(Closed) Wedding Dress Alterations – Mori Lee 2825

posted 5 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which Alterations Should I Make to the Dress

    Remove the Gemstones and Lower the Back

    Remove the Gemstones Only

    Lower the Back Only

    None, leave as is

  • Post # 2
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    1949 posts
    Buzzing bee

    Those are some extensive alterations. Is it too late to find another dress with the lowered back? Maybe the shop could request a pattern change from the manufacturer to lower the back and no beading   At least you wouldn’t risk ruining the lace. 

    Post # 4
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    894 posts
    Busy bee

    Are the gemstones just sewn on or entirely attached onto the lace? If they’re stuck on the lace would be damaged, unless you can hide it with a simple sash. 

    The back is probably doable since it looks like a buttoned back, you can have a scalloped hem around the edges. Just make sure the straps are able to hold up the front properly!

    Post # 6
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    494 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: January 2017

    Your alteration ideas make pretty much my dream dress! I say do it if possible, it would really suit the Santorini vibe 

    Post # 7
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    401 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: March 2019

     

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    tessaravb :  Did you go through with your alterations? I’m thinking about something similar and wanted to know whether this worked out for you and how it looked?

    Or if any other bride had made something similar?

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