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So I bought this dress

Sunday, September 15, 2013

I love going into secondhand shops, you never know what you're gonna find! Yesterday I went to a few with my mom, and we found this dress. It's so simple, and pretty, and I think I'm going to get married in it. As long as nothing goes wrong with the dry-cleaning.
Behold, my $12 wedding dress



It is a size or 2 too small, so I have a new source of motivation as I get myself back on track! It's so flattering, I love the way it looks already and I can't even zip it up! Haha that's why the photo is taken from the side, the other side has the zipper.

I'm estimating I need to lose about 30 pounds before it will fit. Given the craziness that goes along with planning a wedding, and my habits of inconsistent progress, I'm thinking this is completely realistic.

So this is a new starting point, I could quit weighing and just gauge my progress by how the dress fits! Haha monthly dress pics, in which the zipper goes up one fine day!
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JAHINTZY 9/18/2013 10:33AM

    yay! congratulations on the pretty dress and well done on the $12! You beat my $100 dress by a landslide lol.

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JES_VARNER 9/18/2013 8:57AM

    Yay for tangible motivation! And congrats on finding a great dress at an amazing price!

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68ANNE 9/15/2013 10:02PM

    Great motivator!

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BOOKAPHILE 9/15/2013 8:15PM

    What a great bargain for a wedding dress!!! And great motivation as well. Best wishes on your upcoming wedding.

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EDDYMEESE 9/15/2013 6:24PM

    I look forward to seeing your progress! Your wedding day will be fabulous with you in that dress!!!

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EWDZIIIII 9/15/2013 4:42PM

    Amazing emoticon !

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39SOON 9/15/2013 4:07PM

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RAINA413 9/15/2013 3:27PM

    Gorgeous!! And congrats on getting married!

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