What about scandalizing your grandmother, priest or old Uncle Harry? Can you look good on your big day while quenching your thirst for ooh-la-la trends and appeasing the more demure gathered for your wedding? Absolutely, designers and bridal experts said. Others are more pointed: Be yourself and to heck with what anybody else thinks. Of course, we don't all have the bodies — and lifestyles — of Bey, Kim and J. Lo at a time when attention to the body in bridal as opposed to the dress has increased.
So, guideline numero uno — keep the more private parts private — at least for the ceremony. Is your heart set on a bodycon gown with a deep plunging neckline and cutouts all over the place? Fine, go for it. How much cleavage on display is appropriate for a wedding gown? There is strapless and off the shoulder, and there is the deep plunging V neckline that reveals everything right down to the navel, or farther. You can probably get away with that deep plunge if the exposed parts are visibly sheered over. If you want to hit that sweet spot in the sexy look—somewhere in the middle between the sweetly feminine and downright slutty—try and aim for a certain balance of both.
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Writes Save the Date reader Sonia:. I bought this dress to wear to a wedding this weekend. I'm tall so it's hard to find a dress long enough, and this one hits right above the knee. I got the top tailored to prevent wardrobe malfunctions. I was going to keep the rest of my look simple: my hair down, curly, and flowy, nude heels, and some earrings—and some sort of wrap for the church part.