(Closed) A question for vintage ladies.

posted 4 years ago in Bridesmaids
Post # 2
1915 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2016 - Gorse Hill, Surrey, UK

nearly-mrs-R:  from what I’ve read, you should buy the dress 1-2inches longer than you need, depending on how many layers of petticoat you want.so I guess the petticoat will be a bit shorter than the dress?

Post # 3
263 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

The petticoat will make the dress shorter, so you need a longer dress. I would do an inch longer dress, or trim the petticoat to fit by taking out layers or trimming the tule.

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