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Old 05-02-2012, 11:52 AM
 
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Simple question. The dress I'm interested in wearing is more of a cream with black detailing.

What say you?
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Old 05-02-2012, 12:19 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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I'm sure many will think it's fine, but I am a traditionalist and vote No. There is always some slight chance that someone (your co-worker, older boss, Great Aunt Marge - who knows?) will think it's inappropriate and it could give a bad impression. For weddings, I error on the safe side.
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Old 05-02-2012, 12:21 PM
 
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I'm sure many will think it's fine, but I am a traditionalist and vote No. There is always some slight chance that someone (your co-worker, older boss, Great Aunt Marge - who knows?) will think it's inappropriate and it could give a bad impression. For weddings, I error on the safe side.
Agreed. Find another dress.
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Old 05-02-2012, 12:21 PM
 
Location: southwestern PA
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I wouldn't...
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Old 05-02-2012, 12:55 PM
 
Location: Richardson, TX
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If you have to ask "is x appropriate for a wedding," I say the answer is no.
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Old 05-02-2012, 03:39 PM
 
Location: San Fran Bay Area
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Don't do it, unless you know for a fact the bride is not wearing some form of white/cream. If she is, guaranteed someone will get their knickers in a bunch over it. Let the bride be the symbol of "purity and virginity" for the day.
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Old 05-02-2012, 06:39 PM
 
Location: Oakland, CA
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no unless your definition of a white dress is this:
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Old 05-02-2012, 06:52 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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I agree with the others. White is for the bride, why that color on all days?!! Wear it the day after the wedding or something.
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Old 05-02-2012, 07:03 PM
 
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i think the better phrasing would be should I , not can I and no I would not do it and everyone there might think that you are trying to outdo the bride .
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Old 05-02-2012, 07:10 PM
 
Location: Boonies
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Find a different color.
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