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A guide to wedding dress patterns

Today, we will be exploring what's on offer in the way of wedding dress patterns and the best way of choosing the pattern for your wedding dress. There are a number of ways in which you can do this. This article serves as a guide to wedding dress patterns.

Choosing your pattern

How to choose your wedding dress pattern There are many wedding dress patterns for sale online. offers all the latest designs from top UK designers. McCalls, Buttericks and Vogue all offer a really good selection of vintage and modern patterns, so there's something for everyone. The cost to making your own wedding dress can work out at a fraction of the cost of buying from a store. Before you decide on the pattern of your choice, its a good idea to think about your shape and what style will be most flattering to your individual body shape. Once you have established this, you can start by contacting a few of the most well-known dress pattern companies online. Many patterns offer a really good selection of romantically-themed dresses, while vintage patterns have a huge selection of vintage-style dresses at really affordable prices

The pros and cons

Advantages and disadvantages Making your own wedding dress can be quite advantageous.
For example, you will save a lot of cash and you will be able to get the exact style and fit, as you are in charge. The disadvantages can be that there is a lot of hard work.
Moreover, you should bear in mind that you will usually need the help of another person to enable you to hem and fit the dress. Don't forget to check out the fabric recommendations, which can be found on the pattern you have chosen. You can purchase bridal fabrics online at, where they can be purchased from between €10.00 and €100.00 per metre.
Final word Alternatively, you may make your choice by shopping for your requirements in the High Street. The main advantage of this is that there will be a helpful shop assistant who will be willing to advise you on your choices and give you some tips to help you along.
If you wish to create your own wedding dress and check out clothing patterns for weddings, you may run a quick Google search online.

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