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Is this dress appropriate for a wedding...?

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MsMarvel Sat 28-Oct-17 21:44:56

Got a wedding next weekend, all day invite. Need to wear something I already own (I have a habit of buying dresses without anything to wear them to..)

Want to wear this dress as ive lost a lot of weight recently and like the fact I can wear things like this, but not sure if its appropriate for a day guest at a wedding?

If it makes any difference, we are the young(ish) pals of the groom so more able to bend the rules and traditions slightly...😂

http://www.vestry.com/Product/7/5169/Cut-Out-Bow-Back-Bodycon-Dress

MsMarvel Sat 28-Oct-17 21:45:30

www.vestry.com/Product/7/5169/Cut-Out-Bow-Back-Bodycon-Dress

Ugh not sure why link didnt go clicky...

hugoagogo Sat 28-Oct-17 21:46:35

thlshock

TheLiars Sat 28-Oct-17 21:46:40

With a jacket at a push. More for clubbing tbh.

ThisIsNotARealAvo Sat 28-Oct-17 21:46:51

It’s nice but it is very revealing and might not be that comfortable.

gingerbreadmam Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:03

Oh gosh no don't do it. It's too much. You probably look amazing in it but not to a wedding.

Ginmakesitallok Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:12

I wouldn't. Even when I was young and slim I wouldn't.

RefuseTheLies Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:15

Not really.

Pattyandbump Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:21

Not appropriate at all IMO.

Nettletheelf Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:27

I think that it’s a bit - sorry - tarty for a wedding. Even the website talks about ‘turning heads on your next night out’. But each to their own!

AndNoneForGretchenWieners Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:32

Fabulous dress and I'm envious you have the figure to pull it off, but won't you be cold?

ChanandlerBongsNeighbour Sat 28-Oct-17 21:47:57

Too much skin, sorry.

OfficerGrant Sat 28-Oct-17 21:48:11

Nope

Katescurios Sat 28-Oct-17 21:48:25

I think its a bit too risque. I think short or backless, but both makes it inappropriate to my taste.

JesusTapdancingChrist Sat 28-Oct-17 21:48:33

Where's the dress?

I can only see an elaborate hanky in your link??

Maverick66 Sat 28-Oct-17 21:48:40

No! You would stand out but for all the wrong reasons.

Orangebird69 Sat 28-Oct-17 21:48:41

No. Just no.

BrutusMcDogface Sat 28-Oct-17 21:49:02

Bloody hell! No, I'm sorry; it's far too revealing imo. I think you should dress so as not to take attention off the bride, ha! Though you could maybe put a jacket on, as per a pp. if you have the right one, it could sit just on the bow so that it's not covered up.

superking Sat 28-Oct-17 21:49:03

Eeek I don't think so. Looks more like something to wear clubbing. Even with a jacket over it for the daytime it is still very short and tight and just inappropriate for a wedding. Sorry.

MsMarvel Sat 28-Oct-17 21:49:19

Dann, I guessed as much tbh. I do have a few different options, ill just need to put that back in the wardrobe for a different occasion!

ScarletSienna Sat 28-Oct-17 21:49:26

I don’t think so really. Maybe for just the evening part at a push but not as you’re an all day guest. Definitely wear it to show off your achievement but not to a wedding.

SimplyNigella Sat 28-Oct-17 21:49:55

Totally inappropriate and at risk of looking like you're trying to upstage the bride.

Redglitter Sat 28-Oct-17 21:50:11

Nope definitely not for a wedding

timeisnotaline Sat 28-Oct-17 21:51:35

Nope!

TheMasterNotMargarita Sat 28-Oct-17 21:51:35

Really, really not.
It's a lovelt colour but way too small.

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