November 4, 2014
Would be simple and elegant for a formal spring wedding.
I rented this as my backup dress for a black-tie-optional November wedding. Didn't end up wearing it, but would definitely rent again. The material is light and the color is very much a royal purple, so a formal spring wedding would be more appropriate for it than the event I was attending.
Pros: Normally I wear a 4/6 in dresses but the only size they had available for this was 2L. The 2L actually fit like a glove; I'd purchased fashion tape like some of the other reviews suggested, but the top didn't gap on me and I was able to wear a regular strapless bra underneath. I liked the drape at the waist, it gave a good shape and struc
Cons: the bottom fell a bit strangely, and wasn't completely flush all the way around (designed that way, or just wrinkled, I'm not sure) Even with the longer length, I (5'10") would probably have worn flats with it since even a slight heel lifted parts of the hem too high.