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Shuttered bridal shop apologizes for destroying dresses

An Edina bridal boutique took some heat after spray-painting wedding dresses -- some worth thousands of dollars -- then tossing them in a dumpster. Many people said the shop should have donated the dresses to charity.
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An Edina bridal boutique took some heat after spray-painting wedding dresses -- some worth thousands of dollars -- then tossing them in a dumpster. Many people said the shop should have donated the dresses to charity.

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