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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.

destination wedding when freddie met lilly crystal gownNow that you have finally decided to tie the knot, you have to decide where exactly you want to have your perfect wedding. While it is possible to have the wedding in the cosy little church down the street from where you grew up, it’s even more exciting to have a destination wedding instead. At When Freddie met Lilly, we know how important your wedding is to you and the man you love; that is why we work hard to provide you with all of the wedding attire, bridesmaid dresses, and accessories you could ever need. With that being said, read on below for a few tips to help you plan the wedding of your dreams in the right destination to make it happen.

Decide where to have your Destination Wedding

The location that you decide to have your wedding in determines the type of wedding you are going to have. From a rustic to a beach wedding and from an elegant to a casual, you want to choose a destination that embodies the type of people you are and the type of wedding you have always dreamed of. The type of wedding gown you choose will be determined by the destination as well. For example, our Chanel Gown with its pleated bodice, flowing skirt, and fairy-tale feel, would be perfect for a sophisticated wedding in the Alps.

wedding dress sleeve style when freddie met lilly charlette bodiceYour wedding day seems to be just around the corner and you are searching for that wedding dress that you have always dreamed of being married in. At When Freddie met Lilly, we realize just how important that perfect wedding dress is to the bride and how important the wedding dress sleeve style is as well. There are many more options out there for sleeves on wedding dresses than ever before, so it can get just a bit confusing. With that being said, read on below for tips on how to choose the right wedding dress sleeves for your dream dress.

Wedding Dress Sleeve Style: The Type

There are basically 13 styles that you can choose from when you are choosing the perfect style sleeve for your wedding dress. They are listed below for your perusal.