Say “I do” with Aideux

Ditch the trad and go for the rad: Introducing a new bridal line, Aideux

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We are always on the lookout for new friends in the wedding world. One of our personal favorite (and brand new, we might add) bridal lines is the utterly chic Aideux (pronounced “I do”). This is no ordinary bridal line. The talented designers, Lucy and Aileen have created incredibly unique wedding dresses, sold as separates, to ensure that you are getting exactly what you want for the most important dress you’ll ever wear. With Aideux, you get to pick and choose your faves so your dress suits you, not the other way around. Also, the best part is, unlike other bridal lines, Aideux prides themselves on being able to wear your dress again and again after your special day! We were lucky enough to get the chance to interview Lucy and Aileen in the midst of all the craziness that is fashion week.

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The Most Perfect Travel Playlist, Ever.

The Song of Yourself: A Travel Playlist to honor your wanderlust.

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So it’s 6 am your time and 3 pm Amsterdam time, and you’re kind of exhausted and exhilarated at once. We’re here to provide you with music that will soothe & exhilarate the soul, a playlist created especially for you to let your mind and body wander. When we’re traveling, we like to partially ponder life’s great mysteries but also completely zone out and people-watch, while also enjoying many European coffees and fresh croissants and taking lots of naps. Thanks to Spotify, we’ve channeled this energy into making the most perfect travel playlist, ever.

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Here is the soundtrack to your next vacation. Let it take you away!

Have a listen to this, and dream of your next trip…or take it away with you if you already have your next trip planned (you jetsetter)! Whether it’s an urban paradise with artisan shops & cafes or a beachy cloud of bliss in Indonesia, you can make it happen. Who ever said not to mindmap?

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Women Who Wander

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A Q&A with the Wanderable co-founders Marcela Miyazawa and Jenny Chen on how they went from college roommates to entrepreneurs, and why they are changing the gift giving industry.

How did you meet?

Jenny: I met Marcela on my first day at Stanford—she was my freshman year roommate.  I was unpacking my stuff when she came tumbling in through the door.  She’s just as bubbly and energetic today as she was that day 11 years ago.

Marcela:  When we were first assigned as roommates we weren’t sure why, because we didn’t have any of the similarities that they mention when pairing people up—we had completely opposite sleep schedules and tastes in music. Yet throughout our years at school we became really close. Computer Science wasn’t something that existed in Chile when I was growing up, so it was only after seeing Jenny’s excitement about it that I finally enrolled in a class. I ended up loving that feeling of possibility, of being able to build anything I could think of by simply knowing how to code.

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Registry Contest

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Hi Wanderable Community!

It’s one month into 2013, and it’s going to be a great year! To celebrate, we are having a registry design contest every week for the next 2 weeks and giving away awesome prizes to the winners.

Here’s how to win:

 

  1. Create an awesome registry on Wanderable, using all of the themes and layouts and customize the details to share your story.
  2. Make a Facebook post and/or tweet on Twitter with the @Wanderable tag.  Wanderable loves good etiquette, so here are some tactful suggestions:
  3. Had so much fun planning my registry on @wanderable!  Any tips for the trip?
  4. Thanks, @wanderable, for helping with the honeymoon!
  5. Crossed off another item on the wedding planning list: finished our registry with @wanderable!
  6. Stay tuned for updates to see if you’ve won!


There is 1 grand prize winner per week chosen at random.  Facebook and Twitter are each one entry, so you can get 2 entries per week into our drawing.  We will accept entries each week until Sunday 8:00pm PST. Each prize will be revealed on Monday before the start of the new contest week.

There are also 2 “Honorable Mentions” each week for best itinerary and best registry design. Each of these registries will win a $10 Amazon Gift Card.

Let us know at hello@wanderable.com if you have any questions or comments, and happy wandering!

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