Bridesmaids Dresses

Posted on: Friday, 4 October 2013

Back in July my lovely big sister got married. I was in charge of doing bridesmaid's dresses - and also a lot of planning everything else cos she's a proper doctor person. Oh what a wonderful day it was. I was in floods of tears during the speeches - perhaps too much cider and not enough sleep to blame, I was sewing til 2am the night before. Here are some photos from the day of the lovely bridesmaids and some other colourful bits.


The fabric I used was from Stone Fabrics in Totnes. They have an amazing selection of stunning fabrics and the staff are so lovely. I'm so pleased with the way all the dresses looked in the end - although on the day I was sort of sick of the sight of them - I haven't actually got a picture of us all together, but they were all different cuts and shapes, some with sleeves, long skirts, short skirts, low backs and all that jazz.

It was a hot English summers day and the flowers where vibrant and the fit was comfortable. Can't say so much for the sweaty men in their tweed.

All photos by wonderful ladies Rockrose Photography.

5 comments:

  1. Waw these are gorgeous and so individual looking! Never seen bridesmaid dresses quite like it, you should be so proud of yourself and the brides dress! What can I say! It is absolutely stunning :) xxx

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  2. Wow, they're gorgeous! And I love the wedding dress too.

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  3. Looks lovely. What a treat for your sister to have all her maids decked out so brilliantly!

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  4. Thank you all! It was very lovely to be able to make all the dresses for her spesh day. Hoping to get into more weddingy things in the future.

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  5. The dresses are so gorgeous! I love the one with the sleeves! :)

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