Can I wear a tea length skirt to my daughter’s wedding? I am 5’3″, 145 lbs & have a black skirt to be hemmed to tea length & a cranberry color, dressy jacket with silver rhinestone buttons. Not sure on shoes. My daughter is getting married outdoors (weather permitting) New Year’s Eve at 2:00 in the afternoon at a Bed & Breakfast in south MS.

Can I wear a tea length skirt to my daughter's wedding?Generally tea length skirts are better on taller women. Think about wearing a long, narrow, black skirt with black heels. You will look taller and slimmer. Your cranberry color, dressy jacket with  silver rhinestone buttons should look great. A New Years Eve wedding sounds awesome.

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