Can it be turned into a fit-and-flare?

posted 3 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
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Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2013

@ersa0501:  I think it’s do-able! If your seamstress tightened the seams in the lower half, and maybe added some tulle panels at the bottom for volume!

Post # 4
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I think it might be doable. Wait until it comes… Maybe it’ll surprise you!

Post # 6
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Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Yes it’s doable. I did something similar to my wedding dress! You just have to find a seamstress willing to do the work!

Post # 7
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

My friend wore this exact dress to her wedding in ’08, it’s a beautiful dress! She loved how comfortable it was.

It looks like more of a sheath in person than on that model, imo. I think the suggestion to get a crinoline / slip to go under it and give it some body on the bottom might help? Also find a good seamstress and I bet they can work with it. 

 

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