Woman chops up her mum's wedding dress to wear for her own rehearsal – but everyone's saying the same thing | The Sun

SHE wanted a special outfit to wear during her wedding rehearsal.

So Lilli decided to turn to her mum, and asked if she could recycle her vintage dress in the lead up to her big day.

"I got to wear my mom’s wedding dress to my wedding rehearsal," Lilli wrote over a video of her mum doing the zip up on the dress.

But there was one dramatic difference in the dress when Lilli wore it.

Instead of the puffy white satin sleeves and long skirt, Lilli opted to wear it as a strapless number, and trimmed the bottom to make it a mini.

She kept the oversized bow on the back though, and teamed the dress with some high bow-embellished heels.

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However, it was the length of the dress that people seemed to have the most issue with in the comments section.

"Too short… doesn't look good," one wrote.

"Tiny bit too short," another added.

"Why’d you make it look like a prom dress?" someone else asked.

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But others were more complimentary about the upcycled dress.

"Okay obsessed with this idea," one wrote.

While another added: "I’m absolutely obsessed – gorgeous!!!"

"Omg this is so ADORABLE. The dress looks so amazing!" a third commented.

"I would’ve kept the puffy sleeves," another wrote.

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With Lilli replying:"Totally debated that!

"But it was a little too big and we couldn’t take it in right with the sleeves and poofy sleeves aren’t really my style."

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