The corset didn't just have a huge influence in lingerie now a days but also in wedding dresses as you can see above. The lace up corset was build into wedding dresses to give the bride a better tight fit. I think it was a great idea!
I would have bailed! Bojo Note: I wore such ugly bridesmaid's dresses in that era. I loved when the bride would cheerily chirp, "And after the ceremony, you can cut the dress short and wear it all the time.
Our little stone church by the ocean also has a red door, perfect for an elegant photo like this. The fact that we are marrying in the church makes the wedding a little more formal and traditional, and I want the invitation to reflect that.