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A Gown For Every Bride

Jan 02, 2018

Brides-to-be have the option of either getting a wedding gown off-the-rack or custom-made. Whichever route the bride decides on, it is important that the fit is good.

Off-shoulder gown
Photo by Armadale Weddings, courtesy of Inzpire

A corset bodice
Photo courtesy of The Wedding Barn Gallery

Peekaboo back
Photo by MunKeat Photography, courtesy of Eleusis

When deciding on which gown to choose, consider the following :

  • Body shape vis-à-vis cut.
  • Fabrics.
  • Colour.
  • Length of veil.
  • Length of train.
  • Lead time.
  • Budget.

Ruffled skirt
Photo by DeMomentz, courtesy of Silver Hearts Bridal

A lace gown
Photo courtesy of 7th Heaven Bridal Gallery

A lace overlay with sleeves
Photo by Grant Corban Weddings, courtesy of Eleena Lamat

A few tips :

  • Arrange for fittings in advance.
  • Bring appropriate undergarments and shoes for fittings.
  • Think of accessories to complement the gown.

Sheer lace neckline and sleeves
Photo by Dicky, courtesy of That Special Occasion


Tip : Consider either made-to-measure or off-the-rack depending on your budget. Have a look at the options here.