(Closed) How do your 'inspiration pcitures' compare to your final dress?

posted 4 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
Member
3672 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

@justjade:  I didn’t bring in any pictures and just told them to bring me things in my price range because I always heard that you end up falling for what you wanted least. I did think I would leave in a strapless ballgown but walked out with a lace A-line with nude colored straps!

Post # 4
Member
255 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

I brought a few pictures and a few sketches I had done of the style I wanted. I loved the traditional and modified A lines, wanted flowy fabric, flower or lace detailing and corset back. The allure dress I ended up choosing was a fit and flare with floral embroidery with more sparkle than I had originally wanted and unfortunately no corset back 

Post # 5
Hostess
11336 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

Here’s the favourite ones I tried on from the picture list I took with me

 

I went with the first one

 

Post # 6
Member
1673 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I wanted a drop waist… Here is what I had in mind: 

http://plbgbridal.com/product/kenneth_winston/style_pl1493

but really I had envisioned a ball gown, however we’re having a destination wedding and I thought it would look all wrong on the beach. But then the store owner brought me this one…

http://plbgbridal.com/product/kenneth_winston/style_pl1489

MY DRESS!!

I found this very funny, because when I ordered my dress, I didn’t realize it was the very same designer! I also took a picture of my dress at a wedding show accidentally- It was right behind a fit and flare I liked! 

I thought fit and flare would flatter my figure better. My body shape is very similar to that of the model in the 2nd picture. Except I’m 5’4 and slightly more muscular. But the 1489 is so girlish and pretty! Plus it looks like a ball gown but is light and flowy. I just love it!

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