How about a great way to recreate your bridal party?
To get more use out of their bridal dresses, women all across the world are "bringing out the dress" at wedding dress parties. These are get-togethers where girlfriends throw a themed bash and everyone there, you guessed it, wears their wedding dresses!
This is a hip and new trend, and our team at Villoni couldn't be more excited about it!
After all, brides invest a lot of time, energy, love, and creativity into their wedding dresses. Bridal gowns are the attire that most women will wear on the most important day of their lives! Why should such stunning dresses only be worn once?
To get more use out of their unique dresses and to relive some of the nostalgia and memories that are attached to the dresses, girls are getting together with their friends, having cozy nights in or fun nights out, (or maybe even going on wild adventures!) But no matter what they do, they're doing it in their wedding dresses!
It seems wasteful to only wear a beautiful dress once. The bride put a lot of effort into the dress, and the dressmaker did too! At Villoni, we love to see girls getting dressed up in their bridal gowns, even years after the wedding! It's a nostalgic moment for us too, because we get to see dresses we made or fitted years ago be brought out and enjoyed again.
Another perk of wedding dress parties is that they're quite easy to plan. All you need are the wedding dresses. Everything else just falls into place!
Wedding dress parties can also be a great way to relive a wedding in a fun and sexy dress and maybe get a second chance to enjoy the dress a little more, (especially if your wedding was a tad on the stressful side).
Bridal Gown Services at Villoni
If you'd like to throw a wedding dress party for you and your gals, Villoni can make this party spectacular. Remember, size, colour, and style are the three most important aspects to a great wedding dress, so if your wedding dress no longer fits you, we can take care of the size aspect by resizing it for you. And if you want to enhance the colour or style a bit to make your dress more fitting with the times, we can help you there too!
Another point to consider is this. You may have some single hens who want to join the party, but who don't have a dress. We offer great rates on certain wedding dresses! Tell your single friend it will be a great future investment for her!
At Villoni, we carry:
Located in Annandale Sydney, at 137 Parramatta Road and operating since 1981, Villoni is Sydney's one-stop-shop for anything and everything wedding gown-related, including everything you need to have a fantastic wedding dress party!
Feel free to visit our boutique in-person at the address above, or you can take a look at our online catalog. And if you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us!
Three words: Disney wedding dresses.
The fact that this hasn’t been done yet is somewhat astonishing! But sure enough, Allure Bridal just announced a partnership with Disney to launch an exclusive, “Disney Fairy Tale Weddings” bridal collection! The collection will feature the famous gowns we all know and love, worn by Disney princesses like:
After years and years of happy couples getting married at dozens of Disney wedding destinations across the world, Disney finally signed off on bridal gowns themed after beloved Disney princesses. These are the Disney princesses that the brides of today grew up watching! Finally, the happiest bride in the world can walk down the aisle wearing the dress of her childhood Disney role model and heroine.
So far, Allure Bridal has announced that 16 unique Disney princess gowns will be released as part of the collection, but there may be more on the way next wedding season! The wedding gowns will be available for purchase at two Kleinfeld Bridal locations, one in New York and the other in Toronto. As this is a new release, currently available gowns are part of the limited edition “Disney Fairy Tale Weddings Platinum Collection” and will be priced between $3,500 to $10,000.
Look the Part of a Disney Princess in a Villoni Dress Fitted Just for You
Thanks to Villoni’s services, you don’t have to spend $10,000 to look fantastic in a Disney-styled wedding gown! We think the idea of using famous Disney princess dresses as wedding gowns is just adorable. We fully support this trend! And we're working around the clock to ensure this year's brides can look stunning in the Disney princess wedding gown of their dreams.
If you’d like to create a Disney princess wedding dress for your big day, we can help you! Located in Annandale Sydney, at 137 Parramatta Road and operating since 1981, Villoni is Sydney’s best bridal dress shop, hands down!
No matter the occasion, Villoni can help you get into the best dress for you. We combine decades of experience with a mastery of dress size, style, and colour to ensure every customer is paired with a dress that will make her look absolutely stunning. We offer:
Feel free to visit our boutique in-person, or you can shop our online catalog. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us!
Megan Young’s Little White Wedding Dress Cost Less Than P4,000
What news! Miss World 2013 titleholder Megan Young and actor Mikael Daez had not one but two weddings! The first was a quiet ceremony on a hilltop church in Batangas. That was on January 10th, and the second wedding followed two weeks later. The second was a more public event, boho style, with many more guests, friends, and family members.
