Wunsch Brautkleid, a Berlin, Germany-based marketplace for new, used and customized wedding dresses, raised €158k in equity crowdfunding.
441 backers invested in the company via Companisto.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its offering and add accessories, introduce other verticals (photographers, venues, wedding planner), and prepare to go abroad (in 2014).
Established in 2012 by Fabian Westerheide and Michael Heid, Wunsch Brautkleid operates a marketplace for new, used and customized wedding dresses. It allows women to find their dress and sell it after the wedding. It now features over 1,400 dresses from 120 different designers.
Backers in the company already included Lukasz Gadowski, Burckardt Bonello and Christian Gaiser.