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  1. An Real 1950s Wedding Story from South Carolina

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    Today’s role is not either an movie star, also not an singer, it is about an ordinary girl. This stunning 1950’s bride get married when she was just 18 years old in the February of 1951.  She and her finance got married in her home town of Newberry, South Carolina, USA, where she leave her life, where she raise up her children.

    This bride wear a classic satin vintage lace dress with an off the shoulder, “scarf” collar and deep lace insert. The beautiful dress was adorned by a central line of tiny satin covered buttons, which were also used on the fitted, full-length sleeves. Like many fashionable fifties wedding gowns, the sleeves finished with a “v” point a the cuff.

    The bride's head piece  is a striking plaited tulle head piece veil, from which her waist-length veil fell in loose gathers. Tulle was also used in her gorgeously simple bouquet of five large carnations.

    She and her husband get married for almost 60 years, this stunning bride became a stunning mother of three boys. She became her boys’ Cub Scout den mother (Cub Scout leader in the UK) and her boys all attained the highest level in scouting. Two of her grandchildren are now young pilots in the US military – one flying F-15 Eagles for the Air Force and the other flying Apache helicopters for the Army.

  2. How to measure for a short wedding dress?

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    A perfect wedding gown will be a keepsake that will be treasured by you for years to come.Short wedding gown are many brides choice for an outdoor wedding.Then how to measure for a custom short wedding dress?

     How do you take your measurements? We recommend you have the professional seamstress who will alter your gown take your measurements for you.Donoy attempt to take your own measurements ,that will most likely be wrong. If this meeting is in person, your measurements will be taken.

    For an short wedding dress, it is so easy to measure, you only need to provide 4 measurements:

    Bust: If you haven't got your wedding lingerie yet wear a bra and panties that are similar to the style you will wear. Your bust should be measured at the fullest part while you stand straight with your arms at your sides.

    WAIST:Tie a string lightly around your waist it will naturally settle at your waistline. Measure your waist where the string sits.

    HIP:Measure 8-10″ below the waist to find the fullest hip. Measure the fullest part of the hip, keeping the tape measure parallel to the floor.

    LENGTH:Dress length is taken from the knob at the back of the neck to the bottom of the hem you request. Back length is from the knob at the back of your neck to the string around your waist. Skirt lengths without waistbands are taken from natural waist at the centre back to the bottom of the hem. Skirt lengths with waistbands are taken from the centre back, starting at the bottom of the waistband to the bottom of the hem.


  3. Trendy Tea-Length Wedding Dresses

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    Share with you some trendy Tea Length Wedding Dresses:

    1.first dressvintage lace tea length wedding dress

     full skirt of net and machine embroidered lace, with a bold scalloped edge high neck. The same lace was used in her fitted short-sleeved bodice.her sleeves and skirt use the scalloped lace edging to beautiful effect.

    2. this tea length, puffy dress. Always a hit. AND gives you a chance to show off your super cute shoes.round neck tea length wedding dress

  4. Up to 10% off: Get vintage style bridesmaid dresses

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    The professional customized bridal shop online, recently release its new arrival vintage bridesmaid dresses 2014 collection with at least 5% off for 2 dresses and up to 15% off for more than 4 dresses.’s new vintage bridesmaid dress collection is available in different colors and styles, “It’s gonna be amazing and we will surprise your maids of honor! We explored the wedding trends and collected feedbacks from our brides, so, we know exactly what styles of bridesmaid dresses will rock the wedding. Besides, we give the reasonable price that all brides will totally afford.” Lydia stated, “50sweddingdresses also offer free custom service, which will make sure all your maids of honor get that vintage dresses that fit perfectly.”

    For the summer weddings, more bridesmaids would like to choose short or tea length dresses, they are comfortable and flowing. “About the colors, these days, our brides prefer to mismatched themes. If brides want to get more wedding inspiration, 50sweddingdresses’s official blog is a great place, we often share a lot of Knowledge there.” specializes in custom made vintage 50’s wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses which offer everyone the chance to design their very own special dresses at affordable price. If brides are interested in this unique service, feel free to contact the store at .

  5. Designer Short wedding dresses series: Dior

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    This week my topic is about short wedding dresses. No matter when, no matter where, wedding dress is central and very important for every bride. So do you want to be different and specific brides on your biggest day, do you want to be the center of the world together with your elegant dress? we believe your answer will be definitely to be” yes, I do”. 

    So here we share with you which dresses will be trendy this season? One answer is vintage short wedding dresses. Even many famous designers prefer short wedding gown designs and promote short wedding gowns series on their new collection.

    Today the brands we want to share with you brides to be is Dior. As we know Dior has always been synonymous of high quality standard women clothes. This brand inherits the tradition of French haute couture, and always maintains high-level line of gorgeous design & fine workmanship.

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  6. Audrey Hepburn Style vintage dress

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    "Roman Holiday" tells the romantic love story which happened between a European princess and a U.S. reporter in Rome, Italy occurred within one day. Audrey Hepburn also won one of the most important awards in her life: best actress in Oscar. When Audrey Hepburn got the prize for best actress on Oscar she wore a vintage lace dress, now this dress’s value was estimated to worth 400,000 to 600,000 pounds. This auction was sponsored by Kerry Taylor, the company had sold Kate Princess’s tulle skirt which wore on her 2002 university fashion show.

    "This lace dress is very memorable, not only because of Audrey Hepburn wore this lace dress in the film" Roman Holiday", but also because Hepburn wore it won Oscar". Auction organizer Kerry Taylor said, "As far as I know, on Oscar history this is rare. This demure white dress heightened Hepburn’s slim body style & elegance.

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    "People dream of owning a large swimming pool, but I dream of having a big closet." Audrey – Hepburn said her choice of clothing. Until now "Hepburn style" is still the object of imitation that is chased by women. Nowadays many designers’ clothing series, these models will still be named Audrey style --- As those brands wish Audrey Hepburn’s elegant, simple, generous style can give their design a classic beauty image & beyond the current fashion.

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  7. George Soros Marries Tamiko Bolton

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    Billionaire investor George Soros got married for the third time to his 42-year-old fiancee Tamiko Bolton.

    The 83-year-old philanthropist tied the knot with Bolton, a health care consultant, in a small, but lavish, wedding at his Caramoor estate in Bedford, an hour away from New York City. It is said that they met in a evening part in year 2008. Then in year 2012 they announced their engagement.

    The bride's dress was designed by U.S.-based, Lebanon-born Reem Acra, whose gowns have been worn on the red carpet by many stars, including Angelina Jolie and Jennifer Lopez. Reem Acra is well know by her expansive retro style wedding gown, exquisite and delicate beading with layered tulles create the fantastic texture.

    For more beautiful retro style dresses photos please view our page: Gorgeous retro style wedding dress

    All guests that attended the wedding party were told that they must be dressed in specified color costume so as to reflect this is a color-themed wedding. Local media described Soros spent huge sums of money to hold this beautiful and luxurious color theme wedding,

    Let’s track from the following photos to feel the low key and luxurious wedding.

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