Is This Dress Appropriate For A Wedding?
This is the first wedding I’m attending and not sure what’s appropriate or not. I know not to wear white and don’t want to wear black. I’ve opted for this dress but not sure if it’s long enough. I’m super short so a maxi dress makes me look ridiculous lol. Any input would be great.
- ?Lv 72 years ago
The color is fine. I would buy a light shawl or shrug in a floral pattern to wear to the wedding itself, and then you can remove it at the reception. I can't tell if it's shorter in front than in the back, but if you're short, it won't be too short on you. I would wear nude hose and maybe nude shoes, since it's a summer wedding. A small flowered or nude clutch would be nice.
- 2 years ago
NO. The Bride is supposed to be the Center of Attention - NOT the guests. Find a dress with a slight floral pattern.
- FoofaLv 72 years ago
Only if you have a wrap of some kind to cover your shoulders during the ceremony. You can have bare shoulders at the reception but not at the wedding itself. This assumes the dress really fits you differently than the model because as she wears it it's too short in the front.
- OcimomLv 72 years ago
I think its ok. Its not too dressy or sexy to draw attention away from the bride. Nice choice.
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- Anonymous2 years ago
just a normal event dress. nothing special about it. go ahead...
- MeLv 62 years ago
I think it is adorable for a wedding since it might be a little bit longer on you since you are short.
One thing to think about is if they are having the ceremony in a church. If so, bring along a light shawl or scarf to cover your shoulders. Not all churches require it, but it is a respectful thing to add to your outfit.
- edwardLv 72 years ago
Be sure to wear shorts under it, better safe than sorry
- Anonymous2 years ago
It's fine although
1) It looks like a bridesmaid dress to me;
2) Tilted hemlines that show one's knees aren't very flattering IMO; and
3) Consider whether you will be able to dance and sit without everyone seeing your private business.
I like the color especially for an evening wedding. It think it's a bit dark for a sunny summer afternoon.
- dripLv 72 years ago
Most models in these pictures are rather tall. So I will assume it is not that short in you. It is a great dress to wear to a wedding,
- KellyLv 72 years ago
That is fine for you to wear to a wedding. It's a little short in the front but since you're short it won't be on you.