We give you 8 tips to choose your wedding dress without deceiving you! Aaah the choice of THE wedding dress!! You’ve been dreaming of stars for a long time and now it’s your turn! Whoo-hoo!
You’ve probably already spent hours surfing the internet. to dream make you an idea;) But nothing beats fitting! Because yes, yes, this gown is beautiful on the model, but it may not fit everyone…
Head for the dressing room!
#01. SET YOUR BUDGET
Don’t try on bridal dresses outside the budget, save yourself this painful ordeal… Never put on one. wedding dress that you won’t be able to pay yourself “just to see”, at the risk of losing this experience completely… Know, at the level of prices, that it is necessary to count on average 2.500 € for one designer long dress. Because, yes, the creators offer you a personal welcome and service, and the best of both worlds. dresses are handmade in beautiful materials, a precious know-how made in France!
#02. CAREFULLY CHOOSE THE FRIENDS YOU’RE GOING WITH
Have a maximum of 2 people accompany you, and preferably those who will give you a free lunch. objective opinion, Not someone who will find you sublime in everything (unless it is the case of course!) or someone bitter who will tell you that nothing fits you… Trusted people, on whom you can rely, your mother and your witness for example! Fitting is a privileged moment full of emotions, you must enjoy it!
#03. TRY DIFFERENT STYLES
Go back several times and try some dresses with different cuts. It is much easier to get an idea of what works best for you and what doesn’t or doesn’t work for you. You can also rely on the expertise of the professionals who welcome you during your fitting in the shop/showroom, they will be able to guide you and advise you:) Choose a dress. adapted to your morphology so it’ll enhance you. And yes, it is your day, you will be the most beautiful!
#04. GET PHOTOGRAPHED
When you try them on, ask the person accompanying you (or your photographer if you have chosen to immortalize them) to take a picture of you. Be careful, however, to apply for permission beforehand as some boutiques/creators do not allow this.
Then look at the rested head photos. It’s much easier to project yourself in this way and see how you look in this wedding dress. And last but not least, it will give you a nice souvenir of the preparations for your wedding!
#05. CHOOSE A WEDDING DRESS THAT SUITS YOU
You’re looking for a dress which corresponds to your personality, there is no question that your future husband will not recognize you on the day or that you yourself are not comfortable!
Don’t you ever wear a dress in everyday life? Why not succumb to a pair of trousers or a nice suit? Long dress, short dress, combination…, the perfect outfit is the one you feel good in, and that’s the most important thing!!
#06. CHOOSE YOU OUTFIT IN HARMONY WITH YOUR WEDDING’S AMBIENCE
When it comes time to choose your outfit, think about the atmosphere you want to give your wedding (it would be strange to see you arrive in the same dress as Princess Sissi if you’ve chosen rustic wedding theme…). See this day as a whole, every detail counts, believe your wedding planner!
#07. CHOOSE A COMFORTABLE WEDDING DRESS
And very important: walk with the gown, Sit down, move, raise your arms… to check that you are free to move! You will wear it all day long, make sure it is comfortable, it would be a shame if you don’t enjoy your wedding because you can’t breathe in your dress !!
Tip: Choose the right lingerie, there is now a solution for every outfit!
#08. BUY YOUR GOWN BEFORE THE GROOM SUIT
First, buy the gown, then the suit. It is much easier to match the suit à la gown than the other way around!
Beware of the color of the groom’s shirt… If he chooses white, it is absolutely necessary that the white be of the same shade as the dress, otherwise, facing an immaculate white shirt your dress will look dirty ladies! And that’s not really the effect you’re looking for on your big day, is it?!
My advice: when you buy your wedding dress, ask for a sample of the fabric so that you can compare it to the white of the gentleman’s shirt. This will also help you to select your accessories.