How to Know When You Have Found the Perfect Wedding Dress

Emily Edith Bridal

12/13/20232 min read

Choosing a wedding dress is one of the most exciting and important decisions for any bride-to-be. It's a dress that will be remembered forever, captured in countless photographs, and cherished for a lifetime. But with so many options available, how do you know when you have found the perfect wedding dress for you? Here are some key indicators to help you make that decision.

1. It Reflects Your Personal Style

Your wedding dress should be a reflection of your personal style and taste. You want to feel like yourself on your wedding day so the dress should make you feel like the best version of you. Whether you prefer a classic and timeless look or a more modern and unique style, the perfect dress will make you feel confident and beautiful.

3. It Evokes Emotion

When you put on the perfect wedding dress, it should evoke an emotional response. You may feel joy, excitement, or sometimes there could even be tears of happiness. But don't worry if you don't cry! Tears might not always be the case and just because you don't cry, doesn't mean the dress isn't for you. It just means you may be too excited to shed a tear. Trust your instincts and listen to your heart. If a dress makes you feel happy, confident and brings a smile to your face, it's a sign that it holds a special place in your heart.

3. It Fits Your Wedding Theme

Some brides may have a style of dress in mind based on their venue and might want everything to tie together. If this is the case, the perfect wedding dress should align with the style of your wedding. If you're having a traditional and formal wedding, a ball gown or a classic A-line dress might be the perfect choice. For a beach or outdoor wedding, a flowy, lightweight dress may be more suitable. You may want to consider the venue, season, and feel of your wedding when selecting your dress but this is not always necessary.

4. It Receives Approval from Trusted Loved Ones

When you find a dress that you love, it's always helpful to get opinions from your loved ones. Invite your close friends or family members to accompany you during your dress shopping appointments. Their honest feedback and support can help you make a confident decision and ensure that you have found the perfect dress. Your loved ones will recognise that you are happy and confident in the dress and will likely know it's the one for you, based on your body language. They will also be over the moon for you!

Remember, finding the perfect wedding dress is a personal journey. Trust your instincts, stay true to yourself, and enjoy the process. When you find the dress that ticks all the boxes and makes you feel like the most beautiful bride, you'll know that you have found the one.

Emily Edith Bridal x