Appliqué Appeal: New Products and Best Sellers
Appliqué is a really lovely way of adding to the aesthetic of your wedding dress, or to any garment, and here at Bridal Fabrics we have an unparalleled collection of motifs to choose from including lace motifs and crystal embellishments.
The joy of appliqué is allowing you to personalise a garment, making it unique to you and offers the opportunity to add flowers, leaves, sequins, beads and embroidery from dancewear to denim!
Check out a few options...
Add Letters... Whether it's the name of a loved one, a heart or the initials of the bride and groom what better way to personalise a wedding than with these wonderful NEW alphabet beaded motifs. Available individually so you can spell out the names, words or phrases you choose.
Add Flowers... Such an array of pretty flowers from small embroidered, organza petals or a beaded vision.
Liatris is one of our best selling little embroidered flowers in ivory and only measures 4.5 cm (1.8") tall by 4.5 cm (1.8") wide. Supplied in packets of 10 it is part of a range of complementary appliqué flowers and leaves that can be combined to create a bespoke montage on a veil or wedding dress. You can choose to sew these flat onto the fabric or sew them from the centre so that they sit proud of the fabrics adding three dimensionality.
A personal favourite is crystalised flower appliqué Deirdre, a small elegant crystalised flower appliqué that measures approximately 4 - 5 cm (1.5-2") in both directions. The base of this very pretty fabric flower is an organza, that has been beautifully embellished with beads and diamantes.
Add drama by scaling up to an elegant fabric flower applique called Alaska 12cms (5") in diameter and a smaller one measuring 7cms (3"). The petals are made out of a lightweight, matt chiffon fabric. In the centre of each flower is a large diamante surrounded by pearls and diamantes - exquisite!
Add Lace motifs... Used anywhere on the dress these more traditional lace motifs can be hand or machine sewn on to tulle or fabric on any part of the garment to make it bespoke. These are are top picks...
Cornelia appliques are light and delicate yet embellished with colourless, sparkly sequins and a subtle silver thread. Perfect to add to a wedding veil or dress bodice these are a firm favourite.
Add more drama with ivory embroidered and corded appliques Nymph. A heavier embroidery and a swirling baroque design these motifs also have a sprinkling of sequins for just a hint of sparkle.
Add Beads and Diamantes... Now for the big guns, the totally wow, show stopping, eyes wide open individal crystal motifs.
Portal is a wow piece of crystal embroidery and a great embellishment for an alternative wedding gown or evening wear as it has a range of sequins, beads and wire which give it a silvery cast. With two flowers framed in beaded and filigree thread leaves what's not to love! This motif measures 11 cm (4.3") x 7 cm (2.8").
Rose has a huge central diamanté framed with many more and can be used horizontally or vertically. Rose measures 14.5 cm (5.7") x 5 cm (2"). Our designer has created a striking central area revolves around the largest diamanté measuring 0.8 cm (0.3"). Surrounding this are opal shaped diamantes and a variety of different sizes and shapes of beads.
Enjoy browsing our selection of appliques here all in stock and ready to ship worldwide with no minimums.