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Finally Married!

Added Oct 2, 2009

by oscarthegrou...

Holt, Michigan, ...




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this is my completed wedding dress and the groom’s shirt. it was an outdoor wedding, and it rain till about 3pm that day, drying up just in time for the ceremony (which was 2 hrs late because of the rain!).

both my dress and the groom’s shirt are made of red silk. my dress has red and black (silk?) lace, machine and hand embroidery on the middle stomach part of the bodice, and beading around the neckline. I also made a detachable train out of different chiffons, organzas and laces, rolled the hems using the serger, attached a narrow waistband, and use hooks and eyes to put it on the dress. his shirt features machine embroidery on the back yoke (not pictured ): ). sorry there aren’t more/better pictures, the file size is too big to attach more than one!

Material Notes

silk, machine embroidery thread, silk ribbon, boning, lace, beads




Garment Type
Bridal, Evening Wear
Lace/Sequins, Silk



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    Oct 20, 2009, 02.35 AMby judeb

    Fabulous, just got pictures back on this site after a month of nothing (dam my isp) and was keeping an eye on your page for this, you both look great (my hubby even commented a very rare event!) hope your day was as wonderful as you look and a wonderful future to you both.

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    Oct 15, 2009, 12.02 AMby dreaminginlilies


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    Oct 12, 2009, 06.20 AMby mishler

    I love love love this, very stunning!

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    Oct 3, 2009, 08.46 PMby oscarthegrouch108

    if you want to see more of the bodice detail, check out the “sneak peak” project. eventually, i’ll have to put the outfit back on to get better back views. with 3 people getting photos, not one got a decent back shot.

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    Oct 2, 2009, 08.26 PMby mcloughlinsarah

    really rockabilly! wish i could see the train in full. i love it its fabulous

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    Oct 2, 2009, 07.56 PMby ohjoy

    so nifty, bravo, and congrats

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    Oct 2, 2009, 04.20 PMby galatina

    Stunning and so personal. Congratulations!

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    Oct 2, 2009, 04.03 PMby ichigogirl

    Big congratulations, both for the dress and the wedding, I hope you both live happily ever after! The dress is beautiful, and I looove the colour!

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    Oct 2, 2009, 08.55 AMby skagurl0906

    I love red wedding dresses!! Yay!!

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    Oct 2, 2009, 07.08 AMby irmchen


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    Oct 2, 2009, 06.37 AMby citycat

    very impressive!

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    Oct 2, 2009, 06.35 AMby victors

    Been waiting for you to post this after you mentioning it in discussions. Oh my goodness, so worth the wait! You look amazing and happy! Congratulations and bliss to you both x

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