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Vintage Wedding Fashion.

April 14, 2012


The bridal gown is a dress potent with meaning, worn for a significant rite of passage - not to be chosen lightly !  The most important dress a woman can wear, probably the most expensive. 

Visit your chosen bridal showroom or vintage boutique. When choosing a vintage wedding dress the aim should always be to flatter. Try a small selection of the dresses available examining a variety of fabrics and design techniques. Minor adjustments can always be made.

Consider the theme of your wedding, the venue, the number of guests and possible religious or cultural requirements (i.e. covered shoulders). Together with an honest appraisal of your figure.

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Simple Interiors.
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