Originally Posted by LaLastMinute
I wore a 'stark white' dress for my wedding... mostly because when I tried on the dress in the shop, I had the choice of ivory or white... and since my wedding was going to be on the beach, I stood right next to the window in natural light and held a white dress up in front of me (as the dress i wanted, they only had in ivory in the shop). Anyways, in natural light, the white looked WAY better (on me anyways, as I'm quite pale)... I got nothing but compliments on it, so I say... go with white!!!
I did that too (putting the colors in the natural light) and thought the same as you. The sales associate kept assuring me that the off-white will go, even after I told her my colors. I just don't get that. But, anyways, I too will go with the plain white