Wedding Dresses

Archive for October, 2013

Summer wedding with Chantilly Lace and silk mesh

Ohh,,, this is one we will not forget in a hurry… when Lois came in to see us the first time, she  had the most amazing wedding suppliers lined up, and when we met her, we just loved her and knew we had to make her dress. The dress Lois went for was a lace dress, with sheer silk mesh on the neckline. The lace was a lovely Chantilly lace in ivory with a deep scallop. The lace was backed with a duchess satin and had the silk netting on her neckline where the full lace bishop sleeves was attached….

Beautiful Summer Wedding in East Lothian

This wedding was a record for us on so many levels. This, I am sure, is the most dresses we have ever made to one event. Steph contacted us originally as she was a friend of a friend from more than one side.. so nice. She had very sophisticated ideas of how she wanted to look on her big day. She tried pretty much all our sample dresses.. and needless to say.. looked gorgeous in them all. So, we started to work on her ideas, the details, fabrics and feel she wanted. Steph settled for a corded, sequined and beaded…

Embellished lace dress for Wedding at Hopetoun House

Embellished lace for Hopetoun House When Rachel came to see me for the first time she had already done a lot of research on her wedding dress. She just hadn’t found what she was looking for in the shops. She had seen a lovely lace at The Dress Fabric Company kindly helped by the owner Gwyneth.  This became the lace we went with. The lace was stunning had a lot of detail as it was embroidered with beads and sequins, and had a very deep scallop. The lace was backed with a duchess satin, and it had an internal corset…

Winter Wedding at the atmospheric Mansefield Traquiar

Katie wanted a winter wedding, the dress she wanted had to cover her up. and still be alluring and sexy. She went for a silk chiffon backed with a silk satin. the dress had so many meters of silk in the skirt. The bodice was ruched and had little buttons on the back. To make the sleeves as fitted as Katie wanted them proved quite tricky, but we got there in the end. The dress had a belt with Swarovsky crystals, Katie described it as a “sugared belt” which i thought was lovely and so nice and subtle.I was fortunate…

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