(Closed) Torn between two dresses

posted 8 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which is better?

    Lace (first dress)

    Silk (second dress)

  • Post # 18
    506 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    Love the lace, the satin is nice too, but the lace makes you look WOW. And No, I dont see anything disproportion at all with the lace dress.

    Post # 19
    225 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2014

    It’s about whichever you feel more comfortable in. I love the first dress, but if you don’t think it’s flattering or won’t work with your figure, think seriously about the second one. I think the second one is a little safer, but it does make your top half look great- I’m just more of a lace fan than the second material in general.

    Post # 20
    758 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    Both look beautiful on you!  I voted for the silk dress only because I prefer the neckline of the silk dress.

    There is something off in the neckline of the lace dress that’s drawing my eye there…if you could alter it, I’m sure it would be beautiful – I love the rest of the dress and the keyhole mock-up that they did for you.

    Post # 21
    672 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    I say go with whatever YOU want and what YOU will be most comfortable in. I absolutely loved my dress, but it was so uncomfortable to wear for the whole day. Make comfort a priority!! They both look great on you, but remember, this is YOUR wedding- so even if everyone loves the lace one, they aren’t the ones wearing it. 

    Post # 22
    764 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    I literally had my mouth open and gasped when i saw you in the silk dress that’s the effect it had on me WOW !!!!! you look so FABULOUS in that silk dress … Please pick that one !


    Post # 23
    1151 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    The lace dress is STUNNING! The back is going to look incredible. However, the satin one is also VERY flattering on you. I don’t think you can go wrong either way. If you decide to keep your original dress know that it looks amazing on you! 

    Post # 24
    141 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    @melbgirl:  You look great in either dress. Personally I like the lace one better but obviously you want to be comfortable on the big day! If you do opt for the silk one, maybe you could purchase and then resell the lace one? 

    Post # 25
    1508 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Oh gosh LACE ALL THE WAY, no contest!!! I honestly can not believe you’re even torn, the first dress looks so much better! It is amazing and looks soooo gorgeous on you — even with those less-than-pro photos you look like you could be a bridal model in that dress. It is beautiful, unique, and timeless; reminds me of Princess Kate.

    The second dress is not as flattering because of the pleating — it makes you look MUCH heavier than you are from the side. Also, that style will look super dated in about 10 minutes. Plus I personally do not like the clash of horrizontal and vertical lines.

    Post # 26
    9795 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I think they are both lovely, I would pick whichever one feels right and is the most comfortable! I can’t tell about your tummy on the first one, as it’s hard to tell from the picture and angle.

    That being said, have you tried some type of belt with crystals/etc on with dress 2?  I think that might make it look even better.  For some reason, I feel like it’s missing something.

    Between the two as they are shown in the photo…I’d go with the lace unless you will be uncomfortable in it!  Then I would go with the silk with a belt! Because you look great in both!

    Post # 27
    346 posts
    Helper bee

    the second shows your body off. and its amazing!!!!

    Post # 28
    327 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I LOVE the first one, especially the back!! It is beautiful on you! I cannot even tell you wear a 30E! 

    Post # 29
    504 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2013

    Wow, you really have chosen two completely different styles, I mean totally opposite ends of the spectrum- in one you are saying demure and classy and in the other you are saying look at me, Im confident about who I am and what I’m about. I think you really need to think about what who you want to present to the world on your wedding day. Forget about everyone else’s opinion. They both look good on your body, your issue is around who you are not how you look in these dresses 

    Post # 30
    28 posts
    • Wedding: November 2012

    You look amazing in both. – I was going to opt for 2 (similar to a style I adore, but can’t wear), but 

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    @valintine is right, you’re going to be having these pics on your wall for the next,what? 50? 80? Maybe 100? Years (science is doing crazy stuff all the time, but I digress…)

    1 is timeless, and gorgeous on you, and I am rather envious I can’t get away with something like thatM

    Post # 31
    22 posts
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I would peronally go for the dress that I found by chance simply because the only opinion that really mattered when you found it was yours. and thats the only thing that matters, feel beautiful in what you wear, feel comfortable and forget the deposit already!

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