Tuesday, June 23, 2009

My Brooklyn bride.

My introduction to the wedding blog world was Brooklyn Bride--a refreshing resource for wedding ideas outside the bridal-industrial complex. It inspired me to start my own blog out here on the West Coast, and having a presence in the blogosphere (someone please improve upon that word) has put me in touch with some lovely brides outside my Pacific Northwest orbit. One is Angie--a gorgeous, willowy girl getting married in Brooklyn later this summer. I love all the choices she is making for her wedding, from her flowers (by Saipua) to her dress, which I was privileged enough to design:
Vintage lace collage bodice with pearl beading, silk shantung band, ivory silk organza and silk taffeta skirt. My dress form is definitely too curvy to model this dress, so an on-the-hanger display has to do: