Wear a turtleneck sweater to my granddaughter's church wedding?

susankaOctober 17, 2011

Hi, everyone. My granddaughter is getting married this week in Atlanta, an early afternoon church wedding. I don't know what her dress is, but her shoes are white and sparkly, so I think it will be fairly formal.

What I'd like to wear is a green turtleneck sweater with a nice jacket over it and a Hermes scarf. Dressy black pants. I can't wear heels, so pants look better on me. What do you think of the turtleneck? Is it too casual for this wedding, or will the scarf and dressy jacket dress it up enough? Temperature will be in the high 60's probably.

Thank you. Silly to be stressing over this, I know.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

It sounds fine to me, but if I were you, I'd describe the outfit to the bride or her mother, or the groom's mother, if you are on the groom's side, and ask if it's a good choice.

I'm sure it's fine, but you will be more relaxed if you aren't worrying that you might feel underdressed.

    Bookmark   October 17, 2011 at 12:35PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I just heard from the bride's mother that my outfit would be fine. Thanks very much, gellchom, for your advice.

    Bookmark   October 17, 2011 at 2:37PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Only one not invited to wedding
A couple at my church that I thought were my friends...
Wedding Gift For Parents
I want to give something special to my parents on their...
Flowers for an October wedding
Hi everyone! I'll be getting married next year and...
What to get for a wedding gift !!!
I have been invited to a wedding.The girl that is getting...
Why is my dil so cruel??
I would like a wedding coordinators opinion - is the...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™