The wedding day is approaching, yet many brides-to-be aren’t ready enough to face with a series of things they have to meet, especially for their first marriage. For them, preparing a gorgeous wedding gown shall definitely be the top propriety. Here we sorted out some ideas that accepted by lots of brides, we hopefully they could be of some help for brides-to-be.
The basic way of finding a suitable bridal gown is to start from your shape. Hereby, we categorize female shapes into the followings: straight shape, pear shape, apple shape and hourglass shape. The straight shape does not bear an apparent curve line. In this case, a fitted sheath bridal dress shall play up your lines. Baby doll, A-line can create a curvaceous illusion. As to the pear shaped figure, which has a relative smaller top than the wide hip and rear, need a dress with fitted, open neck or strapless top. The top should fully present its advantage, making the wearer even slim. To balance the proportion, the lower part needs to get a full skirt to hide the disadvantages.
Therefore, opt for dresses with full or A-line skirt or darker colors to camouflage your drawbacks. As to the apple shape, the weight is carried around the middle, without a well defined weight. Hence, the bride in such shape shall need baby doll and empire waists to draw the eye up in order to taking the attention away from the middle and allowing a looser fit. The neck details can also bring the focus up, which is suggested to avoid sophisticated design. Brief figuring A-line silhouette or dresses with full skirt will help the bride look curvaceous. The hourglass shape is regarded as the perfect shape for female. Full bust, defined waist and full hips are main features of hourglass shape. Dresses with fitted hips can enhance such curvaceous look. Suggested silhouette for hourglass shape is A-line with dropped waistline to create a glamorous bridal look.
Except from the above, brides also need to consider about the size and theme. For uncertain size, careful measurement is needed. Ask for professional measurement so that the dress you buy could fit you shape totally and make you comfortable. The dress that suit for the theme of the wedding is also a relevant factor that will make your dress work well with your theme. In the church, it’s wise to chose dresses with long skirt to make the atmosphere a little bit solemn, whereas, the outdoor wedding shall be less formal, short wedding dress will be flattering.