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Old August 23rd, 2004, 11:51 PM
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Hi there,
This is my first alaskan cruise. is it okay to wear velvet pants with sparkly or velvet tops for the formal nights? cruising soon, thanks
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Old August 24th, 2004, 12:24 AM
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I wouldn't be comnfortable wering velvet in the summer; it's always seemed like a winter fabric to me.
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Old August 24th, 2004, 08:58 AM
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Sounds like a nice outfit and dressy. I would not worry about it as it would be fine...
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Old August 24th, 2004, 06:17 PM
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Hi Taylor,
Yes, that outfit would be fine, especially in Alaska, it is cooler there. I've even worn a velvet pants outfit in the Caribbean and it was OK.

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Old August 24th, 2004, 09:22 PM
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Taylor - your choice sounds just right. It's nice to get to wear the dressy stuff usually reserved for Christmas, New Year's Eve and weddings. Wear what you are comfortable with and be sure to get all the formal photos taken - they make great souvenirs. Have a great trip ttfn Jennifer
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Old August 25th, 2004, 01:52 AM
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Thank you all so much for your help, I'm very excited about this cruise.
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