BETHESDA, Md., May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern Memorials, the leading e-commerce store for tasteful and modern cremation urns, is opening its Bethesda, MD studio to customers by appointment only.
The rate of which people choose cremation is growing rapidly: almost 50% in America and 90% in Canada. Experts attribute the rise of cremation to increased mobility of the population, lower costs than burial, and the flexibility cremation offers for families to create their own traditions. To meet the growing demand, Modern Memorials sells unique urns that celebrate the lives of loved ones and look beautiful in the home.
The team at Modern Memorials handpicks every cremation urn and has curated a collection that stands out for its sophistication, beauty and quality. The company is opening its studio to make a time of difficult decisions a bit easier, providing a one-to-one, caring and personalized experience to families who choose cremation.
Customers who have searched for years to find a fitting tribute to their loved one as well as those who have a scheduled funeral service are welcome to come and browse the collection.
"The best part of my job is working with my clients and I'm excited to meet some of them in person at our atelier," said Kate Ottenberg, President at Modern Memorials. "A common email I receive from customers is, 'Its so much more beautiful than the pictures show!' I hope a visit to our studio will help in the decision process and maybe even provide a little bit of healing."
Modern Memorials is the leading e-commerce store specializing in quality cremation urns that honor loved ones and look beautiful in the home. The staff scours the world to stock special urns and keepsakes—many handmade—at a comfortable price point. Customers have noted that our urns "bring peace" and "make something so difficult, beautiful."
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