Steps For Plus Size Brides
To Find The Perfect Wedding Dress
Many plus size brides find that searching and shopping for a wedding dress to be a challenge.
Unfortunately, these challenges are experienced by most plus size brides.
Not being able to find a bridal shop which carry sample plus size wedding dresses is a common problem for those who are plus size.
You don't have the privilege of seeing styles of gowns in your size range, which naturally rules out being able to try something on.
Also being a plus size, your desire is to find a wedding dress style that will compliment your figure. But how are you going to determine how which dress will be complimentary to your figure if the bridal shops don't carry your size?
Start Your Research
So how do you pick a gown without being able to try it on?
So what styles are available that would be complimentary to a plus size bride? Click here to read tips on the steps to picking a flattering wedding gown silhouette.
Knowing which wedding dress fabrics are best when looking at plus sized wedding dresses will also be helpful to know. The fabric plays a large part in how a gown will look on you.
Some fabrics and patterns can actually make a person appear larger. That is not the desired affect you would want.
But before we go too far. Let me say this. Picking a complimentary bridal gown style involves more in order for it to be your perfect dress.
You need to consider your wedding ceremony and reception locations. If you have a wedding theme that also needs to be considered. Click on the links for more information.
Your must "look and feel the part" so to speak, when it comes to your wedding setting. So your dress must also fit in the overall scheme of things.
Start Your Search
Start by collecting pictures of wedding dresses you like.
Check the bridal magazines. Brides and Modern Brides are the two most popular bridal magazines.
Search online at sites like the Knot and The Wedding Channel using their wedding dress search tools.
Search specific designers' web sites, then print the wedding dress pictures you like.
There are now more wedding dress designers who are now carrying sizes up to size 30. Some are even designing lines specifically wedding dresses for plus size brides.
Shopping and Purchasing Tips
Now that you have picked out your perfect wedding dress... where is the best place to shop for your gown?
Getting help with the questions above will make your shopping experience less stressful and more productive!
Being plus size myself . . . I know the challenges you face. That's why I want to give you as much information as possible.
"I want you to be empowered with the knowledge you need to choose, find, and buy your dream wedding gown."
Also, because of my experience with fitting many plus size brides . . . I can enlighten you on what really works and what doesnt.
Yes . . . believe me when I say... you will find your perfect wedding dress and become the bride you have always envisioned you would be!!!
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