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This 'Friends'-Themed Bridal Shower Will Bring You Back To Central Perk

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 05.06.2016 | Weddings

Bride-to-be Sana Seeham Khan and her long-distance fiancé, Taufik Chhotani, love watching "Friends" together via FaceTime. So when it came to her Apr...

5 DIY Centerpieces for Your Spring Party

Rachel Hollis | Posted 04.13.2016 | Weddings
Rachel Hollis

Having been a party planner for years I know a thing or two about throwing some fun get togethers. However, not everything has to cost tons of money....

The Anatomy Of A Picture Perfect Bridal Party

BHLDN | Posted 03.16.2017 | Weddings

Being a bridesmaid can be serious work. Lucky for you we've taken the guesswork out of navigating this important role so that you can support your bride-to-be right up to her "I dos" without breaking a sweat.

Bridal Tradition to Repurposing Mission

Deanna Russo | Posted 02.23.2017 | Green
Deanna Russo

Co-authored by Taylor Matook Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. These are three words that we have all heard countless times in our lives. For some, these are ...

5 Solid Reasons to Have a Joint Bridal Shower

Natasha Burton | Posted 09.04.2016 | Weddings
Natasha Burton

When it comes to pre-wedding festivities, most brides are typically honored solo. However, there are some times when having a joint celebration with a...

How to Detail the Perfect Candy Station: Expert Tips From Sugarfina and Linda Howard Events

Love Detailed | Posted 08.19.2016 | Weddings
Love Detailed

When looking to make a bridal shower or wedding reception extra sweet, all you have to do is add a little sugar. In other words, bring delicious candy onto the scene! We paired up with two of today's queens of candy to show you how simple it can be to create the perfect candy station for your next event.

Why Bridal Showers Should Be A Thing Of The Past

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 07.02.2016 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

So what's the deal with the bridal shower? Today, bridal showers are totally superfluous and 'mostly joyless' (a recent description from my good friend who attended one the other day) events. It's not about the love -- it's just about getting more 'stuff'. It's defunct and it's totally lame.

How to Give the Perfect Bridal Shower Gift

Elizabeth Rider | Posted 07.01.2016 | Weddings
Elizabeth Rider

Wedding season brings (bridal) shower season and it's time to break free from the norm and shower your bride with the best gift at the party.

Tips to Have the Best Bridal Shower Ever

Leila Lewis | Posted 07.02.2016 | Weddings
Leila Lewis

After having a bridal shower of my own, attending many of my friends' showers, and admiring inspiration from others, I have a few tips in my book for throwing the best bridal shower.

Why You Need to Think Hard before Agreeing to Co-Host a Shower

Sandy Malone | Posted 06.09.2016 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Have you ever had to co-host a bridal shower or baby shower and wanted to kill the person you were planning with before the day of the shower even arrives? I have a friend who is about ready to kill her recent co-hostess, and after hearing the stories, I'm willing to help her bury the body and hide the evidence.

6 Tips For Throwing A Bridal Shower Without Breaking The Bank

BloomNation | Posted 06.03.2016 | Weddings

Our theme was chic garden party, so while silver and china were prominent, we mixed and matched plates and glassware to keep it from looking too formal for the backyard garden setting.

Bliss the Bride: How to Shower the Bride at the Spa

Zoey Gulmi | Posted 06.29.2015 | Weddings
Zoey Gulmi

Your wedding day will be here faster than you can say "I do," and while you've probably already chosen the perfect venue, a photographer to capture yo...

I Want My Le Creuset!

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 06.08.2015 | Women
Claudia Zelevansky

I have to come clean: this not actually about a pot, even though it kind of is. This is really about being single, childless, and therefore not ever receiving a Le Creuset or a salad spinner or a dream catcher or anything ever as congratulations for having hit one of the marks of adult society.

How to Throw a Champagne Brunch (VIDEO)

Ali Rosen | Posted 05.31.2015 | Taste
Ali Rosen

To make sure your champagne brunch is as perfect as it can be (especially when springing for the good bubbly), we've got some tips to make sure everything is in order. From the best food to the right decor, we have got you covered.

5 Tips For Surviving Wedding Season As A Bridesmaid

Joanne Barken | Posted 05.05.2015 | Weddings
Joanne Barken

Wedding season is just around the corner. While brides and grooms obviously have a lot of planning to do, all of you bridesmaids out there have your work cut out for you as well! Don't let that overwhelm you though. Yes, it's an important task and requires some dedication, but it doesn't have to be stressful!

5 Signs Your Co-Workers Are Giving You a Bridal/Baby Shower

Joe DeProspero | Posted 03.25.2015 | Parents
Joe DeProspero

There is no surprise party more frequently flubbed than the shower, be it for bride or baby. Frankly, I'm a believer that, unless you have something especially unique planned, there's no shame in the soon-to-be mom or wife knowing about her shower ahead of time.

5 New Year's Resolutions for Bridesmaids

Joanne Barken | Posted 02.23.2015 | Weddings
Joanne Barken

New Year's Eve is just around the corner, so there is no time like the present to start thinking about those resolutions. If you are a bridesmaid this upcoming wedding season, it's also a great time to develop a game plan for mastering your new position.

Lauren Conrad's Bridal Shower Is Picture Perfect

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.02.2014 | Entertainment

Leave it to Lauren Conrad to have the prettiest bridal shower imaginable. On Sunday, August 31, the fashion designer and lifestyle blogger celebra...

To Be a Bridesmaid or Not

Susan Vernicek | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weddings
Susan Vernicek

As someone who has fulfilled the role of MOH, I've compiled a short list of tips to make the bachelorette party and bridal shower planning a smooth process.

A Wedding 'Diet' Actually Worth Following

Megan Egbert | Posted 07.23.2014 | Weddings
Megan Egbert

There you are, perfectly happy with who you are and someone loves you enough to ask you to marry them, or to say yes to your offer, and suddenly you become engaged and need to lose 20 pounds in order to get married? It doesn't make any sense.

Who Should Be Invited to a Bridal Shower?

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 07.23.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

The purpose of etiquette is to be considerate and make those around you feel comfortable. Of-course I gave the hostess of this bridal shower the benefit of the doubt; that she was only trying to be inclusive.

Taylor Swift Gave This Bride-To-Be The Ultimate Wedding Present

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.14.2014 | Weddings

Taylor Swift has always made it known that she loves her fans, but this latest move from the pop star is simply above and beyond. On Sunday, Swift ...

Bridal Shower Ideas for the Non-Traditional Bride

Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway | Posted 05.16.2014 | Weddings
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway

Give some thought to the shower you want. There are so many options and so many variables. Think about what would best suit you, including your level of participation and whether or not you want it to be a surprise.

10 Bridal Shower Cakes That Make Us Swoon

The Knot | Posted 03.27.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

You can have just about any kind of dessert at your bridal shower, but a cake is a fun and pretty way to top off the party. And it's a chance for you to get as creative as you like. Here are a few of our favorite bridal shower cake designs!

This Bridal Shower Is Perfect For A 'Downton Abbey'-Obsessed Bride

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

By Kristen O'Gorman Klein for Bridal Guide Can't get enough of the Crawleys? In honor of the season four premier on January 5, consider hosting a "...