Posts Tagged ‘dress’

Dare to be Different: A Guide to Mismatching Bridesmaid Dresses

Today’s blog comes to you from Janet Parish from Lucilles who sell vintage and vintage inspired clothing. They will be with us in Manchester this weekend, showcasing their range including their bridesmaid dresses. “Bridesmaids; each and every one is different. For some brides one of the worst parts of planning their wedding is finding a […] Read more…

Monsoon Bridal Wedding collection as featured on The National Vintage Wedding Fair blog

Monsoon Bridal Collection

We usually focus on vintage wedding dresses here at the National Vintage Wedding Fair, but sometimes we find a collection on the high street that catches our eye. This season’s wedding collection at¬†Monsoon is one of those collections. We are all about choice here, so if you are on the lookout for a new dress […] Read more…

Heartfelt Vintage Wedding Dresses as featured on the National Vintage Wedding Fair blog

Is it sacrilege to cut up a vintage wedding dress?

Today on the blog we are talking about something that may divide our readers. Kate from Heartfelt Vintage shared her thoughts on cutting up a vintage wedding dress. There it is, hanging in the window, all shiny and pearly and beautiful. Made in the 1930s, a thing of beauty, all bias cut satin and Hollywood […] Read more…

Vintage Edwardian Wedding Inspiration

Today we are shooting our latest feature for Vintage Life magazine – and Edwardian Vintage Wedding no less. We have so far shot the 1940s through to the 1980s so now are rewinding to the start of the 20th century. We will of course reveal some sneaky looks later but for now, here is our […] Read more…

Vintage wedding styling by Nina Marika at the National Vintage Wedding Fair

Manchester Vintage Wedding Fair at Victoria Baths

This Sunday we are in Manchester for the first time and to say we are excited is an understatement! We have been on the look out for an amazing venue for ages for a Manchester Vintage Wedding Fair, one that is the right size but also steeped in history. And boy did we strike lucky […] Read more…

6 steps to choosing your vintage wedding dress

So, you want to add a bit of vintage glamour to your wedding? A dress that reflects your favorite era as well as your individuality sounds perfect, right? But where to start….. Allow us to shed some light on the subject – in just 6 steps! Step 1: Be brave! We often encourage our brides […] Read more…

Harrods advert, 1969

We love this advert for a vintage wedding dress from Harrods from Brides magazine 1969. The crochet chevron detailing is something we haven’t seen before and makes a change to the usual lace. Made from stub satin for Muriel Martin, they have named this “Charlotte”. ¬†Teamed with a long veil, she looks simply stunning   […] Read more…

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