Friday, May 7, 2010

Eco Chic Bridal Gowns Part 2

I first encountered Adele Wechsler's designs while working at a bridal gown shop in Georgetown. Her eco-couture line is geared toward "the bride who cares about the world in which she lives." Adele uses hemp and (vegetable dyed) silk, remnant lace and fabrics, and other organic design elements, and she employs fair trade labor. Basically, the Adele Wechsler bride is equal parts eco-savy and fashion forward. Here's a sampling of her latest line of "green" gowns.