Category wedding dress

A Third Wedding Dress?

A third wedding dress?  Would you really be that extravagant?  Some brides these days are.  According to www.theknot.com, it’s quite the new trend.  A blurb from theknot.com follows below: “Why have one dress when you can have three? We’ve heard of brides changing their dress for the reception or late night for the after-party. Now, a few fashion-forward brides are actually choosing three different gowns for each part of the day.

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Wedding Dress Trains – To Have or Have Not…

  Wedding Dress Trains, the stuff of fairy tales… There are countless options for wedding gowns.  A train is just one of them.  For my daughter, Maggie, a train was a high priority.  She found a beautiful gown she loved on Pintrest.  We went to the nearest large bridal boutique and tried it on.  It was exquisite.  But she was uncertain…  Our next step was to travel to New York

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“Antique Wedding Dresses”

    My good friend, Debbie – Rob’s mom – asked me to attend a Bridal Faire last weekend.  (More on that tomorrow)This Faire was special, as they had an exhibit of antique wedding dresses.  They were all in a form of ivory, but I think that was due to age, instead of color choice.  Which is your favorite dress?  Mine is the very last picture – keep scrolling…  I

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“Wedding Dress Alterations”

    Above Photo: Patty Cloherty The picture above of my maid of honor and one of my beautiful bridesmaids helping me dress on the morning of my wedding.  Excited much???  Yes I was… wish I could show you a picture of Maggie, but for now, this is the best I can do. Ahhh…the alterations.  They are a large part of the price of the dress.  I was SHOCKED to

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Mission — Wedding Dress Part II

Kleinfelds, Part II The  picture above is of my four daughters, from left to right, Tess, KK, Maggie, ( the bride THIS time around), and Julia outside of Kleninfelds, NYC. Klenifelds was decorated beautifully for Christmas.  You can see a few details behind the girls.  The small room immediately behind the them is the vestibule before opening  into the larger, grand waiting area – where you see the wreath hanging

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“Mission — Wedding Dress…”

  Kleinfelds Part I KLEINFELDS!!  To the uninitiated, the TLC reality series, “Say Yes to the Dress” is filmed at the renowned Grand Dame of them all…Kleinfelds in New York, New York.  It has long been a dream of my daughters to visit. Now, we had a reason.  Getting an appointment AND finding a time when all five of us were free was no easy task.  As it was, Julia,

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