Wedding dress is a dream dress for every bride and groom in this world. The couples worldwide try to wear newly fashionably designed dresses; some even don’t mind wearing expensive designer outfits and some go to an extent of making the dress with costly emeralds. But there are those who give a great weightage to love and respect in their lives and go for simplicity. Recently, a bride wore a dress worn by two generations of her family.
Lucy Popocic who is 31 years old, got married in a beautiful long white gown that was first worn by her grandmother Mel Calder, 87, in 1950. After 25 years of this wedding, Lucy’s mother Penny Dafforn wore the same wedding outft in 1974.
Initially, Ms. Calder bought the dress for 6 guineas which is equivalent to almost £170 today. Now, the same dress has been worn by Ms. Lucy from when she got married to her partner Mark who is 35 years of age.
The dress however needed cleaning. That was done with blended material of aspirin and white vinegar which brought newness to the dress and bride looked fresh and lovely.
Google is celebrating 116th’s birthday of the greatest designer Edith Head today, whom work and fashion-designing theories are still convincing and beneficial for new fashion-generations. Doodlers have perfectly published her on the homepage with different ladies in costume designs which is articulating her work brightly and beautifully.
The design is also giving a message of Edith’s achievement as it shows Edith is on the stage with her brilliant work shown at the back where ladies are wearing dresses which have set trends for years and years.
Edith Head’s ideas and successful work has made her win eight academy awards. Because of the exceptional nature of her fashion ideas and providing an impressionable influence; the lady also been recognized as the only one winning eight academy awards in allover the industry. It’s very important to mention and a learning for new fashion designers that Edith Head never had any experience prior starting and entering into the industry of art; she was hired by the Paramount Pictures at the outset in the costume department.
Edith Head has been a great contributor to film industry and has managed to achieve a Hollywood star in the walk of fame which is located at 6969 Hollywood Boulevard.
Fashion designing is one of the most rising industry among all industries as the customer demand is not even based on fashion-need but also fashion-wants. In today time and age, many fashion designers have been remarkable contribution to fashion-needs as they are fulfilling massive customer demands. The area has been diversified at large; e.g. simple and bridal wears, mother of the bride, mother of the groom outfits, party wears and much more are offered to customers to enhance their personalities.
Royal Wedding Dress
Grace Kelly’s wedding with Prince Rainier of Monaco was dubbed as ”the Wedding of the Century”. Her dress designer was Helen Rose, who was a costume designer for MGM. This off-white gown had a graceful high-collar, girdle waist and full skirt. The couple’s wedding outfits completely complimenting each other.
When Elizabeth Taylor had her first marriage at the age of 18, she wore a sateen gown which reportedly costed $1500 which was a really the highest amount of that time. This dress has a beautiful floor length umbrella-shaped bottom with lares in it which looks absolutely gorgeous on her.
Katherine Heigl wore this sizzling beautiful white gown with ultra-shining embroidery on it. Her wedding with Dr. Alex Karav took place back in year 2009.
Jennifer Lopez wore a dazzling mishmace of lace prints and a funky pearls sleeve. Her marriage with Chris Judd took place back in 2001 who also directed her famous song ”Love don’t cost a thing”.
Catherine Zeta Jones
Catherine’s wedding gown is popular for its being excessively expensive; which had ivory sheath with a lace train and perfectly suited the bride. The wedding cost a reported $1.5 million.