Archive for the ‘Latest Designs’ Category

Jun 26

Buying a wedding gown for under $1,000

Every woman dreams of the perfect wedding.

Part of that dream is wearing a beautiful gown and looking our absolute best.

A designer wedding gown doesn’t need to cost thousands of dollars. In fact, you can find beautiful, unique and innovative designer wedding gowns for less than $1,000. There are a variety of styles and designs to suit every body shape.

It’s true! This isn’t a myth and we’ll show you how.

Each of these wedding gowns is available to purchase in our online boutique or visit our store on Latrobe Terrace, Paddington Brisbane. We offer dress alterations and also custom designs, so please speak to our team for more information.

1.     Glamourous in Strapless.

The beautiful Juliette dress is a collaboration between Brisbane based Designer Stokes Thompson and Melbourne Designer Hanni. This gorgeous silk georgette strapless dress has a hand beaded feature on the waistline and a thigh split allowing great movement.


2.     Exquisite in Lace.

The beautiful Rose Garden White Lace Floor Length Dress has been designed Australia. It features a beautiful lace overlay, a detailed neckline and pleating on the back of the skirt to give amazing movement.


3.     Romantically Modern.

The beautiful Kiara dress is a collaboration between Stokes Thompson and Melbourne designer Hanni. This gorgeous silk georgette dress features a lace cut-out on the back, as well as small pleating around the waist, giving the dress amazing fall and movement.


4.     Sophisticatedly Short.

A knee length wedding dress can look just as sophisticated as a floor length gown, when designed perfectly. Just as our Alicia White Lace Dress is. It features beautiful lace sleeves and a deep v-neckline.


5.     Elegant in Ivory.

The Beautiful Aurora Antique Ivory Floor Length Dress has been designed and made in Australia. It features Antique Ivory Silk, sequinned detail on the bodice and a silk georgette drape/bow at front.


There you have it, five amazing wedding gowns for under $1,000. To view more wedding gowns and our amazing bridesmaid dress designs, please visit or store or our online boutique.

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Mar 06

Peche Argent French lace dress for the feminine look

Powder pink lace dress exclusive from Stokes Thompson

Our ‘Peche Argent’ dress in powder pink French lace and silk chiffon is one of our latest exclusive designs.

This dress is ideal for weddings and special occasions. Whether you are looking for a bridal dress, dresses for your bridesmaids or just want something to look stunning on that special occasion, this dress looks sensational and is easy to wear.

The powder pink silk chiffon feature at the neckline and back perfectly compliments the sensuality of the French lace.

Read more about this dress and order today.

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