She said yes, congratulations! Now she only has to say yes to a dress as well, and you have to decide on the rings, the shoes, the venue, the guests, the food, the cards, the photographer, … Help?

Getting married means making a lot of choices and COSH! Is here to give you inspiration for your perfect day. Below you can find sustainable options to impress.

The Dress

What is a perfect dress for you? Is it your own ideas turned into reality, or is it supporting other women and a circular economy, or is it maybe a vintage Hollywood wedding dress? Everything is possible at the stores below!

Ma Reine et Moi in Leuven

The founder of Ma Reine et Moi in Leuven designs and makes the perfect bridal or bridesmaid dress for you. Together you create the perfect dress: your ideas and personality together with her craftsmanship and creativity, all tailor-made for your body. A dress cannot get more personalized and tailor-made than this, and a dream cannot come more true than at Ma Reine et Moi.

Suère in Bruges

Do you want to spend the most beautiful day of your life in the most beautiful dress? Then Suère is your perfect match! Here you can co-design your perfect dress: choose the fabric and lace and get the dress that fits you like a glove. Or, choose a dress from the collection and get assisted by a skilled team throughout the whole process from choosing the dress to the final fitting!

Every wedding dress has its matching set of accessories which are sold at Suère so your wedding outfit will be 100% perfect when you walk out the door.

For a qualitative and maybe even tailor-made wedding dress, visit Suère in Bruges!

Real Brides in Boom

Real Brides in Boom combines the two passions of founder Ruth: bridal fashion and voluntary work. At Real Brides you can buy pre-loved wedding dresses and accessories for a low price. Next to that, 60% of the proceeds go to good causes that support women. This way she hopes to contribute to a sustainable and happier society.

Are you looking for an ecological and socially responsible alternative for your wedding dress? Make sure to book a visit at Real Brides!

Are you recently married and do you not know what to do with your wedding dress? Donate it to Real Brides and choose a good cause to which the revenue will go.

Laura Dols in Amsterdam

Laura Dols specializes in unique vintage clothing, especially from the 50s. A large part of these clothes are vintage wedding dresses and accessories of which some date back from the beginning of the last century. The collection comes from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Paris and Berlin and is carefully picked by Laura Dols herself. Their specialized seamstresses can also tailor the dress exactly to your likings without losing the vintage glory.

Are you looking for a truly vintage and unique wedding dress? Make sure to visit Laura Dols in Amsterdam West.

The Ring

Just like the dress and the two of you, the ring should be a perfect match as well. But mining gold and diamonds is very dangerous, unhealthy and unethical. You can read more about it here. So, where to buy fair and ethical rings? Find some places down below!

Anna Rosa Moschouti in Antwerp

Do you want modern, timeless and responsibly made jewelry? Then you need no more than the jewelry of Anna Rosa Moschouti. Both for bridal jewelry, engagement rings and wedding rings you can find what you need.

She makes her jewels out of recycled or fairtrade materials, and all stones are sourced from local suppliers. She also prefers lab-grown diamonds, which is way more sustainable and fair than mined diamonds.

Nico Taeymans in Antwerp

Do you want very unique wedding rings handmade by one of Antwerp’s most famous jewelry designers? Make sure to visit Nico Taeymans, where literally anything is possible. Do you want a golden or silver wedding ring? With or without diamond? Or maybe you even want an imprint of each other's fingerprint or skin structure? No other ring will be as intimate and personal as yours!

Nico Taeymans also makes other bridal jewelry like necklaces, bracelets, earrings, cufflinks and tie pins. Everything can be matched for your perfect day!

Nu-e in Antwerp

Are you looking for a ring that reflects ethics, quality and craft(wo)manship? Then Nu-e is your place to be! The settings are 100% handmade by women for women, and they are proud of it! Nu-e is also all about sustainability. For all their jewelry they exclusively use 18K fairmined gold and lab-grown diamonds. “Pure, transparent, and responsible” is how they call it.

Each ring is made in Antwerp and their team has decades of experience working with gemstones.

Do you want a qualitative, ethical and empowering ring? Nu-e is everything you need!

Line Vanden Bogaerde in Ghent

For fair engagement and wedding rings Line Vanden Bogaerde is everything you need! Her atelier is based in Ghent and every single ring is designed and made there. For her bridal pieces she works exclusively with 18K fairmined gold to ensure the ring is 100% ethical and fair. The diamonds that she uses are certified natural diamonds as well.

Do you want an ethical and responsible engagement or wedding ring? Visit Line Vanden Bogaerde’s atelier in Ghent!

Or Service in Eke (close to Ghent)

Or Service’s jewels are usually all about recycling, but for the engagement and wedding rings it is up to you: do you prefer your gold recycled or fairmined? Also for the diamonds it is up to you: do you want lab-grown or certified natural diamonds?

