Maya Shares How EWedded and Happily Altered After Came About
Meet our Founder: Thrive Insider Profile
Tue, Oct 19 2021, 12:00 AM
Who are you and what business did you start?I’ve spent most of my 26-year career in luxury retail, pivoting to bridal in 2001 when I joined Vera Wang in NYC. After Vera and prior to my most recent company, EWedded, I spent 13 years as owner-operator of a multi-million-dollar wedding retail company. EWedded provides ecommerce and distribution systems for independent bridal retailers and brands to easily recommerce excess inventory on a global scale. Our mission is to inspire blissful memories and a prettier planet while furthering the economic empowerment of our sellers.
EWedded, the marketplace bringing “circularity” to the wedding and social occasion industries, has announced that wedding gown and accessories designer Erin Cole is the first partner in its new e-commerce initiative, EnLiven.The two-phase, full-service marketplace helps brands and retailers improve operational efficiencies and cash flow by assisting them in selling discontinued and stagnant, and surplus merchandise.
Maya Shares How to Incorporate Heirloom Items into Your Wedding Day
Fri, Jan 15 2021, 12:00 AM
Incorporating an heirloom piece into a wedding, whether it be with the fashion or the décor, is an act of carrying on or starting a family tradition,” said Maya Holihan, founder and CEO of EWedded, a resale marketplace for the wedding industry. “It’s a recognition of seasoned love and life and bonds it to the start of new love and life. It represents the preservation and passing on of fond memories, a legacy and perhaps family values.
EWedded is thrilled to join the Female Founder Collective, a network of businesses led by women, supporting women. Their mission is to enable and empower female-owned and led businesses to positively impact our communities both socially and economically.
Micro Weddings, Individualized Cakes and More—Here are the 30 Biggest Wedding Trends Happening Right Now
Fri, Oct 30 2020, 12:00 AM
COVID-19 has changed the way we do things for the foreseeable future, and this includes wedding plans. Many couples that were scheduled to get married in 2020 were determined not to let the pandemic stop them from making things official. Instead, they found creative ways to go through with their nuptials. And as we head into 2021, the same goes for couples that have wedding dates reserved into the new year. But let’s face it: Getting married in the midst of a worldwide viral outbreak means doing things a bit differently.
Daughter’s wedding day is one of the most significant events for any parents—but probably not the easiest. It’s so difficult for some that they find themselves at a loss for words. If you’re not sure of what’s the best way to congratulate your little girl on her big day, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what to say to your daughter on her wedding day.
Everything You Need to Know About Having a Bridesman
Fri, Sep 18 2020, 12:00 AM
Long gone are the days when bridesmaids had to be just that: maids. Today, having a best guy friend, brother, or even a business partner standing by your side at the altar is becoming more common. After all, if they’re your support system and close confidant, gender doesn't matter. What Is a Bridesman? A bridesman is the male equivalent of a bridesmaid. He is chosen by the bride to be a member of the bridal party and is often a relative or close friend...