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Subject: Black tie wedding advise
Date Posted: 8/7/2011 9:09 AM ET
Member Since: 6/13/2009
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Ok need some random kind opinions please......http://g.nordstromimage.com/imagegallery/store/product/Large/16/_6489956.jpg.....there are optional straps not shown in the picture . http://www.sungboutiquela.com/black-sequin-cocktail-dress-with-feather-hem-p-1168.html?cPath=47 This was my second choice dress...... Inhale to go to my first black tie wedding in mid September....not really sure what to wear. Is this dress the right look??? Any suggestions from anyone....help!!! It's a three o'clock wedding with a seven o'clock reception. Very close dear friend.
Date Posted: 8/12/2011 9:02 PM ET
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Hi Tammie,

Both dresses are beautiful.  However,  I probably wouldn't opt for sequins & feathers at a wedding (just my opinion) in case it ends up being more conservative.  

I went to a black tie wedding & most females weren't wearing full-length dresses (although I'm in California and we tend to be more casual here - even at a black tie wedding!) but no short-short dresses.

I think you can't go wrong with simple, classic designs.  Here are a few nice options I saw on the website you provided:

http://www.sungboutiquela.com/black-tafetta-cocktail-dress-with-bolero-p-1794.html

http://www.sungboutiquela.com/purple-cocktail-dress-p-1531.html?cPath=42

http://www.sungboutiquela.com/black-halter-evening-dress-p-1029.html?cPath=47

http://www.sungboutiquela.com/black-one-shoulder-evening-dress-p-1493.html?cPath=62

Take care,

Sandi

 

Date Posted: 8/12/2011 9:30 PM ET
Member Since: 6/13/2009
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Thank you for some more options.
Date Posted: 8/16/2011 10:48 AM ET
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