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We never thought we'd be relieved to not be asked to join a wedding party. But once we've been and there done that, not having to shell out major cash for a bridesmaid dress that we'd lie and say we'll wear again is one of life's small pleasure. But not having a set outfit comes with its own obstacles: the delicate balance of working your look while not outshining the bride, and answering questions like, “What's the dress code?” and “Who can tell me what the hell dressy casual means?”