May 1, 2012 9:10 AM
Cherie writes, "Yes, this is another wedding related request. But please hear me out. I really need your help! After a long engagement, my fiance and I have decided what to do for our wedding. We're going to the courthouse, and we're gonna get eloped..next month. I've been searching for a dress that is casual but elegant and finally settled on this dress, but it's sold out in my size. Please oh please can you help me find something similar? I'm a size 4 and would like the dress to be cream or white. The less expensive the better. We are getting eloped after all. Oh, and I live in Alaska where there aren't many shopping options, so being able to order it online is a must. Thank you!"
Hi, Cherie! Congratulations! Enjoy your courthouse wedding. Sometimes the simpler the better, right? Here are a few options for you to consider. I think number 4 is a sho0-in, but I could only find it in a size XS. It looks pretty forgiving, though, so I bet you could pull it off!
The original - ASOS Midi Dress with Soft Skirt ($58)
1 - Topshop Lace Strappy Dress ($65)
2 - BCBGENERATION Ruffled Dress ($98)
3 - YOOX Jucca ($135)
4 - FLUXUS Tissue Satin Charliz Dress ($139)
5 - J.Crew Elinor Dress ($90)
6 - Adriano Goldschmied Slub Jersey Tunneled Asymmetric ($132)
7 - Daftbird Double Layer Tank Dress ($146)
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