Wedding dress patterns are the perfect starting point for your dream designer gown. Your wedding may be the only time that you have an opportunity for a custom made dress. The opportunity for creating such and exquisite gown may not come again.
There are so many to choose from. They aren't the stodgy and lifeless dresses that you may envision. There are extravagant and
simple wedding dresses
, silk and cotton and everything in between. If you can dream it, you can make it.
Finding a dress pattern to fit your style is easy. Don't feel like you need to stick with wedding dress design patterns. Many casual or bridesmaid patterns can be adjusted to be a wedding dress. Change the fabric or notions and you will have a fabulous dress that will suit you perfetly.
If you know how to sew, you're in luck. Just take a look and you'll be sure to find the dress that is just what you want. If you don't know how to sew, don't worry. Either find someone you know who would be willing to do it for you (maybe as a wedding gift) or find a good dress maker.
Surprisingly it can be very affordable to have your own dress made for you. You won't have the high expense of a dress with alterations to follow.
Some well know pattern makers are Simplicity, McCalls, Vogue and Neue Mode. All of these have lots of wedding dresses to choose from. Many are also customizable as well.
Don't limit yourself to only bridal dresses, though. Check into summer dresses, bridesmaid dresses and other
casual wedding dresses
. This is where your creativity can really go wild. Many of these are perfect for a destination wedding.
You may find a nontraditional dress and add your own special touches to make it a truly one of a kind dress that will match your wedding, body and taste perfectly.
So, look around, check out some wedding dress patterns, and create your own custom made dress. Who needs couture?