I have seen this before and love it every time. I am leaning more and more towards a tea length or high low skirt. -High-low hem lace wedding dress, love the skirt so much! And a link to the "top ten short wedding dresses".
DIY Hoop Skirt Tutorial from Make It & Love It. This is an extremely detailed tutorial and you can change the measurements easily to make this for people of all ages and sizes. The really cool thing about this hoop skirt is that the pex pipe tubing.