(Closed) So while we wait… Have you thought of a wedding dress yet ?

posted 9 years ago in Waiting
  • poll: Have you picked a style of dress you would like ?

    No, it's too early to think of this!!

    I browsed on the webb, but nothing made me go wow yet :(

    I found one that I like :)

    I have one in my closet ready to go!

  • Post # 32
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    Years before i met my future husband, my sister was getting married. And while we were looking at dresses for her I found one that wasw just breath taking. It was champange colored, pick up skirt, just enough sparkle for me, and strapless. Now that I am engaged, do you think it’s still made? Nope which makes me a tad bit sad. But I realize that it wouldn’t really fit the theme of our wedding because it was very formal but man oh man I loved it. Now to actually go find THE dress.

    Post # 33
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2015

     I just found one I find utterly amazing today– Claire Pettibone’s Sparrow dress: http://www.clairepettibone.com/bridal/?cp=gowns/sparrow

    OH MY GOSH is it amazing!!! When the time comes I will probably figure out how to make one very much like it, since I have always wanted to make my own dress 🙂 Unfortunately these pictures do not do the dress justice, as the pics in the magazine I saw it in (Vermont Vows) do, or as the pics on her website do. Swoon. . .

    Post # 34
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

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    @kellswell:  I would sell my soul for a Jenny Packham or Johanna Johnson dress, easily. Sigh, 1930’s style is so glam. We’re basing our entire wedding off that era.

    Post # 35
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I know that SO has the ring, so its on as far as getting ideas haha.

    Here’s some of the contenders I want to try on.

    This is my number 1, easily.

     

    Post # 36
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I am pathetic. I’ve bummed around an Alfred Angelo sig store, ALONE, to look at dresses. The sales woman was very kind, I told her up front I’m not engaged but love AA and wanted to look and admire and she had no problem letting me look. She even answered all the questions I had about specifications for dresses and loaded me up with dress porn to take home (catalogs :P)

    I also have a binder full of dress cutouts from bridal mags I buy also bc I’m pathetic.

    And to top it all off, when I’ve gone with friends who were getting married and dress hunting, I let them twist my arm into trying a few on of my own. AAAHHHH HEAVEN!

    Post # 37
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    Helper bee

    I spend WAY too much time searching the internet for this kind of thing. I’ve always pictured myself in a v-neck sheath gown, and I know we’ll have a summer wedding. The first is by Ann Taylor, and the second is by Saja. 

    Post # 38
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    286 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    @allergicbee — mine too! So gorgeous!

    Post # 39
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    Found the one I want… James Clifford j21012s

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