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Green Weddings

Deborah Lindquist: The Eco Country Wedding

Red Room | Posted 09.06.2014 | Weddings
Red Room

It makes sense that the gown you choose should be a reflection of your surroundings. Vintage elements, perhaps a bouquet of wildflowers, or a gown made of sustainable or organic fibers are all good choices.

5 Ways To Throw A Green Wedding

Amber Harrison | Posted 06.22.2014 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

While you may be the neighborhood compost authority, planning your dream wedding while still being environmentally conscious can be a bit trickier. Here are a few tips to help you pull off the ultimate green wedding.

The Hottest Wedding Trends For The Coldest Time Of Year

Kate L. Harrison | Posted 04.21.2013 | Weddings
Kate L. Harrison

Just because a winter wedding is considered "off-season" and "nontraditional" doesn't mean it can't be as festive as a ceremony in spring or summer.

Will Your Wedding Survive The Drought?

Kate L. Harrison | Posted 11.04.2012 | Weddings
Kate L. Harrison

No matter where you are getting married, conserving water should always be a priority. Here are a few ideas that I used at my green wedding and extended into my daily life.

The Big Things Celeb Weddings Get Wrong

Kate L. Harrison | Posted 09.30.2012 | Weddings
Kate L. Harrison

In addition to their guests, celebrities command the attention of millions of fans. By infusing their weddings with a sense of respect for the environment, they have the opportunity to inspire their guests and fans alike and transform their wedding into an event that will be remembered forever.

Why I Collected Trash on My Wedding Day

Ann Brenoff | Posted 12.02.2011 | Weddings
Ann Brenoff

With a few notable exceptions, gluttony has pretty much bit the dust in this recession. The last bastion of excessive self-indulgence may be weddings. It wasn't always like that. Weddings have a long tradition of being an occasion to give back to the larger community.

Make A Big Impact On Your Big Day: How To Make Your Wedding Socially Responsible

Charles Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Charles Howard

It was not until recently that I began to see the great potential in weddings for societal impact and community service.

It's a Nice Day for a Green Wedding

Carolyn Scott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carolyn Scott

Being a former wedding planner that just planned my own, the challenge was stretching our limited budget to host the most eco-friendly and affordable weddings I had ever planned.

Green Weddings: The New Thing At Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte | Tolly Moseley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As more eco-conscious couples take their walk down the aisle, a growing green wedding industry has responded in kind. Enter "Something Green," a new s...

Eco Etiquette: Are Online Wedding Invitations Tacky?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

I just got engaged over Thanksgiving, and my fiance and I have already had our first wedding-related fight, about the invitations. We both want to hav...


Stefanie Michaels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stefanie Michaels

Hotels are looking for new ways to run more efficiently and looking to nature to give them some ideas. The latest in green technology is allowing hote...