Silver Sixpence Wedding Dress - Custom vintage inspired wedding dress with sleeves

I’ve recently had a wonderful time working with a couple of friends who were getting married at a similar times to each other and I have some gorgeous images of one of those ladies wedding days. Rebecca had a custom design featuring 3/4 sleeves and a rounded neckline with a sweetheart underbodice.  The back then featured a v neck to add a little change of detail.  All of the bodice had a gorgeous soft chantilly lace over silk organza and… Read more »

Silver Sixpence Tea Length Wedding Dress - Photography by Emma Pointon

It’s so lovely working with brides from all over Australia!  I recently had the lucky job of creating a custom lace tea length wedding dress for a bride who was married over in Perth!  I know I say this a lot but I completely fell in love with her gown – and I just may copycat the design should I ever renew my vows in the future!! (sorry Leah!!) Leah recently shared some fabulous images of her wedding day captured… Read more »

Lace Tea Length Wedding Skirt

It is always a lovely little thrill when I hear that one of my brides has had their wedding featured on Polka Dot Bride!  I created Sarah’s lace tea length wedding skirt a while back and I’ve been curious to see her wedding images.   At the time of making her skirt she was pregnant with her new little bubba and her idea was to have a skirt created to fit her pre-pregnancy waist measurement and she would then team… Read more »

Kate's lace & polka dot tea length wedding dress - Jess Jackson Photography

It was such an absolute pleasure working with my recent bride, Kate, to create her lace and polka dot tea length wedding dress. When she came to visit Silver Sixpence she fell in love with the design of the Cherry Blossom gown but wanted to add a layer of lace over the top to soften it and give more of a romantic feel.  It was really important for her that the capped sleeves featured a delicate lace scallop and we… Read more »

Silver Sixpence - Tea length wedding dress with sleeves

I just love receiving wedding pictures from my brides.  It’s really the cherry on top after several months of planning with my brides to create their dream dress, then sewing away.  We meet on and off for fittings and I then get to see them looking amazing and so very happy on their wedding day! A while ago I shared on social media some happy snaps of Gail in her wedding dress so I’m really excited to share a couple… Read more »

Silver Sixpence - Ava - Tea length wedding dress with lace bodice

I’ve been busy working away in the sewing room lately with some exciting new designs for the Silver Sixpence made to order collection.   I’m very excited to share the new Ava design.  This tea length wedding dress features a strapless bodice with the unique yet very 50s wing bust.  The entire gown is made from silk duchess satin and features a delicate chantilly lace overlay on the bodice.   The skirt is a full circle skirt which can be… Read more »

Silver Sixpence vintage lace wedding dress - Kelly Adams Photography

I was super excited today to find one of my recent custom designs featured on Polka Dot Bride!!  Lovely Erin’s vintage lace wedding dress which was a one of a kind design created just for her was showcased on my blog previously.  Nothing beats seeing my bride’s all dressed up looking incredible on their big day though and with such fantastic photography by Kelly Adams Photography it makes it all the better! Here are a couple of sneak peeks but… Read more »

Elise Kappeller is the very talented photographer who shot Jess’s Melbourne wedding – you may remember this post where I shared her gorgeous photos with my custom dupion silk and crystal bouquets. Elise has been taking photos since early adulthood, visually exploring life’s moments. She has completed a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Photography at RMIT University in Melbourne and from there has gone on to discover her passion for wedding photography. Elise has recently been named Emerging Wedding Photographer of the Year and… Read more »

Some of you may recall a few weeks ago I shared one sneak peek picture of Rebekahs gorgeous lace and silk satin gown.  Well after eagerly waiting I have received some absolutely stunning pictures of Rebekah in her dream gown.   Rebekahs gown is sweetheart neckline bodice with a lovely lace overlay and a dropped waist.  The lace edging on the top and bottom of the bodice was hand cut and hand sewn in place.   Her lovely floaty skirt… Read more »