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I Spent $15 On My Wedding Dress and Have Zero Regrets

Per The Knot, the average cost of a wedding dress currently hovers around $1,600. But that doesn’t mean everyone shopping for one drops what can […]

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It Took the Internet Less Than 24 Hours to Find a Nurse’s Long-Lost Wedding Dress

I have to be honest with you: When I wrote the story on Monday about Christine Besso and her frantic search for her lost 29-year-old […]

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This Philly-Area Nurse Is On a Frantic Search to Find Her Missing Wedding Dress

If you got married back in the Philadelphia area around May 1990 and took your wedding dress to a dry cleaner for preservation, well, it […]

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These Are The Most Popular Wedding Dresses at Philly Bridal Salons This Year

Everything about weddings is special: they’re beautiful celebrations of finding love and starting a life together. But, the truth is, nothing causes us to catch […]

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Why Are Philly Brides So Obsessed With This Risk-Taking Wedding Dress?

Philly is a big city, so it can’t really be defined by one wedding style. Just like any other major metropolitan area, we host classic […]

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I Thought I’d Prefer Wedding Dress Shopping Alone. Here’s Why I Was Wrong.

Hi guys! Sarah here, editor of Philadelphia Wedding and a Philadelphia bride-to-be myself. I’ll be getting married in Old City in August this year, which […]

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Rent the Runway’s New Service Will Make Wedding Season SO Much Easier for Brides

As a bride, we’re lead to believe that finding the perfect wedding dress is the biggest dress-centric struggle. The thing is, no one really talks about allll […]

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19 Philly-Area Bridal Salons Where You Can Find Your Dream Wedding Dress

You’ve got the fiancé(e). You’ve got the ring. Next up: the dress. From Center City to the Main Line and South Jersey, the Philadelphia area is […]

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Score! T.J. Maxx Just Launched an Awesome Wedding Shop

Who doesn’t love the thrill of finding a great bargain at T.J. Maxx? Now, who else hasn’t wished that thrill could be applied to weddings, […]

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A Cherry Hill Bride is Suing American Airlines for Ruining Her Wedding Dress

Planning a destination wedding can be an immense source of anxiety. Picking out vendors from afar, not being able to do walk-throughs before your day, […]

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Miss J. Crew Bridal? Try the Floravere Pop-Up Shop in Rittenhouse Instead

If you’ve been perusing online for wedding dresses, there’s a good chance you’ve also been seeing Floravere ads in your Facebook feed. The social-media-savvy upstart […]

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Drink Mimosas and Shop BHLDN’s Newest Collection With Us This Sunday

Who doesn’t love cocktails and a little light brunch while browsing through racks of gorgeous wedding gowns and chic bridesmaid styles? We’re counting down the […]

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UPDATED: How Philly-Area Bridal Salons Are Helping Alfred Angelo Brides

The out-of-nowhere closure of Alfred Angelo stores has left brides and bridesmaids across the nation stranded without dresses, Philadelphia-area girls included. Thankfully, our local bridal […]

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Update: National Bridal Day Sale Extended in Wake of Alfred Angelo Closure

It’s confirmed! The National Bridal Day Sale, which was originally a one-day super sale at bridal boutiques nationwide, has officially been extended for two weeks. […]

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Confirmed: Cherry Hill’s Alfred Angelo is as Closed as the Rest of Them

In what is sure to be a devastating turn of events for some area brides, wedding dress chain Alfred Angelo abruptly closed its doors across […]