Alencon Lace Wedding Gowns
Alençon lace is a needle lace, originated in Alençon, France. During the 16th century, Alençon lace, become a symbol of the province. UNESCO recognized the exceptional quality of Alençon lace. Why these types of lace become so famous? Because of the high level of craftsmanship required and the very long time that it takes to produce.
If you want your wedding dress to be made from Alençon lace, beware of the cheap imitations, there are many suppliers offering what they claim to be ‘’ Alençon lace’’. It often comes from China and is a cheap imitation, machine made. Authentic Alençon lace is a luxury, it cost several hundred dollars per square inch. It takes 25 hours of work to produce a finished piece of Alençon lace the size of a French postage stamp.
Alençon lace is known as the lace for Queens, if you want your wedding dress to be made from Alençon lace applied over a silk organza or to have some embroidery from this amazing lace, you will be the vision of elegance, and style, you will feel like a Queen. Whether you want a medieval inspired dress, with Alençon lace on it, or ultra-glamorous, vintage details, with floral embellishments, you can choose from different styles, with sleeves, with no sleeves, with straps, with no straps, with accessories, with no accessories, with v neckline, with sweetheart neckline.
There are many designers that have beautiful wedding dresses from Alençon lace. Whether you choose just some accessories from Alençon lace, such as the veil, the gloves, or applied over a silk organza, you will find a lot of options to choose from. Jacqueline has beautiful Alençon lace wedding dresses. One dress that I love is this all lace-covered dress with light beading including Austrian diamond crystals. The A line is fitted over the hips. You can show off your figure. It has a high bateau-necklineand with this beautiful waist-slimming sash; you will have all the elegance that you wanted.
The straps have a V-shaped neckline at the back followed by beautiful fabric covered buttons. It has a matching two-tier oval-cut veil with the same Alençon lace trim on it. Jim Hjelm has a beautiful blush silk Satin trumpet bridal gown, with Alençon lace over a sweetheart draped neckline, empire accented with satin ribbons, side lace detail, and open back and chapel train. No other fabric will give you the same elegance and grace as Alençon lace. You deserve to feel like a princess on your wedding day, wearing the dress of your dreams.11