(Closed) Romantic, Lace Ballgown

posted 11 years ago in Full Figured
Post # 3
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31 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Mine was lace and organza, Casablanca 1865. It’s drop waist with rouching across the bodice and it really sucked me in at the belly are and gave me a great hourglass.

Post # 5
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2010

I can’t think of too many empire waisted ballgowns, I think empire waists tend to be more on a-line or sheath dresses, but I’ve looked for a lace ballgown myself for several months so below are some ideas. These are from Maggie Sottero, Casablanca, Alfred Angelo and MonCheri. I finally bought an a-line with a natural waist and turned it into somewhat of a ballgown with a crinoline. I’m a very small girl but I think that silhouette is flattering on all body types.

 

 

Post # 6
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2419 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Justin alexander 9552

Post # 7
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282 posts
Helper bee

i have a maggie sottero sabelle gown.. 

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Post # 10
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3138 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: December 2010 - Savannah, GA

Ballgown and Empire are two different sillouettes.

The owner at the shop where I bought my gown said something that really stuck with me. She said a lot of brides make the mistake of trying to hide their flaws rather than trying to accentuate the things about them that make them sensational.

So don’t try to hide anything. Try to accentuate you’re most beautiful features. You’ll be much happier, because no one will notice anything except how gorgeous you are.

Post # 12
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194 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I think my dress qualifies as a drop waist and I definitely have a pooch lol! I felt so great in my dress! 🙂

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Post # 14
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2010

@sarahd07: Ahhh, I loved your dress when you first posted it and I love it still. SO BEAUTIFUL on you! This was one of my contenders that didn’t make the cut and I can’t even remember why now…Undecided

Post # 15
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194 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

@cs71904: LOL…if that photo was taken from a different angle you would have seen the pooch! Tongue out

Post # 16
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194 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

@meliss: Thanks so much meliss! I LOVE my dress…it was exactly what I wanted!

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