(Closed) Too many one shoulders?

posted 4 years ago in Bridesmaids
  • poll: Too many one shoulders?
    Do it : (18 votes)
    51 %
    Don't do it : (13 votes)
    37 %
    Indifferent : (4 votes)
    11 %
  • Post # 3
    12257 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I think that is gorgeous!

    Post # 4
    765 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    Those are lovely bridesmaids dresses–but I would do something different. You want your dress to stand out. 

    Post # 5
    91 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I think its fine to do a one shoulder BM dress even though your wedding dress is one shoulder. I think both dresses are pretty and I think the BM dresses will be nice for the beach. I think the dresses look like a breath of fresh air and are modest and classy. I don’t think it matters that the BM one shoulders are actually in fact the opposite shoulder. Don’t over think it. In 20, 30 or 40 years, you’ll look back and love your dresses and the fact that the BM’s strap is on the other shoulder won’t even cross your mind. At all.

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

    My wedding gown is also a one-shoulder and my bridesmaids (other than my MOH who will have a two-shouldered(?)/regular dress) will have sweetheart sleeveless dresses so mine is “different” because I was also afraid of too many one-shouldered dresses!

    Post # 7
    2115 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2015

    In all honesty, the only thing I don’t like about it is that the strap is on the opposite shoulder. If they were all on the same side, it would look very clean and uniform. I know the bride’s supposed to stand out and be different, but I’m thinking for pictures and such where the line won’t flow the same. It’s like when everyone’s standing facing left, but one person is facing right. Or when there’s one dancer using the opposite leg in a kick line. I dunno. To me, it looks off in my head. 

    I do think that having BMs dresses with one strap as well will look perfectly fine, though. I’m just strange and like the look of them all facing the same direction.

    Post # 8
    11273 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    @HonoraryNerd:  I agree with your assessment.

    Post # 9
    11273 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2009

    Double post.

    Post # 10
    1878 posts
    Buzzing bee

    I think those bridesmaids dresses would compliment your gown nicely, and that you will certainly still standout. You will be the only one in a long, white wedding gown.

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