My dress is in! Should I lower the back, or keep it as is?

posted 4 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Lower the back?
    YES! It adds drama, looks sexy and amazing : (106 votes)
    55 %
    NO! Leave it, its perfect as it is : (88 votes)
    45 %
  • Post # 3
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Your dress is beautiful and fits like a glove!

    Post # 4
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    Honey bee
    • Wedding: April 2013

    I love the back lowered!

    Post # 5
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: February 2015

    OMG! It looks amazing on you! I usually prefer a lower back, but in your case.. you can’t go wrong either way!! WOW!

    Post # 6
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    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    Both look beautiful!

     

    Post # 7
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    Busy bee

    You look stunning in that dress!  I prefer it with the back lowered, but have you decided what undergarments you’re going to wear on your wedding day?  That could determine whether or not you are even able to lower the back.

    ETA: When I say prefer, I mean marginally prefer.  Both you and the dress are gorgeous in all the photos, and I agree with PPs that you really can’t go wrong either way!

    Post # 8
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    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: July 2012 - Catholic Church

    I actually love it so much more with the back the way it is now! That is one gorgeous dress!

    Post # 9
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    It’s beautiful either way, but I love the shape of the v with the back lowered. But whatever you decide, it looks gorgeous.

    Post # 11
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    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    @llgraham:  i think it looks great lowered into a V shape.

    Post # 12
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    I like it much better as-is, personally. 

    Post # 13
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    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    It is perfect as is!!! It will also keep it nice and tight around the bust 😉

    Post # 14
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    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    I think you may face some structural issues if you lower the back of the dress. I would keep it as it is. It’s beautiful.

    Post # 16
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    Helper bee

    you have a gorgeous back to show off and shoulders and I would lower it .

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