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Same Sex Wedding Planning

The Top 10 Myths About Same-Sex Weddings

Bernadette Coveney Smith | Posted 02.05.2014 | Weddings
Bernadette Coveney Smith

I've spent a lot of time speaking to people in the wedding industry about same-sex weddings, and I've noticed that a lot of people have misconceptions about what really goes on at these fabulous celebrations.

Same-Sex Wedding Study Offers Insights Into the Diversity of Wedding Planning and Traditions

David Paisley | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Paisley

By and large, same-sex couples are quite nontraditional in their wedding planning. Of course, this should not surprise anyone. The LGBT community does not come from a tradition of marriage, which allows us to write our own rules for celebrations.

'So... Who's The Bride?'

Jamie McGonnigal | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jamie McGonnigal

Luckily, we haven't run into any outright bigotry with any of our wedding vendors, so we feel very fortunate. But every time I see a form or am asked for the name of my soon-to-be wife, it's another conversation to have.

Your 3 Big Same-Sex Wedding Mistakes

Mary Gorham Malia | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mary Gorham Malia

Same-sex marriage is here to stay, so I sat down with Ms. Chris Weber, who has 25 years of experience as a wedding planner, to talk about the biggest mistakes that people make in planning their weddings.

Same-Sex Wedding Planning: 7 Things to Consider

Susan Holland | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Susan Holland

Whenever I plan an event, the first step is to sit with the host and start a dialogue about goals, personal tastes, concerns, etc. The following are a few classic wedding-planning anxieties that present new complexities for same-sex couples.