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3 Meaningful Ways to Capture Your Love Story On Your Wedding Day

Kristen Rocco | Posted 10.06.2015 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

These are just three meaningful ways to capture your love story on your wedding day. But there are many more. Use your unique creativity to uncover the perfect way to share your love story with your wedding guests and with your family.

What To Do With Your Dress Once The Wedding Is Over

BRIDES | Posted 10.05.2015 | Weddings

Let's be real: Just like your bridesmaids, the chances of you actually ever wearing your wedding dress again are pretty slim. So what do you do with such a pricy piece of clothing that was made for a once in a lifetime occasion? We've got a few ideas.

18 Thoughts Every Bride-to-Be Has While Dress Shopping

BRIDES | Posted 10.02.2015 | Weddings

If you thought buying the perfect prom dress was hard in high school, just wait until you go wedding-dress shopping.

9 Real Brides On The Guests Who Tried To Stop Their Weddings

BRIDES | Posted 10.02.2015 | Weddings

For a few unlucky women, someone actually did decide to object to the ceremony rather than hold his or her peace. Read the stories from real brides below!

7 Wedding Decor Upgrades That Aren't Worth It

BRIDES | Posted 10.02.2015 | Weddings

Pinterest can sucker you into thinking that you need to upgrade literally everything to have a wedding that's truly worthy of a feature in a magazine. That's simply not the case though, thank goodness!

A Mom Of The Groom's View On What Matters Most At A Wedding

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 09.30.2015 | Weddings
Sybil Adelman Sage

Because the Ghostbusters, Batman, and reptile lady I'd hired for our son's early birthday parties had been so well received, I'd expected I would be i...

6 Signs You Should Not Say Yes To The Dress

BRIDES | Posted 09.28.2015 | Weddings

by Elizabeth Mitchell, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose Just because you don't cry definitely doesn't mean you shouldn't buy, but there ...

Expensive Mistakes to Avoid on Wedding Details Your Guests Will Not Appreciate

Sandy Malone | Posted 09.16.2015 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Between Pinterest and Etsy, it's easy to believe that ANYTHING is a good idea to spend money on for your wedding. And it's not.

7 Good and Bad Surprises You Can Expect in the First Year of Marriage

BRIDES | Posted 09.11.2015 | Weddings

by Sandy Malone, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose Everyone tells you that things will change in your first year of marriage, but every couple...

The 10 Best Unexpected Places To Propose in New York City

BRIDES | Posted 09.11.2015 | Weddings

by Tyler Atwood, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of Pier A Harbor House When popping the question in New York City, one could easily be bewitched by the lur...

Healthy At Any Size

Melinda Parrish | Posted 09.04.2015 | Style
Melinda Parrish

You might never be a size 2 (or even a size 6 or 8). But if you make taking great care of yourself a priority, you're going to look and feel better, and that's going to fuel all kinds of positive changes in how you approach your life.

13 Wedding Cakes Any Bride Should Consider

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.31.2015 | Weddings
The Daily Meal

It's the centerpiece of your reception, and the inspiration for its design can come from almost anywhere. While traditionally most wedding cakes are towering, multi-layered, mostly white affairs, new trends are changing all of that.

This Centenarian Couple Celebrated Their 75th Wedding Anniversary

BRIDES | Posted 08.27.2015 | Weddings

Walter and Leslie Kimmel, who are both 100 years old, celebrated their wedding on August 18, 1940. The two met when they were just 22 years old at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Baltimore.

9 Things No One Tells You About Wedding Planning

BRIDES | Posted 08.24.2015 | Weddings

It's an unfortunate, but often inevitable, part of planning a wedding that there are just some things you won't know or realize until after the big day is over. The best resource for this kind of advice is real brides, of course, so we asked!

How To Protect The Bottom Of Your Dress At An Outdoor Wedding

BRIDES | Posted 08.24.2015 | Weddings

Saying "I do" outdoors? While there's no surefire way to keep the bottom of your wedding gown squeaky clean, you can prevent totally trashing your dress by putting these expert-endorsed tips into practice.

Cake, Steak, Spa and Sleep: The 4 Things Every Bride Needs

Venetia Thompson | Posted 08.12.2015 | Weddings
Venetia Thompson

I told my bridesmaids to forget everything plastic and penis-shaped. What I needed was delicious cake, steak, sleep, a hot bath and preferably a few hours alone in a sauna. I had exactly seven days until the wedding: There was no time for games of "Mr. and Mrs."

Watch These Bridesmaids Surprise Wedding Guests With A Special Dance Routine | Posted 08.07.2015 | Weddings

New bride Colleen can be seen heading to the dance floor, where she is joined by her eight bridesmaids. While Colleen's new husband and everyone else at the wedding looked on in complete surprise, these lovely ladies took them on a trip through the decades.

One Classic Dish, Five Ways

Love Detailed | Posted 08.17.2015 | Weddings
Love Detailed

Whether you're planning a wedding reception, bridal shower or backyard event, classic, white dish ware can be an instrumental piece to creating your beautiful tabletop.

Exactly What to Eat the Day Before Your Wedding

BRIDES | Posted 08.05.2015 | Weddings

by Elizabeth Mitchell, BRIDES Romulo Yanes/Courtesy of CNP Montrose Eating super healthy for one day won't make you drop major pounds, but it can h...

The Princess Myth

Cornelia Powell | Posted 08.03.2015 | Weddings
Cornelia Powell

The alluring fairy tale that I call the "princess myth" runs deep in many women from an early age. This underlying desire to look and feel like a princess can even overlap into the dream of being a bride -- surrounded by all the glittering trappings the wedding pageantry offers.

Advice For A Doubtful Bride

Giulia Rozzi | Posted 07.29.2015 | Divorce
Giulia Rozzi

Since I wrote the article Seven Signs It's More Than Just Cold Feet and toured with my solo show Bad Bride I have received a number of emails from strangers asking for advice. I wanted to share one of those messages (edited for anonymity) and my reply because I think the conversation may be helpful for others that feel stuck in a relationship.

7 Fun & Creative Wedding and Engagement Photo Ideas

DL Cade | Posted 07.28.2015 | Weddings
DL Cade

Brides and wedding photographers don't always agree on everything, but one thing they definitely both want is to create a great set of photos that s...

22 Grooms React To Seeing Their Sweethearts For The First Time

Inside Weddings | Posted 07.21.2015 | Weddings
Inside Weddings

If you want to see the love a groom has for his partner-to-be, watch his face on their wedding day.

12 Bespectacled Brides Who Rocked Glasses At Their Weddings

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 07.20.2015 | Weddings

If you're the kind of lady who wears her glasses on the daily, why should your wedding day be any different? Those frames are part of who you are! Plu...

9 Signs You're Totally Ready for Married Life

BRIDES | Posted 07.17.2015 | Weddings

Five years ago you were out with your BFFs until 5 A.M. and locking lips with random hotties at the bar thinking, "Man, this is the life!"