(Closed) Will spanx fix this? I look pregnant in the dress even though my stomach is flat

posted 9 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Ella86 should...

    Wear the reception dress, its fine!

    wear the reception dress, its perfect!

    Don't wear the reception dress if you can not fix it!

  • Post # 78
    2363 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

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    @Willow1991:  Yay!!  Glad the posture and alterations help.  You are already beautiful in the dress, but now you won’t have to worry about it.

    Post # 81
    2555 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    Agree — you look stunning and not even close to pregnant!

    Post # 83
    978 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2013

    Just skimmed through the thread so maybe its already been asked, but… are you wearing heels in these pics?  I have the same problem but I think its posture. When I wear heels and stand up straighter, it goes away for the most part.  My dress is the same shape and I’m afraid of having that “bump” too.  I’ll be doing lots of situps for the next 9 months though I’m not sure they’ll help.

    Post # 84
    1856 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2013

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    @Willow1991:  I’m pretty sure she means a bustier…

    You look beautiful, but hopefully these alterations will make you feel better in the dress. You look about my size, and I know what you mean about that part of your lower abdomen sticking out and looking like you’ve got a belly even when you don’t. Everyone’s right about the posture thing though. I try my best to keep my shoulders back and it helps a lot, but it’s a hard habit to break.

    Post # 86
    10712 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2012

    You look great actually but I know what you mean I was very thin when I was younger and had the same thing every time I ate anything. It could just be from eating… ya know, a ‘food baby’. 

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