Make an old dress new again with a little added color #Fashion Advice#BIPOC#custom dress#mom's dress#multi-colored dress#steal-this-idea Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Jan 24 2013) Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by Yun Yang Kim's mom gave her this flowy white dress to wear at her wedding, but the icing on the cake was definitely Kim's addition of a new fabulous waistband and straps. She purchased the findings and had them added by Madame Paulette in New York City. If you've got a dress you'd love to reuse, consider adding some color or bling to really make it something new. Check out the rest of Kim and Greg's garden party Manhattan wedding. Catherine Clark Catherine Clark loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur babies, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. PREVIOUS Jess & Martyn's inclusive budget-friendly wedding NEXT DIY shoe clips made with ric-rac, felt, and a glue gun Show/Hide comments [ 8 ] What a great idea! Reply Wow! I would have guessed she purchased the dress as-is! It's stunning. Reply I love that all I saw in the teaser photo is BOOBIES Oh, and the dress looks nice too 😉 Reply We know what we like! Reply Great pic – certainly one to catch the eye! It's the coloured waistband… Reply BRILLIANT idea, and it looks spectacular! Reply That girl is RADIANT!!! Reply that is one lucky man! Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.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.