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Bridesmaid Dresses: the final verdict is….

After an incredibly long (long) road, the Andersoen bridesmaids voted to wear the Priscilla of Boston dress dubbed “the hot one”. YAY! A decision has been made. Although you may recall that our wedding colors are based around purplish shades, I … Continue reading

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Bridesmaid dress shopping: marathon sessions at Priscilla of Boston

After journeying to Minnesota and tentatively choosing a dress at Priscilla of Boston, I flew back to San Francisco and sent off emails to all my maids (five in total!) asking their opinions on the dress I had picked out. … Continue reading

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White by Vera Wang (a bridesmaid’s dream come true?)

Hopefully you have all heard of the White by Vera Wang collection of wedding gowns at David’s Bridal. No? Check them out- now! 🙂 And while you are at it (or, if you already have the wedding gown nailed down) … Continue reading

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Bridesmaid Dress Shopping: Minneapolis Bound!

After my experience at Siri and my online research, I was armed to go shopping one last time (hopefully!!) and pick out dresses. My main targets were dresses with structured, shiny fabrics (like taffeta) that would compliment my bridesmaids and … Continue reading

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Bridesmaid dress shopping: The long and short of it.

There have been quite a few times when my ideas, which are slightly contemporary, have clashed with typical wedding traditions. It’s gotten to the point that when my mother talks about my wedding to her friends, she always adds in … Continue reading

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Bridesmaid dress shopping: Siri in San Francisco

I don’t know about other brides out there, but for me- bridesmaid dress shopping was not f.u.n. Most of the dresses out there, for whatever reason, seem to be badly made, not flattering and expensive. Just what you are looking … Continue reading

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Dressing the maids…

Even though I purchased my wedding dress on the 3rd “shopping trip”- making the dress buying a relatively fast process!- it was a looooong time until I really felt like I really loved the dress, and frankly- it was a … Continue reading

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