Getting dressed for a primary date is at all times a problem. However getting dressed for a primary date that’ll air reside on ABC? The stress is on. Maybe that’s why the women of The Bachelor commerce of their trusty LBDs for pageant-worthy robes each single rose ceremony.
Whereas most males would’ve glazed over on the sight of all these sequins, this season’s Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. paid very shut consideration to the seems that the ladies selected.
“It’s humorous, I can keep in mind just about everybody’s gown from that first evening particularly,” Luyendyk Jr. informed InStyle. “And for the ladies I used to be actually eager about, I can inform you precisely what they wore on dates with me all through your entire season—even all the way down to their earrings.”
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Throughout the all-important evening one, Luyendyk Jr. even seen that two contestants—Lauren B. (above) and Alison (beneath)—wore the very same gown to satisfy him (gasp!). “I keep in mind that one was silver and one was gold, however they regarded so related,” he stated. “So I requested them, ‘Are you guys from the identical metropolis?’ They usually each stated they have been from Dallas, so apparently they shopped on the identical place. I used to be proud I picked that up on that!”
Twinning apart, with 29 ladies dressing to impress, which made him do a double take? “For a primary date, the sexiest factor a lady can put on is a ravishing gown, particularly in a colour like crimson,” Luyendyk Jr. stated. “Krystal’s crimson gown caught my eye instantly. She was one of many solely ones to put on that colour and it regarded wonderful.”
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If crimson’s not your factor, Luyendyk Jr. steered to go basic. “You possibly can by no means go flawed with a easy black gown both. Chelsea wore one on the primary evening and I keep in mind pondering how stunning she regarded in it once I noticed her.”
Maybe it was the gown then that led to Chelsea getting the coveted first impression rose, regardless of her drama with the remainder of the ladies for stealing Arie away from the group, not as soon as however twice.
“Watching that episode again was fascinating as a result of I had no thought the conversations that have been taking place in the home,” Luyendyk Jr. stated. “I nonetheless be ok with selecting Chelsea for the primary rose, although. I used to be actually nervous that evening and the truth that she was actually eager about me gave me a number of confidence.”
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The Bachelor airs tonight at eight p.m. ET on ABC.