(Closed) My Wedding Dress! What do you think? PIC HEAVY

posted 4 years ago in Accessories
Post # 2
5987 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: May 2014


aoppenhuizen:  Well I’m no help because I don’t know about crowns and veils, but that dress is STUNNING!!

Post # 3
2840 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Okay, I know you love the crown and I’m about to tell you something you probably don’t want to hear, but I really think the crown is too bulky. It doesn’t do you justice in this dress. It looks like a costume crown.

And FWIW, I’m normally pro-tiaras/crowns. I just don’t think this one is flattering. I’m sorry 🙁 I think you may end up looking a little dated… like maybe Princess Diana with the short blonde hair and large crown.

(I’m seriously not trying to be mean. Just honest.)

Post # 4
143 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: January 2015

i love the dress. i think the crown looks ridiculous.  its too big and bulky and you are i think too mature to wear that type. it is more suited for a sweet 16. 

Post # 5
2298 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

The dress is absolutely stunning!   The crown makes me think of a Halloween costume…but if you love it, that’s what matters!  I wouldn’t do a veil if you choose to wear the crown.

Post # 6
289 posts
Helper bee

The dress is absolutely gorgeous!  I hate to say it but I agree with PP.  I really don’t like the crown.  It looks like you are playing dress up.  I think you could do a sparkly comb in your hair or something to still get that bling though. 

Post # 7
326 posts
Helper bee

The dress is beautiful, but unless you’re a royal, I’d 86 the crown.  Veil or flower? 

Post # 8
1206 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2015

Pretty dress!  But the crown doesn’t look good at all.  I agree that it’s more suited for Halloween or a sweet 16. If you really want to wear it I’d tone it down to a tiara to make it look less costume like.

Post # 9
443 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2014

Hugs – im sorry youre getting a little beat up about your crown, especially since you werent even asking about opinions on it in the first place but to answer your question I think crowns look nice with a veil and if you have the veil pinned behind the front of the crown it wont cover it all – Kate Middleton style! You can always take it off after the ceremony but I say add a veil. By The Way I think your crown matches the crystals on your dress and looks really pretty so I hope these posts dont make you doubt yourself. 

Post # 10
460 posts
Helper bee

Sorry but that crown looks like something out of a kid’s dressing up set!  You look stunning in that beautiful dress but the crown spoils the whole look and I think some sort of sparkly comb would look way better.

IMO the only people wearing crowns should be either under 5 or actual royalty.

Post # 11
2695 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2015

ditch the crown…

Post # 12
338 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2015

I’m personally not a fan of brides wearing any sort of crown or tiara, but what matters is that you’re happy with it.  If your hair will be a little longer then, I’d suggest some sort of simple updo so that the focus can be on the beautiful beading at the top of your dress.  I’m not really sure if I can picture what a veil would look like with the crown, so I don’t have any suggestions as far as that.

Post # 13
738 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2016

aoppenhuizen:  <br /><br />Wow you look absolutely beautiful! Keep the crown. try your hair with very soft small wave/curls at the bottom with your thinnest curling iron.<br />A beautiful shiny bracelet would look nice to since you have the beautiful embellishments from your straps so a big necklace might look a bit too much!




Post # 14
553 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

If u love the crown wear it!! But I vote yest to a simple veil. Ur a bride, you need a veil!!! 

Post # 15
152 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

Beautiful dress! Wow your body looks amazing in it. I think that the dress combined with the crown looks too much like a costume though…like the crown cheapens the look of the embellishments on the dress. I think a fingertip length simple veil would look gorgeous with that dress. Sorry I know you like the crown but it just isnt working with the mature dress you have on. And I would pull your hair into a classy bun style since you have straps that are so beautiful on their own. A sleek bun with maybe some swoop in front.

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