(Closed) I picked up my dress!! Belt…or no belt??

posted 4 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which is more flattering...
    Belt : (52 votes)
    40 %
    No belt : (78 votes)
    60 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    132 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    This belt makes the dress so romantic. It gives the gown a very special look.
    WITH BELT!

    ALAWI

     

    Post # 4
    Member
    710 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2004

    Belt

    Post # 5
    Member
    272 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    @BurlapnLace The belt makes your eye get drawn away from the beautiful details in your dress.  It’s too much.  You have a beautiful shape anyways.  If you want to add extra color, look for a necklace/earrings in that blush tone.

    Post # 6
    Member
    8431 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2012

    @BurlapnLace:  You look stunning in your dress! I am usually a fan of belts with dresses but your dress does not need a belt at all. I think the belt is a bit distracting due to all the texture your dress has so I vote NO belt!

    Post # 7
    Member
    2581 posts
    Sugar bee

    Pretty dress.  Definitely no belt.  It cuts you in two.

    Post # 8
    Member
    406 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2014

    @BurlapnLace:  I don’t think the belt would clash with your theme, but I also don’t think that dress needs it. The material already has a lot going on, and your shape looks great! My personal opinion is that a belt just breaks up the gorgeousness all around.

    Post # 9
    Member
    1638 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    No belt. You look slimmer without the belt. Also the lace on the veil right by you shoulders and head also adds bulk to you. A less ornate veil may look better. Pretty dress.

    Post # 11
    Member
    891 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    I have seen this dress in person and one a few different girls

    Please….. NO BELT………..

    Post # 12
    Member
    10456 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: February 2014

    That belt goes great with the dress! I think it’s similar enough to tan that it wouldn’t clash. 

    Post # 13
    Member
    1231 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    No belt

    Post # 14
    Member
    2896 posts
    Sugar bee

    I don’t mind a belt, but I wouldn’t use this belt (although I love the color and style of it, I think it doesn’t go that well with your dress). 

    I also agree with a less detailed veil. 

    Your dress has beautiful elements on it, I would definitely try not to distract from such a beautiful gown !

    Post # 15
    Member
    92 posts
    Worker bee

    Between the two, I chose no belt, but perhaps try a thinner ribbon/belt sans flowers, in cream/tan. 

    Post # 16
    Member
    533 posts
    Busy bee

    Not that belt. I would do a very plain, simple satin belt. Any detail on the belt will take away from the beautiful detail on the dress.

    The topic ‘I picked up my dress!! Belt…or no belt??’ is closed to new replies.

    Get our weekly roundup of the best of Weddingbee.
    I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.

    Find Amazing Vendors