The A-line is good for brides with large size and figure. An A-line
dress is made with vertical seams flowing from the shoulders into a
The ball gown is most traditional and characterized by a fitted
bodice and a waistline with a full skirt. This silhouette is good
for drawing attention to waistline -- and hiding full hips.
The hallmark of the empire style gown is a high waistline (beneath
the bustline) leading into a slender and graceful skirt. It is an
attractive option for brides who are with a child.
The sheath silhouette
follows the line of the body and looks best on brides who commit to
This silhouette is for those who like to show off their curvy body.
This is trendy in the season and thus showing up in the collection
of top designers.
Neckline shapes options:
The neckline is one of
major factor that determine shape and style of dress. Below are
major neckline shapes.
is wide neck shape following the collar bone to the edge of the
Halterneck is equipped with straps which join at the back of the
neck. It usually has a low cut back which make it best worn without
jewel neckline is round and high cut. This style is good for anyone
wishing to cover up their upper chest/ collar-bone area.
neckline is a U-shaped, which is cut low. This is a style that suits
strapless is a straight or shaped neckline. This style is good for
those with broad shoulders.
V-neck is a v-shape at the front, which de-emphasizes the bust
line. This style suits brides with medium sized breasts.
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