(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
    132 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

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



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


    Post # 5
    271 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
    8424 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
    2708 posts
    Sugar bee

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

    Post # 8
    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
    1635 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
    910 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

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

    Please….. NO BELT………..

    Post # 12
    10453 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
    1231 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    No belt

    Post # 14
    2894 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
    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
    531 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.

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