Excited about your big day but not sure where to start when it comes to finding the perfect dress?
A Quinceañera is one of the most important days in a young Hispanic girl’s life. As you enter adulthood, surrounded by your friends and family, you want to feel comfortable and look picture perfect.
Finding the right Quinceañera dress might seem tricky at first.
Fear not! The search for your Quinceañera dress should prove fun. In this article, we’ll talk about 5 tips for picking your perfect dress.
1. Set a budget
There are different designers that offer a wide range of prices. The more elaborate the skirt and beading is, the more the gown will cost.
Sit down with your parents and discuss a budget that works for them. Setting a budget gives your parent’s peace of mind and narrows down your dress search.
Fewer options mean less stress!
2. Know What Works for Your Body Type
At the end of the day, base your decision on whatever dress makes you feel most beautiful. But knowing how different styles of dresses accentuate different feminine figures helps your decision.
The ball gown skirt design works with most body types. It is a staple of Quinceañera dresses. If you’re looking for a traditional dress, the ball gown is for you. Choose from ruffled skirts to Straight princess cut styles.
A-line dresses also fit all types of figures. A sweetheart neckline paired with an A-line dress makes the perfect pair.
Tall girls with long necks and torso look awesome in Halter top designs.
Short girls often choose gowns that are strapless with a shorter cut bodice.
Girls with large busts tend to choose dresses that have straps, cap sleeves or an Illusion tops. This is a comfortable choice that gives them plenty of support on their upper bodices.
Corset lace back gowns give you a better fit and figure. They tend to adjust to your body a lot better than zipper back gowns.
Remember, every body type is beautiful. You shouldn’t feel discouraged to choose a dress cut based on your size or shape but knowing how to accentuate your body type will help you make a quick and more stress-free decision. Pair up with an experienced consultant that can help you make that perfect choice.
3. Make Sure You Feel Comfortable
Your comfort is one of the most important aspects of choosing a Quinceañera dress. You want to enjoy your big day without worrying about feeling uncomfortable in your dress.
A perfect dress is one that makes you feel beautiful and is comfortable to dance all night in.
4. Choose the Right Color
Dresses come in many colors. If you’d like to go the traditional route, choose a white or pastel colored dress. Consider sequins and crystal beading for a bit or alot of sparkle.
A more modern choice is Bright Colors. These are safe color choices for Spring or Summer. They have become a Huge trend with Theme Quinceañera Parties.
Your color selection could play into the colors you choose decorations, invitations, cake, and flowers. Or you can choose a color that stands out.
Choose a color you love in a fabric that feels comfortable.
A large part of putting together the perfect outfit is coordinating your dress with the right accessories.
Earrings, necklaces, and tiaras add a special touch to your dress that makes you look polished.
If your dress is a bold color, choose a more subtle color for accessories.
As you can see, choosing a gown for your special day should prove fun. Ready to start your dress hunt? Check out our collection of classic and cutting-edge styles sure to make every girl feel beautiful on their big day!