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    Where Can I (Wednesday) : Recycle or Donate Used Bridesmaid Dressed?

    where to recycle used bridesmaid dresses“You smell like pine needles, and have a face like sunshine!”

    Hopefully if you were a bridesmaid, your experience was better than that one.

    Although Beth’s walked down the aisle, I’ve only been the warm-up to the main event… Approximately 7 times. Which  means I’ve acquired quite a few unwearable, unflattering bridesmaid dresses.

    So what should you do with those old dresses? Let’s revisit where you can recycle, upcycle or donate those used gowns:

    Regardless of what you do, make sure you enjoy your time IN the dress:
    Readers, what did you do with your used bridesmaid dress? Do you know of an organization in Philadelphia that we didn’t mention?

    About Julie Hancher

    Julie Hancher is Editor-in-Chief of Green Philly, sharing her expertise of all things sustainable in the city of brotherly love. She enjoys long walks in the park with eco-friendly wine and greening her travels, cooking & cat, Pounce DeLeon.

    Your thoughts . . .

    • Nic G

      I once deconstructed an old bridesmaid dress to make a Halloween costume…don’t tell the bride!

    • se7en

      Thanks for sharing…58eveningdress.