January 11, 2016 14:37 ET

BRIDES "Unveils" Private Access: Offering Brides-to-Be a One-of-a-Kind Experience for Their Wedding

For the First Time, BRIDES Will Open Its Doors and Offer Private Consultations for Engaged Women With the Most Trusted Editors in the Bridal World

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jan 11, 2016) - Today, Michelle Myers, publisher and CRO of BRIDES, and Keija Minor, editor in chief of BRIDES, announced the launch of BRIDES Private Access, a service that will allow engaged women everywhere to work directly with editors from the most trusted bridal brand. BRIDES, published by Condé Nast, is the go-to resource for stylish engaged women around the world, and Private Access will enable them to reach their style goals for the big day and beyond.

Brides-to-be can select from three packages, including:

  • The Bridal Style Package (for the bride)
    • A personalized style consultation with an editor at the BRIDES fashion closet at Condé Nast's headquarters at One World Trade Center
    • An hour-long pre-consultation
    • Decadent breakfast with the editor in a private boardroom at Condé Nast Venues
    • Dresses pulled prior to arrival based on the style consultation
    • A digital look book, with photos of the experience posted to the BRIDES Instagram account 
    • A luxury gift bag

  • Wedding Style Package (for the mother of the bride, maid of honor, or bridesmaid)
    • A 30-minute style session and custom look book for an additional guest during your visit

  • Honeymoon Package (for the couple)
    • An insider honeymoon itinerary and guide compiled and edited by BRIDES

"BRIDES is dedicated to helping women find their wedding style -- from the dress to the flowers and tabletop -- for the big day and beyond. Private Access will allow us to take that service we offer all readers to a more personal level," said Minor. "It's exciting to have this chance to deepen our connection with readers through this service." 

"As one of the longest standing and most trusted names in bridal, BRIDES has a unique opportunity to offer brides-to-be a truly special service that will help them get a magazine-worthy wedding," said Myers. "This is an exciting business venture and a great opportunity for us to continue to grow and strengthen this already iconic brand."

To book your experience or learn more, please visit

In more than 80 years of publication, BRIDES, published by Condé Nast, has remained the most widely read magazine in the category and the country's foremost authority on engagement, weddings, and marriage. BRIDES is a bimonthly publication that reaches more than five million readers. is a leading resource for engaged women, with original content, image galleries, and interactive tools such as a budget tracker, wedding to-do list, inspiration boards, and more. BRIDES is available digitally for the iPad and seven-inch tablets. BRIDES stationery lines with Michaels craft stores and Checkerboard Fine Papers are available online and in retail stores across the country. For more information on BRIDES, please visit||||||

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