Choosing Your Wedding Gown – For a Petite Figure

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A gown with a subtle silhouette, such as an a-line or a sheath delicately adds length to a petite figure.

An empire waist will also elongate a small frame.

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4 Easy Tips to Look Great in Your Strapless Wedding Gown

Keep any detailing small and subtle as large decorations will be overwhelming. Depending on the fullness, even long sleeves may be too much. Avoid the bulk of a ball gown or a mermaid silhouette, which are too overpowering for a smaller body type.

Hearts, Joy, Love!
Jean

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Photo credit (wedding dress with subtle detailing): WinterStephan via photopin cc

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