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#11 kcole123

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Posted 01 August 2014 - 08:14 AM

Just thought I would give my opinion. You have a great body shape and I think dress #1 helps you show that off more. It's so flattering on you. I like it with the belt also but that's just my opinion I love belts on dresses.

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#12 Chrysta

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Posted 01 August 2014 - 08:25 AM

I vote for dress # 2, but you are beautiful in both! Good luck and Congrats!

#13 marinah84

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Posted 01 August 2014 - 09:21 AM

I think #1 is more flattering, but #2 is stunning.  #1 looks more "beachy" to me, whereas #2 is more for a church or garden wedding.  I had the same problem with my top 2 choices - i went with the one that "fit" my destination better.  #2 looks like it'd be a good destination dress too, though.


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I'd say belt, and i would recommend one that goes around (not the rhinestone one that centers on your stomach).  I liked the bronze-y belt the best, the 2nd belt looked a little washed out.


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#14 mattielovesme

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    Posted 01 August 2014 - 10:08 AM

    Thank you ladies for your honest feedback! Much appreciated :) 

    #15 atennille

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    Posted 01 August 2014 - 06:42 PM

    I like #2 the sash is really cute.

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    #16 calgarybride2015

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    Posted 01 August 2014 - 07:00 PM

    If I'm being honest I think the dress without the sash is a nicer fit for you. I also just like the dress better. Both are wonderful though.

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    #17 malyna

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    Posted 02 August 2014 - 02:58 AM

    I vote dress 2 but they both look beautiful on you. Go w your gut! (Sounds like dress 1)

    #18 stefadile

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    Posted 02 August 2014 - 06:08 AM

    Both dresses are gorgeous on you, and you've got a great figure. I personally think no.1 accentuates your figure better. The belt finishes it off!! Go with your heart here, and you'll pick the 'one' :-)

    #19 Icis

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    Posted 02 August 2014 - 12:54 PM

    Both dresses look great on you. I am leaning towards dress #2.  

    #20 TinkerSofi

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    Posted 08 August 2014 - 08:08 AM

    I love the back of #1 but I have to say I'd still go for #2. It's very flattering on you, it looks really nice and fitted at the top and then it seamlessly flows. Maybe I like it so much because it's really similar to mine haha.


    They both look really good but I think you have to make a choice as to which shape is more "you". I tried a bunch of mermaid dresses and while they all looked stunning, they just weren't "me" so I ended up going for a slim A-line that makes me look like a princess, which is definitely me. Maybe ask a family member or friend, I find sometimes it's easier for them to tell than for us haha. I don't think you'll go wrong with either one  ;) 




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