Pixie Lott’s Swarovski-studded wedding dress took 650 HOURS – a surprising story
Pixie Lott wore a shimmering Schiaparelli wedding dress when she married model Oliver Cheshire on June 6 – check out the surprising design process behind the beaded gown.
A look at Leprechaun Lottis embellished wedding dress and it’s clear that a lot of work has gone into the design and creation.
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The All About Tonight hitmaker married his partner, model Oliver Cheshire, on June 6 at Ely Cathedral, after getting betrothed at St. Paul’s Cathedral in 2016. The bride looked stunning in a dress designed by Schiaparelli’s creative director, Daniel Roseberry. Pixie’s dreamy ivory silk crepe and double satin dress featured a bodice adorned with 20,000 nude seed beads and a 4.5 meter train studded with Swarovski seed beads. We are therefore not surprised that it took 650 hours of work to create, according to vogue.
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During a chat with the publication, the singer opened up about the surprising process of designing the dress, which focused on her interests rather than her favorite silhouette.
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Pixie explained that she started working with Daniel via Zoom during the lockdown, adding, “Daniel would ask me about my favorite movie, my perfume, my flowers, my fruits… then he made sketches based on our conversation. that were shipped to me in this beautiful box. It was amazing to see them in the flesh.”
The singer wore a dress designed by Daniel Roseberry of Schiaparelli
After settling on her favorite sketch, the bride said she kept her choice of dress “a complete secret” from everyone but her mother, who accompanied Pixie to Paris for an emotional fitting following the pandemic. She said: “The first time I put it on, I cried, and so did my mother!”
After her big day, Pixie shared some personal snaps on her Instagram Stories, including a glimpse of the secret message she had embroidered inside her dress.
Pixie shared a look at the secret message embroidered inside her wedding dress
Next to the signature of the designer, Schiaparelli, Pixie had the date “6.6.2022” as well as a black four-leaf clover hidden in the material. According to tradition, the four-leaf clover is believed to represent faith, hope, love and luck.
Pixie also shared a look at her second wedding dress, which she wore after the ceremony.
For the bouquet toss, Pixie swapped her show-stopping gown for a skin-tight white dress with button fronts and spaghetti straps. She also pulled her curly blonde hair out of its sleekness and added a gorgeous headband to complete her look.
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