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The Green Wedding Choice

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The Green Wedding Choice

Under all of the lace, satin, and ruffles of our business is an underlying passion for sustainability.  Wedding dresses are often worn for a single occasion and then placed in a box for storage for decades. And most modern brides want the chance to express their individual style by selecting their own wedding dress.  Every day we hear from M-o-B’s who have kept their dress for 30 years in a closet without even opening the box. This is disheartening when you think about the amount of labor and energy-intensive work required to create a wedding dress!  Unbox the Dress offers brides...

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Green is the new White: Sustainability for Weddings

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Green is the new White: Sustainability for Weddings

Sustainability has been a growing movement for not just the fashion industry but has spread to weddings. The Wedding Academy Global’s International Wedding Trend Report 2019 declares sustainability as one of the top trends for this year. The trend called "Creative Conscious" means being creative in planning your wedding within the confines of remaining environmentally responsible. Mother Earth News So much attention goes towards the planning and creating of an eco-friendly wedding. Regardless of how sustainable, however, all the planning - event decor, wedding party outfits, and food are all for one day. Fortunately, flowers, dresses, suits, and meals are general enough...

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How to Throw a Bridal Shower She'll Always Remember

How to Throw a Bridal Shower She'll Always Remember

The bridal shower is often the first big kick-off for the exciting wedding events to come! Whether you’re a mother or mother-in-law, the shower is the chance for you to connect to and spoil your special bride-to-be!   Here’s our how-to guide to make sure you’re getting THAT unforgettable gift, capturing the season’s freshest themes, and including the special women that will stand next to the bride on her big day! How to Nail the Theme Grab a piece of paper and pencil, take a seat, and brainstorm all the things that the bride loves. No need to recreate everything...

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The Mother's Day Gift She'll Never Forget

The Mother's Day Gift She'll Never Forget

If your News Feed is anything like mine, lately it’s been flooded with Mother’s Day Gift ideas - from flowers and perfumes, to purses and monogrammed necklaces. But even the most thoughtful or perfectly curated gift can often feel insufficient when it comes to expressing the love we feel toward our Moms. Nothing In the World Like A Mom She knows you better than anyone. She’s loved you from the very start. Chances are, she’s seen you at your very best and very worst. And if you’re especially lucky, she’s been able to pass on that same steadfast love to...

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Inside Weddings Features Unbox the Dress in Spring 2019 Edition

Inside Weddings Features Unbox the Dress in Spring 2019 Edition

Inside Weddings has featured Unbox the Dress® in the “Discoveries” section of the Spring 2019 edition. One of the most popular and widely read wedding magazines in the country, Inside Weddings hit the shelves March 5th, showcasing what’s new and trending in the bridal industry, providing inspiration for brides planning their big day.The Discoveries section is “the insider’s guide to the latest wedding-related products and services,” curated carefully to provide readers with the most trend-forward and inspiring ideas for their wedding planning. This latest feature in a national publication is a testament to the company's growth since its conception in 2016Founder...

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