Buying the Best Wedding Gown For Your Body Shape
Every bride needs to have the perfect wedding dress. You may be overwhelmed by the sheer number of fabrics, cuts, and styles of dresses available when you first go into a bridal boutique. You need not stress; shopping for your ideal dress doesn’t have to be a bad experience. Use these steps and you could select the perfect wedding dress for your body.
Be honest in your measurement and start with it. Never buy a dress that is any smaller than what your measurements are right now. It is a bad idea to buy a dress that is too tight with the thought that you can lose the weight. Accept your body the way it is now and give accurate and recent measurements to the boutique where you buy dresses.
Request help. Ask your girlfriends and family members for their opinions. Or ask for help from an impartial source. Keep in mind that your friends may not serve as the best judges of what actually looks good on your body. Sometimes it is helpful to ask the opinions of others when trying to find your style, make sure that you allow the influence of at least 3 salespeople to help guide you. If you have secured a wedding planner, they most likely will offer an impartial opinion too.
Check out a lot of different types of styles. Do not start with a pre supposition and image of a perfect dress. You could end up disappointing yourself by making limits when you begin. Keep options open for styles you may have not worn in the past. Wear them to check how they fit you.
Disguise your unwanted flaws. There are easy ways your outfit can hide rather not so flattering features. When women choose an A-line skirt, whether she is an apple or pear shape, she will appear thinner as the shape of the skirt is flared at the bottom and pulled in at the waist. The elegant and graceful lines of Empire waisted garments flatter a pear-shaped figure.
Enjoy your natural curves! If you’re going for a curvaceous image on your big day, look at wedding dresses in an hourglass shape that highlight your decolletage and feature a full skirt. A neat and well-cut inner garment should enhance your body contours the way you want.
Look at what is in your closet. You may want to consider getting a better idea of what suits you from your personal wardrobe if choosing a wedding dress is too overwhelming. You should take inventory of the items you currently have in your closet. You should remove from the closet the clothes that you feel confident wearing. What do these pieces tell you? How about a pencil skirt for those times when you want to show that you took the extra time to get prepared, or does the low cut of the cashmere sweater you like so much make you fell sexy every time you wear it? Pick up on those key elements when shopping for your dress. You may discover that your mind knows what will give your shape the desired effect and all you have to do is trust in yourself.
You must be sure to choose the correct dress for your wedding. The most anticipated day of your life requires a dress that you love and you can find it by not panicking and using these methods.
Jacquie Generra writes about Women’s and other Fashion & Personal Care for HowToDoThings.com.