Americans, we hope you’re by a pool somewhere, watching fireworks, having a nice cool drink, and hanging out with loved ones. Non-Americans, we’re sorry, but the APW staff really needs a break, by the pool, with a nap. So from our lounge chair to yours, cheers! We’ll see you back here tomorrow.
Many of us on the APW staff like to talk about how when back when we got married, you had to walk uphill both ways in the snow just to buy a (terrible, overpriced, strapless) wedding dress. And while it’s easy to joke, we all know that the traditional wedding dress salon experience was, is, and generally remains fifteen kinds of terrible. I’d list all the ways, but why bother, because we’ve all watched Say Yes to the Dress, and wept over the average $5,000 budget, the required year-in-advance purchase, the absolute mystery around what anything costs before you walk in, and the lack of sample sizes for women over a size six.…Keep Reading
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