The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck

Genre : Fiction
Editor : Thomas Nelson
Release : 2012-04-02
ISBN-13 : 9781401686314
Hardcover : 352 Pages


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From New York Times bestselling author comes The Wedding Dress. "Hauck weaves an intricately beautiful story centering around a wedding dress passed down through the years. Taken at face value, the tale is superlative, but considering the spiritual message both on the surface and between the lines, this novel is incredible. Readers will laugh, cry and treasure this book." – RT Book Reviews, TOP PICK! for The Wedding Dress Four brides. One dress. A tale of faith, redemption, and timeless love. Charlotte owns a chic Birmingham bridal boutique. Dressing brides for their big day is her gift—and her passion. But with her own wedding day approaching, why can’t she find the perfect dress—or feel certain she should marry Tim? Then Charlotte purchases a vintage dress in a battered trunk at an estate sale. It looks brand-new, shimmering with pearls and satin, hand-stitched and timeless in its design. But where did it come from? Who wore it? Charlotte’s search for the gown’s history—and its new bride—begins as a distraction from her sputtering love life. But it takes on a life of its own as she comes to know the women who have worn the dress. Emily from 1912. Mary Grace from 1939. Hillary from 1968. Each with something unique to share. For woven within the threads of the beautiful hundred-year-old gown is the truth about Charlotte’s heritage, the power of courage and faith, and the beauty of finding true love.

The Wedding Dress by Becky Drinan

Genre : Crafts & Hobbies
Editor : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited
Release : 2014
ISBN-13 : 1861089104
Hardcover : 175 Pages


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Pattern sheets are in pocket affixed to page 3 of cover.

Marriage La Mode by Shelley Tobin

Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
Editor :
Release : 2003
ISBN-13 : UCSC:32106016143411
Hardcover : 127 Pages


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This book traces the development of wedding attire from the silver and white brocades of eighteenth-century formal, aristocratic weddings to the elegant crinoline revival of the late 1950s. Whenever possible, Shelley Tobin focuses on gowns and accessories where she can trace the provenance of the wearer, or the maker, to provide a social history of the past 300 years. The accoutrements of the brides reflected the luxury trades of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, but it was not until the 1850s that the white wedding became an established tradition. Even then, it was not available to everyone. Although formal, the wedding gown followed fashion and was often recycled as a suitable dress for the first presentation at court as a married woman. Wedding veils, if not passed down through the family, might also be used in another form, particularly as christening robes during the early twentieth century. The trend for producing costume dramas for stage and screen (e.g., Sense and Sensibility directed by Ang Lee, 1995) has seen the recreation of a number of period styles, and these in turn have influenced today's deigners.

The Wedding Dress by Nelson Rodrigues

Genre : Brazil
Editor :
Release : 1998
ISBN-13 : UTEXAS:059173017031058
Hardcover : 403 Pages


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The Wedding Dress by Danielle Steel

Genre : Fiction
Editor : Dell
Release : 2020-04-28
ISBN-13 : 9780399179600
Hardcover : 304 Pages


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In Danielle Steel’s epic new novel, the lives of four generations of women in one family span fortune and loss, motherhood, tragedy and victories. From the glamorous San Francisco social scene of the 1920s, through war and the social changes of the ’60s, to the rise of Silicon Valley today, this extraordinary novel takes us on a family odyssey that is both heartbreaking and inspiring, as each generation faces the challenges of their day. The Parisian design houses in 1928, the crash of 1929, the losses of war, the drug culture of the 1960s—history holds many surprises, and lives are changed forever. For richer or for poorer, in cramped apartments and grand mansions, the treasured wedding dress made in Paris in 1928 follows each generation into their new lives, and represents different hopes for each of them, as they marry very different men. From inherited fortunes at the outset to self-made men and women, the wedding dress remains a cherished constant for the women who wear it in each generation and forge a destiny of their own. It is a symbol of their remaining traditions and the bond of family they share in an ever-changing world.

Genre : Fiction
Editor : Maclellan Sisters Trilogy
Release : 2019-07-14
ISBN-13 : 0998664790
Hardcover : 284 Pages


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Gran left instructions for Grace to take the wedding dress back to Scotland. Has the magic, that helped her sisters find love, faded? Grace has watched her sisters walk down the aisle after trying on the enchanted, heirloom wedding dress. After taking the wedding dress and flying to the family farm in Scotland she runs into Logan, the handsome Scot with the unforgettable green eyes. After settling in Grace discovers there are more layers to the story of her Gran's plan to help her granddaughters find their happily ever after, even from beyond the grave. While wandering the Scottish highlands she bumps into Logan where she reminds herself nothing can come from a harmless flirtation. Or will the handsome Scot convince her to abandon her responsibilities and stay with him.

Vogue Weddings by Hamish Bowles

Genre : Photography
Editor : Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
Release : 2012
ISBN-13 : 9780307957061
Hardcover : 372 Pages


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Culled from the last five decades of Vogue, a sumptuous collection of 400 color and black-and-white photographs of weddings and wedding dresses includes images taken by such celebrated photographers as Irving Penn, Helmut Newton and Annie Liebovitz.

Genre :
Editor :
Release : 1876
ISBN-13 : OXFORD:600067345
Hardcover : Pages


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The Wedding Dress by Kimberly Cates

Genre : Fiction
Editor : Harlequin
Release : 2012-10-15
ISBN-13 : 9781460305805
Hardcover : 384 Pages


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Fame, fortune and true love…Emma McDaniel thought she had it all. But stardom came at great personal cost—a painful divorce from her childhood sweetheart and the shattering of all her dreams. Fleeing the press and her own despair, Emma heads to Scotland for the role of a lifetime. There, brooding historian Dr. Jared Butler will help her become the legendary Lady Aislinn…unless his surly attitude tempts Emma to slay him with the lady's sword first. Scarred by a disastrous marriage of his own, Jared has little use for women—and none at all for pampered starlets. But as the two lose themselves in the lore of the past, Jared is stunned to find in Emma a kindred spirit. Will he dare to leave the safety of his history books and risk his heart with a woman of flesh and blood?

The Wedding Dress by Edwina Ehrman

Genre : Design
Editor : Victoria & Albert Museum
Release : 2014-06-10
ISBN-13 : 1851777830
Hardcover : 208 Pages


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Featuring the works of such designers as Worth, Fortuny and Christian Lacroix, a photographic celebration of the wedding gown showcases garments from the Victoria & Albert Museum's renowned collection while drawing on archival letters, memoirs and newspaper accounts to trace the history of the white wedding dress.