Wedding dresses are super expensive, so it seems like a waste to only wear yours once.
That’s why these clever brides have all repurposed their dresses in all sorts of different ways – colour us impressed!
Which one’s your favourite?
Christina turned her dress into a skirt and paired it with a denim shirt for her adorable wedding anniversary photos.
Artemis lopped off the bottom of her dress and turned it into an everyday daytime piece.
Christina hired a seamstress to cut her dress and separate the lining from the lace, then dyed the lace and lining separately – and put them back together to create this little number.
Starla’s trash-the-dress shoot saw her white gown splattered with colourful paint, and she then cut out the front for this edgy look.
Sherry’s white dress is now a stunning shiny number, and she dyed it all by herself at home.
A mother’s dress is modernised for her daughter’s wedding – wonder what it’ll be like when it’s passed down another generation?
Ellen’s long gown gets a cocktail makeover.
With just a pair of scissors and some dye, Jillian gave her vintage wedding dress a whole new life.
You’d hardly even be able to tell that these are the same dress, that’s how good a job Erin’s done on her dress makeover!
The addition of hot pink to Karyn’s dress takes the look from formal wedding to flirty cocktail party.
Tash hasn’t wasted a bit of her dress, fashioning a new dress, belt and clutch out of the baby blue material – with some help from her mum, of course!
Images from Cosmopolitan