You've never bought a dress like this before! Here are the top four things you should consider when searching for the dress of your dreams.

Live Your Fantasy

After all that, here's where we tell you to throw out the rulebook. This is your dream and your big day—if you want to wear a ball gown on a beach, it's your prerogative. Go for it!

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