help ladies! :( dress question

posted 3 years ago in Dress
  • poll: What do you think?
    It looks great, with alterations everything will work out! : (75 votes)
    48 %
    Should have gone with the ball gown! : (77 votes)
    49 %
    Hmmmmm that's a good question, : (4 votes)
    3 %
  • Post # 3
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    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2018

    I personally prefer the ballgown..

    Post # 4
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    I don’t dislike the dress on you, but I do think the ballgown is more flattering…

    Post # 5
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    girl you’re looking banging in that fit to flare! 

    Post # 6
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2013 - A court...

    I think it’ll look better after alterations but the ballgown looks more flattering.

    Post # 7
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    456 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: March 2015

    Both are pretty but I like the ball gown more. And I’m not usually a ball gown girl. 

    Post # 8
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    I’m totally shocked by these responses.  I am through-and-through a ballgown girl but I prefer the fit and flare on your shape.  I think the ballgown is like you’re hiding your beautiful curves behind a skirt, and the fit and flare is celebrating them!  I’m totally a ruler-shape so I am jealous of your hourglass figure.  I think you rock this.  What’s the story on the sash?  Maybe it would help to try on a more dramatic one to highlight the tiny part of your waist and create more contrast like the ballgown does?

     

    Post # 9
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    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    Fit and Flare! You look fabulous!

    Post # 11
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: December 2014

    I like the ballgown better

    Post # 12
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    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I think the ballgown looks a lot more flattering.

    Post # 13
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: July 2014 - Prague

    I prefer the ballgown, but I am not a fan of fit and flare on ANYone.

    Post # 14
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2016

    Who designs the fit n flare? I’m obsessed. You look fantastic in it btw!

    Post # 15
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    @blushbambi:  The ballgown is much more flattering IMO.

    Post # 16
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013 - Pavilion overlooking golf course scenery, reception at banquet hall

    I find the ball gown to be a bit plain. The fit and flair is HOTT in the 2nd photo 🙂 Ignore the other posters, you bought the dress you did because you saw something in it that the ball gown simply didn’t have. Quit doubting and enjoy your beautiful dress!

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