(Closed) Veils

posted 6 years ago in Traditions
  • poll: Did you have a veil?
    Yes, and I put it over my face. : (13 votes)
    15 %
    Yes, but it was placed on top of my head (or under my "up-do") and dropped down the back. : (58 votes)
    68 %
    No, I had a bird cage blusher type of head piece. : (5 votes)
    6 %
    No, veils are too old fashioned. : (9 votes)
    11 %
  • Post # 3
    3697 posts
    Sugar bee

    Really, the best thing to do is go try some on. I think blusher veils are really pretty, and I thought I would wear one – until I tried it on. Turns out I personally don’t look good with that style, my veil looks much prettier trailing behind. So looking at pictures and getting opinions from others is fine and all, but you won’t really know until you see for yourself how you look in a blusher with your dress, etc.

    Post # 4
    2869 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I am getting a two layer one, so the top layer will be over my face and the bottom layer down my back as I walk down the aisle

    Post # 5
    328 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Here is my veil… – worn down the back only. My fiance nixed the over the face idea.


    And here’s one i LOVED had I chosen a more simple dress…


    Post # 6
    4893 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2018

    I wanted a cathedral-length veil, but that just isn’t happening. I’m getting an elbow-length one and wearing it in my hair down my back. 

    Post # 8
    3772 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I really wanted a long veil with a blusher… yea not happening. Fingertip veil looked the best.. and the way I’m wearing my hair won’t look good with a blusher (don’t know the exact style yet but have an idea)…

    Post # 10
    1002 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    I really don’t think people will judge you for what kind of veil you would like to wear! Wear what you like! I went with a very short veil, while everyone told me to go for a much longer one, but that wasn’t what I wanted. In the end, I got what I wanted, and loved how it looked!

    Post # 11
    2819 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: February 2013

    I’m wearing a blusher, and I’m so not traditional. I think they’re beautiful. : )

    Post # 14
    1144 posts
    Bumble bee

    I’ll be having a cathedral length veil and will not be wearing it over my face (as per fiancé’s request).

    Post # 15
    5428 posts
    Bee Keeper

    I want a veil but it will not go over my face. It will go down my back, now, how long will it be will be determined at a later date…

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