50s inspired soft polka dot tulle tea length wedding dress - Silver Sixpence

This super cute dress was my very last custom design that was shipped off before I finished up for 2014 and what a gorgeous dress it was!  Hayley contacted me as she had noticed one of my discontinued Retro Bride designs and really loved the design but wanted to make some custom changes as she really loved the idea of polka dots.  What we came up with was this lovely 50s inspired soft polka dot tulle tea length wedding dress…. Read more »

Vintage Inspired Wedding Dress & Bridesmaid Dress - Silver Sixpence

Merry Christmas everyone!  Today is my last day in the studio for 2014 and what a lovely day it has been chatting with brides about their absolutely gorgeous dress designs for 2015 weddings.  I have such a fabulous year in store with some truly stunning custom designs that I cannot wait to start working on and of course share with you all in due course. As I wind down for the year (well actually ramp up as the Christmas break… Read more »

Dottie - Polka Dot Vintage Inspired Tea Length Wedding Dress

I really do love working with slightly unconventional fabrics when it comes to wedding dresses and one that I really love is cotton.  I’m currently working on a brand new vintage inspired wedding dress design aptly named “Dottie”.  For this gown I’m using the very popular illusion bateau neckline under a sweetheart bodice with a large polka dot tulle overlay.  All of the under-dress as well as lining is made from cotton making the dress much more breathable than the… Read more »