Wearing her wedding dress again - and again

Some brides are repurposing their wedding outfits for everyday occasions

There are still eight months to go before Ms Lexy Leong and her husband celebrate their first-year wedding anniversary, but she already has her outfit picked out for the occasion.

The 27-year-old, who manages a creative writing centre, plans to wear the white wedding dress that she walked down the aisle in - except it has been turned into a cocktail dress, minus the lacy frills and train, to make it more appropriate for date nights.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 08, 2019, with the headline 'Wearing her wedding dress again - and again'. Print Edition | Subscribe