Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Profits from sales of the organization's discounted designer dresses -- Monique Lhuillier, Angel Sanchez and Gucci gowns cost $100 to $1,000, or up to 70 percent off retail prices -- go toward helping homeless New Yorkers living with HIV and AIDS, as do profits from the organization's wedding-related services.
In addition to the catering, Housing Works offers by-appointment-only gown shopping at the Gramercy shop and a bookstore cafe for rent for events at 126 Crosby Street.
There are 10 Housing Works thrift shops in New York City which sell high-end vintage treasures.
Meanwhile, another place where brides can buy a dress for charity is the Bridal Garden, which Wedding-Scoops.com recently wrote about. Click here to read that article.