Is this dress ok for a wedding guest?

hedyaaaFebruary 24, 2011

So I have a summer wedding to attend. I know the bride and groom because they are my boyfriends flatmates. I bought this waist dress because it was in the sale and I loved it but never really had anything to wear it to

Do you think that would be ok to wear as a guest? I know the bride is wearing a simple straight down gown, I don't want to be overdressed. I love the dress, I just don't want to be the only person that doesn't wear a simple nice dress or skirt and nice top or something

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I'd have to say, it doesn't look that elaborate a dress to me. I would have described it as simple and nice. Unless the other guests are coming in shorts and t-shirts I would think you'd be fine.

    Bookmark   February 24, 2011 at 4:39AM
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I agree. I don't see how you could be overdressed. In fact, you may want to have a shawl to have over your shoulders. I think it's a great dress and if you can pull it off, wear it and enjoy the wedding. If others aren't dressed as nicely, that won't reflect on you.

    Bookmark   February 25, 2011 at 4:12PM
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I agree; the dress is nice, though you may need a light sweater or shawl, depending on the location and time of day of the wedding.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2011 at 12:28PM
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It's a nice dress. I just wanted to add that if it will be a religious ceremony, definitely bring a shawl, scarf, or sweater to cover your shoulders during the ceremony.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2011 at 4:16PM
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