Return to the Crafts and Decorations Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
What to do with wedding dress

Posted by mammajo (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 9, 08 at 21:22

I found a wedding dress at a yard sale Saturday and it is loaded with beaded/sequin appliques and yards of toule (sp?)
I bought it to use a few of the appliques on a ring bearer pillow and photo album for my sons wedding. Now I need ideas for the rest. Thought about selling some on ebay.
And the train, it will make a beautiful wedding cake table cover.
thanks
Jo


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: What to do with wedding dress

A friend of mine had her wedding dress made into her daughter's communion dress. Another idea would be the dressing gown for a baptism. I'm sure there are plenty of things that can be put together with something that pretty.


 o
RE: What to do with wedding dress

It would make gorgeous pillows for a shabby chic bedroom, and maybe even a table cover. I like the ideas Deedeebaker gave you too. Hope you will post pictures of some of the items you make from it. Luvs


 o
RE: What to do with wedding dress

I used a wedding dress to make gowns for the angels I make at Christmas time. I looked at it a long time before I could make myself cut it up ! But it is great for the angels !It was mostly a heavy satin with lots of beads sewn on.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Crafts and Decorations Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here