Cover Photo: Photograph by Tron Le/Unsplash
Photograph by Tron Le/Unsplash

For Sale: Wedding Dress, Worn Once

There’s an irritating coyness to the language around wedding expenses: they’re not expenses at all, they’re “investments.”

Blair Thornburgh is the author of the young adult novels Who's That Girl, named one of Bank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, and the forthcoming Ordinary Girls, both from HarperCollins Children's. Follow her on Twitter: @ATallOrder.