A perfect wedding gown will be a keepsake that will be treasured by you for years to come.Short wedding gown are many brides choice for an outdoor wedding.Then how to measure for a custom short wedding dress?
How do you take your measurements? We recommend you have the professional seamstress who will alter your gown take your measurements for you.Donoy attempt to take your own measurements ,that will most likely be wrong. If this meeting is in person, your measurements will be taken.
For an short wedding dress, it is so easy to measure, you only need to provide 4 measurements:
Bust: If you haven't got your wedding lingerie yet wear a bra and panties that are similar to the style you will wear. Your bust should be measured at the fullest part while you stand straight with your arms at your sides.
WAIST:Tie a string lightly around your waist it will naturally settle at your waistline. Measure your waist where the string sits.
HIP:Measure 8-10″ below the waist to find the fullest hip. Measure the fullest part of the hip, keeping the tape measure parallel to the floor.
LENGTH:Dress length is taken from the knob at the back of the neck to the bottom of the hem you request. Back length is from the knob at the back of your neck to the string around your waist. Skirt lengths without waistbands are taken from natural waist at the centre back to the bottom of the hem. Skirt lengths with waistbands are taken from the centre back, starting at the bottom of the waistband to the bottom of the hem.