(Closed) Reception Dress in this situation?

posted 7 years ago in Reception
  • poll: Should I change dresses for a nice restaurant reception?
    Yes : (5 votes)
    17 %
    No : (23 votes)
    77 %
    I'm unsure because... : (2 votes)
    7 %
  • Post # 3
    909 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    location wise it might make sense but if you love it so much, why change it just because someone else says so…..

    Post # 4
    11482 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    I don’t think you should change out of your gown unless that’s something you personally had your heart set on doing.

    It’s your wedding day, and you have a beautiful wedding gown that you love! It shouldn’t matter at all  that your reception is not in some large, hotel ballroom but, rather an upscale restaurant. It’s still your wedding reception, and it’s completely acceptable — expected even — for you to attend your wedding reception in your beautiful wedding dress. 🙂

    Post # 6
    11482 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    @sheepandbear:  Where are you concerned that it may cause irritation to your skin?

    Post # 7
    93 posts
    Worker bee

    Love love this dress… Do you have pics of you in It?

    Post # 9
    2203 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    Love your dress… Who is the designer? I think you can wear the same dress all night! 

    Post # 11
    5543 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: December 2011

    You’re the bride, it is very hard to be over dressed. I say wear the dress you love all day! When else in your life will you wear a big poofy ball gown??!

    Post # 12
    3768 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - Brookfield Zoo

    I agree with everyone else — if you love your dress, don’t let others force you into changing!  When else are you going to wear that beautiful gown??

    Post # 13
    2496 posts
    Buzzing bee

    @sheepandbear:  Love the dress! Can you just take out the petticoat and bustle it?

    And maybe switch to a plain or blingy belt?

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