Silver Sixpence - Emma's Polka Dot Tulle Tea Length Wedding Dress. Image by http://www.finnmooneyphotography.com/

Now this recent commission was one of those lovely coincidences where Emma was on the hunt for a tea length wedding dress and found my website, to then realise that we know each other.  Sometimes it’s such a small world, which always makes the process all the more special! Emma chose a design which was a combination of my Dottie dress and my 1954 Oscars Polka Dot Dress.  Her gown was made in ivory dupion silk with a fine ivory… 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 »

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 tulle vintage inspired tea length wedding dress - Florido Weddings

Sometimes a simple gown is the most elegant and the design I recently created for Aneesa is absolutely one of those.  I just love the simple ivory dupion silk bodice with bateau neckline and slight capped sleeves.  The skirt was a tea length full circle skirt with layered tulle over the skirt to add some softness.  Such a stunning tea length wedding dress for brides who love an understated chic look. All too often brides when shopping for their wedding… Read more »

I just stumbled across this gorgeous idea…. bridal gowns and bridesmaid dresses made from seersucker!! What a gorgeous look for a simple rustic style wedding.  For those of you scratching your head asking “what is seersucker?” – seersucker is a cotton fabric, traditionally with either a stripe or checkered pattern that is lovely and lightweight for summer clothing and has a slight pucker in it. The Blushing Blog Thread Bridesmaid Wedding Bee When it comes to bridal gowns, I think… Read more »