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Brigitte Floral Dress

Another dress inspired by the lovely Brigitte Bardot. A delicate feminine design in delicate fabric. A light weight romantic dress, modest and playful. Add a pop of color to your wedding day or honeymoon. The dress has a scoop neck with dainty cap sleeves. The bodice and sleeves hare lightly gathered and finished with a […]

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The making of a Nautical Bridal Dress

The bodice is patterned with a wide deep v neck full back and short sleeves. The skirt is patterned for a half circle with side pockets. The fabric selected was a famous designer off-white woven cotton with a little stretch. The outer shell of the fabric has an exquisite finish perfect for a tailored fit. […]

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Sequin Dress

A super sexy dress with sophisticated style. Inspired by water glistening in the light with the end result that embodies Jessica Rabbit. The Sequin Dress is a simple design with not too many lines as the sequins bring the beauty to the simple design. The pattern has six pieces which includes a built in bra […]

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Blush Wedding Gown

Beautiful bias cut figure flattering silhouette. Button front waist and sweeping hemline. Sheer billowing train delicate and romantic. With flowers under the bust wrapping to the back waist where a long train falls from. Wide ballet neckline empire bodice with butterfly caplet sleeves. Open shoulders with little white flower accent.

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Long Sleeve Open Back with Sweeping Train | Sketch

Boho wedding dress with a sweeping train. A modest bateau neckline and sexy back. Long sleeves with flutter cuffs.   A fit suitable for several body types. A fitted bodice through the hips transfers into slim a line with a sweeping train. Simple and sexy for any bride. This is a unique style that can be […]

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Short Striped 1950s Style Nautical Wedding Dress

This couture bridal dress has a playful 1950s style. A unique natural pineapple fiber striped dress with ruched silk bodice and floating train.

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Beautiful Couture Bridal Gown | Boho Wedding Dress with Sweeping Train | Open Back Modest Halter | Bicep Sleeves Silk and Vintage Lace

Beautiful Couture Bridal Gown | Boho Wedding Dress with Sweeping Train | Open Back Modest Halter | Bicep Sleeves Silk and Vintage Lace

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Making: High Neck Halter Boho Wedding Dress

The pattern was created using medium weight white pattern paper. I use a flat pattern design technique. The skirt is based off of an a-line fit and flare. It is then cut into the desired amount of tiers. In this case I made four tiers. Each tier was adjusted to to have the same sweeping […]

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Bustier Dress in Lace with Short Fitted Silhouette

A sexy bustier dress with vintage style. Made in lace with a short fitted silhouette. Inspired by vintage couture, combined with simple style lines, and lots of hand placed lace. A retro pinup style dress with a minimalist feel. The bustier dress features lace that ruffles across the bust and into the wide lace straps. […]

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High Neck Halter Boho Wedding Dress

A romantic high neck halter fit and flare wedding gown. Open back, gathered tiers and sweeping train. Inspired by natural beauty and gypsy style. Combined with a simple style lines, luxury bridal silk and vintage lace adds a bohemian finish. The high neck backless dress features a sleeveless full coverage front with French seams and […]

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Wedding Dress with Short Cape Sleeves

A wedding dress with short cape sleeves. This design was inspired by old Hollywood style seen on Jean Harlow in the 1930s and Grace Kelley in the 1940s. The bodice of this dress is an empire style modest sweetheart. It has a crossover front with light ruching. Two very long pieces attach to the front […]

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Floral Neckline A Line Wedding Dress with Sweeping Train

A romantic wedding dress with vintage style. Inspired by the 1930s with a slinky finish and unique style lines. The top of the dress features a floral neckline. Flowers follow the sweetheart neckline, drape across the arms and the low back. The bust has light gathering for added detail and fullness. The bodice finishes about […]

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Modest Wedding Dress with High Neck, Long Sleeves and Ruffled Collar

A modest wedding dress with vintage style. Inspired by the 1970s with a modern finish. Preserving innocence with full coverage and subtle sexiness. The top of the dress features a full bodice with an illusion neckline in a deep square. Along the square neckline is a one to two inch ruffle that continues onto the […]

