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'Vintage' wedding dresses

Posted on 29 August, 2012 at 4:23
As a bridal designer  who specializes in Vintage and Vintage-inspired gowns, I am very aware that when a Bride-to-be tells me she wants a 'Vintage wedding dress', this usually means one of four things.

She's looking for
1. An authentic Vintage original from a particular era.






























               Vintage original late 1920's                                            Vintage original 1956

2. An authentic reproduction of a gown from a particular era





























3. An original design with style elements from a particular era

                                                                   Original design influenced by 1950's styling































 Original design with edwardian styling details        Original design with 1930's style elements

4. A lacey, romantic dress, with a nostalgic feel ( No specific individual era)






























In another blog post, 'What is Vintage', I discuss how I use the term 'Vintage ' on my website, because Vintage 'officianados' are quite particular about that sort of thing, but most bride-to-be s, in my experience, are not.

Sometimes you just know you love it.

Copyright. property of Meryl Smart 2012. May not be copied or otherwise reproduced without permission

Categories: Bridal and vintage bridal, Vintage bridal, Vintage Fashion

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14:11 on 9 November, 2012 
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7:07 on 28 November, 2012 
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10:29 on 2 December, 2012 
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