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Progress in some areas...

Friday, August 06, 2010

Sadly, nothing ground breaking to report where weight-loss is concerned, but the wedding is progressing, slowly but surely...and my dress is here !

I am going slowly crazy with all the organisation (note to self, remember for future event that self is NOT organised) but focussing on the fact that EVENTUALLY it will be over, and that I can claim my life back...hopefully.

So without further ado, the obligatory teaser pictures of the's long but not too long, it is snug but I can still breath and walk (although I was not brave enough to attempt sitting) and I need to find a wonderbra and a few pairs of socks to fill the cleavage as it has turned out a little generously sized (I blame my poor measuring).

I LOVE it, it was VERY affordable ($170 MADE TO MEASURE!) and it only took 3 weeks to arrive from the lovely helpful people (yes, really) at Milanoo.

Now all that money I saved? We are getting a REALLY good photographer (with excellent Photoshop skills) to make sure we LOVE our wedding photos for decades to come :)


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JESPAH 9/2/2010 10:24AM

    Oh, how lovely!

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C'est la première fois que j'ouvre SPARKPEOPLE depuis des lustres et qu'est-ce que je vois?? FELICITATIONS!!!

You must fill me in!

Yours, Rebecca

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YINYANGSJM 8/12/2010 9:40PM

    What a beautiful dress! I really like the neckline and the detailing around it. You are going to be a gorgeous bride!

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MAMAGIZI 8/11/2010 3:04AM

    I love the dress and can't wait to seee you in it.
Remember, I will look out for photos where you're sitting down!

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JUNIAATROME 8/11/2010 1:28AM

    Wow! Great and such a bargain! You are a winner. I do hope we get to see the wedding pictures as well. Must see you in that dress.

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RUN2MYDREAMS 8/9/2010 4:40PM

    A beautiful dress for a gorgeous bride! emoticon

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TALEENA 8/6/2010 2:02PM

    Wow that dress is stunning! You will look beautiful in it!

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HEIDISO 8/6/2010 10:51AM


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KARVY09 8/6/2010 10:30AM

    Beautiful dress. Is that your bouquet in the background????

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BROWREN 8/6/2010 9:18AM

    Absolutely beautiful! I'm sure you will look stunning in it. And with the help of a really good bra, you may not need those extra socks. Just don't be afraid to shell out the extra $$$ for it.

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KNITTINGFROG 8/6/2010 8:45AM

    Thank you all for the kind coments...I love it and I am so happy that it turned out work colleagues were all very skeptical that such a bargain would even turn up, let alone be wearable...

Now for for the fun accessories' hunt

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CODEMAULER 8/6/2010 8:24AM

    You will be AMAZING in that dress! You really found a stunning addition to your wonderful wedding!

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FUNFROG79 8/6/2010 8:21AM

    Love it!!

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MSLZZY 8/6/2010 6:48AM

    What a beautiful dress and what a beautiful bride you will be! emoticon

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ABETTERBECKY 8/6/2010 6:46AM

    so so so pretty! and $170 - are you kidding me (i thought i got a good deal, but your's is taking the cake!). it's beautiful and you will be a knock out gorgeous bride! try not to sweat the details and planning - just enjoy every minute of your wedding :) emoticon

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MUSIC66 8/6/2010 4:31AM

    what a lovely and really suites you.

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LADY_JOSIELOT 8/6/2010 4:25AM

    Gorgeous and as lovely as the woman who'll be wearing it. :)

- Josie

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