Hundreds of bargain hunters went to the Running of the Brides sale at Filene’s Basement, armed with expectations and posses of friends and family.
Oct. 14, 2011 With a little help from her friends, Jennifer Holliday of Rockville tries on a wedding gown during the Running of the Brides sale at Filene's Basement in Washington. Many brides-to-be arrived with a posse of friends and family who helped them grab dresses. Holliday came with, from left, Meredith Fabrizio, Annabel Burman, and Cristin Newbold. The number 8 on their Tshirts designated the dress size they were looking for. Ben de la Cruz/The Washington Post Buy Photo