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Inspired By: Polka Dots

24 May

Invitation, Frame, Cupcake Cases, Table Setting, Feather Place Setting, Glasses, Straws, Bridesmaids, Dress

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The Dessy Group’s

11 May

A new site was announced this week that helps bridesmaids reuse & recycle your bridesmaid dress (see Monday’s post¬†about Bridesmaid Trade).¬†The Dessy Group¬†launched of¬†¬†a place to send your used/old bridesmaid dress for a little black dress. ¬†Brilliant, right? ¬†Not only do you know that you won’t wear that dress that the bride swears you can “definitely wear again”, but now you can use it towards a piece of clothing that every girl needs: the LBD.

Checking out the website, the process seems fairly easy. You send in your old dress and then get a special Newlymaid price to purchase a discounted little black dress.

So far there are 6 LBD choices on the site, but I am eager to see what new styles are added.

What do you think of this new site? Are you open to selling your bridesmaid dress on a site like or swapping it for something more wearable like on

Wild or Mild: Nail polishes & J.Crew dresses

27 Apr

Depending on if your bride will let you go wild or mild, here are nail polish options for some of the season’s popular dress colors from J.Crew.¬†If your nails can’t go wild, why not the toes?

Dress: J.Crew ‘Blakley’¬†| Wild: Essie Dive Bar¬†| Mild: Zoya Ginessa

Dress: J.Crew ‘Mika’¬†| Wild: Orla Bubbly Bombshell¬†| Mild: adore-a-ball

Dress: J.Crew ‘Alannah‘ | Wild: Deborah Lippmann Boom Boom Pow¬†| Mild: Nicole by OPI Do Good, Feel Good

Dress: J.Crew ‘Leighton’ | Wild: Zoya Casey | Mild: Essie Waltz

Dress: J.Crew ‘Taryn‘ | Wild: OPI Big Apple Red | Mild: Sally Hansen French Manicure Kit Sheerly Petal