10 Wonderful Dresses Belle Could Wear...and sneak peeks at the movie version's ballgown & wedding dress!
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But...I've got to admit, I'm a little nervous, too. Will the music hold up? Can everyone sing--and sing well? Will the new songs be fantastic? (They are, after all, booting my favorite song "If I Can't Love Her" in favor of a brand-new original number for Beast entitled "Evermore" for Award Contention...) Will the costumes be gorgeous? I want to love this movie so, so much...but I'm also a little afraid!
There was a lot of buzz when Disney "revealed" Belle's dress because it wasn't quite...magical? I'm really hoping movie magic will bring enchantment to the dance scene!
I'm super-obsessed with the dance scene and ballgown from Disney's last big live-action Princess movie Cinderella:
AND there was an absolutely STUNNING wedding dress....and if the Funko Pop Figurines are anything to go by, Belle's going to be sporting a wedding dress, too:
I'm, uh....hoping Disney did MUCH better because the Funko Pop is just O.O
The movie's Instagram account DID tease the dress:
So here's hoping, right!?
I mean, LOOK at this Cinderella gown:
I REALLY need these dresses to be gorgeous!!!!
Then again, Belle's dress IS yellow, which is a notoriously hard color to get right in a way that's gorgeous and not odd or costume-y.
I decided to go browsing around on Pinterest for gorgeous yellow dresses because I'm still hoping to be blown away when the movie comes out.
Here's another close-up look of the dress that Emma Watson wears in the movie for comparison:
|If you're lucky, you can see it at an exhibit you as the costumes travel the country!)|
Here are a few of the yellow beauties I found:
(I decided to share ten of the beautiful dresses with you, because, well, ten is a nice, solid number, right!?)
|This is a $1500 dress you can snag on Etsy! It looks like Belle's dress come to life, doesn't it?|
|This dress was previously for purchase from DH Gate!|
|This Luulla dress is only $166, and would have been a really pretty dress for Belle!!!|
|You might not be able to tell, but this designer LOADED the dress with Swarovski crystals|
on the lace and bodice appliqué!!!
|Someone on Polyvore put this combo together in a way that would look lovely!|
|This stunning gown is from 1902. It's the "Oak Leaf Dress" designed by Worth for Lady Mary Curzon ca. The dress now resides in the Fashion Museum, Bath.|
|This is a Victorian-inspired Belle gown you can snag on Etsy!|
|This yellow beauty is from the Chrystelle Atallah Couture Spring-Summer 2015 Collection!|
What are you excited or nervous about when it comes to this movie!?