(Closed) Anyone worried about being too small for their dress?

posted 10 years ago in Dress
Post # 17
330 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2010

I’m glad I’m not the only one with this problem! I avoid mentioning that I’m trying to gain weight to fit into my wedding dress because people just have the most incredulous reactions. I’ve had a hard time keeping weight on the last year or so, and I want to gain a few pounds so my dress fits snugly rather than a tad too loose. I’ve been working hard at it for about a month and the dress is starting to fit better already!

Post # 18
525 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: January 2011

Same problem here! When I took the measurement I was 7 lbs heavier except that I pack them all in my bum LOL

Post # 19
1011 posts
Bumble bee

Yep!  I’m more than 23 pounds lighter than when I bought my dress (and almost 3 dress sizes).  I could zip it then (with some effort), but now it’s going to have to be taken in.  Makes me wish I’d bought a smaller dress, but I’d rather take in than have to squeeze in!

Post # 20
4765 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 2011 - Vintage Villas

YES! I’m terrified of this! Not because of losing weight, but because usually strapless dresses are constantly falling off of me. I hope I can find a good seamstress!

Post # 21
838 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

My dress lady said “remember we can take fabric off we cant put it back on” haha..

Post # 22
99 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2010

maggie dresses are good because of the corsette…

im a street size 2/3 and they ordered me a 6 in maggie (32Dear Daughter boobs) and i told the tailor that i was planning on losing weight and he said its perfectly fine because of the corset. it has room to squeeze in.

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