(Closed) To Bolero or not to Bolero

posted 8 years ago in Dress
Post # 3
630 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

I think if the bolero wasn’t really open-necked it would be fine

Post # 4
1398 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I think, with this cut of dress, IF you felt the need to cover your arms, I might go with a flutter sleeve added on to the dress in a lace or organza. Sort of like this:

Post # 5
2124 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2012

I really like the above suggestion…I would pick a bolero like that but just keep it as an option. I’m sure you will look fantastic without it..such a pretty dress! I’m not a huge fan of my upper arms right now either….they aren’t huge or anything,…let’s just say the death of my 20’s is starting to show. I’ve been lifting weights..so hopefully they will look better by my wedding day. Good luck! your dress is fabulous! 

Post # 6
7682 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

I’m looking at one on Light in the box, and she has a v-neck dress on, and it looks nice.  I haven’t ordered yet, but the price looks good.   They have several.  I think I’m going to get this simple organza one.  My dress is the rosette chiffon wedding dress from JC Penny.


Rosette Waist Chiffon Wedding Gownand here’s the bolero.



Post # 7
7682 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

What do the bees think about the top dress with the bolero jacket (2nd photo)? 

Post # 9
6065 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: January 2012

@SandyThePoet: Ohh that looks beautiful!

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