Instructionsgather items and plenty of wire and hot glue. All it takes is time and imagination. The sewing part takes above average skill level. Started with Simplicity 3502 pattern and adjusted it to work for the theme and different shapes. I made everything in Virginia, where I live, and brought it to my cousins' wedding in Florida. I had two days to fit and hem the dresses and spent almost an entire day ...
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Style: Eco-Friendly, Formal / Bridal, Outdoorsy, Retro / Vintage, Romantic, Casual
Custom crafted all wedding decor using twigs, ribbon, tulle, sunflowers and Spanish Moss. Made all the bridesmaids dresses. Refurbished the brides gown (was her mothers from the 70's and it was stained and had different trim that I changed to modernize the look). Made a bridal cape and her hairpiece (crown).
What was your inspiration?
My cousin, the tree-hugging hippie. Her love of nature and sunflowers and sentimental love of her parents.
What are you most proud of?
How completely thrilled she was at how everything turned out.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Find your skill set and challenge yourself. Ask for help or look things up if needed. One little project at a time = a very special final product.