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'Something Old' -- Eleven Ideas From the Mother of the Bride

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 01.10.2017 | Weddings
Barbara Falconer Newhall

By Barbara Falconer Newhall As the mother of the bride with lots of years to her credit (my past reaches deep into the twentieth century), I'm feelin...

What Happens When a Bride Doesn't Come Back from Bridal Entitlement?

Bitchless Bride | Posted 12.11.2016 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

You know what's crazy? My dad got me thinking about this topic. I know, right? Every so often my father and I have a few glasses of wine and start cha...

10 Things Brides Can Do That Normal People Cannot

Kellee Khalil | Posted 12.06.2016 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

Having a sparkly new rock on your ring finger can turn even the most laid-back nearlyweds into seriously stressed brides. You've got way too much on y...

23 Dark Wedding Dresses For Brides Who Think White Is Trite

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 12.06.2016 | Weddings

Brides, it’s time to get in touch with your dark side. A white wedding dress is classic and lovely, but there’s something rad about a bride with t...

6 Wedding Budget Splurges Real Brides Were Glad They Made

BRIDES | Posted 11.10.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

For BRIDES, by Jen Glantz. Any bride on a wedding budget is most likely monitoring it closely and trying not to overspend. But what if there’s some...

Five Ways To Make Your Wedding Planning Go From Stressed To Relaxed

Bitchless Bride | Posted 11.07.2016 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

Bridey, I really hope this helps you break it all down... I know that it's not always realistic not to be stressed when you're spending a shitload of money and time planning one day, but if you just breathe, and remember that you CAN do this, your inner rockstar will shine through. Got it?

Why I Love My Mother-In-Law

Alessandra Macaluso | Posted 11.03.2016 | Women
Alessandra Macaluso

Now, go find your metaphorical horse's head, put some glitter in a card, and have a laugh about poop.

37 Super Romantic New Wedding Gowns You'll Be Obsessing Over

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 10.14.2016 | Weddings

Say “yes!” to all of the dresses. Wedding gown designers recently debuted their new collections at Bridal Fashion Week in New York City. We took ...

Wedding Cakes NYC: Finding The Best Slices In The City

Victoria Yore | Posted 10.07.2016 | Weddings
Victoria Yore

I'm going to let you in on a little secret.....I am totally obsessed with planning weddings! Ever since I was 12 years old I would read wedding magazines, blogs, books and more about how to plan the best day of your life! That being said, I'm also totally in love with New York City and think a wedding in the Big Apple would be a total dream!

24 Show-Stopping Wedding Gowns That Are Even Better From The Back

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 08.17.2016 | Weddings

As a bride, you don’t want guests talking behind your back ― unless, of course, it’s to comment on how friggin’ beautiful your dress is. Whet...

Pros and Cons of a First Look Session

Victoria Deardorff | Posted 08.12.2016 | Weddings
Victoria Deardorff

While there is nothing I love more than a good first look session, I understand that others aren't as big of a fan of them as I am. There are certainly pros and cons to bucking tradition and seeing each other before taking your first steps down the aisle. So here are some things you might want to consider when deciding if a first look session is right for you.

Bridezilla Be Gone! 4 Signs To Watch For When Planning Your Wedding Day

Melissa Escaro | Posted 08.11.2016 | Weddings
Melissa Escaro

Weddings can be stressful, but they don't have to be. Missed expectations can lead to ruining the best relationships with the people who were there for you to support you on your best day. If you find yourself shifting towards bridezilla mode, it's not too late.

20 Brides Who Were Full Of Emotion On Their Big Day

The Huffington Post | Carolin Lehmann | Posted 08.04.2016 | Weddings

Making a commitment to spend the rest of your life with someone in front of all your family and friends is a big deal. On a day as important as your w...

Why Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Are My F*cking Heroes!

Bitchless Bride | Posted 07.27.2016 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

Her perspective on her marriage, her kids and her life with her husband make me want to lunge from my desk, loudly clap my hands and jump up and down. Seriously, I want to throw a f*cking parade honoring this couple because they "get" it. They get that there is more to life than one day.

5 Signs You're At A Millennial Wedding

GalTime | Posted 08.02.2016 | Weddings
GalTime

Tweets by GalTime By Katherine Hahn Even in the crazy universe that is 2016, nothing screams “traditional” quite like a wedding. Crisply i...

Here's What's Hot For Bachelorette Parties This Year

Joanne Barken | Posted 07.20.2016 | Weddings
Joanne Barken

Every year bridesmaids are getting more and more creative when it comes to throwing an incredible girls' weekend. Here's how you can step up your game this summer and host a truly epic bachelorette bash for your bride-to-be.

I Got Married During a Hurricane--How Every Bride Should Prepare For Unexpected Weather

Brittany L. Stalsburg, PhD | Posted 07.21.2016 | Weddings
Brittany L. Stalsburg, PhD

The weather in Connecticut is usually lovely during wedding season. The summer is warm but the breeze from the Sound provides a welcome respite from t...

7 Wedding Planning Tips Every Bride Should Ignore

BRIDES | Posted 07.18.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

For BRIDES, by Jen Glantz Photo: Getty Images When you're engaged and jumping on the wedding planning train, advice will suddenly start to surround...

What To Do When You Don't Like Your Engagement Ring

Leila Lewis | Posted 07.13.2016 | Weddings
Leila Lewis

All the emotions are flooding in and you look down at your finger and realize that the rock you just put on isn't close to your Pinterest board. You can't wait to share the news with everyone, but aren't sure what to do when your family and friends ask to see the big sparkler.

12 Things You Should Expect When Wedding Planning

Carly Spindel | Posted 07.06.2016 | Weddings
Carly Spindel

Being engaged is the most exciting time of your life. The love of your life just proposed and you get to marry him! Yes!!! It's so exciting it's bringing a smile to my face right now. However, planning the wedding isn't quite as exhilarating. There are tons of things to think about that no one tells you. Here's the cold hard truth about wedding planning so you can be prepared.

3 Things You Should Know Before Saying 'I Do'

Raquel Kelley | Posted 06.30.2016 | Weddings
Raquel Kelley

Of course there are timelines, checklists, and wedding planning websites out the wazoo, but what do you really need to know before tying the knot? Speaking from experience, here is the low down.

Watch What Happened When Sarah Jessica Parker Surprised Unsuspecting Brides

BRIDES | Posted 06.15.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

For BRIDES, by Jamie Cuccinelli. The day you first start your hunt for your dream wedding dress should be, well, a dream. And who better to mak...

What Goes Through A Groom's Head When He First Sees His Bride

BRIDES | Posted 06.13.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

"The closer she got, the more beautiful she became."

27 Brides Who Weren't Afraid To Bring The 'Wow' Factor

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 06.08.2016 | Weddings

Brides can rock a simple dress, a skirt, or a suit and look absolutely ravishing. But for ladies who want to make a more dramatic statement with thei...

6 Beauty Tips Summer Brides Can't Live Without

BHLDN | Posted 06.06.2016 | Weddings
BHLDN

By Jessica McGuinn for BHLDN Calling all summer brides-to-be: the sun is finally shining and you know what that means... it's time to start thinking ...