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I think the beads actually look better in real life than in the photos thy kind of disappear

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Aussie,

 

i'm so happy to see what a lovely dress you received since I've also ordered for babyonline and I'm very ansious to see my new dress! how long did it take since you ordered the dress until receiving it? I wish i had ordered this dress, it came out so beautiful. (Oh... I'm sorry for my poor english, I'm Brazilian).

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Gracimurano

 

It took about 3 weeks to get my dress which felt like a lifetime but they have Chinese New Year holiday now so they say it will take about 5 weeks. I would listen to advice they give you because I had an evening dress made by them and asked that they put a split in it, they said they thought it would not hang nice and they were right, now I am having it altered so it does not have the split

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OMGAH!! That looks amazing thank you so much for posting those pictures! I have no worries about going thru them now!! GORGEOUS!!
 

Originally Posted by aussie-2 View Post

Ok try again with pics. There is a crinoline underneath which I purchased from Babyonline also.wedding dress front.jpgwedding dress bow.jpgclose up of beads.jpgwedding dress waist.jpgwedding dress back.jpg



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Hi Ladies,

You have been a great help in the past, and was again wanting some more advise! I am finding it hard to choose a dress that i "love", and so far have come up with two, that are pretty good. One is floor length and one is tea length. Every time i think that is the one, i change my mind, and think i will get the other one.  I am mainly thinking tea length as it will not get ruined with salt water and sand. Anyway..... i have found two dresses that i like on DHGate with MrChina, and was wondering if anyone had used them before? I was thinking i could order both and have one for the wedding and use the other for our dinner. 

Would love to hear your thoughts.

Many thanks

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Hi Beachy,

 I had the same problem as you and ordered 2 dresses as they were so cheap, I also thought 1 might come out better than the other. Now  think I think I have chosen my dress but I  don't know if I want to sell the other dress, keep it in case I change my mind again or wear one to the ceremony and the other to dinner. So I don't think I am any help but I think the tea length one sounds good for the dinner. Also have you tried on dresses in a similar shape and style to the dresses you like at DHgate, this might help you make up your mind

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Dear Beachy,

 

As a famous wedding stylist in my country says: unless you are invited for the Oscar's, your wedding is most likely the only chance you will have to wear a big dress with a tail. Don't worry about the sand and salt water, that's the great thing about buying a 200$ dress! Why don't you show us the dress you have in mind?

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Thanks for the reply Aussie-2. First of all your dress is amazing, maybe i should go with Babyonline! I live in a very remote area, and can not go and try on any dresses, so sort of going by styles that i like and styles of dresses that i already have. I think because there are sooooo many to choose from it is making it so much harder, and as you said it is so cheap, so that is why i am thinking of getting the two. If i went into a dress shop, i would only have a few to choose from, and that would be it. 

Gracimurano, thanks for the reply. Yeah i know i should not worry about getting it wet, or ruined by the sand, as it is just for the day! I hope i can put links on here... these are the ones i am trying to choose between, so any thoughts would be great! We are having a very casual wedding with about 15 guests, so did not want something to fancy. 

 

1. http://www.dhgate.com/product/productdisplay.do?pid=ff8080812dc1087a012dcb9723894f66

 

2. http://www.dhgate.com/empire-strapless-floor-length-brush-trian/p-ff80808125c758af0125d37794095d9a.html

 

3. http://www.dhgate.com/empire-strapless-floor-length-sleeveless/p-ff80808125c758af0125d37432e159fa.html

 

4. http://www.dhgate.com/line-strapless-chaple-train-tulle-with-embroidery/p-ff80808123e0a7fd0123e9ca6f5e4af4.html

 

Thanks for looking!

 

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I just realized, that I never posted how my knock off dress turned out! So I figure Id post some photos for any brides considering this dress or this seller from dhgate.com

I ordered a knock off version of Maggie Sottero's Destination dress RD1044 (the one with the flower shoulder strap) I ordered through a seller named earlybird, and Im very impressed with the quality of dress! Its a chiffon dress, with a satin lining and the fabric is great and sewing is also very good, I have no complaints on this dress at all!  Here are a few photos, sorry they arent the best, hope they help someone though.

 

DSCN2493.JPGDSCN2490.JPGDSCN2572.JPG

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Oh gosh Beachy, I love them all!  I love the look of the 1st, short one...but I might prefer it long personally.  although the short is still super cute! 

I guess if I had to choose one, I'd say the last one is my favorite.  But I think all 4 are great dresses and I'd be happy with any or all ha! :)
 

Originally Posted by Beachy View Post

Thanks for the reply Aussie-2. First of all your dress is amazing, maybe i should go with Babyonline! I live in a very remote area, and can not go and try on any dresses, so sort of going by styles that i like and styles of dresses that i already have. I think because there are sooooo many to choose from it is making it so much harder, and as you said it is so cheap, so that is why i am thinking of getting the two. If i went into a dress shop, i would only have a few to choose from, and that would be it. 

Gracimurano, thanks for the reply. Yeah i know i should not worry about getting it wet, or ruined by the sand, as it is just for the day! I hope i can put links on here... these are the ones i am trying to choose between, so any thoughts would be great! We are having a very casual wedding with about 15 guests, so did not want something to fancy. 

 

1. http://www.dhgate.com/product/productdisplay.do?pid=ff8080812dc1087a012dcb9723894f66

 

2. http://www.dhgate.com/empire-strapless-floor-length-brush-trian/p-ff80808125c758af0125d37794095d9a.html

 

3. http://www.dhgate.com/empire-strapless-floor-length-sleeveless/p-ff80808125c758af0125d37432e159fa.html

 

4. http://www.dhgate.com/line-strapless-chaple-train-tulle-with-embroidery/p-ff80808123e0a7fd0123e9ca6f5e4af4.html

 

Thanks for looking!

 



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