Classy outfits for a funeral
What do you wear to a funeral in ? Times have changed, more and more families are now planning celebrations of life instead of a traditional funeral service. Even with these changes, knowing what to wear to a funeral can be difficult. After all, a funeral service is something you may go years before you have to attend another one.SEE VIDEO BY TOPIC: What to Wear to a Funeral for Women : Appropriate Attire for All Occasions
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What to Wear to a Funeral – 20 Funeral Outfits for Women
I went online to search and found nothing. No one ever talks about this. I see people wearing denim, which I think is totally inappropriate, but what are the rules to follow?
Kari S. Black is always appropriate. This is an important topic, one that so many people feel uncomfortable talking about. What you wear to a funeral is all about paying respect to the family. This simple black dress is very appropriate for a wedding. Cover your arms and if you wear a print make sure it is subdued.
Our daughter-in-law has requested that we all wear color as her mother was always brightly attired. There will be sadness but then Joy will follow. Either color is fine. I would just make sure if you wear nude, they are ultra sheer, otherwise you get that heavy tanned old lady leg look.
Donna Karan nudes are my favorite and Secret makes some good ultrasheers. All the best. Deborah, thank you for always being classy! Yes, the funeral is all about the deceased and the family, and fashion should defer to them. These are very helpful reminders and guidelines on what is appropriate dress for a funeral or wake.
Thank you for underscoring that appropriate dress conveys respect to the family and the deceased. I will sadly be attending a wake tomorrow and happened to read this before going upstairs to plan my outfit, so your post is very timely. If funeral is in a church, synogoue, or other place of worship, please refrain from a low-cut top or dress, even if it is black.
I know someone in their will specified that she wanted everyone to wear bright, happy and their favorite outfits to her funeral to joyfully celebrate her life.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Thank you Deborah. Thank you for these guidelines and suggestions. They are sorely needed. Hi Marie, Actually that sounds like a wonderful idea! If that is the case, then go for it!
What To Wear To A Funeral
Funeral Outfits Ideas for Women. It goes without saying that funerals are somber affairs. Most of us will be confronted with that sad reality at one point in our lives, whether directly or indirectly, and then the question soon arises: What should I wear to a funeral? What is appropriate to wear?
It never is a good feeling to lose a loved one. Why should we then discuss what to wear to a funeral? Life is unfair, and the unfortunate happens — thus, we need to be aware. Attending the funeral of the ones we lost is a respectful way of sending them off. It needs to be done honorably.
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