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Maxi Bubble Dress

Size: 1
Color: Black
Material: Brazil
  • Rendered in our silky soft stretch Venezia jersey, this bustle hem dress melds mid-century femininity with a modern twist. It can transform from a dress to a skirt by using adjustable snaps creating different hemlines and functional straps for changing necklines. A must-have for formal destination events. Available in Venezia fabric and comes with a detailed style guide featuring photos and words explaining in clear, simple steps how to achieve each look.  Designed for destination weddings and formal events. Makes a beautiful beach wedding gown when ordered in white.

    “It’s our signature snaps (unique to only the Diane Kroe brand) that make this dress so different from other convertible formal dresses. Allowing easy transformation for both long and short lengths. We also include our Signature rolled hem detail to add a high-quality finish so you can wear this dress for both day and formal occasions.”

    The Cross Top is perfect to wear with the Maxi Bubble Dress styled as a skirt.
  • Our Brazil Knit travel fabric is a high-quality poly/spandex blend (92% poly and 8% spandex). Very similar to your yoga, workout, and swimwear but with a lightweight matte finish. Think of comfy elegance. We love it for its quick dry, wrinkle-free, durable, and easy-care qualities.

    Washing Instructions:
    Diane Kroe's goal is to make your life easier by using fabrics that are beautiful yet stress-free. Simply place your garment in a mesh laundry bag and into your washing machine on the delicate cycle in cold water. After washing, hang or lay flat to dry. Your pieces will remain as good as new for a long time. Our quality and workmanship are designed to last. All Diane Kroe designs are proudly and ethically made in Toronto Canada. 
  • Refunds: At Diane Kroe every garment is made to order, just for you, in our Toronto studio. For this reason, purchases are non-refundable as we pay our workers by piece. Happy customers are our main priority and we will make the necessary adjustments to ensure your Diane Kroe design meets your expectations.

    Exchanges: We offer exchanges or adjustments within 15 days of purchase; simply mail your item along with your order information and include a note on how we can improve your purchase expectations to:

    Diane Kroe Attn: Bob, 15-745 Steeles Avenue West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M2R 2S5. Let Bob know your package is on its way by Contacting Us.

    Shipping costs for exchanges will be split 50/50 you pay to send your exchange to us and we will pay to send your new and perfect Diane Kroe to design back to you. For an exchange please note that merchandise must not be worn, washed, or damaged. If the item is not in resale condition we must send it back to you. Because every Diane Kroe design is made just for you, our delivery times may vary. We aim for 2 weeks, though sometimes we may get super busy and it could take a bit longer. Not to worry we will let you know when to expect your order. Our regular customers know to order in advance if they have a special date in mind. Send us a quick email to let us know if you have a rush order.

    Exception: We try our best to keep our shopping cart current, though sometimes we may unexpectedly sell out of fabric. We will be happy to send you a full refund if there is no other option to your liking.

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Create a feminine halter neckline by tying the straps around your neck and pulling them forward to wrap around your waist.
Snaps inside the dress will create a bustle effect to create unique hemlines.
For dancing a secure keyhole neckline is easy to achieve with this dress.
Simply tie a knot to join the halter panel together. and tie behind your neck.

For this look we unsnapped all of the snaps to create a maxi dress.
Create this strapless look by tying a bow to attach the halter panels together.

For this look we snapped the lower row of snaps and released the upper snaps in the back and side panels.


A romantic bustle skirt style is a classic look to achieve in the Maxi Bubble Dress! Simply take the strapless version and pull it down to your waist and voilà!

Adjust snaps to hem it and create the perfect length.

Create this elegant look by adding a matching sash to accentuate your waistline. Wrap the sash around your waist and tie a bow to create an elongated line to add height and shape to this design.
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One of the best features of this dress is that it is has an adjustable bustle hem!

Tiny snaps are strategically placed in 2 rows to create so many unique hemlines both long and knee length. These magical snaps are unique only to the Diane Kroe brand and are designed to easily adjust without fussing with ties and drawstrings.

The Maxi Bubble Dress has been a Diane Kroe original design since 2000 and offered in limited edition prints.