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Planning a Wedding

Ways To Cut Costs When You Are Planning a Wedding on a Budget

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.21.2016 | Weddings
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Planning a wedding is something that should be the most exciting time of your life, can also be one of the most stressful times as well. There are so many little details that go into it, along with some huge details that cost a pretty penny.

Yes, Wedding Planning Is Stressful -- But Not For The Reason You Think

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 02.25.2016 | Weddings

It’s common knowledge that planning a wedding is no easy feat. Between finding a venue, coming up with a guest list and orchestrating bridal showers...

Day of Coordinator vs. Full Wedding Planner: Which Do You Need?

Leila Lewis | Posted 12.21.2016 | Weddings
Leila Lewis

Weddings are magical, special, romantic, and a day to remember. However, planning a wedding is sometimes stressful, time consuming, and although fun a...

3 Strategies to Plan Your Wedding On Your Own Terms

Kristen Rocco | Posted 10.13.2016 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

It's hard to refrain from the barrage of questions that come when someone you know has gotten engaged. And everyone is legitimately so happy for you. But when you're the bride or groom, it can get stressful.

Planner First, Everything Else Second

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 08.27.2016 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

Maybe you like a challenge. You want the drama. Well, if that's the case, then jump in headfirst and pick up a planner along the way. Book the venue, stretch the budget, and when you're really feeling the heat, hire a planner.

All in the Family

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 08.05.2016 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

Think about the idea of hating your flowers/music/photographs that your brother/sister/cousin provided. Will you be able to be honest with them like you would a vendor you never met before?

10 Ways to Drive Your Planner Crazy

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 05.06.2016 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

As a planner, I am often drowning in difficult and unattainable requests from clients. While I'd like to think that I'm great at handing the impossible and making dreams come true, there are some things that clients do that just take it to the next level of impossible.

How To Pin Like A Total Boss While Wedding Planning

Natasha Burton | Posted 02.11.2015 | Weddings
Natasha Burton

Pinterest can be a major time suck and even a source of stress when you start feeling overloaded by idea after idea after idea. But it definitely doesn't need to be. To use the site to its fullest potential -- and your advantage -- implement these strategies for pinning like a total boss.

10 Ways To Royally Piss Off Your Wedding Guests | Posted 08.12.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for We're sure you want your guests to have an awesome time at your wedding -- but just in case you don't, here are a few...

70% Of Brides-To-Be Did This Before Even Getting Engaged

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.25.2014 | Weddings

Planning a wedding can be pretty stressful -- so much so, that some brides-to-be admit they started wedding planning before actually getting engaged. ...

How To Plan A Wedding With A MIL Who's Not Your Biggest Fan

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 07.21.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

3 Things I Know Now That I Wish I Knew While Wedding Planning

Alexandra Rosario Kelly | Posted 09.02.2014 | Weddings
Alexandra Rosario Kelly

Everything about our wedding was perfect to me. It was a beautiful, magical day -- and I never, ever, ever want to do it again.

Your Friends And Family Will Thank You For These | Posted 06.18.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Temperatures are rising and wedding season is in full swing, which means couples need to find some creative ways to k...

You'll Never Guess What This Looked Like Before

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.18.2014 | Weddings

We love a savvy bride -- especially one that can take a sad, empty lot and transform it into an incredible wedding venue using 11,000 twinkle lights a...

The Wedding Reception Style Every Newly Engaged Couple Is Coveting | Posted 05.18.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Serving your wedding meal family-style (where each table of guests shares food from a large platter) has been popular...

7 Ways To Say 'I Don't' To Outdated Wedding Traditions

Bustle | Posted 06.03.2014 | Weddings

While the big day is definitely something you want to remember, a true feminist wedding is when the partners know it's really about their marriage.

5 Tips to Avoid 'Identity Theft' When Planning Your Wedding

Maureen R. Goldman | Posted 05.19.2014 | Weddings
Maureen R. Goldman

I have loved being engaged. I still love it. But I have come to realize that this period of my life is just that, a moment. At my core, I am not a fiancée.

7 Ways To Save Money On Your Big Day

Posted 02.19.2014 | Weddings

By Catey Hill for Bridal Guide "I can take a deduction on this?" Discover some little-known ways to cut costs and save big. 1. Look in a "next-d...

3 Things I've Learned About Myself While Planning My Wedding

Alexandra Rosario Kelly | Posted 03.31.2014 | Weddings
Alexandra Rosario Kelly

In a smidge less than four months, I'll be a married lady. So far, in the past year of planning my spring wedding, I've learned more than just what kind of flowers and colors I do or don't like -- I've learned a few things about myself along the way too.

The 7 Most Annoying Questions People Ask When You're Engaged

Posted 01.27.2014 | Weddings

By Kristen Klein for Bridal Guide Once there’s a ring on your finger, you expect to share your proposal story over and over, bounce wedding ideas...

So You're Newly Engaged... Now What?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

By Katie Parsons for Did your guy pop the question over the holidays? Though only 7 percent of Americans decide to get married in Decem...

Bride Survival 101: The Bridal Expo

Shaun Gray | Posted 12.11.2013 | Weddings
Shaun Gray

Chances are you, your mom, your girlfriends, and your groom (poor guy) are starting to research which wedding shows or bridal expos to attend. During a recent show, I took note of the things brides were doing at the show, and I decided to write a few tips to make your next journey through a bridal expo a successful one.

The Importance of Being Nice to Your Wedding Planner and Vendors

Sandy Malone | Posted 11.26.2013 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

I'm not saying you have to kiss my butt to get good wedding-planning services (planning your wedding is my job), but I'm saying that if you told me you didn't need a hairdresser each of the six times I gave you the option during the planning process, you oughta be very, very sweet when you get to the island and suddenly change your mind.

The 12 Hardest Things About Planning A Wedding

Posted 09.05.2013 | Weddings

Planning a wedding can be exciting and fun, but anyone who says it's easy probably isn't telling the truth. Over the weekend, we asked our followe...

8 Wedding Etiquette Dilemmas Solved | Posted 07.19.2013 | Weddings

Editor's note: Bridget Mora is a former bridal salon manager turned wedding writer. She also blogs about autism. (CNN) -- Although every wedding is...