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Say Yes to the Dress: Big Bliss

By Anne Louise Bannon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Plus-sized spin-off with more compassion than original.

TV TLC Reality TV 2010
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age 12+

Based on 1 parent review

age 12+


I have seen this show and it is good not the best thing in the world but it does get girls think cause the people in the store do explain scens and they do see the reality along with the girls fantacy which in my book gets a thumbs up for putting themselfs on both sides of the street. Everyone once a fancy wedding but not everyone can afford one so sometimes if you have worked for everything sometimes you get rewarded and sometimes its time to think real life.

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While it is nice seeing the compassionate attitude of the staff toward the larger women, the show is essentially the same as the original -- including the edited-for-maximum-drama family conflicts. It is fairly easy to get caught up in the emotions of the moment, but it's also a little repetitive. Still, for those in the throes of wedding planning, or wedding fantasy -- especially those without a model-size body -- it's nice to see that one doesn't have to be a size 2 to get a lovely wedding dress.

TV Details

  • Premiere date: October 1, 2010
  • Network: TLC
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: TV-G
  • Last updated: February 4, 2023

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