Wedding Dress Remake

Added Aug 25, 2011

by tulips371

Portland, Oregon...

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Description

I was more than honered when I was asked to “remake” a wedding dress for my best friend’s new sister-in-law!!! She loved the beautiful beaded corset bodice but didn’t like the skirt, so I ripped off the entire skirt and replaced it with a very full tulle princess skirt!! Underneath the 40 yards of tulle is a hoop skirt, dress lining with petticoat net for more volume, and the dress skirt made of bridal satin. The bodice was a couple of inches too small so I did also add a panel on each side of the back to make it bigger for her. This is by far the most proud I’ve ever been of any of my projects. I loooove the results and the bride did too!!

Material Notes

Tulle, Bridal Satin, Bridal Lining, Petticoat Netting, Bias Tape, Interfacing, Hoop Skirt, Beads

Difficulty

Intermediate

Categories

Season
Summer
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Bridal
Material
Satin, Tulle

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    Sep 5, 2011, 10.53 PMby mojo elgin

    Oh, so heavenly… awesome!

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      Sep 7, 2011, 02.15 AMby tulips371

      Thank you!!!

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    Aug 30, 2011, 04.58 PMby wildflower31

    You should be proud, that is awesome work and she looks lovley.

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      Aug 31, 2011, 04.47 PMby tulips371

      Thank you!!!

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    Aug 26, 2011, 03.32 PMby suribabe

    Good job. Well done, It really looks fab.

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      Aug 26, 2011, 07.16 PMby tulips371

      Thank you!!!!

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    Aug 26, 2011, 12.18 PMby Lucha Suarez

    WhaT a great remake! It’s like a whole new dress! Great job!

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      Aug 26, 2011, 07.16 PMby tulips371

      Thanks!! Yes it does look like a new dress :-)

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    Aug 25, 2011, 10.33 PMby fashionfreek

    How lovely:-) Well done!

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      Aug 26, 2011, 05.28 AMby tulips371

      Thank you!!!

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