(Closed) Corset lace up, Button up or Zip up?

posted 8 years ago in Dress
  • poll: What type of back on your wedding dress?
    Corset : (84 votes)
    39 %
    Buttons : (74 votes)
    35 %
    Zipper : (47 votes)
    22 %
    Other (please explain) : (8 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 47
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    Newbee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I love the way my body looks in a corset. I don’t have a very defined waist, and a corset turns me into a regular hourglass!

    Post # 48
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    4350 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    All 3! I have an interior corset followed by a zipper and the buttons on the outside to make it look extra pretty.

    Post # 49
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    1613 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    Post # 50
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    795 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    Mine is corset set, but I really do love the look of buttons!

    Post # 51
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    1370 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Mine is a corset, but I love the buttons.  I chose the corset to allow for weight fluctuations, and movement.  All the gowns with buttons and zips that I tried on felt really unforgiving, and I was terrified if I gained even a couple pounds, a zipper wouldnt do up or I’d pop buttons.

    Post # 52
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    202 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    I love Buttons all the way!  I think there is something so timeless and classy about them. 

    @kjgirl05 : what a cute idea to add a different color for your corset, so cute!

    Post # 53
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    284 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    The back of mine is zip-up but I’m adding lace covered buttons because I love the look and thought I needed to spice the back of the dress up just a tad bit.

    Here’s the back of the dress on the model:

    Post # 54
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    2849 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    Mine is a zip up. I’m not fan of buttons, so I knew I didn’t want that option. The dress I fell in love with had a zipper. 

    Post # 55
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    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: March 2012

    Mine is a corset. ๐Ÿ™‚ I love it, it fits so well. ๐Ÿ™‚

     

    ETA: I know it isn’t all done up. ๐Ÿ™‚ Lol.

    Post # 56
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    14 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    I prefer buttons, I feel like every dress I ever see anymore has the corset!!!

    Post # 57
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    119 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    CORSET by FAR! I have a “ruler” body shape and only a corset gives me the illusion of a pretty hourglass shape ๐Ÿ™‚ plus it fits like a glove! If I could wear a corset everyday I would hehe

    Post # 58
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    1936 posts
    Buzzing bee

    zipper zipper zipper! i couldn’t NOT pee with my dress ON, so thank God I had a zipper!!! Zip out – pee – zip in – done!

    Post # 59
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    4438 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 2013 - Harbourfront Grand Hall

    I wanted a zip up with the faux buttons but being a bigger gal when my consultant put me in a corset and started lacing me up whooooaaaa!  My curves looked AWESOME… and I was sold!

    Post # 60
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    963 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    I love corsets and buttons, but my dress had a zipper.  I thought of getting it modified, but ultimately just went with it as it was.  The perk was that it was very quick and easy to get in and out of!

    Post # 61
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    Wannabee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I love love love fabric covered buttons, but they wouldn’t go with all the lace and beadwork on my dress, so I settled for a zipper.

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