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Custom Made Wedding Dresses & Evening Gowns...

Genuine couture dresses made with the world’s finest fabrics—created from scratch, to fit you perfectly—without the designer fee.

If you are wanting to base the style of your dress on a designer gown you love but can’t afford, d’Italia has the designer laces, silks and exceptional couturiers to make your vision a reality, all at an affordable cost.

Bridal couture/custom made wedding dresses are a specialty of d’Italia. Whether you are looking for a vintage wedding dress, lace wedding dress or any style at all – you are assured the exact bridal style you want, with custom-built corsetry to fit you perfectly, at a fraction of the cost of bridal-boutique gowns.

Call d’Italia now to arrange a one-on-one private consultation to discuss your requirements and get a costing for your dress. Consultations are obligation-free and at no cost.

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Lea & Paul’s Lush Green Melbourne Wedding

Lea & PaulToday’s newlyweds met on Tinder! Paul’s profile photo with his cute little puppy sealed the deal and Lea’s green eyes and warming smile convinced Paul to swipe right. Lea was also the first to contact him, which she says is all in style of German efficiency. Fast forward to their wedding day, and […]

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Theresa & Grant’s Modern & Minimal Winery Wedding

Theresa & GrantSometimes, you’ve got to strip a day completely back, and honour what truly matters to you. For Theresa and Grant, they opted for a day, that reflected their own love of natural, minimal style. “We wanted our wedding to look and feel very natural with minimal styling” shares the bride. “We wanted it […]

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Why You Should Be Open Minded Throughout The Custom Gown Process

Image: Shevan J Photography / Designer: d’ItaliaDear bride-to-be,Whether you’re on the hunt for a ready-made gown or you’re considering the custom-made process, it’s always important to go in with an open mind. Have you ever had one idea in your mind that you just couldn’t let go and when you struggled to find that exact […]

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What Is A Cocktail Style Wedding Dress?

Photographer: Ashley Marie Myers / Designer: d’Italia From short hemlines to funky patterns and bold colours, the cocktail attire is arguably one of the most commonly chosen dress codes for weddings. But what exactly does “cocktail wear” mean? Generally, a cocktail dress is the perfect balance of formal and casual (aka semi-formal). It can be anything […]

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How to Design a Custom Couture Gown in a Short Time Frame

Image: Chloe May / Designer: d’ItaliaCreating a custom bespoke gown is a time consuming process, with most bridal designers working at least one year in advance. But with some couples opting for a shorter engagement, getting a custom-made gown may seem far from reach. A custom piece requires a significant amount of time for multiple […]

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Embellished Sleeve Bridal Gown Trends To Die For

Image: Jonathan Ong / Waterfall Frill Sleeve: d’ItaliaDreaming of the perfect finishing touch to complete your very own custom gown? Whether you’re getting married during the frosty months of winter or during the warm sunshine of summer, a sleeve can add the perfect statement feature to any bridal gown.While sleeves are generally used to provide […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Virtual Bridal Gown Appointments

With weddings postponed or put on hold for now, it’s an important time to talk about virtual wedding gown appointment services. With the changes in restrictions and a whole heap of uncertainty, it can often be challenging to know what to do, who to turn to for advice and where to start. Thanks to modern […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Wearing a Sequin or Beaded Gown

Image: Ashley K WeddingsFrom the intricate design, to the opulent pearls and shimmery sparkle, it’s hard not to fall completely head over heels with a stunning beaded gown. Whether you opt for glitzy sequins, iridescent pearls, or sparkly diamante-like beading, you can’t go wrong with a touch of glamour. But such lavish taste doesn’t come […]

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Sophie & Jake’s Modern Black Tie Sorrento Wedding With Orange Details

Sophie & JakeIt was at the tender age of 11 and 12 that today’s gorgeous newlyweds – Sophie and Jake first met. “We met at running training!” remembers Sophie. “We had the same coach and trained together for about eight years before becoming closer!”And a holiday to Hong Kong was just the setting Jake needed […]

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Bec & Andy’s Relaxed & Modern Country Butter Factory Wedding

Bec & Andy“We wanted the best of both worlds, so a traditional church ceremony then a relaxed/ romantic country boho style reception.” When it comes to getting married in the country, today’s wedding has to tick all the boxes. Two incredible gowns (designed by the bride with the help of D’italia) and an incredible location […]

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