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WIDARLING SparkPoints: (77,438)
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4/23/12 12:03 A

I enjoy wearing long jean skirts with nice designs. They are from style j online. They have the bigger sizes. I get alot of compliments.

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4/23/12 12:01 A

I need to go shopping for new dresses too.

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FIGHTING_FIBRO SparkPoints: (5,216)
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4/22/12 10:25 P

Congrats on finding an awesome dress!

I would love to wear more dresses, especially the super cute summer dresses about to come in season! I just don't feel comfortable in them yet.

LUCKYREDNJ Posts: 185
4/22/12 10:23 P

Love dresses.. but NEVER wear them. I choose to wear clothing that covers me up... maybe when I reach goal I'll start wearing them to show off my legs :)

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SUNSHINE99999 Posts: 8,895
4/22/12 10:13 P

I don't wear them, but it makes me feel pretty good to see my wife in one.

OBIESMOM2 SparkPoints: (87,847)
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4/22/12 9:33 P

they are so much cooler in the summer. Once it gets really hot here, that's pretty much all I wear.

In the cooler temps, I wear many of the same dresses - just adding boots and a cardigan or blazer.

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4/22/12 8:46 P

I love dresses. Just bought a gorgeous sun dress from Lane Bryant. Looks great even if I am still a 16.

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MY2MANYDOGS Posts: 772
4/22/12 8:38 P

i love dresses, but my outdoor lifestyle makes them mostly inappropriate.

WELLTHATSME Posts: 47
4/22/12 8:24 P

Oh boy - I did not expect to get that many responsed. Well first of all: I love waring skirts! And this dress i will most likely ever only ware one time. But I feel very good in it and I think those who know me see how much better I feel now.

So thank you all for your response and I tell you all of you who do not like dresses that waring a skirt is a good start and better than having wet pants all the time when itis wet outside! That is I think why I ware them in winter all the time.

Have a great Sunday niht,
Franny

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MOMMADOT630 Posts: 5,833
4/22/12 8:10 P

The older I got the more uncomfortable dresses became ~ I still wear them occasionally.

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CONQUERGRAVITY Posts: 1,514
4/22/12 8:07 P

I love dresses and skirts. My legs are my best feature, so I love showing them off, especially with all of the muscle I have now! Besides, it's so easy to just throw on a soft, comfy dress in the morning for work.

BURGSKATEICER Posts: 54
4/22/12 7:29 P

LOVE dresses. I am really aiming to be able to wear a cute sundress this summer!

DIETER27 Posts: 6,713
4/22/12 7:19 P

I love dresses.

HAPPYWRITER7 Posts: 9,720
4/22/12 7:18 P

I NEVER wear dresses. I love them (looking at them) I even look pretty decent in one, but after highschool, I never again wore a dress unless I was going to church or something. Chalk it up to having to wear a dresss everday 10 months at a time since I was 6.
I own 4 dresses.
Im going to sell two of them in May.
I feel naked in a dress.Unless is is an ankle length then it's ok (but that's because Im wearing capris beneath)

Edited by: HAPPYWRITER7 at: 4/22/2012 (19:20)
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MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 14,253
4/22/12 7:05 P

I love dresses and skirts. My favorite thing to wear

Edited by: MANDIETERRIER1 at: 4/22/2012 (19:06)


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KCLARK89 SparkPoints: (28,317)
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4/22/12 6:59 P

I LOVE a good looking great-fitting dress! My closet is a wonderful array of ones from casual beachy-summer dresses to more professional dresses and then a few that can do double duty with the right accessories!

VICSAC Posts: 418
4/22/12 6:49 P

I grew up a tomboy and hated dresses (I am old enough that in my elementary school years dresses were required for school, the rule changed as I enter middle school).

Now I love wearing them, three reasons. I work in a stock room so my work attire is pretty grubby and it is nice to dress up a bit, my DH likes me to wear them, they are much more comfortable in the heat.

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4/22/12 6:18 P

I LOVE dresses....especially going commando. It is such a freeing feeling.

{yes folks...this IS a joke}

Edited by: 6BALLMAN at: 4/22/2012 (18:18)
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4/22/12 5:04 P

Hate dresses, especially sleeveless ones! I have a lot of loose arm skin, and sagging skin around my knees, so I can't show my legs either.

Congrats on your weight loss and new dress size!

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4/22/12 4:52 P

I love dresses. I am now starting to fit into some sizes I missed out on for so long. Perfect time of the year to break out some girly dresses.

Bre

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OLDOLGA Posts: 191
4/22/12 4:37 P

i love dresses too but i can't wear them at my present size. looking forward to the day i can wear them and look nice.

TACDGB Posts: 6,136
4/22/12 4:00 P

cool 4 u.........I love dresses. I love being girly........

Terri
PIONEERING4LIFE Posts: 1,953
4/22/12 12:28 P

Love a good fitting dress

LISHWA Posts: 900
4/22/12 12:27 P

I love dresses, but I have issues finding dresses that fit or are aprropiate. I'm only 5'0 so most dresses are too long, and the short dresses are going-out-clubbing short, which I am not comfortable wearing whether I'm 150lbs or 110lbs.

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4/22/12 11:36 A

I like wearing dresses & weight isn't an issue. How the dress fits is :D

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SKINNYMISSKASEY SparkPoints: (114,114)
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4/22/12 11:33 A

Since I have lost all this weight, I want to wear them all the time!

MARANATHA32 Posts: 856
4/22/12 11:28 A

So happy you found a beautiful dress for the ball. So happy for you that you look great in it! emoticon on your weight loss

MARANATHA32 Posts: 856
4/22/12 11:26 A

Wish I could wear them all year round! But I live in MN. Comfortable

NEPTUNE1939 SparkPoints: (170,370)
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4/22/12 11:19 A

LOL- Sorry, I don't wear them. I'm good with coveralls though!

WELLTHATSME Posts: 47
4/22/12 11:15 A

Hello you all out there,

most of us share things that went bad. I have something positive to say today:
I went dress shopping with my boyfriend yesterday, since we will attend the Grad Student Ball next Friday. I bought not only an amazing dress I look so much better in than I would have before sparkpeople but I also bought it in size 10 not 12 or 14. It is amazing how just looking what you eat makes such a big difference. I only really lost 7pounds so fat but I truly look like it is much more and Loose10 the book is helping me a lot too!

Try it!
Franny

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