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Romantic Sheer Gown

A romantic sheer gown of billowing silk. A sexy bohemian style free flowing with wide opening at the hemline. Drapes lightly over every curve with a delicate touch. The upper part of the dress is hand made vintage lace, almost a hundred years old and in excellent condition. It has tank style straps and a […]

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Blue Gunne Sax Inspired Wedding Dress

This design was inspired by a vintage Gunne Sax dress. A vintage recreation with the look and feel of authentic vintage style.  What I love about this dress is the beautiful feminine renaissance style paired with cotton silk for a perfectly pretty dress. [DETAILS] – an empire waist with long sleeves in breathable and natural […]

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Blue Gunne Sax Inspired Wedding Dress

A Gunne Sax Inspired whimsical wedding dress. Made from silk cotton. Excellent quality and perfection in hand-soft and weight-very light. Trimmed with delicate authentic vintage trims. The top is fitted with a lace up sweetheart neckline. The neckline has a scallop edge lace trim with a standing collar. Full butterfly wing sleeves that connect in […]

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Brigitte Dress

Vintage-Inspired Cotton Candy Pink and White Wedding Dress Short wedding dress and jacket made of high quality pink and white gingham linen. Excellent quality and perfection in hand and weight. Trimmed with delicate soft Italian lace and silk shantung.  A button front dress with dainty ivory silk straps on a fitted bustier bodice. It has […]

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Angelic Long Sleeve Wedding Dress

Long Sleeve Gunne Sax Inspired Wedding Dress

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Backless Flutter Sleeve Top and Wedding Skirt | Sketch

A full floor length wedding skirt. A bridal top with a high front neckline, backless with short sleeves. A delicate prairie look with a ball gown style sweeping hemline. A fit for many body styles. Modest neckline for a full bust. Short fluttery cap sleeves add a soft touch to the shoulders. A sexy open […]

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bridal inspiration

Waterfall Bow | Sketch A simple sheath wedding dress with a scoop neck. Dressed up with a waterfall bow train. A fit for many body types. A neckline for any bust size slightly draped with one inch straps. Fitted waist and upper hip with a straight silhouette and side slit. Simple and sexy for any […]

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off-the-shoulder

An off-the-shoulder dress is sexy and fun. You get to show a little skin with beautiful waves flowing across the neck and arms. With this design an off-the-shoulder dress is paired with an A-line skirt. An A-line skirt is flattering on a longer torso, pear shapes and larger sizes. It has a slimming effect on […]

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spaghetti straps

Simple wedding dress with old Hollywood style.

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poof sleeve

Renaissance | Romantic A full sleeve adding volume to the arms. Slightly fitted at the shoulders with billowing body. A wide sleeve fitted around the wrist to create a poof.  This design is inspired by a Rita Hayworth costume of the 1940s. A variation of a gathered bell sleeve. With the bottom pulled to the […]

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backless ball gown

A princess gown with straps that cross over and create a triangular neckline or a giant x across the chest. Backless with spaghetti straps that attach to the low back bodice. A floor-length silhouette. This cut will work well whether you are curvy or have a slim figure. Fitted with a neckline that offers support […]

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bustier

A bustier wedding dress. Wide straps that tie at the shoulders and a very simple back. A fitted bodice with an a line circular silhouette. The sweetheart gathered cups complement a small bust. Tie shoulders offer adjustable fit and fullness at the top. The skirt slims the hips while adding volume to tie hemline. The […]

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cowl neck

A sweetheart cowl neck a line wedding dress. Spaghetti straps that cross and secure a very low back. A fit and flare silhouette with a sweeping train. A three-tier billowing panel train. This cut will work well whether you are curvy or have a slim figure. The cowl neckline enhances a small bust and accentuates […]

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scoop neck ball gown

January 12, 2020 | The Design Room Loretta| Vintage Round Neck Ball Gown A line wedding dress with round neck dainty cap sleeves and pockets. Button back closure and ball gown style sweeping hemline. A fit for many body styles. Modest neckline for a full bust. Fitted waist and upper hip with an a line […]