The Story of the Dress
Posted on Monday, March 23, 2009
The dress is fabulous.
To start from the very beginning – even before Noah and I got engaged we were talking about getting married “in space”. Friends sent links to various blog stories about “The world’s first zero gravity dress” – which was designed by Japanese haute couture designer Eri Matsui for a company called spacewedding.jp. The spacewedding.jp company will start launching couples into a low-earth orbit in 2011 for just 2.2 million.
When Noah and I decided to get married in zero gravity, I immediately thought of the zero gravity dress. Was it expensive beyond our reach? I had a friend in Japan (who was an exchange student at my high school, and who Noah and I stayed with in Japan in our 2007 trip) call up the Eri Matsui store and ask.
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