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Everything You Need to Know Before Shopping for Wedding Lingerie

(0) Comments | Posted August 15, 2013 | 6:27 PM

Over the years, lingerie specialist Susan Nethero of has fitted hundreds of brides. Read on for her sage advice on shopping for the best wedding undergarments.

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Ace Your Wedding Vows in 7 Easy Steps

(3) Comments | Posted August 5, 2013 | 1:59 PM

It's always a nice touch when couples write their own vows. It's the best way to bring you and your fiance's personalities into your wedding ceremony, and a sure-fire way to engage the audience, whether they are left crying...

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Frosty Desserts to Cool Your Wedding Guests

(1) Comments | Posted August 2, 2013 | 5:31 PM

These sweet and refreshing recipes for ice cream, sorbet, and granita will pair perfectly with your wedding cake.

Shimmering Ice Cream Cones
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Upbeat Songs to Calm Your Pre-Wedding Jitters

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2013 | 6:52 PM

Whether you prep for your big day at home or at your venue, a proper soundtrack (along with bobby pins, hair spray, and double-stick tape) is an essential part of the getting-ready process. So here are our favorite songs to...

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How to Be a Good Wedding Guest

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2013 | 5:22 PM


Want to guarantee an invite to weddings beyond the one you're attending this weekend? Acting the part of a gracious, respectful guest is step one. Here's a cheat sheet for charming the bride and groom.

RSVP on Time
Wedding invitations are...

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How to Avoid Getting Sick Before Your Wedding

(0) Comments | Posted May 9, 2013 | 12:51 PM

In the midst of all the chaos during wedding planning, immunity might not be the first thing on your mind. But your health should be something you think about in the months leading up to your big day. We sought...

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Would You Wear Glasses on Your Wedding Day?

(0) Comments | Posted May 6, 2013 | 1:11 PM

Brides who look most beautiful on their wedding days are the ones that look most like themselves. But what if your normal self has four eyes instead of two? If you're one of those girls who wears glasses everyday--so much so that they are really a part of your look--should...

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Fresh Takes on Timeless Wedding Traditions

(1) Comments | Posted May 3, 2013 | 12:28 PM

2013-04-18-mwd106133_win11_rome_img_7373_xl.jpgWhen it comes to incorporating wedding rituals into your big day, it's important to keep things personal. We've rounded up fresh takes on timeless traditions for you to adapt as you please.

Cutting the Cake
The Tradition: Dessert is a high point...

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7 Wedding Rules You Can Break

(59) Comments | Posted April 29, 2013 | 1:47 AM

Gone is the era of the cookie-cutter wedding; you can celebrate your own way. Forget the "have tos" and "shoulds" about nuptials. There are no hard-and-fast rules. Except one: Be a gracious bride and groom while letting your true style shine....

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Can You Wear White to Someone Else's Wedding?

(8) Comments | Posted April 19, 2013 | 12:58 PM

It's an age-old wedding etiquette question that's been the source of great debate: Is it okay to wear a white dress to a wedding if you are not the one getting hitched?


Believe it or not, etiquette books say yes to...

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Bride 101: Everything You Need to Know to Plan Your Wedding

(2) Comments | Posted April 18, 2013 | 12:59 PM

2013-04-01-mwd106482_win11_tableplanning1_xl.jpgAs the lucky bride, you will likely find yourself with a team of family members, bridesmaids, and friends willing to lend you a hand in planning your wedding. But even if you hire a wedding consultant, there still should be one person ultimately...

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Wedding Budget Dos and Don'ts: How Not to Get in Debt Over Your Wedding

(1) Comments | Posted April 15, 2013 | 12:21 PM


Do Talk About It
Talk about who will contribute and how much they will contribute before you come up with a budget. Make sure everyone involved is comfortable with their contribution before you start putting deposits down on anything.

Don't Assume Your...

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The Dos and Don'ts of Wedding Registries

(4) Comments | Posted April 9, 2013 | 1:16 PM


Don't Go Overboard
When registering, stick to two or three stores you love. Choose a national department store or chain that has lots of household basics; and you may also want a local specialty store to add to your registry. Think of...

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This Just in: Jelly Shots Now Classy Enough to be Served at Weddings

(3) Comments | Posted April 4, 2013 | 12:14 PM

The last party you attended with Jell-O shots is probably not one on which you want to model your wedding. But we're seeing a resurgence of kitschy gelatin ideas (punch jelly, aspic) that are updated in sophisticated ways. The biggest proponent of this trend is Michelle Palm, the blogger behind...

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