By Azure Nelson,
Published Feb 18, 2010
About Recycled Bride
Five fabulous destination wedding dresses
that say "I do" love the Earth!
Planning a destination getaway, casual, or beach wedding?
These 5 wedding dresses are among the best new eco-chic styles for brides with a conscience.
The Jessica Iverson Eden
has a super-chic pleated halter
blouse bodice and a sweep train in Natural Silk Chiffon. The chic shape and flowing natural fabric make this dress a stylish and sophisticated destination frock.
The Grecian Wrap Wedding Dress
by Vancouver-based Etsy seller Christin Tina is made of fluid, soft bamboo jersey. Christin will custom make this wrap style dress
to fit your measurements and alter the shoulder/strap style depending on your preference. Wear this dress wrapped one way for your ceremony, then convert it into a different style for the reception festivities.
Morgan Boszilkov's empire waist gown features a charmeuse sash, gathered skirt and hand-sewn organic linen flowers. From the designer's natural bridal collection
, this dress combines vintage glamour with a comfortable, easy shape for effortless eco-elegance.
4. Adele Wechsler
's Eco-Couture Cassia dress is hand-cut in Canada and uses certified organic vegetable dyed hemp silk, plus remnant and Fair Trade fabrics. The Cassia is romantic and unfussy, with sweet floral embellishments and a flattering, body-skimming shape.
English laser-cut fabric embellishes Amy Kuschel's Astaire Kaleidoscope wedding dress
. The empire-cut, fluted silhouette and the unique fabric make this dress a perfect combination of classic and whimsical styles. All of Amy Kuschel's wedding gowns
are designed and manufactured in San Francisco, California.
What's your favorite destination wedding dress of the season? Do you know of any other Earth-friendly designers who make great destination wedding dresses? Tell us about it in the comments!
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