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Six women wore the same dress to this wedding

Written by Katie Byrne, published 20th sep 2017

(And no - they weren't bridesmaids)

Something rather incredible happened in Sydney on Saturday: six women attended the same wedding, all wearing exactly the same dress.

As in: exactly the same dress.

Speaking to the Telegraph about the incredible situation, Debbie Speranza (one of the women wearing the dress, who shared this photo, left, on Facebook) revealed: "My cousin and I walked into the reception and saw each other [in the same dress] and started laughing, but then another walked in … then another one … and another one. There was about 200 people".

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That means a solid 3% of the total guest-list were wearing that same frock: a gorgeous lacy navy halterneck design from Australian fashion brand, Forever New.

After some initial confusion, the identically-attired sextet saw the funny side of their sartorial situation, posing for group photos and laughing off speculation they might be bridesmaids.

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In fact, Debbie described herself and the other ladies as the 'back-up bridesmaids' in a Facebook post, which has since been 'liked' over 49,000 times and received over 11k comments.

She added to the Telegraph: "A couple of the women were a little bit 'ahhhhh' but then we all saw the fun in it. There’s a video of us telling the bridesmaids ‘ok if you girls stuff up we are ready’. We were like accidental sisters".

Image: Facebook/Debbie Speranza

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