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My Grandmother's Wedding Dress

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Posted 6 years ago

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I'm fortunate enough to have my grandmother's wedding dress. She was married in October of 1909, she met her future husband on a train, traveling from her home in Minnesota to visit a cousin in Portland.

I'm sure she and her mother, and probably cousins and friends too, helped sew every tuck and seam. Isn't it wonderful?


  1. inky inky, 6 years ago
    very! very beautiful, so was your grandmother.....:-)
  2. stefdesign stefdesign, 6 years ago
    Thanks, inky!
  3. Manikin Manikin, 6 years ago
    Beautiful Stef ! and how good you got to be the caretaker of it as it still looks perfect . And wedding photo wow how pretty she was in it . Thanks for sharing this amazing dress love it
  4. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 6 years ago
    The bride a celestial vision! The dress gorgeous! The couple magnificent! Regards, miKKo
  5. stefdesign stefdesign, 6 years ago
    Thanks miKKo!
  6. chinablue chinablue, 6 years ago
    It certainly is, stef. What an precious keepsake! Your grandmother was beautiful, her husband handsome and they were blessed with a grand daughter that appreciates not only her wedding gown, but realizes what a labor of love it was to create that gown. There are many that would never have thought about that! Thanks for sharing the gown, photo and story. :-)

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