1987 Wedding Dress to 2011 Wedding Dress! Did you mother throw out the idea of using her wedding dress? Don't just toss the idea out without giving it some thought. Justina used her mother's 1987 wedding dress and turned it into her own for her 2011 wedding. Find a local seamstress, give them your ideas, and let them work their magic. Something old, something new, and something borrowed all in one.