(Closed) Should i add a corset to my dress?

posted 9 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Should i add a corset?



  • Post # 3
    150 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    Why not just wear a corset inside th dress to give you added shape? You look great already!

    Post # 4
    1139 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    Seems like an expense you don’t necessarily need. The dress looks great like it is. It might have to much going on with it. I guess it depends on how much you want one 🙂

    Post # 5
    2721 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: November 2011

    I actually wore this exact dress for my wedding. I would not add a corset to this. If you do, take it to very experienced seamstress. The way the fabric gathers and comes in at the zipper could be problematic. The dress you have pictured, with the corset, was made with a pattern to have it already. This dress is not. FWIW, I did not have any issues with the zipper.

    Post # 6
    455 posts
    Helper bee

    I, personally, would say yes.  First, I LOVE the look of corset-backs.  They are kind of sexy!  And then, you’re right, its a guarantee you will feel fabulous in your dress.  You can adjust each bit of the bodice to make it fit you however you need or want it too.  I wore a bridesmaid dress with a corset back and it felt great the whole night. 

    Though make sure it will work with your dress first 🙂

    Post # 7
    5285 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I would say yes cause I love corset back dresses! I feel its good in case youlose or ekkk gain weight!

    Post # 8
    6109 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    I voted no just because I’m not a fan of the corset look. 

    Post # 9
    23585 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    I’m also not a fan of a corset.  Wearing a corset inside is a thought!

    Post # 10
    926 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I was against a corset back when I went shopping. I was set on buttons. And I got them… but there is a part of me that wishes I had a corset now so that I would be so worried about the fit or needing to get it taken in. So since the back of your dress doesn’t have buttons as a detail and since the example you posted looks so nice, I voted to add the corset! Do what will make you feel the most secure on your wedding day 🙂 You look beautiful, btw.

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