August 2016

candice-gown-nude-lace-underlay-wfmlWedding gowns with nude underlays such as the Candice Gown from When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane are extremely popular in the 2015-2016 years. Nude lace is more than a trend, however, as it tends to make the bride feel free and isn’t as stifling as some dresses can be. However, even if you know exactly what nude lace wedding dress you are searching for, there are some mistakes that you just don’t want to make when you are shopping. Read on below for a few of them.

Don’t Be Late to Look at Your Nude Lace Wedding Gown

The saying the early bird gets the worm has never been more right than when it is talking about searching for the perfect bridal gown. At When Freddie met Lilly, we think it’s important not to schedule your appointment for late in the day. Early mornings are the best when you are wide-eyed, fresh, and don’t have the weight of a long day weighing you down. You want to be alert and eager to try on bridal gowns until you find the right one for you. One thing you never want to settle on is a wedding gown that you might regret ordering later.

caprice-gown-ice-blue-wedding-dresses-wfmlEvery little girl dreams of growing up and walking down the aisle to the man they love. And stunning ice blue wedding dresses are one of the latest trends. At When Freddie met Lilly, we want to help you make that dream come true. Your wedding should be perfect from the flowers you carry to the dress you wear. Read on below for some tips for what not to do when choosing your wedding dress.

Never Believe Everything You See on the Television

There are a ton of shows on the television that try to tell you how to choose the perfect ice blue wedding dresses for your dream wedding. However, it honestly, very seldom come with your crying, praising the angels, and hugging your best friend when you finally find that perfect dress. Instead, you are going to be relieved and excited probably, but not over the moon like they are on TV shows. For a look at what could be the perfect dress for you, visit When Freddie met Lilly today. If you are looking for something special you should try our beautiful Hepburn Gown. With its classic style and stunning colours, you will be happy that you did.

chanel_gown_wedding dress fabric guide wfmlEvery bride dreams of finding the perfect wedding dress for her body type. Though the way it looks and feels is certainly an important consideration, that starts with choosing the ultimate wedding dress fabric. At When Freddie met Lilly, we realize just how important your wedding dress is to you, so read on below for a few tips on how to choose the best wedding dress fabric to make your big day even more perfect.

The Weight of the Wedding Dress Fabric

The first thing you want to consider is the climate and time of year you are tying the knot. If it’s in a tropical paradise and the weather is going to be hot, then you don’t want a fabric that will weigh you down and make you faint before you ever get to the altar. When Freddie met Lilly has the perfect wedding dress for the tropical climates in the Cressida Gown. With its lace beading and the way, it drapes on the shoulders, it will be the perfect complement to the bride on your big day.

lavender bridesmaid dresses charlize with leaf strap wfmlYou have put months, if not years, into finding the perfect wedding dress to suit your needs when you walk down the aisle to marry the man of your dreams. Now, that you have found the perfect wedding gown, it’s time to look for the perfect lavender bridesmaid dresses to outfit your bridal party with. At When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane, we know that sometimes choosing the right bridesmaid dress for everyone in your party can be complicated and confusing. With that being said, read on below for a few of the top tips for choosing the perfect bridesmaid dresses to complement your friends.


The biggest thing when you are looking for bridesmaid dresses is to be sure that they will be able to tell the bride from the bridesmaids. Remember, while you want your bridesmaids to be gorgeous in their lavender bridesmaid dresses, this day is about you and the man you love. You certainly don’t want the wedding guests to have to search for the bride! Remember, the entire bridal party doesn’t have to be a perfect match. Instead, shop at our shop for Charlize with leaf strap for a lavender colour that is sure to please you and your bridal party.

callie_gown diy wedding wfmlHaving a DIY, do it yourself, a wedding can be the perfect way to save not only a little money. But it’s also the perfect way to ensure that your wedding is personal. It’s also a great way to get creative with your wedding and add your own unique style to the mix as well. At When Freddie met Lilly, we know that a DIY wedding can be gorgeous but stressful as well. With that being said, read on below for a few tips to help you pull off your wedding without a hitch.

