Wednesday, June 23, 2021

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A Bride on TikTok Spent 9 Months Knitting Her Own Wedding Dress

  • Esther Andrews designs knit wedding dresses for her bridal company.
  • She made her own wedding dress and documented the process on TikTok.
  • The “space pirate meets a tomato patch” gown was made of over 4 miles of mohair lace yarn.
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Finding the perfect wedding dress can be equal parts stressful and fun, with many brides taking months to find the perfect gown.

But the process was even more difficult for Esther Andrews, a bride who made her own wedding dress.

Andrews is the designer and founder behind Esther Andrews Bridal, which specializes in

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16 Wedding Guest Outfit Ideas That Go Beyond the Cocktail Dress

Though dresses are the most popular garment choice for formal occasions, cocktail parties, and weddings, they certainly aren’t the only option. A dress might not suit your mood or style and so why invest in an occasion-specific knowing you’ll most likely only end up wearing it once? For a less traditional but equally tasteful wedding guest outfit, you could consider dressed-up tailoring, party-ready jumpsuits, or elegant and formal separates like a bustier top with tuxedo pants instead. You’ll look the part (without looking like everyone else), and you’ll be able to incorporate and re-wear these pieces beyond the wedding day—an

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The Wedding Dress Repurposed – The New York Times

On May 17 at 9 a.m., Vanessa Reiser was in position, and all decked out in a $3,500 bridal dress from Lovely Bride in Manhattan specially designed for her first one-woman run through New York. The 285 miles, starting in Oswego, N.Y., and ending in J. Hood Wright Park, N.Y., would be completed over 12 days. For each of the nine counties she ran through, a donation would be made to a local domestic abuse shelter.

Ms. Reiser is not getting married; she has been married twice before (in 1998 for eight years and in 2013 for five years). And

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Princess Diana’s wedding dress to go on display at Kensington Palace

Written by Rob Picheta, CNNLondon

Princess Diana’s wedding dress will go on public display at Kensington Palace after her sons, Prince William and Prince Harry, agreed to loan the item.
Diana wore the famous dress — which boasted a 25-foot train, the longest in royal history — at her 1981 wedding to Prince Charles at St Paul’s Cathedral in London.

The public can view the item from June at the royal residence in west London where Diana lived.

The dress, designed by David and Elizabeth Emanuel, features sequins encrusted along its lengthy train and an antique Carrickmacross lace that

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8 Wedding Dress Trends For 2022 Brides Everywhere

If you’re a 2022 bride, there’s a good chance you’ve also been a 2021 bride at some point, but ultimately decided to postpone your wedding due to the pandemic. While that can be frustrating, the extended time you now have to plan your special day also allows you to reconsider your approach to dressing for the moment. Or perhaps you got engaged during quarantine and your wedding is the light at the end of the tunnel; an adventure you can’t wait to approach with optimism — in a standout dress exploding with tiers that represents all the style you’ve been

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She wore her wedding dress to get her vaccine

“I hadn’t gotten gussied up in the past year, so I wanted to take this moment to celebrate for myself,” Studley, 39, said.

She entered the M&T Bank Stadium mass vaccination site in Baltimore on Sunday wearing her retro, white, A-line satin dress with polka-dot tulle. She paired it with peep-toe pumps.

It’s the outfit she would have worn to her wedding reception, she said, had it not been canceled because of the pandemic.

Studley and Brian Horlor, 39, got engaged in November 2019. They set a wedding date for a year later and planned an elegant, 100-person celebration in

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