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Posted on:8/16/10 11:51 PM
Last Updated:5/13/12 10:52 AM


Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 14 people   
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Bunsnpigs said... (5/18/12 11:27 AM) Reply
Marian, I am just speechless at everything you did. Fabulous, incredible work. I hope you shared your blog with Susan K.
SavageCoco said... (5/14/12 7:01 PM) Reply
STUNNING. I know - I did bridal couture for years. It's a whole other BALL PARK!
TerukoLynn said... (5/14/12 6:49 PM) Reply
Beautiful gown! What an undertaking to make not only the wedding gown, but all of the other dresses and clutches!
Fictionfan said... (5/13/12 11:17 PM) Reply
Beautiful! Your daughter makes a lovely bride enhanced by your beautiful work! I love every one of the dresses and the accessories. ALL of them! As I perused your photos, I did wonder, since it looks like your sewing room is set up on the dining room table, whether your family ever had meals at home during the last year while you were working on these dresses! LOL! Will you be reviewing all the rest, too? Please do! Congratulations!
GoodbyeValntino said... (5/13/12 9:09 PM) Reply
What a BEAUTIFUL wedding dress! What a LUCKY bride! Congratulations!
magpie57 said... (5/13/12 8:48 PM) Reply
I am totally in awe of your beautiful creation for your dear daughter. The dress is beautiful as is your dd wearing it. But to think of all the other things you made as well! I think you might have gone on vacation instead of the bride! I did 2 weddings in a year from the first betrothal to the last walk down the aisle but I did not do but alterations on the bride's dress. And a total of 12 brides maids and 3 flower girls between the two. Plus a wool cape for one dd and a frew other things. My outfit was much more simple too. I don't know how you did it, it looks like a full time job! Pat yourself on the back and take a much deserved rest!.
Legal.Dealer said... (5/13/12 1:08 PM) Reply
Wow! Perfect bride!
Rikki23 said... (5/13/12 11:50 AM) Reply
Wow!!! It's gorgeous!
KensingtonCrab said... (5/13/12 11:25 AM) Reply
Exquisite!
slmstyle said... (11/13/11 11:51 PM) Reply
AMAZING! Beautiful work on this gown!
MarianS said... (9/3/11 0:54 AM) Reply
I am so honored to have had this dress featured in Vogue Patterns Magazine - Feb/Mar 2011!!
valerie sews said... (7/16/11 2:36 PM) Reply
Wonderful work that deserves congratulations all round!
halleyscomet said... (7/16/11 11:11 AM) Reply
OMG I wouldn't even attempt to sew a wedding gown! I am impressed! You did an amazing job! You should be so proud!
JTink said... (7/16/11 8:17 AM) Reply
This dress is a show stopper. Your hard work paid off 10 fold...It's beautiful.
SewWil said... (7/15/11 11:21 PM) Reply
Gorgeous! What a labor of love. Your daughter looks lovely in this dress. GREAT job!!!!
Sue Parrott said... (7/15/11 11:15 PM) Reply
Wow, what a beautiful dress!
ggf2005 said... (7/15/11 5:59 PM) Reply
beautiful... you should send an e-mail to Vogue Pattern Magazine's what are you sewing column.
Karendee said... (11/2/10 11:23 AM) Reply
This entire bridal post/dress/beading/construction information is wonderful and a help to all considering this type of project. You and your daughter look beautiful in your dresses, as do all the attendants. This is a HUGE project, completed so beautifully and professionally. I am in awe of all you've accomplished !
AuntieShel said... (11/1/10 10:36 AM) Reply
Positively breathtaking!! A true work of art!! Congratulations to DD on her wedding.
Mazzygirl said... (10/31/10 4:33 PM) Reply
what an asbolutely stunnng work of art, made from the heart. I'm sure you're daughter is so grateful to have such a talented mum, & really appreciated your superb efforts. she looks stunning in her one of a kind gown.
snuzal said... (10/31/10 3:47 PM) Reply
What a wonderful dress. And how special you got to make your daughters wedding dress, that's lovely :) It looks amazing. Your photos were wonderful too.
cindyann said... (10/31/10 3:21 PM) Reply
Bravo!!! Very beautiful dress.
Amanda S. said... (10/31/10 3:03 PM) Reply
This is THE prettiest handmade bridal gown I've ever seen! What a labor of love! I hope to make my daughter's wedding dress someday, although she's only 9 weeks old, LOL. Your daughter looks absolutely beautiful. Congratulations!
Annette1 said... (10/31/10 1:31 PM) Reply
What a GREAT review. The dress is SPECTACULAR, and your daughter is so lovely wearing it. This is a true keepsake, with all the love and effort put into this dress. I love the pictures of all of you adding the beads/sequins to the lace. :o)
Passion4Sewing said... (10/31/10 1:28 PM) Reply
Wonderful job! It looks so elegant!
DaisyEsq said... (10/31/10 12:15 PM) Reply
The gown is absolutely gorgeous and fits the beautiful bride so very well. Congratulations.
homejewel said... (10/31/10 11:43 AM) Reply
She looks like a princess in her wedding gown. What a labor of love. Congratulations to you and the wedding couple.
homejewel said... (10/31/10 11:43 AM) Reply
She looks like a princess in her wedding gown. What a labor of love. Congratulations to you and the wedding couple.
cloudyhn said... (10/31/10 11:26 AM) Reply
She looks wonderful in this dress. Great work...
carolynw said... (10/31/10 10:22 AM) Reply
This is incredibly beautiful and although the silk charmeuse was difficult to work with it is too gorgeous for words. Congratulations on a job well done and best wishes to your daughter - lucky girl to have a mother like you and lucky you to have a daughter who would ask you to do this for her!!
RadarRadiance said... (10/31/10 10:05 AM) Reply
Yes!! Truly a labor of love and a heirloom to be enjoyed as it is passed down. Beautiful and wonderful review.
Aroura said... (10/31/10 10:02 AM) Reply
Oh my gosh, that is just so gorgeous, absolutely divine! And she looks absolutely beautiful.
Elona said... (8/17/10 4:48 PM) Reply
What an absolutely lovely gown, a true labor of love! Your details (matching lace, hand beading, sequins, veil) are exquisite.
GBK said... (8/17/10 1:35 PM) Reply
Just awesome ... BEAUTIFUL!!!
Ellenatlga said... (8/17/10 6:56 AM) Reply
WOW, all your hard work really shows (you deserve your own "honeymoon"). Beautiful work!
vesper said... (8/17/10 4:57 AM) Reply
She looks absolutely divine!! Very beautiful work
 
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