Do Your Research

It’s important to have a clear picture of what you want out of your wedding before you stop planning for it. There are tons of resources, from magazines to TV shows that will help you to plan the perfect DIY wedding. When Freddie met Lilly can help with that by helping you to choose a gown like the Callie Gown to complement your wedding style.

WFML Brides Sarah and Dave WFML BrisbaneSarah Belford married her now Hubby on the most magical day of her life. “When people said to me ‘your wedding day will be the best day of your life’ I didn’t quite believe them, because I’ve had some pretty greats days before! But the twenty-sixth of March 2016 was absolutely the best day of my entire life.”  She shares her fairytale with us below…

So please tell us – with months (or even years!) of planning, did the Big Day run smoothly!?
Our wedding day could not have run any smoother! I didn’t quite know what to expect, but the day far exceeded any of my expectations. We had a relatively short engagement, but somehow every little detail fell into place… My dress was perfect, the venue was magical, the photography session was delightful, the flowers were stunning, and the schedule of our day was not rushed or pressured in any way.

blush bridesmaid gowns marie gown wfmlIf the magazines that you pour through when you are planning a wedding were any indication, then it would be thought that all bridesmaids and grooms were models. Luckily, that isn’t the truth and wedding parties are made up of normal people just like you and me. More than likely when choosing the blush bridesmaid gowns for your bridesmaids, you realized that everyone in your party is different and accounted for their different tastes, sizes, and complexions. At When Freddie met Lilly, we know that every bridesmaid is different and work to help you find just the right dress for each and every one of them. With that being said, read on below for a few mistakes you don’t want to make when choosing those very gowns.

Asking the Wrong Questions

If you are asking someone to be your bridesmaid, you probably already know them pretty well. However, it still doesn’t hurt to ask a few questions before you choose those perfect blush bridesmaid gowns for them to wear. Ask each of them if there is a style of gown that is completely off limits.

wedding dress neckline phonex wedding gown wfmlFinding the perfect wedding dress is something little girls dream of as soon as they are old enough to know that there is a Mr. Right on the horizon. What many brides-to-be don’t think about is what type of wedding dress neckline they should choose. The trick to finding the right neckline on your wedding dress is to know your body shape and what will flatter you the most. At When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane, we know how important it is for the bride to look her most elegant on your wedding day, so we have an array of dresses with flattering necklines to meet your needs. With that being said, read on below for a few tips on how to choose the right neckline for your wedding dress.

Off the Shoulder Wedding Dress Necklines

Just as the name says, this neckline sits off the shoulders and highlights the graceful curve of the neck and shoulders of the bride. If you have a full chest or are pear shaped, then this may be the dress for you.

game of thrones themed wedding pip gown wfmlThe television series “Game of Thrones” has taken the entire viewing world by storm. Everything from posters to fans have popped up everywhere. The latest trend is to have a Game of Thrones themed wedding, and more than one couple is on board with the idea. At When Freddy met Lilly, we know how much this show means to many couples who are about to tie the knot today and have the perfect gowns to complement the theme. With that being said, read on below for a few tips for throwing the perfect Game of Thrones wedding.

Choosing a Game of Thrones Themed Wedding Venue

Game of Thrones has some of the lushest and gorgeous scenery; you could ever imagine. If you are Irish, then you are beyond lucky, because some of the scenery for the show is from right there in your lush countryside.

chiffon bridesmaid dresses moonbeam maxi wfmlMost women who are bridesmaids at their friend’s wedding shudder at the thought of the bridesmaid dress they might be forced to wear. At When Freddie met Lilly in Brisbane we know how much you want your friends to enjoy your wedding and to love the dresses you pick for them to wear. With that being said, read on below for some of the top tips for finding the best chiffon bridesmaid dresses to suit your wedding and your bridesmaids as well.

Begin Your Search

Chiffon bridesmaid dresses are easy to find, but you want the perfect ones for your friends to wear. The best way to do that is by beginning your search online. From there move to magazines and even local stores to get a feel of what you are looking for. Once you have that feel, visit us at When Freddie met Lilly to get help making the right choice for you and your friends.