(Closed) Opinions needed! Cutting off train or shortening dress?

posted 6 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
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594 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I think the bottom half of the dress is so beautiful and what makes this dress stand out. My opinion on what to do is to alter it with no train and leaving length. 

Dress is beautiful on you, btw. 

Post # 4
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655 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I would cry if you cut off the train. I love it! Atleast have a small train

Post # 5
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

I had a 70-80 Degree (F) October wedding in Texas, and just added a bustle to my ball gown in my outdoor wedding. 

If you prefer to not have a train, I would say just get rid of the train part instead of the ballerina style (though it may turn out cute at that length, just might not be as proportionate). A small train might be a good idea, too. Either way, I think the dress is very pretty! 

Post # 6
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327 posts
Helper bee

shorten the train

Post # 7
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909 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

I think the train is gorgeous! My vote is to leave it as is and just bustle it after the ceremony.

Post # 8
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551 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

🙁 aw, dont cut the dress too short-lol so pretty and the skirt makes the dress. here is a bustle dlook to help shorten the train, pics are not that great. it was a two button bustle from davids, actually looks super cute on-and is a lot less expensive than chopping it. I was considering the bustle even for the ceremony bc I like it so much. 

Post # 9
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Buzzing bee

Id on’t know about hte ballerina length… it works on the allure because the dress ia a natural waist. I’m not sure how it would look with a dropped waist…

Post # 10
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732 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Id just bustle it, the train is so pretty!

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