The jewels of Or Service are hand-made by founder Lynn in her atelier in Eke, close to Ghent. Transparency is also key at Or service: Lynn listens to your ideas about your dream ring very well and is very open in her communication. This way, you are 100% sure to get a jewel that is exactly how you wanted and expected it to be.

For the best customer service and sustainable jewelry, visit Or Service!

The Shoes

Moments by Content in Ghent

Moments by Content is the wedding collection of Nele Content, the spirit of shoe label Atelier Content. With Moments by Content she offers modern wedding shoes for stylish brides. Every model is carefully designed so every bride can find the perfect pair! Different heel heights are selected and they offer both open and closed shoes so there is a pair (and more) for every season!

The shoes are elegant, comfortable and timeless, so they can be worn for special occasions after the wedding as well. Moments by Content stands for quality with a Belgian design. The designer personally and carefully selects the materials and the shoes are made in small family ateliers in Italy.

The result of their work? Qualitative, fair and hand-made shoes!

The Bag

Award/t in Mechelen

Your wedding outfit is not complete with the beautiful and unique accessories of Award/T. Mother Wies and daughter Els founded this 100% Belgian brand of qualitative accessories together. You can find made-to-measure hats and unique bags. They are also specialized in wedding accessories. Tell them about your dream accessories and they will make you a tailor-made bag, hat or veil. Like this everything on your wedding will be a perfect match!

Do you want tailormade accessories that represent your personality? Head to Award/t in Mechelen!


La coiffure

Hair Clinic in Brasschaat (close to Antwerp)

Looking for a relaxing natural hairdresser in the Antwerp region? Then COSH! has the golden tip for you: Hair Clinic in Brasschaat. This hair salon exclusively works with natural and organic shampoos and care products. Hair Clinic's organic hairdresser Claudia focuses on quality and serenity and offers a complete wellness experience. Step inside the hair salon and enjoy relaxing music and a cup of fresh herbal tea.

Do you want to be completely pampered while getting your hair beautifully and naturally done? Make a reservation at Hair Clinic!

Hoofdzaak Nana in Ypres

Do you want an all-natural hairdresser experience in a relaxing atmosphere done by a true expert? Head to Hoofdzaak Nana! There the environment is central and you can see it in the choice of products, the hair care and even the furniture. This hairdresser looks super authentic and trendy due to the vintage furniture that they have picked up.

Owner and founder Nana is also specialized in hair problems like sensitive skin, people undergoing chemotherapy or pregnant women. Therefore, she knows exactly what every single person needs when they step into her store.

You are sure to not have a bad hair day on your big day, by choosing for Hoofdzaak Nana!

The Lingerie

Nothing makes you feel more good in your skin than a good set of lingerie. Therefore, it is important that you wear exactly what you like and need on your day. Something classy, something sexy, or both? You will find exactly what you need with our inspiration.

Ophelia lingerie

Do you want to feel completely confident and good in your skin on your wedding day? Meet Ophelia lingerie. Ophelia lingerie stands for lingerie that is a soft embrace and does not overpower. They believe that lingerie is only a surplus, not a cover-up.

Most of their pieces are handmade by Paulien and Ophelia in their atelier in Antwerp and all fabrics are sourced in Europe. They want their designs to last as long as possible and therefore create the most qualitative yet comfortable pieces.

For your wedding they also create custom lingerie that fits perfectly underneath your wedding dress.

For the most comfortable, confidence-boost and sustainable lingerie, go to Ophelia lingerie!

The Bouquet

Circuit in Antwerp

For the perfect bouquet with bio flowers you can go to Circuit in Antwerp. Circuit is a circular playground for people who want to consume more consciously. There you can find mr. H. Bouquet who provides you with the most beautiful flowers. He always looks for a local and seasonal offer and together with you he looks for the perfect bouquet.

The Groom

Mr. Manchette

Looking for the most stylish yet ecological and fair shirts for the soon-to-be-husband? At Mr. Manchette they are specialized in men’s shirts that are fairly produced. The shirts are made in Portugal by premium shirtmakers and are made from soft materials with no pesticides or chemicals. Everything they do is with attention to upcycling and eco-friendly and natural resources.

In need of a wedding shirt that is ethically made with love? Mr. Manchette is the place to be!

The Bridesmaids

Les Essentiels de Gaëlle

Do you want your bridesmaids to look adorable yet also include a personal touch? Look no further, because Les essentiels de Gaëlle has exactly what you need! They make children’s clothing out of shirts that you do not wear anymore, all from their atelier in Belgium. Your old shirt can become the new dress or shirt of one of your bridesmaids. Like this, your favorite pieces go from closet to closet, get upcycled and become circular.

For unique and personal bridesmaid’s clothing, make sure to visit Les essentiels de Gaëlle!

Do you want to find more sustainable and ethical clothing and jewelry? Go to our shopping guide and create your own sustainable fashion route!

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