(Closed) So, I tried on my first dress…

posted 8 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
2475 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I think a lot of bees have that dress.  I just think brides are either a big ball gown type of gal or not – you sound like the latter!

Post # 5
7152 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2010

Go for it!! Let us know how it goes secondtime around πŸ™‚

Post # 6
571 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2009

That’s my dress!  LOL

Post # 7
4765 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 2011 - Vintage Villas

That’s such a popular dress! It’s gorgeous, but I’m with you on this one – definitely not my style. Some girls pull it off beautifully, though!

Post # 8
5984 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2010

ladyjenn-you look WAY better in that dress than the model! OMG you make it look amazing….i dont like the dress on the model. πŸ˜€


Mogget-I hear you! i could never wear a dress like that! I am pushing it with an A-line. πŸ˜€ good luck

Post # 9
234 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

i was super excited about trying on “maggie sottero-hampton” then I went and tried on a dress that was about the same “fullness” as it and I totally felt EXACTLY like a “1600 dollar cupcake!” ahhhh and I felt 30 lbs lighter after I took the thing off…

I ended up with this dress…. πŸ™‚ I’m in love.


Goood luck with your dress search!!!


Post # 11
1385 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

I hear you- for petite brides a ball gown can really overwhelm your frame. :o) I know I didn’t feel comfortable in them, but I’m only 5 feet tall!

Post # 13
4663 posts
Honey bee

OMG that’s huge! lol beautiful dress, but ginormous!!

Post # 14
838 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

That dress is pretty… but yes dresses are heavy!! I was almost sweating in mine.. 

Post # 15
3252 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Yep. There are a lot of bees on here who have the Sabelle. I’m not one but it is a lovely dress just sounds like way to much for you. Good luck on your next try.

Post # 16
1526 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

I think the Sabelle dress is gorgeous but I like you couldnt really pull it off. My wedding is a little too informal to pull off a large dress like that. Keep looking tho, I had a lot of fun dress shopping =)

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