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#1 Wisco4

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    Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:13 PM

    I can't believe I did this, I actually bought a dress from Ebay and I love it!
    I knew I loved the designer (Pronovias)La Sposa's soft collection and had tried on a few of their gowns at a shop here in Wisconsin. I then went on a mission to see if I could find a picture of the dress I liked online...I did but it was slightly different because it was from last years collection and had a "yoke" neckline besides that the dress was almost exact. So I ordered it from this wonderful seller on Ebay who owns a bridal shop in California for HALF the price that the store wanted and it arrived yesterday. It is brand new, never worn and still has all the tags on it (she had 4 others in my size). I knew when I pulled it out of the box that it was IT. A friend of my mom who is a seamstress is removing the lace on the neck and making it strapless for me. So you have to imagine it without that part...but this is it! I highly recommend checking out this woman's stuff on Ebay, she carries a lot by Pronovias and is super nice and professional. PM me if you want her info.

    This picture doesn't really do it justice. It sparkles like crazy in person and the lace is very detailed. I'll try and take a pic of me in it when FI isn't around!
    Here it is on the model:

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    ~Amanda

    #2 Dbld78

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      Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:24 PM

      It is BEAUTIFUL! I'm glad it worked out for you and you got such a great deal! I love the lace.....mine is lace too! It will look wonderful once it's ready to go. Good luck!

      #3 michelle08

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        Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:29 PM

        It's very beautiful!!

        #4 Spazz

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          Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:31 PM

          It's beautiful!!! Congrats on getting your dress and on getting such a great deal!

          #5 JaimeLynne

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            Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:32 PM

            Wow, that is a stunning dress!

            ~ Jaime & Martin ~
            "Rain or Swine! 2-0-0-9"

            We had 24 people attend our wedding in Las Caletas, Mexico on May 24th, 2009!

            We all stayed at The Marriott in P.V., and Honeymooned at The Royal Plantation in Ochos Rios, Jamaica!


            #6 melwru

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              Posted 23 February 2008 - 03:52 PM

              What a beautiful dress. congrats

              #7 boscobel

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                Posted 23 February 2008 - 04:06 PM

                Gorgeous! Congrats!!

                #8 Wisco4

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                  Posted 23 February 2008 - 04:24 PM

                  thank you, thank you , thank you...now the problem is finding shoes to go with it!

                  Anyone have a suggestion?
                  ~Amanda

                  #9 GeminiLibra

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                    Posted 23 February 2008 - 04:26 PM

                    Beautiful dress. I love the lace, my dress also has a lot of lace. Congrats!

                    #10 FutureMrs.L

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                      Posted 23 February 2008 - 04:55 PM

                      Can'twait to see a pic of you in it when it arrives......




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