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a happy mistake

So you might remember when I initially showed you the photo of my bridesmaids' dress. It went a little something like this...

 Well needless to say, in April I found out that this dress was nowhere NEAR the hot pink color that I had been picturing in my head. It actually turned out to be plum after some of my girls ordered it. Trust me, I nearly had a heart attack. But, seeing as though it was still so early, I was able to correct the problem by choosing another dress and ordering it for myself to confirm my choice.

Not only do I love the color more (it's dead on), but the cut of the dress with the ruching on the tummy not only flatters the body but looks so sweet and sexy. When the dress came in I was, well, tickled pink. The shoes my girls will be wearing are chocolate satin heels. I'm super de duper excited about how awesome everything will look. Especially with the surprise pop of color for the jewelry!

As for the guys, they will be wearing chocolate pinstripe tuxes with hot pink vests and ties.
Here's B during the tux preview! 

Yeah, he was feeling pretty handsome! Brandon will be wearing a white paisley vest and tie underneath his tux (he didn't let me see it because he wanted it to be a surprise). I'm so excited about the bow ties. They make an event feel so much more formal and special.

As for our dads, they'll be wearing chocolate paisley vests and ties. I love it!
Time is winding down! I'll keep you posted!


  1. Um, is there a more manly way to say hot pink? Like maybe Neon Spam? I like it.

  2. Where did you find your dress? I have a wedding coming and it is exactly what I am looking for!! Please help! email me at Thank you so much

    1. How silly of me no to mention where my girls got their dresses! I found them at Newport News. They have quality party dresses, and they are so inexpensive! Thanks for reading!


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