(Closed) Who went with you your FIRST time trying on dresses?

posted 6 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2012 - Zama Beach Club, Isla Mujeres, Mexico

My very first time trying on dresses I went with my BFF and thats it! When she went dress shopping for the first time, it was only with me too 😀

Post # 4
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2012

I went with my grandmother and my husband. I tried on 4 dresses and bought the 3rd one that day. =)

Post # 5
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2019

Well originally I wanted to wait to try on dresses until much closer to the wedding and when Mum would be willing to go with me, BUT I fell in love with the Alfred Angelo Belle 2011 dress, and when I was out with one of my BMs I tried it on! So the first time was just Bridesmaid or Best Man and I

Post # 6
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2018

Can your mom come? My mom has been the only one who went shopping with me so far and it’s been great. 

Post # 7
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: December 2011

I only went once (seriously, getting my dress and 3 BMs dresses took like 45 minutes) but had a whole crew of mom, and grandmas mine and his, 2 aunts, my sister and cousin. 

Post # 8
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: March 2012

I went with my Dad, my sil/bff, my niece/bm, and the two fg’s.  Bought the first dress I tried on.  I tried on like 20 but the first one made me ball and my Dad said he couldn’t take his eyes off me in that one.

Post # 9
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2013

I went with my mom, my Mother-In-Law and my godmother.. I totally ended up picking what THEY liked, so I had to go again to change it for someone I like instead… It was so hard to take their comments.. :S

Post # 11
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

I went by myself the first time I tried on dresses.  It was the weekend immediately after getting engaged!  I got an email about a sample sale, so it was just fate.  🙂

Post # 12
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

The very first time I went with my parents.

Post # 13
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

My mom, sister, baby niece, aunt and cousin (who are like my second mom and other sister)

Post # 14
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: July 2012 - Baltimore Museum of Industry

I went with one of my two MOHs, and I ended up buying a sample dress that day- so one person (other than sales staff) saw the dress before I bought it.

You may want to try on dresses alone, or with one girlfriend, so you’re not swayed too much by other people’s opinions- you could get a good feel for what YOU want. 

Post # 15
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: February 2014

I’ve been alone a few times and my first time was alone. It’s nice not to have other conflicting opinions, but it’s definitely a fun experience doing it with others. 

Post # 16
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

My Maid/Matron of Honor and another bridesmaid~

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