It’s been a busy holiday season. We had Christmas, New Years and our daughter’s wedding. If you’ve been through the wedding roller coaster you’ll know it’s a wonderful and joyous occasion, with many small glitches and ultimately, an amazing celebration. These young people can really throw a party!
I did finish my wedding top and then almost didn’t get to wear it.
My lace top turned out longer than anticipated and yes, I was sewing the ends in the day before leaving. I had made a dress. What should I wear with it now? I had anticipated wearing slacks so I had to scramble to put together some alternatives. I asked two of the bridesmaids to accompany me to my hotel room to help make the final fashion decision: slacks vs different legging options. I took everything out of my case and … no dress. OMG. I was sooo careful to put everything in the same bag when I packed. How could I have left it at home?! I swore the girls to secrecy and sent them back to the bridal prep room. Paul and I quickly decided we would go shopping for a new top and when I opened the closet to get my coat, you guessed it, there it was. I had no recollection of putting it there. None. I know, the wedding is not about me, but my dress IS.
More on the process of knitting it in the next couple of posts. And more photos I hope since I didn’t take any, not one. Now it’s back to my regularly scheduled life. It’s hard to adjust but I’m sure it will click back into place in the next week or so.
Do you have a wedding glitch story? It would make me feel better since I felt like an idiot.
Thanks for reading,
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5 thoughts on “My wedding glitch”
I don’t remember any glitches I had two daughters get married and know it can be hectic but it is now over 40 years so just the good memories con grats to your daughter Pat
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Today it’s just a funny story and lots of great memories.
It is very funny, Deb, and the glitches do make events extra memorable. Thank you for telling the story. The two pictures here are terrific. Love to see more.
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NOW it’s a funny story!! Actually funnier the more I think about it.