(Closed) What would you do? (kinda long and pic heavy)

posted 8 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which would you choose?
    Dress 1- Primavera. Suck it up and quit looking. It's pretty : (138 votes)
    63 %
    Dress 2- Devenport Even if it means sacrificing other parts of the wedding to afford it. : (81 votes)
    37 %
  • Post # 33
    330 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    I think the Primavera dress looks great on you! Aside from that, it is a great price.

    Post # 35
    90 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    @luvmyDwight: i dont but i was down there for vacation and the very first place i went gown shopping. i looove claire pettibone and ian studart and the lady that owned the place helped me. i almost bought pettiboness chantilly but i live in minnesota so i passed. i think you are right to stick to the original pick unless you are completely certain. i am gonna go read what you wrote now.

    Post # 36
    87 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    The first one is stunning.  Sweetheart that neckline and you will be good to go!!  Stick with the Primavera and you will have “saved” $2400 – think about all the beautful things you can buy with that!  Shoes, veil, jewelery, make up, shoes… and then you’ll still have a wad of cash in your back pocket!  🙂

    Post # 39
    336 posts
    Helper bee

    @luvmyDwight: No problem! How much did you pay for the Primavera dress? I really like it and am considering getting it now!

    Post # 40
    4505 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I agree with what @littlemissmango said. I looked at the pictures before reading the story and LOVED, without question, the Davenport on you. If I were your friend I’d probably advise you to go for that one, too, and try to recoup what you can of your first expenses. You’re only doing this once, and yeah, it’s just one day, but those wedding pictures will keep popping up forever!

    This is not to say that the Primavera isn’t beautiful on you, too. If you decide to stick with that one, I agree that a lace overlay on the top would look pretty.  

    Post # 41
    140 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I love the bottom on the Primavera, and I love the top of the Watters gown.  Just a thought, did you want a sash? They can probably sew a sash onto the Primavera.  It won’t go all the way around because of the lace-up back, so it would end on either side of the laceup V.  They can add a flower too.  I didn’t know if that was a detail you were missing about the Watters that you really wanted.

    Post # 43
    336 posts
    Helper bee

    @luvmyDwight: I think a Sash woud be too much, especially with all the details on it and if you get a bridal top. 

    Post # 44
    254 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    they are so similar. Stick with what you have already paid for. 

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