Definitely the first dress!  I think it is timeless, while the 2nd is trendy right now.  You look great in it!

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