For all you brides-to-be out there, here are our top tips for buying bridal lingerie for your wedding day. If you’re getting married soon and you’re feeling a little bit jittery about being the centre of attention, spare a thought for Kate Middleton (or Princess Catherine as she is now known) as it’s estimated that about 3 billion people watched her walk down the isle – yikes!
One thing’s for sure, buying great bridal lingerie is imperative if you want to both look and feel fantastic on the day.
On your wedding day more than any other, you need fabulous underwear that will enhance your dress. It’s incredible the difference that great fitting, supportive bras and knickers can make to the appearance of a dress. Great underwear will lift you where you need it most and create your ideal shape.
Shapewear, bridal basque or lacy knickers and bra? What to choose …
Lots of brides opt for shapewear for during the wedding ceremony and then slip off to get changed into some more seductive bridal lingerie for the evening. Shapewear has come a long way in recent years and it’s now more comfortable and less restrictive than ever. Shapewear brands such as Naomi and Nicole have created underwear that’s seam free with smooth trims, so they’re pretty much invisible under your clothes. Ideal for under your wedding dress.
Whatever style of bridal underwear you choose – figure enhancing shapewear, ultra-feminine basque or simple white bra and knickers it’s just as important that you feel as well as look good, because as we all know, when you feel confident in yourself it shows in the way you carry yourself. Your wedding day should be fun and carefree – the last thing you want to be doing is adjusting your underwear every five minutes!
Here are our three top tips for your wedding day:
1. Go for a lingerie style you’re instinctively happy with – this will make you feel less self conscious and relaxed throughout the day. If you have doubts about the style, stay away! Trust your instincts.
2. Don’t neglect comfort – on your wedding day more than ever you need to feel at ease. Choosing bridal underwear that’s as supportive as it is beautiful to look at will go a long way to ensure you’re chilled out.
3. Any finally, by far the most important thing to remember is – relax and enjoy yourself! Have a wonderful day.