(Closed) Matching a veil to my dress is impossible! Please help!

posted 5 years ago in Accessories
Post # 3
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

I don’t think that veil works with your dress. It’s not just the color, it’s the satin edging that I don’t think works, mostly because it’s so white.

I think you should look online for a vintage veil, might have better luck with the color, and maybe even the lace pattern if you want that.
I wasn’t going to wear a veil, but my mom suggested I try hers when I was trying on my dress for her & my sister, and it was a perfect match!

But I have a question… if your dress was custom made, can they make you a matching veil?
Or maybe ask if they can provide you with some length of the lace fabric they used and you could have a veil made from that? I’m looking at the shoulder area and thinking that could work very well for veil edging.

Post # 4
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013 - Country Club

You should look for vintage veils on Etsy! Or even homemade ones. I think you need an off-white one with lacy edging. 

Post # 5
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Bumble Beekeeper
Post # 6
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: April 2013

If your worried about the colour you can go to your dress maker and ask them to dye it to match.  

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