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5 Flattering Wedding Dress Styles For Petite Brides

by Ada Lalia 11 Jan 2022 0 Comments

 Every bride should be able to wear the dress that she has always dreamed of. The key to feeling and looking your best in your wedding dress is to find a silhouette that showcases not only your personal style but also fits you perfectly.  If you are petite, you may find it daunting to look for clothes to fit you.  When it comes to picking out a wedding dress, there are several things to consider, such as the venue, budget, style and most importantly, a wedding dress that flatters and not overwhelm your petite frame.

Black Lace Wedding Dresses


There are many wedding dress styles that work best for petite frames like short dresses and wedding dresses with high-low hemlines that are perfect for showing off legs.  Halter neckline or thin spaghetti straps are an ideal way to accentuate and elongate the petite frame.

Mermaid Lace Wedding Dresses


Do keep in mind that for petite brides, always keep things simple to ensure that the figure is not overwhelmed.  Avoid dresses that are elaborate with beadings or large bows. There are also ball gowns that are designed for petite brides but if you are worried about the dress overwhelming your frame, then it is best to avoid voluminous silhouettes and those with exaggerated ruffles or embellishments. 


Read on for 5 of the most flattering wedding dress styles for petite brides.

Lace Ivory Spaghetti Strap Wedding Dress

What could be sweeter than this beautiful and playful wedding dress? Made from floral lace and featuring an illusion deep V-neck, this mermaid ivory dress is dreamy for a spring or summer wedding.

Ivory Wedding Dresses 2022

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A Line Sleeveless Satin Wedding Dress

This exquisite satin wedding dress features a deep V neckline and wide straps. The slim-fit silhouette drapes beautifully over the body and is designed to accentuate the figure.

Ivory Satin Wedding Dresses

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One Shoulder Long Satin Wedding Dress With Cape

If you want to add a bit of drama to your wedding day look, this simple one shoulder trumpet fit wedding dress with a cape is a great option. The elongated waistline of this dress will help to make a taller appearance and the flare at the bottom will help to balance out your frame.

White Satin Wedding Dresses with Cape

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Sheath Open Back Sleeveless Wedding Dress

If you are looking for a sexy wedding dress, the sheath style is perfect for you. It is slinky, body-hugging and is the best way to show off your slim figure. This dress features a halter-neck and peek-a-boo deep V-neck, creating a beautiful yet minimalistic look.

Ivory Halter Wedding Dresses

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Mermaid Off Shoulder Satin Wedding Dresses

This satin dress combines almost all features that are suitable for petite brides. It has a mermaid silhouette and features the V-neckline top, which highlights the décolleté  and slim waist.  The off-the-shoulder stunner is ideal for showcasing your shoulders and is a beyond elegant choice for formal soirees. The combination of the lace and simple straight skirt looks very stylish. 

White Wedding Dresses Off the Shoulder

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When you are searching for the perfect wedding dress, My Chic Dress has a huge range of options to choose from.  Have a browse on their collection today.



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