New York Times
Field Notes: Splurging on Everything but the Dress
“A gown is worn once, but an accessory is forever, said Julie Sabatino, a bridal fashion stylist who owns TheStylishBride.com. “My client wants to invest in an accessory that can be worn again. It’s a good way to maximize the investment.” One of her recent clients bought an expensive brooch, hoping it would become a family heirloom.