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Wedding Veil Testimonials - Page 1

Kimberly


 

Petite Fingertip Veil.  Fingertip wedding veil, 35" long. made of Ivory Glimmer Bridal Illusion.  Fingertip veil is sheer fullness, mantilla cut with very slight gathers at the comb.  The fingertip wedding veil features a silver pencil edging, and beads every 1/2" along the edge.  The pattern of beads along the edge is 5 silver seeds followed by 1 small pearl.  Along the bottom edge of the veil is lightly scattered silver seed beads, clear seed beads, and small pearls.  The fingertip wedding veil is attached to a tulle wrapped 3.25" metal comb.


"Hi Kathy,
I just wanted to share these pictures of my custom veil. I had almost given up on my vision of a mantilla wedding veil until I found your website. Your input was extremely helpful in deciding exactly what style and type of beading would compliment my gown. The final result was a perfect blend of traditional and contemporary. I know I never could have found what I was looking for in a bridal shop, and your customer service was exceptional. Thanks again!
~Kimberly"

Hannah


 

Custom Cathedral Lace Train - Special project to create a custom cathedral lace train.  Bride attached to back of gown.


34, 3rd Circular, Cantonments, Accra, Ghana, West Africa
8th May 2015

Dear Kathy and the exceptional team that worked on my lace train,

On Friday 10th April I got married. I have just received the photographs and settled in to my very different life in Ghana. I wanted to write you a letter but with no post, this electronic version will have to do. 


Ever since I was a little girl, the cliché dream of being a bride has never been far from my mind. The dreams further intensified when I went to London College of Fashion and studied a BA in Fashion Photography. A collection of iconic visual imagery has built up over the years and set a very high benchmark to my more recent dreams. So when I became engaged, the hunt for on for the dress of my dreams which was not going to be easy! My ‘buzz’ words were: ‘ethereal’, ‘pre-Raphaelite’ and ‘old Hollywood glamour’. I wanted a dress that was as graceful as it was magnificent, as unique as it was timeless. The pressure mounted when I was lucky enough to have the privilege of getting married in Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford as well as having the Household Cavalry Guard of Honor and Coach Troop, making the whole setting grand, enchanting and all the makings of a fairytale. My dress was going to be the center of attention and I wanted it to belong in that setting. 


My attention was always more focused on the back of my dress, especially with my hair being a focal point of my visual identity. So the vision I had was the embroidered Cathedral length lace train. This, in my mind *and turns out in reality too, was the pinnacle to all my dreams. You and your team made that happen. My expectations were sky high and it took me several weeks looking online every day from the tropics to find your company. 


The first time I tried on the train with the dress I lost my breath and just stared. It looked as though it had been designed as part of the dress even though it had been designed from people who were the other side of the Atlantic, and had never seen the dress. 
When I walked into the Cathedral on my wedding day, towards the love of my life, the train came very subtly alive and picked up slightly, gliding behind me, sparkling against the ancient floor. It was stunning.


I cannot begin to thank you for your patience, your effort, your skill and your natural ability to visualize and carry out a design to make it the best it could be which in this case, was perfection. It was flawless and it made me feel all those things every bride wants to feel. To think that strangers I have never met made such a hugely significant and positive impact on two decades worth of dreams, not to mention the most precious day of my life, is touching and makes me have faith in humanity. 


Thank you for making my dreams come true. 


Yours, 
Hannah "

Kelly


 

Cathedral Veil.  A cathedral wedding veil, 1 tier, 108" long.  Cathedral veil is made of Ivory glimmer bridal illusion and is standard fullness.  Wedding veil is mantilla cut and features a 1/4" satin ribbon edging.  There is lightly scattered 4mm rhinestones throughout the cathedral wedding veil.  Veil attached to a 3.25" metal comb. 


"Hello Kathy!

I just wanted to say thank you so much for working with me to create my custom wedding veil.  I cannot express enough how happy I was with it in the end - it was Beautiful!  You do Phenomenal work and are a real pleasure to deal with!!  Thank you for helping me make the decisions so that you could create the ultimate, beautiful finishing touch to my wedding!  

Sincerely,
Kelly F"

Jenni


 

Fingertip Veil.  A fingertip wedding veil, 42" long.  Veil made of ivory glimmer bridal illusion.  Fingertip veil features a standard cut, is sheer fullness, and has a matching pencil edging.  Veil is attached to a 3" clear comb.


"Hey Kathy!  Thank you so much for the fingertip veil…it was absolutely perfect, and you’re amazing as always!!  The ivory glimmer worked really well with an outdoor wedding and the edging was simple and really complemented the dress.
 
I’m attaching some pics for you where you can really see the wedding veil!
 
Thanks again!!
 
Jenni"

Jessica


 

Cathedral Veil.  A cathedral wedding veil, 106" long.  Veil is standard cut and has standard fullness at the bottom with custom cut fullness of 25" at the comb.  This cathedral wedding veil features a single row of beads along the edging - customized to be silver-lined bugles with a rhinestone approx every 6" all the way around.  Veil is attached to a 3.25" metal comb.


"Hi Kathy,
I wanted to thank you again for the beautiful cathedral veil you made for me!  It was just stunning with the dress, and I got endless complements and lots of "where did you get your veil?!".  My Matron of Honor commented that it was SO much softer, prettier, and better made than any of the bridal veils we'd seen in stores - and she was quite right!  I loved the fact that it was made just for me, and complemented my dress so well - what more could you want?! 
I've attached a few photos for you so you can see how it all came together. : )

Thank you so much - 
Sincerely,
Jessica Z"

Amy


 

Elbow Veil.  A two tier elbow wedding veil, 22"/27" long.  Elbow veil is sheer fullness, standard cut.  Elbow wedding veil features a matching pencil edge and is attached to a 3" clear plastic comb.


"Kathy - thank you for such a beautiful elbow veil!! It was absolutely perfect with my dress! wanted to share a photo from the day to show you :) 
Thanks again! 

-Amy"

 

Nely


 

Cathedral Veil.  A cathedral wedding veil, 108" long.  Cathedral veil is mantilla cut and is standard fullness.  Veil features a plain/cut edging and is attached to a 4.5" metal comb.


"Just wanted to share a couple of pictures of my cathedral veil on my wedding day. It complemented my dress perfectly!

-Nely"

 

 


 

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