(Closed) Long dress or short dress?

posted 5 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
12247 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2013

The short one is REALLY cute! And you can wear it all day!

Post # 4
7271 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2013

You should make this a poll 🙂

I really like the long one because I think the neckline is gorgeous!

Post # 5
905 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: February 2014

@cindalu:  I adore the lines of the short one! It’s just so playful and sweet!

If I were to do a courthouse wedding I would definitely wear a short, dramatic dress like that with fabulous, bright shoes and a small, bright bouquet.

Post # 6
1282 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

Love the short dress!!

Post # 7
4464 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: February 2012

I like both dresses, but I like the short dress slightly more. I’m not a huge fan of the sash color, but the way the skirt poofs out a bit is really, really cute. If you did go with the long one though I think it’s really elegant and beautiful. You can have a really elegant sleek look that I think would be gorgeous. 

Post # 8
603 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: February 2014

I love long dresses, but I LOVE the short dress that you posted. I think it would be perfect!

Post # 9
294 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

like the long one the best !!!!

Post # 11
747 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

@cindalu:  I think the long one Will make you feel like a Bride 🙂 the short one is pretty but I really think you should add that extra element to make you feel bridal! 

Post # 12
3667 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2015

I like the long one.

Post # 13
5423 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: November 2012

The long def has a more “bridal” effect, but the short one is beyond adorable.

Post # 14
792 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2008

I love the short dress! It is so cute!

Post # 15
8817 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2013

if i had to pick, i like the short one better.


Post # 16
433 posts
Helper bee


They’re both very pretty, dear. I, too, very much favour simple, clean, and classic lines. However, since you seem to favour something that states ‘bridal’, may I suggest a compromise? The short dress is not really tea length, which is actually defined as approximately mid-calf-length. Perhaps you could find something slightly longer, pair it with short white gloves and a bird cage veil for a very elegant and bridal vintage look. I got married in Europe, where it is required to first have a civil wedding, and this is exactly what I chose. This silhouette has now become popular again, and thus, easier to find. Ebay and Etsy are good sources for genuine vintage finds, although these are becoming more expensive, as more and more people have come to appreciate vintage clothing.

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