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Alyssa
Dedicated June 2018

Curvy girl in a mermaid dress ?

Alyssa, on October 23, 2017 at 7:10 PM Posted in Wedding Attire 0 151

I had one of my bridesmaids tell me I shouldn't get the dress I ordered. That it wasn't flattering. My mom and 3 of my bridesmaid loved the dress on me. Feeling a little confused on if I should order a different dress . But I felt so beautiful in the dress when I tried it on. Thoughts on curvy ladies in mermaid dresses?


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Latest activity by Kristen, on June 13, 2018 at 5:31 PM
  • Alyssa
    Dedicated June 2018
    Alyssa ·
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    Here the back


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  • R
    Just Said Yes December 2018
    Rachel ·
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    I think u look beautiful. It's about how you feel in the dress. If you love it forget the 1 person who doesn't love it.

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  • Vanessa
    Super November 2017
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    It looks beautiful on you! If you fell in love with that dress and you feel good in it then that's all that matters!

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  • MoreMoore
    VIP November 2017
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    I'll be honest, sometimes mermaid styles are just not flattering. But this looks killer on you! You look stunning and your friend should shut her fat mouth!

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  • Jennifer
    Super May 2018
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    You look beautiful in it! If you love it, wear it!

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  • Alyssa
    Dedicated June 2018
    Alyssa ·
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    Thank you ladies!it's always nice to hear a few more opinions !

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  • earias
    Champion December 2017
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    I'm not a fan of mermaid dresses but you rock this one!

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  • BlueHenBride
    Master March 2017
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    At first I didn't even consider mermaid or fit and flare dresses because I didn't want to accentuate my hips and did not think they would be flattering. Eventually, I ended up trying one on because I loved the lace and I found that it was much more flattering than an A-line dress because the A-lines I thought I wanted we're adding bulk to my waist and hips, while the mermaids actually made me look slimmer.

    Your dress is flattering (especially from behind). Don't let anyone tell you otherwise.

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  • Charli
    Expert May 2018
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    This looks amazing on you! Your curves are perfect for this dress!

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  • WinterMarie
    Super November 2018
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    I'm very curvy and a mermaid is perfect on me! Ignore them. All that matters is you feel beautiful!

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  • LuckyAK
    VIP March 2018
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    You look amazing in it!

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  • King'sBride
    Dedicated September 2018
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    You look gorgeous in it! Show off those curves! Personally i think that is the perks of mermaid dresses is that positively accent ones' curves

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  • kel.p
    Savvy October 2019
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    I think it looks awesome! I tried on a mermaid & really liked it but absolutely could not walk in it lol. As long as you love it and are comfortable, that's what matters!!

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  • Carla
    Beginner August 2018
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    I'm curvy and I am most likely going to get a mermaid or trumpet dress. I noticed that tighter fitting dresses make me look slimmer. These "rules" aren't always correct. You look beautiful! <3

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    Just Said Yes September 2018
    Madison ·
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    That is STUNNING

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  • jillcaroline
    Dedicated April 2018
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    Looks especially good in the back!

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  • Amanda
    Master October 2018
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    Let me tell you about mermaid dresses that I noticed .. it's not about the size of the bride but about the shape of the body.. I've seen super skinny girls look terrible with them .. I've seen size 20 rock them well and vice versa .. I think your killing it in that dress

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  • Lesly
    Expert February 2019
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    I say efff her, you look stunning!

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  • PonyGirl618
    Savvy July 2018
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    Before I saw the picture I wasn't sure if I was gonna agree cuz to be honest I don't usually like mermaid dresses on curvy girls but this one really does look good on you. The off the shoulder really works for you! I LOVE it!!!

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  • M
    Just Said Yes December 2017
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    You look beautiful!!!! Girl, stick with your gut feeling on this, it looks great- super flattering.

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