Mermaid wedding dresses or you can also say ruffle bottom wedding dress is a type of wedding dresses which is tightly fitting to the body keeping on down trough the hips and about mid or lower calf, the skirt is flaring out.
Sexy and elegant, they are probably the most common perceptions after seeing this kind of dresses. Unfortunately, there are many women who are not confident in wearing this wedding dress unless they have such slim body because mermaid wedding dresses eventually will perform curves.
You can actually simply find this type of dresses as the party gowns or worn by the models and celebrities on the red carpet.
Material Used for Mermaid Wedding Dresses
The chiffon or tulle is good for the skirt to make the effect of flare. This model is really dramatic if the upper part of the dress – from the chest to knee, is fit to your body.
For mermaid wedding dresses with chiffon or tulle skirts, you don’t need such accents from gems, flowers, or lace on the skirt. They can simply put on the upper part for the chest application or as sleeves.
Another alternative for mermaid wedding dresses is by using the same fabric for the whole dress.
Therefore you can attach the accents for the whole part of the dress. Whether it is lace, gems and some others. A suggestion is that you can put the accents for the chest application if it is strapless or strappy dress.
You can also try to make a pair of long sleeves by using the lace. It will perfectly form both sense of modern and classic.
There are many colors can be used as the alternatives for mermaid wedding dresses. If you want classic as your wedding theme, the colors like white, ivory and cream will accentuate the sense of natural and purity.
But you can also use some other pastel colors such as pink, milky blue or green which can bring the touch of cute and simply beautiful.
Don’t forget to use accents which are fit to the basic colors used.
It is great also to use bright colors as the basic material of your mermaid wedding dress.
By wearing silk or satin, your appearance will look more glamorous if you match it with red, violet or green. As you know, that silk and satin are shiny and it is appropriate for you who want to be the center of attention during the party.
Other things you should consider are related to the accessories which are appropriate for the mermaid wedding dresses.
You don’t need any complicated accessories as you can use for long and flaring wedding dresses. A small hair piece is actually enough. All you need is just adapting the model of the hair piece with the dress worn. A veil is sometimes needed, but it is not a must. If you want, you can use a veil.
The similar suggestion is also for the hand flowers hold. A small bunch of flowers will be more appropriate than the big one.
For the accessories, you can use such necklace if you use strapless, v neck or strappy wedding dresses. A simple necklace is also more suitable for mermaid wedding dresses.