Mother to Daughter

Dress Up

Ruth wanted to wear her mother’s wedding gown but remembered it most as the favorite piece in her childhood dress up box. Years of play left the gown wilted and yellowed, but the emotional value never dwindled. With a bit of care and some creative cutting, Ruth once again put on her mother’s gown, this time as a bride.

For more about Ruth’s story, visit Ruth’s Heirloom Update under Bride Stories.

Photography by Beth Fitzgerald of Blush Imagery