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#11 Christine

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Posted 18 April 2007 - 10:01 PM

I don't think it sounds like you want to wear it anyway...I would try to sell it or even donate it.
You will be so much more excited about a new dress anyway!
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#12 Jessalyn

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    Posted 18 April 2007 - 10:55 PM

    I personally would want a new dress, just because I think I would always remember that I bought the dress to wear at a wedding in which I was supposed to marry someone else.

    I'd probably try to sell it on Ebay...or maybe do a trash the dress session in it. ...have you heard about trash the dress photo sessions?
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    #13 MikkiStreak

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      Posted 18 April 2007 - 10:59 PM

      You know, when I read this at work, for some reason I thought you were asking if we all thought it would be bad luck for you to wear the dress for your wedding now. I just re-read the post and realized that's not at all what you were saying.

      I say sell it and use the money for your wedding. If you want to "turn the luck around" where the dress is concerned, I would think there's got to be some charity out there where you could donate the dress.... in fact, I keep thinking there's some charity out there that sells the donated dresses to raise money for breast cancer programs....

      #14 Jessica

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        Posted 18 April 2007 - 11:13 PM

        i'd sell it. or donate it.

        #15 -Kate-

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          Posted 18 April 2007 - 11:14 PM

          If you are asking that probably means you don't want to wear it. I'd donate it.

          #16 acano1

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            Posted 18 April 2007 - 11:49 PM

            Christine,
            I am in Virginia Beach!
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            #17 acano1

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              Posted 18 April 2007 - 11:50 PM

              Jessalyn,
              What is a trash the dress session? I have never heard of this.
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              #18 anaderoux

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                Posted 19 April 2007 - 01:20 AM

                Quote:
                Originally Posted by Nini_Bride
                hmmm - personally I wouldn't wear a wedding dress I bought for a marriage to another man, even if the wedding didn't happen. That (to me) would be like Aaron giving me an engagement ring he bought for a previous girlfriend.
                Ditto.. that's exactly what I think.

                #19 starchild

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                  Posted 19 April 2007 - 01:33 AM

                  I would sell it. I don't think it is bad luck to wear it but if that thought is in your head it will turn itself into a bad luck charm from the energy surrounding it. Then if something goes wrong you'll say "it's the dress". Ditch it. It will be fun to pick a new dress for your new man :o)

                  #20 lambert13

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                    Posted 19 April 2007 - 09:09 AM

                    I figured I would give you some perspective from a guy...... Get rid of it. There is no way I would want my fiance Karen to wear a dress that she had bought in preparation to marry another man, and I know she would never do that. Someone else gave the example of an engagement ring bought for another woman. I know Karen would not be happy with a ring that I bought for someone else either.

                    I say sell it and use the money towards a new dress or donate it.




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