For Lauren, finding her dress was as easy as walking into her mother’s closet. “I've tried the dress on ever since I was a child and always knew I wanted to wear it,” Lauren says. “My mom is my best friend. It was such an honor to wear her dress.” Elaine Morgan altered it to a more personalized fit with a natural empire waist, sheer sleeves, lace along the new V-neck and omission of its original mutton sleeves from 1979. The result was absolutely stunning!