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Wedding Etiquette

The Dos And Don'ts Of Wedding Invitation Etiquette

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 03.26.2015 | Weddings
Jacqueline Whitmore

When it comes to invitation and RSVP etiquette, it's often times confusing for the happy couple and their guests. What is the proper protocol?

How To Politely Ask The Awkward 'Do I Get A Plus-One?' Question

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 03.23.2015 | 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...

Why A Paper Wedding RSVP Card Is Still The Way To Go (Even In 2015)

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 03.09.2015 | 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...

What You Must Include In Your Wedding Weekend Welcome Bag

Tracie Domino | Posted 03.06.2015 | Weddings
Tracie Domino

The actual makeup of what you gift your arriving guests can vary greatly based on your budget, but with access to such a wide range of resources today, welcome bags are now accessible for all budgets. Plan for these and your guests will be incredibly appreciative.

This Is How Long You Actually Have To Send Those Wedding Thank-You Notes

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 03.02.2015 | 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...

How Being A Bride Taught Me To Be A Better Wedding Guest

Caitlyn Becker | Posted 02.28.2015 | Weddings
Caitlyn Becker

We've all been guilty of being a sucky guest at one time or another (myself included) but here is a sure-fire way to never be that person again.

The Very Real Struggle All Engaged Couples Face

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 02.13.2015 | Weddings

Some people love using the word "fiancé/fiancée," while others cringe their way through it. I'm in the latter camp. To me, a "fiancé" is the ch...

3 Things To Consider When Deciding How Much To Spend On A Wedding Gift

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 02.09.2015 | 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 You Need To Put On A Save-The-Date (And One You Don't)

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 02.02.2015 | 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...

10 Tips for Newly Engaged Couples

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 03.17.2015 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

So what do you do now? Here are my top 10 tips that will help you successfully navigate -- and truly enjoy -- this exciting time in your life. I also reached out to recent brides for their input.

15 Things You Should Never, Ever Say To A Bride

Bridal Guide | Posted 03.17.2015 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

While planning a wedding is something that you may have dreamt about and looked forward to doing for most of your life, it can also be a very stressfu...

2 Legitimate Reasons To Back Out Of Your Bridesmaid Duties

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 01.12.2015 | 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...

The Awkward Wedding Gift Dilemma It's Best To Disregard

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 01.05.2015 | 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...

How To Deal With Wedding Guests Who Try To Add A Plus-One

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 12.29.2014 | 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...

A Guide to Wedding Bar Etiquette: How to Water Your Guests Correctly

Sandy Malone | Posted 01.19.2015 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Your wedding reception is a party being given by the bride and groom and/or their families, and the only expense your guests should incur is that of a gift and whatever it costs them to actually be there to attend.

Wedding Registry Mistakes to Avoid

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 01.18.2015 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

A wedding registry is really for your guest's convenience, so try to think about it from their point of view. Here are some other guidelines to help you create a wedding registry that will make both you and your guests happy.

'Do We Have to Invite Plus Ones to Our Wedding?'

Wendy Atterberry | Posted 12.21.2014 | Weddings
Wendy Atterberry

While the rules of etiquette are slightly flexible on inviting 'plus ones' for single friends who aren't in serious relationships, they are rigid when it comes to inviting the spouses and live-in partners of guests.

Katy Hall

How To Nicely Tell Wedding Guests Their Phones Aren't Invited

HuffingtonPost.com | Katy Hall | Posted 01.22.2015 | Weddings

Just before Heather Letostak’s wedding ceremony began, the priest made an announcement: No phones allowed. “He kind of joked around,” said L...

9 Secrets to Finding the Right Wedding Officiant

Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway | Posted 12.08.2014 | Weddings
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway

To create the right kind of wedding you have to select the right officiant--or officiants--but you need to have a clear understanding about what to expect in your work together.

Here's What Happens When You Leave Your Wedding Guests Unattended

Ariane Fisher | Posted 12.07.2014 | Weddings
Ariane Fisher

We see lots of crazy scenes caught by guests on the WeddingMix cameras or uploaded with the app. Here's a video montage of some of our recent favorite scenes of wedding guests at play. And don't worry, the miniature groomsman did survive the bullfight.

This Is The Right Kind Of Gift To Bring To An Engagement Party

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 10.06.2014 | 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 Tips for Sending the Perfect Thank You Card

Raquel Kelley | Posted 12.03.2014 | Weddings
Raquel Kelley

While the big day may be over, your duty is not done. Trust me, people are waiting on that one last final element. So here are three tips to make sure you are doing everything you can do to say "Thank You."

A Complete Wedding Day Survival Guide For Introverts

BRIDES | Posted 12.02.2014 | Weddings
BRIDES

As excited as you are for your wedding, chances are, you're also dreading the whole all eyes on you all night, small talk, go-go-go aspect of it.

Are Intimate "I Do's" Right for You?

Amber Harrison | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

Even if you are not an A-list Hollywood celeb, the level of privacy around your nuptials is an important thing to consider, even early on, to ensure your day is as reflective (and respectful!) of you as possible.

The Key to Wedding Gratuities - A Primer for Newbies

Sandy Malone | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Trying to remember who you need to hand cash to, and how much, isn't something you want to think about on the most important day of your life. And even if you plan ahead to do it, that doesn't mean you'll actually succeed.