(Closed) What do you all think about having a Tall board and Petite board?

posted 9 years ago in Weddingbee
  • poll: Should we add these boards?
    Tall Board : (4 votes)
    5 %
    Petite Board : (5 votes)
    6 %
    Both : (41 votes)
    50 %
    Neither (Explain below, please!) : (31 votes)
    38 %
    Other (Explain below, please!) : (1 votes)
    1 %
  • Post # 3
    Member
    2474 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    I would love to have a petite board…and if there’s a petite board there should be a tall board too!  I think being tall or petite definitely poses certain issues and challenges that we all have talked about and will still want to address in a specific board.

    Post # 5
    Member
    2779 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I think a tall board is great! And I love the idea of a petite board, I just want to say that over here, petite is also used to describe weight (think size 0 model) so if there was an option I’d rather have separate boards for both. My Maid/Matron of Honor is petite (both height and size wise!) and it’s proving to be super difficult to find something for her to wear to the wedding. 

    But it’s totally a niche that needs to be filled and who better to cater to tall brides or petite brides than WeddingBee? 

    Post # 8
    Member
    7975 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    I voted ‘neither’ this morning, but I must have misread the poll, because I thought it said “Would you use these boards”, not “Should we add these boards”. Sorry Scissors – I think adding them is great, but I wouldn’t use them. I’m average height and weight for the US. 🙂

    Post # 9
    Hostess
    18637 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2009

    I think they are a great idea.  I wouldn’t use either of them since I’m middle height.

    Post # 10
    Member
    19 posts
    Newbee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    At 5’10… I would absolutely use the tall board and with two of my bridesmaids under 5 feet and less than a size zero, I would use the petite board too! It’s odd how many concerns come up for people that don’t fit into the “average build” department.

    Post # 11
    Member
    900 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: August 2010

    I’m petite, but I still think that most of the petite and tall issues concern the dress and that the dress category is a fine place for these posts… I feel like the segmenting based on specific qualities will eventually go too far (do I see a red-head board, leftie board, etc…) and there are already tons of categories.

    Just my opinion.

    Post # 12
    Member
    3979 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 2012

    D’oh! I clicked “Tall Board” right away & didn’t see that “both” was an option. I’m the loser that voted for a tall board and not a petite board (Sorry ladies!!)

    I’m PRO BOTH boards! 🙂 lol

    Post # 13
    Member
    1207 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2009

    I love the idea of having tall and petite boards!

    Post # 14
    Member
    1986 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    Curious- How tall is tall and how tall/short is petite?

    Post # 15
    Member
    2 posts
    Wannabee
    • Wedding: December 1969

    I would think if you have to buy long/x-long jeans or short jeans in my case a petite wedding dress, that might classify you as one of the two categories. Just my opinion though.

    Post # 16
    Member
    2765 posts
    Sugar bee

    Start posting threads about Tall and Petite subjects please!  If they catch on, we’ll create a board for ’em. 🙂

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