As I said in my previous post, my hubs and I packed up to go to Southern Pines, N.C. this past weekend to work a wedding. This is the third time this family has used this venue! All three of their daughter's married here.
Let's change this up a bit from my usual way of posting and start by going over some before and after's of Sarah's gown. It needed shaping, repairs, (we joked and called it the mummy dress because the bodice looked like it was made with tattered strips of cloth) and it also needed some general pizzazz. This dress falls into the categories of both a fit adjustment and a redesign...
Family and friends pitched in to make this a special day for Sarah and Robert. (Vendor links coming soon! I'm waiting to hear back from them on who all the great vendors were.)
OH!!! And you've got to meet these boys! Adorable. I love that the ring bearer is carrying a bird's nest instead of a pillow. Very unique. These squirmy worms required some fancy stitching! Those Peter Pan collars like to turn up, (see pic on left) I had to tack them down and tack the suspenders- while the boys were in the clothes. That's a common little wardrobe problem we face with children. These boys wore beautiful linen suits that had to be freshly steamed for them. But they look so spiffy!
Hope you enjoyed the story of their day! My husband and I loved working with them. They even invited us to stay for dinner and brunch the next morning. So kind.
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