Vintage wedding dresses are an entirely different concept if one wants to be reminded of the old times. ‘Old is gold’ is well said and seriously the style, fabric, design used to come at old times still looks trendy. Trends always repeat themselves except for the few changes that make the dresses a bit modern. Many couples want to keep their marriage simple and stylish; they want to stay away with the pinch of glamour and shine. So, the need arises of completely different wardrobe that goes with the theme. Vintage wedding dresses serve the purpose here.
If bride is going for vintage dresses, some trends can be kept in minds. Some styles that were very pleasing at that time can also be used today with a little modification. Netting at the neckline, dresses made of silk, white, ivory, off white or beige color can be some amazing trends which can be amended to give a perfect look keeping in mind the today’s era. Avoid ball gowns and prefer simple casual style to have a look of vintage dresses. Ankle length and floor length free flowing dresses are evergreen. Sleeves style is very important while deciding for vintage dresses. Long puffed, medieval, off shoulder peasant styles are some styles popular in those days.
You can buy a new dress inspired by vintage one. Consult some one having old dress and give it as an example to your tailor or designer. Besides this, you can also contact your grandmother or mother for their dress. It is easy to get the vintage style dress but remember to keep your style, simplicity, touch in the dress. Minor lace tears, rusted buttons and stains are easy to fix but split or shattered silk cannot be overlooked. You can also combine the old dress with new one. You can have the new gown combined with old veil. But, please remember to have a look upon veil condition. May be that the veil is shaded off and its white color is converted into off white that will surely not compliment your dress.
Online searches can help a lot in fixing the problem. There are many sites that can provide you with sample photos of vintage dresses. You can give those images to your designer. This is in fact the best one can do. Combining the vintage wedding dresses trends with new comfortable fabrics can give fruitful results.
One should take pains in deciding the vintage dresses as if not decided properly can give you an absurd look!