(Closed) To bustle or not to bustle?

posted 4 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which should I do?
    Bustle the back (I have no one here to learn the bustle before wedding) : (17 votes)
    77 %
    Just use the strap and dance line Cinderella! : (5 votes)
    23 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    9918 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Ask a seamstress to show you what the bustle would look like.  I had a bustle that was perfect until someone stepped on it and it broke…after that my dress was SO ANNOYING.  It will be in your way.  

    Post # 4
    Member
    3101 posts
    Sugar bee

    @MattandKristin:  Definitely bustle!  You will not want your beautiful dress dragging and getting all nasty.

    Post # 5
    Member
    121 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Definitely bustle the dress!  I had mine bustled and I still found people were stepping on it sometimes, so I can’t imagine what they would have done if I had been walking around with a train.  It’s also much easier to move and dance with the dress after it’s bustled :).

    Post # 6
    Member
    170 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: October 2014

    I vote no bustle, I like the look of the wrist strap (as long as it actually is a wrist-strap and not just a strap that looks like the ones on the insides of new shirts that are used for hanging).  I don’t plan on bustling my dress (pieces of tulle, 30’s style, very very hard to bustle), I don’t really like the look of bustles it looks like bubbled fabric on peoples’ butts, I’ve never really seen one I liked, but that’s just my opinion. 

    Post # 7
    Member
    8474 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I say bustle. Do you really want people stepping on it on the dance floor?!

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