(Closed) Wearing my dress twice…what would you do?

posted 4 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

I’d wear the dress twice. From your description it sounds lovely but more casual and it wouldn’t be out of place at a pub reception. Unlike a full sparkly ballgown, say! 

Wearing it to both occasions means you get the fun and pleasure out of a special outfit twice too. And what’s not to like about that?

Smile

 

Post # 4
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

@lucyzta:  Why not wear it?  If you’re counting the pub as an official marriage celebration, do it up!

Post # 5
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

@lucyzta:  I’d wear it twice!

Post # 6
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2014 - Beach

I’d wear it twice or if budget allows i would get a second white shorter dress with a statement necklace maybe to suit the ambiance of the pub but i’ll def. wear white 🙂 do you have a picture of the dress?

Post # 7
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2014 - UK

If I could wear my dress twice I would be all over that shiz. Definitely do it!

Post # 8
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

Yes to wearing the white dress! I agree with a PP who suggested adding a statement necklace or some other accessory to make it more pub-appropriate, I think that’s a brilliant idea. 

ETA: Since your dress is strapless, you could also throw on a cardigan, it will keep you warm and make the whole outfit look a little more casual. 

Post # 9
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Helper bee

@lucyzta:  I would SO wear my dress twice! Maybe like another bee suggested add a statement necklace or switch up the accessories in some way but I definitely would rock it to celebrate with friends.

Post # 11
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: April 2013 - A court...

Yes! 🙂 also had a court wedding, wore a white dress, then a week later my mil invited us and family over to celebrate so I wore another ;similar style ) white dress 🙂

Post # 12
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2014

I would totally wear my dress twice!!!

Post # 13
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

I would love to wear my dress again,  do it! 

Post # 14
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I’d wear it twice. I bet you more brides would love to don their bridal finery again, but white ball gowns or satin mermaid gowns are just not appropriate everyday wear.

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