|Posted on June 23, 2019 at 12:00 AM||comments (0)|
A peak Behind the Veil! The not so awesome parts of of the bridal business.....
There's a new site offering knock off bridals....and here are some brides who've used their local boutiques (even one here in MD!) to find "the gown" and then ultimately go to this online site to buy the knock off cheaper.
We all understand budgets...we all like a bargain, but this....this is why some bridal shops have decided to charge for appointments, not just take a CC for no call no shows, but to ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 30, 2018 at 2:35 PM||comments (5)|
To those who read the blog - we just wanted to post a note letting people know that we are moving locations, some time around October 1st (ish.) We will still be in Edgewater, within walking distance of our current location. Our new address will be 135 Mitchells Chance Rd. Edgewater, MD. Its in the same Main Street shopping center as Cakes by Rachel, The All American Steakhouse and Fuji Resturant. We will be expanding from a 960 square foot cottage with one dressing ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 4, 2018 at 11:25 AM||comments (0)|
Thanks so much to Abigail from Abidoodle Productions for picking us for her first wedding wednesday blog of 2018. If your'e interested in reading, please visit the link below.
|Posted on June 13, 2016 at 1:10 PM||comments (8)|
What's important to know when buying a bridal gown "off the rack."
When it comes to my boutique, the majority of my brides purchase their gown off the rack. Here's a few tips and FYI's for anyone who decides to shop consignment or off the rack.
1. Samples dresses are rarely perfect. They may not have had a bride but they have had a shop life. Be prepared for minor imperfections. Things like loose beads, random strings, faint marks inside and out side of the dress due to makeup, sc...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 7, 2016 at 7:30 PM|
Thanks so much for looking at my blog. I've never blogged before and I'm not totally convinced that anyone will read a blog about owning and operating a bridal consignment boutique. So this may end up being mostly therapeutic!
First let me tell you a little about myself! My name is Cindy Wells, I'm 31 years old and born and raised in Maryland. I'm married to the most handy and handsome fella in the world, Moses and together we live o...Read Full Post »