Two sisters celebrated their respective divorces by going snowboarding within the Swiss Alps of their wedding clothes.
Sandra and Andrea Vonlanthen of Bern, Switzerland, braved the chilly of the Saanenmoeser Go close to the Swiss ski resort of Gstaad to have a good time their single standing in model.
Sandra separated from her husband eight years in the past, whereas Andrea, parted methods along with her partner in 2020.
They each determined to get their cash’s price out of their dear wedding clothes and put them to good use on the Swiss slopes on Feb. 28.
Sandra mentioned: “The thought of snowboarding in my wedding costume got here up spontaneously final winter as a result of my sister’s divorce was only some months earlier than that.”
She mentioned: “The wedding clothes have been means too fairly to be gathering mud within the wardrobe, so we thought they wanted one final efficiency. We might have a good time the divorce and my sister’s 30th birthday on the similar time.”
Sisters Sandra and Andrea Vonlanthen celebrated their divorces by going snowboarding. (Sandra Vonlanthen/Zenger)
Sandra mentioned that each she and her sister are fortunately divorced and are not in touch with their ex-husbands.
Of the weird resolution, Sandra mentioned: “It has nothing to do with humiliating or embarrassing our ex-husbands.”
When requested how different skiers reacted to the pair’s uncommon apparel, Sandra mentioned: “Most skiers guessed we have been both having a wedding occasion or a hen do. Nobody suspected that we have been celebrating our divorces. And only a few believed that we have been sober on the slopes.
“The reactions on the ski slope have been all very optimistic, and the skiers had quite a lot of enjoyable taking images with us. And though there have been virtually solely adverse feedback on social media, my Fb account was flooded with messages and inquires the subsequent day, all of which have been optimistic.”
Sisters Sandra and Andrea Vonlanthen mentioned the reactions on the ski slope have been all very optimistic. (Sandra Vonlanthen/Zenger)
After bringing the clothes dwelling in good condition, the sisters are preparing for his or her subsequent journey, questioning “what the subsequent loopy wedding-dress act may very well be.”
The sisters should not alone in offbeat post-divorce actions.
In 2008, after ending their 18-year marriage, a pair in Cambodia cut up their joint asset, a wooden home, by sawing it in half. A choose in Spain ordered a pair to create two residences in a 2,700-square-foot house, ruling it will save them cash and be higher for his or her children, reported USA Right this moment.
The quirkiest incident would be the case of a British lady who donated a kidney to her husband to save lots of his life. 4 years later, he left her — and she or he demanded her kidney again, reported HuffPost.
Edited by Fern Siegel and Kristen Butler