(Closed) Need your thoughts! Ivory Dress and White men’s shirts??

posted 7 years ago in Grooms/men
Post # 3
1626 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

It won’t be a problem, especially if the guys are wearing a vest or jacket over their shirts. You really can’t tell unless you layer the white shirt over the ivory dress, which I suspect you’re not planning on doing. It’ll be fine 🙂

Post # 3
1925 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

I plan on doing white shirts with my ivory dress.  I really don’t think it’ll matter.  It’s not like the white will be directly next to your dress, they’ll be wearing jackets right?  I wouldn’t worry about it at all.  I’m not.

Post # 4
802 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

I’m having white shirts & my dress is ivory! Hold the shirt up next to your dress if your worried

Post # 5
1729 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

im doing the same..my dress is a light ivory, the jackets of the suite/tuxes wuth set it off anyway..i wouldnt worry

Post # 5
9029 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

It doesnt matter. Even if you get Ivory shirts for the men, it will still not be an exact match to your dress because ivory shirts are more yellow than Ivory gowns. 

Post # 6
46590 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Your dress will NOT look dingy! Your FI’s suit will be next to your dress not his shirt.

Do a search here on WeddingBee for many more posts for some extra reassurance.

Post # 7
1352 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

@jaykayel:  I’m doing the white shirts and my dress is ivory.  Those Mens Warehouse “ivory” shirts are yellow!! EW! My dress is NOT that color.

Post # 8
1425 posts
Bumble bee

This is a guest photo, but I had an ivory dress and Darling Husband wore a white shirt.  I don’t think it looks dingy…


Post # 9
5797 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2011

Don’t worry about it, your dress will not look dirty.

Post # 10
3314 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

My dress was ivory and the guys wore white shirt.  You couldn’t even tell.

Post # 11
7311 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2011 - Bed & Breakfast

I’ll echo PPs…. ivory and white work fine together. My dress was ivory and his shirt was white.

Post # 12
106 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

OMG i had the same experiance!! Changing the guys shirts to white on my way home tonight now that i see my ivory dress will in fact, not look Dingy!!!!

Post # 13
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I did ivory dress and white shirts as well.  I do NOT like the look of ivory shirts at all!  All the pics looked great.  Not to worry.

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