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ISSUE 03  The Business of Bridal Done Differently.  fall bridal market  Effective PR Tips  For Independent Bridal Boutique...
TABLE OF CONTENTS 3  Letter From the Editor  5  5 Five Ways to Clear Rack Space  9  Trend Report  Pearls are Always Approp...
wed altered EDITOR Christen Schneider  CONTRIBUTORS AND FEATURES Wendy Rivera  Colleen Bankovich  Katelynn Drum  Meghan El...
LETTER FROM THE EDITOR Happy Bridal Market Season  One of the things we talk about a lot this time of year is making space...
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5 WAYS TO CLEAR CLEAR RACK SPACE by Christen Schneider
E  very store has to solve this problem.  Whether you are all special order, off the rack, or somewhere in between, you ha...
Is it wearable and can go to something like Brides Across America or is it more of a mess and is better suited for somethi...
ISSUE 03  The Business of Bridal Done Differently.  fall bridal market  Effective PR Tips  For Independent Bridal Boutique...
   Pearls are always appropr 1  2  3  1 - An eye catching pearl fringe on an open back by Luna Willow Bridal 2 - A modern ...
TREND REPORT  riate.     -First Lady Jackie Kennedy  4  6  5  4 - Pearls and textured details on a full ballgown by Victor...
MEET KATELYNN  OWNER OF BELLEVUE BRIDAL
Y apart   ou   re based in Bellevue, tell me a little about what sets your city  Bellevue is a suburb of Seattle. Bellevue...
What   s your best behind the scene process or tool could you not live without  What inspired you to find it come up with ...
NYBFW   Wed Altered   The Rogue Space AmericasMart   12-E107   Building 3 StefanieSomersWedding.com Sales StefanieSomers.c...
EDUCATION OR INSP EDUCATION OR INS What is most important for my team   s  What is most important for my tea  I  was havin...
PIRATION SPIRATION  closing ratio   am   s closing ratio  positively affect the people who fuel the engine of your busines...
Can your stylists build great relationships with their brides if the relationships in your boutique are sub-par  I think t...
ISSUE 03  The Business of Bridal Done Differently.  fall bridal market  Effective PR Tips  For Independent Bridal Boutique...
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wed altered  Are you still looking for the right fit  When you need someone who really gets marketing strategy and bridal ...
INCLUSION ILLUSION AN OPEN LETTER TO THE BRIDAL INDUSTRY  by Dani Simone
E  ver since I was a little girl, I   ve been in love with wedding dresses. I love absolutely everything about them, the a...
R E N E GA DE With our two collections, Renegade Signature and Paper Dolls separates, brides will be love your unique and ...
Sustainably made in Vancouver, Canada  puremagnolia.ca  true love for the curvy bride  lovemetrue.ca
WHY YOU NEED TO FOCUS ON THE UN-PRETTY SIDE OF YOUR WEBSITE  By Sara Dunn
A  s a creative business owner in a visual industry, it   s easy to get fixated on    pretty      especially when it comes...
   Behavior    on the left and then    All Pages.    Once you   re there, pay special attention to       The Page list. Th...
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   W e     v e  been r aised to believe  t h at you h av e t o wo r k h a r d  t o m a k e mo n e y, a n d c e r ta i n ly...
See more potential best sellers every day  Directory Ad  Check out our Wed Altered  Online Designer Directory  Dress by Re...
3 Ways Your Bridal Shop  M  cash  anaging cash flow is the biggest financial industry. One month, you   re swimming in cli...
By Michelle Loretta  p Can Better Manage  flow  Year-Round  challenges for most retail stores in the wedding ient deposits...
Get a handle of your cash flow  Why to create a business savings account  There are 3 things that bridal store owners can ...
TREND REPORT   Keep watching the stars..  3 1  We love that there seems to be a celestial inspired movement coming in the ...
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MEET COLLEEN  DESIGNER OF CELIA GRACE X KATA BANKO
Y  ou   re based in Pittsburgh, PA. Tell me, what sets your city apart   A little know fact about Pittsburgh, it is a city...
Kata Banko Couture Price range  88.00 to 3000.00 retail Production quality details  Everything is hand crafted, start to f...
killing it, I   m all about cheering them on and sharing their work, even shooting with their work. There is enough to go ...
not -a- dress  TREND REPORT   Designer  Celia Grace
Jumpsuits aren   t exactly new to the bridal fashion scene, but they   re more popular than ever. They run a range of styl...
Come visit us   NYBFW Wed Altered Showroom  carriewhelandesigns.com   203.626.2171 info carriewhelandesigns.com  EmilyKota...
THE MERAKI COLLECTION NYBFW OCTOBER 6-9 THE FRINGE COLLECTIVE  Handcrafted, customizable gowns for the multifaceted bride....
GETTING READY FOR BRIDAL SEASON This is based around our seasons were we are in the USA. If your seasons are different, ju...
W  ith Engagement Season right around the corner, summer ending, and holidays coming up, sometimes this time of year feels...
that makes them less likely or less impactful       What takes lots of time that could be automated       Where are you le...
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EFFECTIVE WEDDING PR TIPS FOR INDEPENDENT BRIDAL SHOPS  By Meghan Ely
P  ublic relations is often overlooked by business owners as something that will be done some day  read  never . But what ...
owner, so streamlining your PR process will be an essential step made that much easier with easyto-use tools in your back ...
COME SEE US   In the Wed Altered Showroom at Rogue Space Oct. 6-9th www.incandescentbridal.com  Iryna Kotapska  No Annual ...
TREND REPORT   build your look  SEPARATES  Clockwise from top left  Justin Alexander, Lillian Wild, Jude Jowilson  1st loo...
MEET AMANDA   DESIGNER OF LOVE LIVES HERE
Y  ou   re based in Milwaukee, tell me a little about what sets your city apart   Milwaukee has always been known as a blu...
On a daily basis I get to use the simple skills taught to me by one of the most important women in my life, my Grandma Erg...
a way through the struggle and around the roadblocks. You may need to take a step back, invest in something different, cha...
by Deci Belfry
MEET KRISTIN   OWNER OF DETROIT BRIDAL HOUSE  MEET AMANDA   DESIGNER OF LOVE LIVES HERE  Dress by Daughters of Simone
Y  ou   re based in Detroit, tell me a little about what sets your town city apart   Detroit is a city of hard working peo...
with set up and things like that during the summer months when the other vendors are extremely busy. I also try and speak ...
What kind of Bridal Boss are you   TAKE THE QUIZ Will you be our best business buddy  Come join the conversation on Facebo...
Parting shot..  by Christen Schneider  Know When to Quit  One of the most damaging things we teach kids is that  winners n...
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