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Lemon chiffon bridesmaid dress on a blonde sz16?

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sazzermol Sun 04-Sep-11 13:12:01

what are your thoughts? Normally I'd avoid lemon but am open to it (of course it's brides choice, no problem with that). Thing is I'm a 16 , currently pregnant but wedding is not til next summer so won't know size til nearer the time. Quite pale, blondish hair.

Dress design is to be knee length ruches cap sleeved if that helps.

So question is am I going to look hideous?!

BoisJacques Sun 04-Sep-11 13:13:16

I am sure you will look fine smile Lemon looks lovely on blondes.

Chandon Sun 04-Sep-11 13:41:57

you'll look like a curvier version of this:


Chandon Sun 04-Sep-11 13:42:46

link problem...

anyway, like the girl in "how to lose a guy in 10 days" !

LiveYourBestLife Mon 05-Sep-11 02:06:53

A bit faded into the background.Soft pastels shades for hairbands, shrug , jewellery and shimmer fake tan.

AlpinePony Mon 05-Sep-11 07:07:06

This is a friend right? ;)

I hope you've better colouring than me. I'd look like a rhubarb and custard sweet.

EdithWeston Mon 05-Sep-11 07:35:14

You might look hideous. That might even be the bride's aim!

But your role is to grin and bear it. And take a large wrap to cover most of it up for as much of the day as possible. And a hip flask.

Chances are, you'll look heaps better than you expect. And the important bit of the day isn't the clothes.

homeaway Mon 05-Sep-11 09:42:05

Can you ask for the same colour but a different design if she is stuck on that colour? Nowdays not all the bridesmaides have to wear exactly the same dress.

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