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Full length ball gown for shorties ...where?

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nobodysfool Tue 05-Jan-16 19:02:02

I have a ball to attend in a few months and have been looking for gowns.
Are there any stockists of ball gowns in petite lengths?
I'm 5ft and everything I have seen full length would drown me confused

KateSpadeAddict Tue 05-Jan-16 19:21:27

I would recommend getting something you like and then having it altered to fit you smile I have done this before with ball gowns. Places that stock bridesmaid dresses are maybe a good place to start as they often have a seamstress too so can advise on the look on a person who is shorter.

Or Tkmaxx for a bargain grin

WickedWax Tue 05-Jan-16 19:25:50

What she said ^ grin.

I'm 5ft 2, I've never found a ball gown that didn't need altering.

My local bridal shop do a great job of alterations and I once got an ex-display bridesmaid dress for a ball which they adjusted so it was basically almost made to measure.

nobodysfool Tue 05-Jan-16 20:08:58

Thank ladies. Seems to be a gap in the market hey?

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