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Mums Wedding Dress

Added Dec 14, 2011

by blueartisan

Perth, Australia




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Heavily beaded but also flowing Grecian style gown for my mum. Not the best picture, will add a better one when the professional ones come in.

Material Notes

Stretch cotton Sateen, 50 Denier chiffon, satin chiffon, Bemsilk, Corded lace, Swarovski crystal.




Garment Type

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    Dec 21, 2011, 09.36 AMby bernieandi

    Gorgeous dress. Looks like it move beautifully too!

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    Dec 16, 2011, 04.03 PMby daisylynn

    Oh, so beautiful! She looks gorgeous in that dress – my mum is getting married again soon too but I daren’t make hers for her. We’re having a friend who’s a professional seamstress make it. But you took the plunge and did SO WELL!

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      Dec 16, 2011, 05.05 PMby blueartisan

      Well it kinda helps that I am a dressmaker and I used to have a business making wedding dresses! It was a challenge though as I was working as a manager in a craft department at the time and working 60 hour weeks! Not good for the stress levels! I am just glad I talked her out of silk as on the day it poured down with rain and during her photos the train got black with dirt. I made her stop off at home on the way to the reception and got her to stand next to the bath and I washed the train then hitched it up on the ironing board and ironed it dry! The photographer managed to get a picture of that I believe!

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    Dec 14, 2011, 03.03 PMby sala22

    What a delight to sew such a lovely gown for your mum! Great job!

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    Dec 14, 2011, 10.26 AMby omgdora

    Oh wow, so pretty and romantic!

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    Dec 14, 2011, 05.31 AMby schnui

    Beautiful. How lucky is your Mum to have you make her wedding dress for her. I hope it was a very special day.

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    Dec 14, 2011, 05.17 AMby Kelley Poulos

    simply beautiful!

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