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My Wedding Dress!!!

Added Jul 15, 2018

by SewingJulieBlog

Kaunas, Lithuania

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Hello Everyone!

Today I would like to share a very special creation of mine – my wedding dress.

My wedding took place in the beggining of June, and I started working on my dress in middle of April. I took one week off of work, so that I can solely focus on my studies at sewing school and making this dress, which was my last creation I made at school.

The dress was self drafted and for inspiration I used an image I found on Pinterest (maybe you know if – a light blue dress, that seems to be very popular there). I knew I didn’t want a floor-length dress, so I settled with just below the knee length, which gave a dress very elegant and timeless look. I love the sligth off the shoulder look that went so well with the low-bun hairdo.

To make this dress I used about 5 meters of fabric, but I used it for both exterior and interior of the dress. I also added about 5 meters of tulle for the fluffy look. To make the skirt part more shaped, I used an interfacing that gave fabric additional weight and allowed to fall better. The top part is double interaced, so that it stays on the body better.

If you would like to read more about making of this dress, I would love if you would check my blog post here: https://www.sewingjulie.com/blog/my-diy-wedding-dress-what-i-learned-in-the-process

Wishing you a wonderful week ahead!

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    Jul 25, 2018, 08.33 AMby Mayke27

    This is amazing, so beautiful! Congratulations on the wedding :)

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    Jul 17, 2018, 06.02 PMby slmnstyle

    I gasped out loud when I saw your photos of this dress-STUNNING!!!! I just love this dress, the neckline, the length of the skirt, the beautiful fabric, and most of all, YOU!! Really beautiful work on your special dress. Congratulations!

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    Jul 17, 2018, 04.39 PMby Evmorales

    OMG, this is gorgeous! Like out of a movie! I want to get married again, just to make another dress. I think I will make a new one for every anniversary! haha. Congrats. I got married too in June and also made my dress.

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      Jul 17, 2018, 05.35 PMby SewingJulieBlog

      Thank you so much for a nice comment!

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    Jul 17, 2018, 02.12 PMby MGiorgia

    I love your dress !

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    Jul 17, 2018, 08.15 AMby olg

    ABSOLUTELY stunning! Congratulations; hope your wedding day was equally perfect

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    Jul 16, 2018, 09.06 PMby MegH

    OMG JULIE – THIS IS AMAZING!!!!! You look so beautiful. I can’t wait to start planning and sewing up my wedding dress. Also thanks for the great post you linked to :)

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      Jul 17, 2018, 09.04 AMby SewingJulieBlog

      Thank you so much for sweet words, Meg! Glad to hear you will be making your wedding dress, too – this is such an exciting project!

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    Jul 16, 2018, 08.32 PMby Maria Hayek

    Gorgeous gorgeous dress! Love it! Congratulations on getting married :)

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    Jul 16, 2018, 07.06 PMby Frenchy-C

    BEAUTIFUL DRESS FOR A BEAUTIFUL BRIDE. CONGRATS. XX

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    Jul 16, 2018, 10.30 AMby Mary Athey

    The dress is beautiful and you look fabulous wearing it. Congrats on your wedding as well xx

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      Jul 17, 2018, 09.05 AMby SewingJulieBlog

      Thank you for sweet words, Mary!

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