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The Ugly Side of Wedding Planning

Alessandra Macaluso | Posted 02.17.2015 | Weddings
Alessandra Macaluso

If you're planning a wedding you'll likely encounter some of the obstacles that are inevitable along the way. But at least now you can enter the race with some training under your belt. I'll be on the sidelines, cheering you on.

11 Examples Of What Not To Wear To A Wedding

The Knot | Posted 02.02.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

Ever been to a wedding where someone's outfit got more attention than the couple getting married? Or where a mishap with the bride's dress created a completely unplanned distraction? These people have -- and they told us their most outrageous wedding attire stories.

2015 Wedding Trends

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 01.22.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

In honor of 2015, here are 15 wedding trends that you will be seeing throughout the year. You may recognize some of these trends from last year, and even years past.

5 Ways You're Blowing Your Wedding Budget Without Even Realizing It

BRIDES | Posted 02.05.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

While you may know the basics to sticking within your budget -- not overdoing it with over-the-top florals or spending 40 percent of your total budget on a dress, for example -- there are some less obvious ways that you may be racking up costs without even realizing it.

7 Creative Ways To Add Color To Your Wedding Day Look

Evey Rosenbloom | Posted 01.26.2015 | Weddings
Evey Rosenbloom

Color is the new white! Straying from the customary Queen Victoria inspired "white dress," brides are flocking to Pinterest, Rock N Roll Bride and Green Wedding Shoes for inspiration on how to make their day as vibrant and unique as they are.

10 Things No One Tells You About Wedding Dress Shopping

The Knot | Posted 01.24.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

There are some things you just don't find out until you try on a wedding dress yourself.

10 Things You Should Never Say To A Bride-To-Be

The Stir | Posted 01.15.2015 | Weddings
The Stir

You know what's a real pain in the bustle? All the people and their idiotic comments directed at the bride leading up to her big day.

Going Against the Flow: Kellee Khalil, CEO & Founder of Lover.ly

Charu Sharma | Posted 01.03.2015 | Weddings
Charu Sharma

Kellee Khalil is Founder & CEO at Loverly, World's first bridal search engine. An Entrepreneurial Studies Graduate from USC, Kellee started the compan...

13 Dreamy Destination Weddings We'd Travel To In An Instant

The Knot | Posted 12.14.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com These creative ideas -- and the pros behind them -- used local culture and scenery in amazing ways that take destinati...

How to Stay in Your Lane During the Planning Process

Summer McLane | Posted 11.11.2014 | Weddings
Summer McLane

If I had a dollar for every time someone told me that their aunt or mom's best friend 'did' weddings, I'd be able to retire. People attend weddings and don't realize how much work actually goes into making them successful.

Worst Wedding Day Ever: I Should Have Made a Run for the Border

Fiona Finn | Posted 10.28.2014 | Weddings
Fiona Finn

Another odd moment was as I arrived at the church my grandma Beatty, my mother's mother, whispered in my ear that I didn't have to go through with this marriage. Did she know something I didn't?

What Your Wedding Dress Says About You

The Knot | Posted 10.21.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

By Heather Hall for TheKnot.com Whether you've found the dress or you're still looking for the one, your wedding gown can indicate more than just you...

25 Things You Should Never Say To A Bride Or Groom

Wedding Wire | Posted 08.12.2014 | Weddings

By Alex Merriman for WeddingWire If you’re chatting with a bride- or groom-to-be within the last few weeks leading up to their wedding, here are ...

Tried Being a Bride

Suzanne Heintz | Posted 10.06.2014 | Weddings
Suzanne Heintz

Who would do such a thing? Spend months planning a picture-perfect wedding, only to leave her groom, cold, on the steps of the altar, after a speech announcing to the congregation why she did it? That person was me.

11 Crazy Characters You'll Encounter While Wedding Planning

Alessandra Macaluso | Posted 10.01.2014 | Weddings
Alessandra Macaluso

Weddings are beautiful and wonderful -- the most exciting time of your life. But let's be serious: they also tend to conjure up the crazy in many people.

Big Wedding, Big Problems?

Alessandra Macaluso | Posted 08.27.2014 | Weddings
Alessandra Macaluso

My mother thinks I'm crazy. So much, that she can't stand when I talk to my newly-engaged sister, for fear that I am "negatively influencing her." And all I did was get married.

Wedding Registry 101 With Miss USA Erin Brady

Svitlana Flom | Posted 08.10.2014 | Weddings
Svitlana Flom

Recently I had an interesting opportunity to work with beautiful Miss USA, Erin Brady, whose reign is coming to an end this summer to design her wedding registry. Erin and her fiancé are getting married this year.

15 Stages Every Groom Goes Through

Posted 05.19.2014 | Weddings

By Jessica Testa for TheKnot.com We already told you the 15 stages every bride goes through when planning a wedding, but what about grooms? The...

These Mother-Daughter Wedding Moments Are Super Sweet

Posted 05.09.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly Moms play such a big role in wedding planning; whether they're right there with you deciding on the details, cheering...

What Do You Call Your Mother in Law?

Denise Oliveira | Posted 07.09.2014 | Weddings
Denise Oliveira

Knowing what to call your mother-in-law may be easier in families and communities that still have a strong naming tradition.

10 Dos And Don'ts All Wedding Guests Must Follow

Amanda Goetz | Posted 05.18.2014 | Weddings
Amanda Goetz

I won't deny that all the new amazing apps and technology available have made many parts of the planning process easier and attending a wedding more enjoyable; however, wedding guests need to brush up on their social media manners before they ruin someone's special day.

Well This Is The Worst Way To Start A Honeymoon...

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2014 | Weddings

By Peter Polack GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, March 10 (Reuters) - A groom on his honeymoon got into a drunken argument...

I Almost Sued My Wedding Photographer For Making Me Look Fat In My Pictures

Tony Posnanski | Posted 04.16.2014 | Weddings
Tony Posnanski

The funny thing about weddings is that brides, grooms and families want them to be "perfect." They tell DJ's not to play certain songs and they also beg family members not to embarrass themselves. They want the food to come out perfectly and everything to go as planned. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity. It is the moment most people dream about.

10 Items Couples Forget To Register For

BRIDES | Posted 03.26.2014 | Weddings
BRIDES

Even if you're mentally prepared to sift through china patterns, registering for everything you'll need for the rest of your life -- the fun stuff and the essentials -- can be overwhelming. With all of that pressure, you're bound to forget a towel or two.

4 Things You Should Never Ask Your Bridesmaids

Stephanie Herbst | Posted 03.24.2014 | Weddings
Stephanie Herbst

While your bridesmaids are going to be there for you, that doesn't mean you should abuse your bridal power! No one likes a bridezilla, but as some of you past brides must know, sometimes walking the line between bride and friend is tricky.