(Closed) Long vs Short Veil (pics included)

posted 10 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Long veil vs short veil

    Long Veil

    Short Veil

  • Post # 3
    Member
    5229 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: March 2012 - Pelican Grand Beach Resort

    I think the fingertip veil looks silly with your dress. You either need the long one or something much shorter.

    Post # 5
    Member
    45 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I think the cathedral legnth looks great, but I understand your concerns. I’m not a fan of the fingertip length. 

     

    On a side note, your dress is GORGEOUS. Would you mind sharing the designer/style number? 

    Post # 6
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    38 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    neither! I think that cathedral is wayyy too long, and especially for outside, try a shorter veil 🙂  pretty dress

     

    Post # 7
    Member
    36 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    I voted for the long veil, but agree with the suggestion of trying a shorter veil.  Either way, I had to post to say your dress is AMAZEBALLS!  Wow, it is seriously gorgeous and seriously gorgeous on you.

    Post # 9
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    4053 posts
    Honey bee

    Very pretty dress. I didn’t wear a veil and am sooo glad I didn’t. haha

    Post # 10
    Member
    798 posts
    Busy bee

    I LOVE the long veil wiht your dress, it looks so glam!

    Post # 11
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    1954 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2011

    The long veil is stunning with your dress!

    Post # 12
    Hostess
    7103 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    @mstellah:  Mmm a bit of a toughie, I think the cathedral length takes away from the dress but the fingertip doesn’t do it anything for it. How about a fingertip mantilla veil?

    Post # 13
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    452 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I’m one of the few voting for the short veil. The long veil seems overwhelming. But the short one seems flattering.

    Post # 14
    Member
    235 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    Definitely don’t do cathedral length outside…I’ve seen veils pick up leaves, dirt, etc. before. I think the fingertip looks lovely, but I second PPs to try a shorter one! I think a plainer veil is the way to go, because your dress beadwork is STUNNING and you definitely don’t want to take away from it.

    Post # 15
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    231 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2017

    @mstellah:  Wow, your dress is gorgeous.  Truly stunning.  I love it with the long veil; so glamorous…which did you end up choosing?

    Post # 16
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    6375 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: July 2013 - UK

    I love the drama of the long veil… it’s stunning! How about you wear that for the ceremony, and then change into a fascinator or browpiece for the reception? I say this not because I worry about mud, but because I’m more worried about people at the reception treading on it and hurting you.

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