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Kathie Lee & Hoda: How to Wear 1 Dress to 4 Weddings

It is wedding season, so Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb welcome Lori Bergamotto, Contributing Style Editor at Lucky Magazine. With wedding season, 40% of weddings happen between June and September and the average guests spend $490 on the wedding and that’s even before the gift. Lori will show us how to take one dress and make it wearable to four weddings.

Today Show: Salon Pencil Dress from

For wedding season, Lori Bergamotto has found one dress that a woman can wear to four different weddings. The dress is Salon Pencil Dress with Anglaise for $130.46 from It has a high neck and nipped in at the waist. At $130 for four weddings, that will bring your cost to just $33/wedding.


Salon Pencil Dress at a Garden Wedding

Kathie Lee and Hoda talk with Lisa Bergamotto on how to use one dress for four weddings.

With wedding season upon us, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb talk with Lisa Bergamotto on how to save money and use one dress for four weddings.

To make the dress appropriate for a garden party, Lori Bergamotto says to throw a printed cardigan over the dress. You can get one from for $89.50. Lori said this is how you make an evening dress appropriate for days with a cardigan. You will want a printed one and you should look for a unifying color. Lori also adds a purse for $34.50 from H&M, an Another Line belt for $34 from, “Madmen Daisy Earrings” and “Chrysanthemum Ring” starting at $58 from For the shoes, when going to an outdoor wedding never wear stilettos. You should wear a wedge and Lori picked out “Dizza” wedges for $99 from

Salon Pencil Dress at a Formal Wedding

Lori Bergamotto says you don’t have to go with a long dress for a formal wedding. To dress it up, she chose a “Tulle and Chain Bib” necklace from Zara for $35.90, sequin “Jet Earrings” for $75 from Adding a simple belt can class up a dress. Lori uses a velvet ribbon, which you can get for $4/yard at M&J Trimming. To finish the look, add a Jacqueline Ferrar pleated clutch for $18 at and Chinese Laundry “Haylow” pumps for $79 at


Salon Pencil Dress at a Cocktail Wedding

To make it appropriate for a cocktail wedding, Lori Bergamotto had the dress hemmed up to make it shorter and more festive. She then added a “Two Tone Open Blazer” tuxedo jacket for $32.80 at, a R.J. Graziano “Jet Glass Collar Necklace” for $75 at, a “Lace Embellished Envelope Clutch” for $39.90 at and “Beelar” heels for $29.98 at

Salon Pencil Dress at a Beach Wedding

Lori Bergamotto says less is more for a beach wedding, so you will want to keep it simple. A must-have: “Veronica” cat-eye sunglasses, which is all the rage right now, for $15 from, a Kenneth Jay Lane necklaces for $99 at Lori said for necklaces, you will want to pick out necklaces that are very earthy and textural because you are outside. To finish off the look, Lori adds in a “Tie Dye Pouch” wristlet for $19.50 from and Decree “Sandy Thong Sandals” (never wear shoes to a beach wedding) for $22 at


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