Show Off Your Stomach: Alfred Angelo Gown with Black Ribbon Belt
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The color sash on the natural waist intensifies the illusion of a small waist and flat tummy.
Alfred Angelo, $849.00
Show Off Your Stomach: Alfred Angelo
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The ruched bodice and asymmetric design shape the body from the bust-line through the hips, giving a fit and fabulous silhouette.
Alfred Angelo, $650
Show Off Your Stomach: Amsale
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The curvaceous shape of this gown and the fabric’s sheen look fabulous on a toned, tight middle.
Show Off Your Stomach: Ines di Santo
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The sheer bodice is great for showing off well-sculpted abs and a trim waistline.
Show Off Your Stomach: Jewel by Priscilla of Boston
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The elaborate embellishments of this dress emphasize a whittled middle.
“The strategically placed waistband combined with curved ‘corsetry’ seams instantly enhance the figure,” says Kelly Faetanini, designer for Jewel by Priscilla of Boston
Show Off Your Stomach: Joanna August Virginia
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The Virginia gown is the perfect way to show off a well-toned waistline. “The covered button closure on the side seam draws eyes to the midsection and the cummerbund emphasizes (and minimizes!) the waistline. Finally, the luxurious satin fabric lays beautifully over a toned tummy,” says designer Joanna August.
Show Off Your Stomach: Kenneth Pool
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The gorgeous jewel embellishment along the waist perfectly adorns flat abs.
Wedding Dresses to Show Off Your Stomach: Melissa Sweet
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Although covered in intricate flower appliqués, the line of this dress is uninterrupted, letting your well-defined shape be the star.
Show Off Your Stomach: Piccione
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The twisted draping and wide rhinestone sash shine a light on a flat stomach, but also provides a little illusion for the eye if one needs a trimming look.
Show Off Your Stomach: Priscilla of Boston
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“When embellishment or trim is centered at the natural waist and subtly dips down as it continues to the back of the gown, the illusion of a small waist is created,” says Tracy Uomoleale, designer for Priscilla of Boston, making this the perfect gown to show off a tiny waist.
Show Off Your Stomach: Reverie by Melissa Sweet
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This gown has the affect of a corset in the sense that the bust is lifted. By doing so, the waist becomes more apparent. “The uninterrupted lines of this gown enhance the female form and display the curves of the body,” says Antonio Gual, designer for Reverie by Melissa Sweet.
Show Off Your Stomach: Rivini
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All the embellishments on this gown are focused on the abdominals, showing off a super-flat stomach.
Show Off Your Stomach: Rivini Mermaid Gown
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The intricately beaded waistline detail keeps guests entranced by your toned tummy.
Show Off Your Stomach: Romona Keveza Lace Gown
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A flat stomach is key to pulling off this gorgeous gown because there is a defined waistline, but the skirt doesn’t get full until lower on the hips.
Show Off Your Stomach: Romona Keveza
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A beaded black belt instantly draws eyes to your stomach, making a slender midsection a must!
Show Off Your Stomach: Legends by Romona Keveza
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Hours spent whittling your middle payoff with the classic hourglass shape and satin ribbon accent.
Show Off Your Stomach: Priscilla of Boston's Vineyard Collection
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“This style creates the illusion of a small waist because of the satin belt, graduated banding and especially, the dramatic shape of the fit and flare skirt,” says Mark Brower, designer for Priscilla of Boston’s Vineyard Collection. A flat stomach is the perfect platform for such intricate detailing in the belly area.