Ultguide_webbanner_218x126

Learn How SIMPLE
Digital Patterns Really Are!

Sign Up to Receive
The Ultimate Guide to Digital Sewing Patterns eBook + a FREE Skirt Pattern!

My princess wedding dress

Added Dec 11, 2014

by olg

Amsterdam, Nethe...

2015_bij_lloyd_thumb

Views

2111

01401_large

Description

Now that we are married for more than 12,5 years, it is about time I post my handmade dress. A good two weeks, after my darling man asked me, I got pregnant! Since we already set the date and it being a ‘third generation date’ we decided to still go for it. Because I would be 5 months pregnant I needed to create expandable boob and belly space. I finished the whole thing the week before the wedding cause I was growing very fast! Here is the result. The prince outfit was hired by the way….

Material Notes

satin silk for the main material and gold-thread embroidered tulle/organza for the inserts and scarf (and my husbands pochet, also our little car got a matching paint job on my bachelors party, sooo much fun!), lined with satin silk. All very challenging material combinations :). For the purse I used satin for the bag part and the organza for the handle.

Difficulty

Expert

Categories

Season
Spring
For
Women
Garment Type
Dress
Style
Bridal
Material
Organza, Satin, Silk, Tulle

7 Comments Sign in to add a post

  • El_large

    Feb 24, 2015, 08.41 AMby Ellen Hatteland

    Wow! This is stunning! What a fabulous dress!

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Feb 24, 2015, 07.38 PMby olg

      thank you dear Ellen!

  • Resized952017112095201842_large

    Dec 24, 2014, 04.53 AMby seabreit

    So beautiful,right out of a fairytale! Your fabric choices were fantastic…

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Dec 24, 2014, 03.41 PMby olg

      thank you! It sure was a queste to acquire them :)

  • 046_large

    Dec 16, 2014, 04.30 AMby shela

    You are a beautiful bride and the dress, is lovely, well done.

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Dec 16, 2014, 08.18 PMby olg

      thank you!!! all of you :)

  • Sewing_machine_large

    Dec 12, 2014, 10.43 PMby bjr99

    What a beautiful dress!!

  • 20170310_191639_large

    Dec 12, 2014, 06.47 PMby Mary Athey

    Beautiful dress and lovely photos.you both look so happy x

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Dec 12, 2014, 09.57 PMby olg

      thank you, and we still are!

  • Rita_for_burdastyle_photo_large

    Dec 12, 2014, 01.27 AMby rita61

    Kewl idea. I like your dress.

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Dec 12, 2014, 09.57 PMby olg

      thanx

  • Missing

    Dec 11, 2014, 10.50 PMby 2bfabulous

    Your dress is very eye catching and made for a Queen! Thank you for sharing your beautiful dress.

    1 Reply
    • 2015_bij_lloyd_large

      Dec 11, 2014, 10.51 PMby olg

      THAT IS SO KIND thanks a lot

    • This is a question
  1. Sign in to add a post

Add to Favorites 1 person added it