Yes there are colorful, eco-friendly, custom wedding dresses that won't kill your budget #Sponsors: Fashion#custom dress#eco-friendly#multi-colored dress#seattle vendor#wai-ching December 6 2016 | Megan Finley Horowitz meggyfin This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Bride because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. The Samsara dress This might seem like a tall wedding dress order: Hi, I want my dress to be eco-friendly, support an indie designer, completely custom-made, affordable, and also incredibly unique. But with our long-time sponsor (and long-time favorite of Offbeat Brides) Wai-Ching, can fulfill that order. Related Post Cristina & Tom's pop-up roving urban wedding A Wai-Ching masterpiece, a dapper groom, a majestic arch in New York City, and two ceremonies -- this urban wedding in Brooklyn takes our breath... Read more Chrissy Wai-Ching Leung specializes in custom dresses, bridesmaid dresses, and colorful bridal gowns that are handmade in Seattle. Which means she offers custom fits and designs, as well as custom colors and embroidery! Like her amazing Zolotova dress that she can-and-has made in almost every color combo! In fact, she can do all that and make a dress so beautiful her clients aren't just happy, they're super-fans, who think "it's hard to imagine why everyone doesn't go to Wai-Ching." Check out what more real Wai-Ching brides have to say… The Dahlia dress in light blue. "Chrissy is a wonder. After spending weeks trying on wedding dresses, I'd given up on finding anything I'd liked. Then I discovered Wai-Ching. Her studio is a wonderland of beautiful clothing. She had me try on anything I found interesting, and then designed a wedding dress based on my favorite pieces of those dresses. The result was the most beautiful dress I'd ever seen. Perfectly tailored, dyed my favorite color, and completely unique. And it cost less than some of the non-custom dresses I'd seen, it's hard to imagine why everyone doesn't go to Wai-Ching. Chrissy is kind, professional, and extremely talented. " Kelly- Seattle The Verbena dress "As a plus sized gal, I had a horrendous experience a few years back getting a bridesmaid dress made at a traditional wedding shop, and have had PTSD about those places since. I tried one traditional wedding store, and had given up on the whole thing. It was miserable. Then I found Wai Ching… and thought it sounded more like something I could handle. I was not disappointed. The dress fit great, I was so happy with it, and Chrissy went over and beyond to help out with fittings and making me feel comfortable. She knew what would look good, and added beautiful custom embroidery. I cannot thank everyone there enough." -Anyta, NYC The Origami dress "Chrissy is the most amazing person to work with…. Her pricing is transparent which is amazing as a bride. I gave her my measurements and a deposit and my dress was in the works. I received it a few months later and it was perfection. My dream dress. Even if you can't make it out to Seattle, order with her if you love one of her dresses. She is so great to work with and my dress needed ZERO alterations. None. …I have the best wedding photos you could imagine, and I know much of it is because of this incredible dress." -Julie, Chicago Chrissy Wai-Ching works by appointment only, so you get your own colorful, eco-friendly, custom wedding dresses, you need to contact her ASAP. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Megan Finley Horowitz When Megan's not writing, traveling, and sleeping, she's eating like the fate of the world depends on it. (You're welcome, world!) You can snoop into her personal life over on her website The Dash and Dine! @meggyfin @thedashanddine @meggyfin PREVIOUS Wait, is this a unicorn tears lipstick?! NEXT Marriage legal changes you NEED to know about (in plain English, we promise!) Show/Hide comments [ 2 ] These dresses are absolutely stunning, and the prices seem really on the mark. I really appreciate how she shows photos of her dresses "in the wild" so you can see all the custom details. Reply She's amazing! She made my sister-in-law's wedding dress, and bridesmaid dresses for the three bridesmaids, who are also picky, plus-size, and very different body shapes. They came out amazing- gorgeous raw silk, hand-dyed green and blue, she did the necklines and back detail customized for each of us, and even included some light boning for a sleek look in the bodice. AND the dress only cost $500- which is cheaper than anything we looked at at David's Bridal and other box stores. Plus, she and her assistants were cheerful, knowledgeable, delivered on-time, allowed multiple fittings, and didn't bat an eye when I went around petting all of the amazing dresses in her studio. I'll be hiring her to make my own wedding gown next year. Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.