Once photos were released of the first, private wedding, Megan Young looked absolutely stunning in a silk off-shoulder dress. Her dress featured simple but aesthetic details like an asymmetrical wrap skirt and puffy sleeves. It’s a dress she can re-wear in the future and an affordable dress at that! At just under P4,000, Megan’s dress will afford timeless memories of her wedding and serve as a comfortable and beautiful dress she can wear on many formal occasions.
The Three Factors of the Perfect Wedding Dress – Why Megan Young’s Dress Worked
What’s the goal of a bride’s wedding dress? To help her look and feel beautiful. It’s to have a dress that helps the bride look stunning and gorgeous.
What’s the goal of wedding dress shopping? It’s finding the perfect dress that makes the bride look and feel beautiful.
It’s also about being unique. It’s about wearing a dress NO ONE else has or is wearing at any of the other weddings that season.
So what factors do brides-to-be need to consider when picking the perfect wedding dress? It comes down to three factors:
If a bride can find the perfect-styled dress in the right colour and the exact ideal size for her body type, that is the key to the perfect wedding dress.
At Villoni, we help our customers find the wedding dress that will help them look and feel great! We make sure our brides-to-be are getting a dress that is the perfect style for them. We help them get into a dress that is the exact right colour (remember, even if a bride goes with the traditional white, there are lots of shades of white). And last but not least, we help brides-to-be choose a dress in the perfect size (and yes, we do work with custom, unique sizes).
Wedding Dress Shopping with Villoni
Villoni offers beautiful, one-of-a-kind dresses for brides and bridesmaids as well as custom bridal dresses, party dresses, formal dresses, cocktail dresses, sexy dresses, stunning evening wear, fashionable high school formal dresses, and dresses for any occasion in Sydney, Australia.
We would love to service you at our Villoni Boutique in-person (we’re located in Annandale Sydney, at 137 Parramatta Road). If you can’t make it in-person soon and need a dress fast, you can always shop our online catalog. And if you have any questions about dress size, colour, style, fittings, consultations, or store policies, don’t hesitate to contact us!
Princess Beatrice Wears Beautiful Hand-Me-Down Wedding Dress and Dazzling Tiara from Queen Elizabeth
In a moment that touched the heartstrings of millions of Commonwealth folks across the world, Princess Beatrice wed Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi while wearing a hand-me-down wedding dress and tiara from none other than Queen Elizabeth herself!
Queen Elizabeth is Princess Beatrice’s grandmother, and sources say their close relationship since Princess Beatrice’s childhood may be what prompted Queen Elizabeth to loan such priceless family heirlooms to her granddaughter.
The wedding ceremony was private, kept to only about 20 close family members and friends (Queen Elizabeth included!) And while the wedding itself was private, the photographs of Princess Beatrice in the iconic bridal dress and tiara soon became internationally circulated.
A Formal Dress and a One-of-a-Kind Tiara, Why These Items are So Special
Besides being exquisite and stunning items that most women would love the chance to try on, there is a historical significance behind the Princess’s evening garb. The dress is a vintage ivory Peau de Soie taffeta dress made by world-renowned dress maker Norman Hartnell. Hartnell is the same designer who crafted Queen Elizabeth’s 1947 wedding gown when the Queen married Prince Phillip more than 70 years ago!
As for the tiara, not only was the Queen Mary Fringe Tiara worn by Queen Elizabeth on her wedding day, but the tiara was again worn by Princess Anne on her wedding day in 1973!
A Royal Wedding… Despite it All
Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi had initially planned their wedding for May 29th. But due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the couple had to reschedule. The ceremony itself observed social distancing rules in accordance with government guidelines, with each participant being especially careful considering the presence of the Queen. But despite it all, the couple was wed in glamor and royal decor, with the Peau de Soie taffeta dress and the Queen Mary Fringe Tiara being the clear eye-catchers of the momentous day.
You Too Can Look Like a Queen!
Just because we aren’t born into royalty doesn’t mean we can’t look the part! Villoni specialises in helping women feel fantastic in the dress of their dreams. Located in Annandale Sydney, at 137 Parramatta Road and operating since 1981, Villoni has helped thousands upon thousands of women find the right dress and women’s evening wear fashions in the right size, colour, and style.
Villoni specialises in:
Or maybe you're looking for a dress just for the sake of a special night out or a gift to yourself. No matter the occasion, Villoni Boutique in Sydney, Australia will help you find the dress for you. You will absolutely love the way you look in a Villoni dress!
Visit our boutique in-person, or shop our online catalog. And if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us!
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