lambert-shelton-290Country crooner Miranda Lambert recently wed her sweetheart Blake Shelton. For the May 14 nuptials, she wore her mother’s ivory wedding gown. She told US Weekly she considered it a good-luck charm since her parents have been happily married for 33 years.

In a post this week on, writer/editor Tara Sharp posted a photo of her own mother’s wedding gown, along with another of site editor Annie’s mom, and considered how she felt about wearing an heirloom gown. heirloom-dressWhat do you think? Would you wear your mother’s wedding gown, slice it up like Tess did in “27 Dresses” or do you want to don a completely different dress (or suit) all your own for your big day?