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Sunday, November 14, 2010

Guide To Choosing Plus Size Wedding Dresses

Filed under: Guest Authors,Wedding Tips — Larry James @ 7:00 am

Kelly,, Guest Author

Women dream of being a bride someday – most women, that is. Women want to find the one person whom they will spend their forever with. Therefore, when they finally find that person, they want to plan and have the best wedding ever. Everything should be perfect – for instance the wedding cakes and wedding flowers and, of course, the wedding dress.

plus1Women also dream that when their wedding day comes, they would be in perfect shape. This means that for many women, they want to have bodies like supermodels so they can don their favorite dream Vera Wang gown. It is not always part of this dream to be looking for plus size wedding dresses. But things don’t always turn out the way we want them to be. In the wedding parlance, most particularly in the department of wedding dresses, sometimes you don’t get to shop for petite sizes. Sometimes, you get so voluptuous and you get no choice but choose among plus size wedding dresses.

If this happens, there’s no need to fret. There is no need to feel devastated. After all, voluptuous women are seen as sexy and more preferred by men. After all, society has acknowledged this burgeoning market and more and more bridal shops are catering to plus size wedding dresses.

The right wedding dress will make any bride glow on her wedding day. So how do you exactly choose your plus size wedding gown? Here are a few points:

Consider your body shape

Remember that being “heavily-built” is not tantamount to being ugly. Instead, it means that although your choices of wedding gowns could get limited, you still can look super on the most important day of your life.

If you are an inverted triangle, for instance, then go for plus size wedding dresses that do not emphasize your shoulders. If you are pear-shaped, then you should focus your search on frocks that would not make your hips and thighs prominent. Your designer will know all about this so it really pays to ask their opinion. After all, they are the experts in this field.

plus2Simple and elegant wedding dresses look great on any body shape.

Go for simple elegance

Do not be one of those bride-to-be’s who want all the frills and details in their gowns or else, you risk looking more bulky and heavier. Choose from among plus size wedding dresses that have minimal ruffles and laces. Too much of these could only add more volume to your already voluptuous figure.

But simplicity should not mean boring. You could be simple yet elegant. Choose this combination. The internet is a rich resource of styles that will fall under this category. Plus, you could always ask your designer or bridal boutique to recommend a style for you. Once again, they are in the business of turning pretty ladies into the most stunning of princesses.

And if they are really good at what they do, they can execute this job regardless of your body size and shape! If they are really good at this business, they can make any voluptuous woman look super – even if she’s donning one of those plus size wedding dresses!

Be beautiful!

Copyright © 2010 – Kelly. Reprinted with permission. YesBride is the brainchild of husband and wife team Kelly and Brian. Our goal is to help you plan the wedding of your dreams while reducing the cost of your special day. YesBride’s mission is to build the world’s most comprehensive, bridal boutique on the World Wide Web. Visit their BLOG and Website.

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