(Closed) How do you put on your dress?

posted 6 years ago in Dress
  • poll: How do you put on your dress?
    I step into my dress : (50 votes)
    71 %
    I pull the dress over my head : (14 votes)
    20 %
    Other : (0 votes)
    I like polls : (6 votes)
    9 %
  • Post # 3
    1855 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    Mine was very fitted at the waist, so it had to go over my head.  

    Post # 4
    3305 posts
    Sugar bee

    I step in it. It is a fit and flare.

    Post # 5
    1190 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Mine was a fit and flare and it went over my head. I just out a towel over my face so I didn;t get any makeup on the dress!

    Post # 6
    42 posts
    • Wedding: August 2012

    I had an A-line and stepped into it to avoid mussing up hair/makeup.

    Post # 7
    4929 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2018

    Mine’s an A-line so it could go either way. I’ll probably step into it for simplicity’s sake on the big day. 

    Post # 8
    240 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    I’ll step into it one leg at a time. Laughing

    Post # 9
    9053 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2010

    @Natto:  Just like everbody else, right??  Except… kinda doesn’t sound like it.

    Mine was a drop waist/a line so easy enough to step into.

    Post # 10
    1271 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2013

    mine is a drop-waist A-line with a corset back, and i’ll be stepping into it so i don’t screw up my hair.  lol

    Post # 11
    1306 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Mine was a fitted/mermaid style. I had the crinoline and cups sewn in so all I did was unzip, step in/out, and rezip! It was easy peasy 🙂

    Post # 12
    352 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    Fit and flare. I could have stepped in but the mermaid slip made that more difficult so over the head it went. There was much discussion between my maids and mom as to the best way and I just wanted to get the thing on.  Haha arguably one of the more stressful points of the day 🙂

    Post # 13
    5428 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I think I am stepping into mine too. I also have a corset back and want to have the lace go up my back not down. Does this make sense? LOL

    Post # 14
    11271 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    i initially stepped into it but the back zipper wasn’t sitting flat so the seamstress who hemmed the dress said she would fix that.

    i didn’t realize that she basically sewed the bottom portion of the zipper up so the next time i tried it on, i stepped into it and couldn’t pull the dress up over my hips.  i thought i had gained a ton of weight or something and then i realize the zipper thing.

    i then had to put it on over my head.  that sucked.

    Post # 15
    1269 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    I’m glad I can step in mine because putting it over my head would be like digging a tunnel in it. 

    Post # 16
    2425 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2012

    Ballgown, but it goes over my head because of the extra crinoline I wore underneath. I would have stepped into it otherwise.

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