Renegade Bride Blog — houston bridal gowns

Tailor vs Designer: Defining "Custom Gown" by context

Tailor vs Designer:  Defining "Custom Gown" by context

First:  Your Design Itself Tailors are not designers.  They are not interested in a full consultation to delicately discuss your body type, amazing venue, your motif, relationship saga, or educate you on fiber vs weave, when to splurge vs save on which fabrics, how to infuse personal details, or review trends from runway.  They need you to tell them what you want.  On the other hand, I want to hear every bit of what I just listed, and then I'm going to make suggestions based upon my design aesthetic and find the place where our styles overlap and squeals erupt....


Being the Bridal Store Black Sheep in the Houston Art World

Being the Bridal Store Black Sheep in the Houston Art World

When I first considered Silver Street Studios as the home for the showroom, I thought I'd be a complete black sheep.  After all, I wasn't a painter or photographer.  No matter, as I'd already embraced the sense of being the outlier in the wedding industry, too.  I'd thought of myself more as a product manufacturer, but once I surrounded myself with this community of artists, I better realized my identity as an artist as well.  The atmosphere challenges one to innovate.  Demands it.  So as it turns out, I absolutely belong here...and adore it. I wanted to share the images from the Renegade...

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