Our bride Jamie had the quintessential New York Wedding at The Bowery Hotel. She borrowed the Pippa Veil, the Martine Earrings & the Blanca Headpiece to compliment her gorgeous Reem Acra gown. Read all about their amazing day below!
Couple: Jamie & Brad Murtha
Wedding Date: October 7th, 2017
Location: The Bowery Hotel, New York, NY
Why did you decide to rent your bridal accessories & how was your experience?
Once I **finally** found my perfect wedding dress, I knew that I’d need a veil with an ethereal and vintage style to compliment my vision for my big-day look. While I loved the salon at which I found my dress, I was very underwhelmed by the veil options. I researched independent designers’ veils extensively, but most were out of my ideal price range.
Happily Ever Borrowed had a really great selection, so I ended up deciding between a few veils that became my top picks in my search. Ultimately I was able to find the exact style of veil I was looking and ended up finding a jeweled hair piece to elevate my look even further. Everything shipped very quickly to me, and the return process after my wedding was a breeze. Overall it was a fantastic experience in terms of service and product from start to finish.
What was your favorite part of the day? Special moment?
Instead of doing a “first look” (we’re too traditional!), Brad and I decided to write each other letters to open the morning of our wedding. I had written one long letter to Brad, but Brad had written multiple letters and had even written a little “Reasons I Want to Marry You” booklet that brought me to tears. He asked my bridesmaids to give me a different letter at different stages of the morning, including as soon as I woke up, while I was having my makeup done, and right before I walked down the aisle, among others. Not only were they an amazing way to celebrate our special day, but they’re my favorite keepsakes from our wedding.
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