Choosing the Right Shapewear to Compliment Your Wedding Dress
Your wedding day is one of the most magical days of your life; it’s definitely not the time to worry about panty lines! As many bridal dresses are made of very delicate and silky materials that can easily bunch without the proper undergarments, the best bridal shapewear is an essential component of the look.
Once you know the silhouette of your dress, consult the guide below for a little help with choosing the best wedding shapewear.
The Best Shapewear for Under an A-Line Wedding Dress
The A-line dress is a classic, sophisticated shape that flatters everyone. With a tight bodice and gently cascading skirt, this style is a subtle version of a ball gown. The skirt will cover your lower half, but it’s worth wearing a slip or shaping skirt underneath to tame the tummy and keep fabric from moving uncomfortably in between your legs.
The best shapewear for this wedding dress: Cameo InShapes High Waist Shaping Brief. Firming yet flexible for moving around and dancing, this high waist brief sits under the bra, making it perfect for lightweight dresses with a versatility of necklines.
What to Wear With a Column-Shaped Dress
For the bride who embraces simplicity, a column dress is a very elegant choice. The lovely sheath silhouette requires shapewear that is completely invisible. Let the dress and your accessories do the talking with this number.
The best bridal shapewear for this dress: Hidden Curves Firm Shaping Slip. With Level 4 compression, this slip targets your waistline with a control panel at the tummy to make sure your dress lays smooth while enhancing your curves.
Bridal Shapewear for a Mermaid Dress
We love the Mermaid style because it really emphasizes the beauty of curves! The form-fitting style is gorgeous with a tight bodice that extends below the hips before flaring into a swishy mermaid tail. The best wedding shapewear for a mermaid dress should mimic the bodycon-like style. It is super helpful in providing a hug around the middle to enhance your hourglass shape.
The best shapewear for under this wedding dress: Hidden Curves Firm Shaping Slip. This slip is lightweight, yet firm with Level 4 compression so it will enhance your curves while staying hidden under the tight dress.
Best Wedding Shapewear for a Ball Gown
Look out Meghan Markle: there’s a new princess in town! The enchanting ball gown style will never go out of style with its structured bodice and full tulle skirt.
The best bridal shapewear for this dress: Cooling FX® High Waist Shaping Brief. These high waisted wonders sit under the bra so you have the freedom to choose the bra that fits you best for the special day. And these have the added benefit of being made from NILIT® Breeze yarns, a cooling fabric to keep you from sweating as you dance the night away in your stunning dress.
Finding the best shapewear for your wedding dress will provide you with the confidence in knowing that everything is in its proper place. In fact, many brides-to-be even wear shapewear to their fittings to see how their dress will look on the big day. No matter what style of dress you’ve selected, we know you’ll look and feel wonderful as you float down the aisle with the best bridal shapewear that smooths and slims.