Posts from Felicity Westmacott

Traditional silk georgette and guipure lace wedding dress for Izzy

Izzy’s dress was created to be simple and flattering with pretty lace and butterfly detail. The main dress was cut princess line to float around her figure, lightly boned for support. The square neckline and cap sleeves were modest and feminine. Lace applique highlighted Izzy’s waist and the lace up back gave a detail focus…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Yellow and ivory spring bridesmaids and flowergirls for Rachel

Rachel commissioned three silk and tulle dresses for her younger bridesmaids and two shop bought dresses were customised for her grown-up attendants. Official wedding pictures by Robert Lawler The two teen bridesmaids had v-neck ivory silk dupion bodices with wrap-over ruched detailing and a ruched sash. The younger girl had a simple round necked bodice…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

old gold blue and green bowties and cummerbund for Irene’s groomsmen

Bow-tie’s and Cummerbund for Irene’s Groomsmen Irene had her Mother of the bride dress and coat made by Felicity and then commissioned accessories made in matching fabrics for her husband and various members of the bridal party The bow-ties were made in different fabrics for each member of the bridal party. Irene’s husband had blue/gold silk to…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Luxury duchess satin bolero and button back alteration

Carolynne bought her wedding dress from a bridal shop along with some extra matching silk in order to have a matching bolero made. The bolero is made in ivory silk with a shaped collar coming up to the neck at the back and cut away over the front. The sleeves are three quarter length. All…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Button and loop back fastening alteration for Emma

Emma brought me her beautiful Pronovias wedding dress to be altered to fit as well as have the zip removed and replaced with buttons. We used fabric taken from the hem, to cover the buttons and make the loops to match perfectly.

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Organza waterfall fishtail wedding dress, restyled for Hannah

This is Hannah’s wedding dress which was a ‘restyle’ rather than made from scratch. She found the almost perfect dress in a bridal boutique but brought it to me to have the skirt changed to the organza waterfall loveliness she craved. Official photography by Adebayo Deru Whole circles of crisp pale ivory organza were cut…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

“Frost on the leaves” Autumn and Dip dye Photoshoot

From time to time I collaborate with other wedding professionals on styled wedding photoshoots. This one took place in November 2016 in leafy Surrey with the theme ‘Frost on the Leaves’.  We wanted to explore the underrated beauty of the late English Autumn, a magical time of coloured leaves and silver frost. You can see photos of…

Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Ethereal blush chiffon draped wedding dress for Cristina

Cristina commissioned a dress in palest pink silk georgette and satin draped to flatter her tiny waist and full bust. Official photographs by  Sarah Lauren: The dress has a fitted and boned bodice with round neckline and straps. Draped georgette is ruched in a cross over design across the front bodice and flows into the skirt…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Illusion back lace wedding dress for Helen

Illusion back lace wedding dress for Helen. The bodice was a traditional sweetheart shape, lightly boned but totally cut away at the back. A simple straight skirt and train balanced the drama of the sheer tulle and lace applique back and sleeves. Official photography by Alex Tenters Photography The lace on Helen’s dress was bought…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Traditional long sleeve lace wedding dress and veil for Issie

Issie’s dress was made with a boned satin bodice with pretty lace overlay. Long sleeves and a boat neckline were trimmed with a pretty scalloped edging. A simple silk dupion sash highlighted her tiny waist and the back fastened with buttons and loops. The full skirt was three layers of silk organza over linings and…

Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

@felicitydresses follow us on instagram
Menu