By Azure Nelson,
Published Aug 9, 2010
About Recycled Bride
It's easy to get so excited about your wedding dress
that you forget about getting decked for all of your other wedding-related celebrations, like the rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, and engagement party. The fabulous frocks and amazing accessories below have two things in common: they're all sustainably produced, and they'll all impress your guests with miles of eco-chic style.
1. The sculptured lace heart dress
by odasf on Etsy
is a romantic bride-to-be
's dream come true! Handmade from cotton burnout, cotton lace, cotton trims, and delicate beads lining a sweet heart under the bust, this dress works for an elegant party, or even a casual wedding.
2. Posh Girl Vintage's classic
ivory damask cocktail dress from the 1950s has a gorgeous shawl necklace and is made of classic ivory
damask. Wear with kitten heels for a sexy retro party look.
Grab a glittery vintage clutch
like this one listed on RecycledBride.com
, to dress up your look. Be sure to stash a tube of all-natural lipstick and some mineral powder in it for quick touch-ups!
4. Armour Sans Anguish's doily dress
is made entirely from a special assortment of found doilies in creams, whites and off-whites. Each Doily Dress is one of a kind and handmade to order. This one is perfect for a fun and flirty outdoor summer party.
Show everyone who's got the key to your heart with a vintage locket and key charm necklace
from Inhabitat. The heart-shaped locket is set with a rare vintage
crystal star, and the necklace is made of all vintage pieces.
Have you started thinking about your bridal style for all of your pre-wedding festivities?
Dish the details in the comment section below!