The first step when shopping for your wedding dress is to decide what kinds of silhouettes will flatter you. There are many wedding dress shapes such as ball gown, sheath, mermaid, A-Line, empire, princess and short. Here are some tips as how to find the silhouette that best flatters you.
1 A-line featuring a flattering character almost fits any body type. This type falares gradually from the waist and makes a elongated torso. When dressed in a A-line wedding dress, brides will appear to be taller and slimmer than it really is.
2 Ball gown is favored very much by the fairy tale wedding pursuers. This style has a tight and fitted torso and a full voluminous skirt. An hourglass figure is easily to be created out in such a style which has an emphasize on the waist part.
3 Sheath is an elegant style. This shape skims gently over the curves. It helpst to accentuate the slim profile. But this style has a higher demand on the body curve. Only curvy brides can be flattered by this style.
4 Mermaid shape is also known as trumpet. This style has a great and tight fit around the upper part and the part aroud the hip and thighs and then it flares under the knee. This style highly accentutes the curves and the feminine beauty.
5 Empire is extremely recomandable for the petite figures. This type features a higher waist line which is just under the bust and it drops just from there. This style helps to maximize the bust part and the dropping skirt elongates the length and helps to create a higher sense.
6 Princess wedding dresses are fitted at the bodice and drape hips gracefully. This style is great for minimizing full stomach and hips.
7 Short wedding dresses are blessed with a casural sense and this style is right for a beach wedding. The short skirt will make you more energetic and look cool. This style is fashionable. It is a great choice for a beach wedding or an informal day time wedding.
No matter what style you are going to pick up, choose the one that can hide your flaws and flatters both your body and personality.