Wedding Wisdom

Trash the Dress or Nah?

Trash the dress? Our resident wedding planner Tami Smallwood-Brown shares tips on handling your gown after the big day.
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Welcome to Wedding Wisdom! Every week, wedding planner Tami Smallwood-Brown, CEO of blush|WEDDING & EVENT PLANNING FIRM, gives tips to help you plan your dream nuptials from engagement to “I do.”  This week, Tami weighs in on the new Trash the Dress trend.

Photo courtesy of Cellar Door Photography.

Photo courtesy of Cellar Door Photography.

“Trash the dress” photo shoots are gaining momentum as a popular trend in wedding photography. More brides are scheduling the photo ops, which involves posing for pictures while destroying their dresses. The idea is supposed to be symbolic for the lasting commitment of the marriage and makes the statement that the bride won’t need this dress again. This is a trend I’m not so sure that I’m feeling.

Keep reading to learn what else you can do with your dress after your Big Day.

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