OneWed Launches Partnership With Rent the Runway for New Designer Twist on Group Renting for Weddings

Sep 29th 2010 | 10:12am
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Wedding Planning Website Offers Group Renting of Designer Fashions for Brides, Bridesmaids and Wedding Guests

CHICAGO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- OneWed.com, the ultimate resource for online wedding planning and the home of WeddingPreParty.com, has teamed up with Rent the Runway, the leader in online dress and accessory rentals, to bring designer fashion to weddings everywhere.

The exclusive partnership, designed specifically for brides, bridesmaids and wedding guests, will offer a 10 percent discount on dress rentals to all wedding guests with the potential to earn free dress and accessory rentals for the bride herself. With each additional wedding guest who rents from Rent the Runway, the bride will earn credits toward free dress and accessory rentals. Not only will guests be able to rent designer dresses for the day of the wedding, the bride and bridal party will also be able to rent for all occasions leading up to the wedding, including the engagement party, bachelorette party and rehearsal dinner among other occasions. On Rent the Runway you'll find must-have pieces from over 120 top designers, including Proenza Schouler, Herve Leger, Catherine Malandrino, Helmut Lang, Lela Rose, and many more.

"OneWed's Wedding Pre-Party has always offered the most innovative social wedding planning tools connecting the bride with her wedding guests. Wedding Pre-Party members can now reap the benefits of social shopping and renting with exclusive Rent the Runway discounts," said Jennifer Napier, CEO of OneWed. "We are so excited to partner with Rent the Runway to offer our OneWed brides and guests access to gorgeous dresses from today's hottest designers at unbelievable prices. It's not just about wedding dresses anymore."

Jenny Fleiss, President of Rent the Runway added, "We're thrilled to partner with OneWed to give brides and their guests access to the ultimate fashion closet. Every woman wants to look amazing on her big day as well as at the many events leading up to her wedding. By sharing Rent the Runway with her friends and family through OneWed, she'll now have that opportunity."

To receive 10 percent off designer rentals and earn credits toward free dresses, each bride can simply create a Wedding Pre-Party and share an exclusive promo code with her bridal party and wedding guests. Join now at http://www.onewed.com/rent-the-runway/.

About OneWed:

OneWed is the ultimate online source for the truth in wedding planning, providing couples with a wealth of tips, advice, and creative suggestions to help personalize their wedding experience. WeddingPreParty.com, is a virtual way for couples to start the celebration early and keep in contact with guests through a social wedding planning network. OneWed boasts the largest directory of local wedding vendors with 235,000 nationwide. Additionally, the site features OneWed's Savvy Scoop Wedding Blog, online wedding checklist, free wedding websites and ideas for everything from engagement rings to wedding flowers to wedding dresses. OneWed can be found online at OneWed.com, facebook.com/Wedding.Planning, and twitter.com/OneWed.

About Rent the Runway:

Rent the Runway is the premier online destination for dress and accessory rentals. With a revolving roster of over 120 top designers, 15,000 of the season's hottest dresses, and 4,000 accessories, Rent the Runway is designer fashion delivered to her doorstep for a fraction of the price. For all of life's special occasions, www.renttherunway.com provides the Cinderella experience for women everywhere.