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Wedding Etiquette

13 Ways To Be A Terrible Wedding Guest

Posted 07.09.2013 | Weddings

Etiquette rules for wedding guests are basic and fairly obvious -- be punctual, polite and above all, have a good time. Yet somehow at every reception...

The 5 Worst Things You Can Do At A Wedding

Stephanie R. Caudle | Posted 09.02.2013 | Weddings
Stephanie R. Caudle

There are numerous things I never thought I would have to tell people not to do but in many cases common sense is not so common. Here are a few tips you should consider NOT doing when attending your next wedding.

Ungrateful Bride Sends Heinous Message To Wedding Guest

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 07.03.2013 | Weddings

Wow, talk about bad manners! On Friday, we received a truly horrifying email from one of our readers that would make etiquette guru Emily Post turn in...

What's The Etiquette For Attending A Themed Wedding? | Posted 07.01.2013 | Weddings

My friends are having a themed wedding next month –- "1950s Rockabilly". Do I really have to follow the dress code or can I go in my normal wedding ...

Wedding Etiquette Do's and Don'ts for the Bride, Family and Friends

Diane Gottsman | Posted 06.26.2013 | Weddings
Diane Gottsman

This is the time of the year when everyone seems to have questions about wedding etiquette. The following are a few do's and don'ts to help get the wedding season off on the right foot, whether you are going to a wedding in the near future or planning ahead for next year.

Katherine Bindley

The Craziest Blow-Up You'll Ever See Over A Wedding Gift | Katherine Bindley | Posted 06.20.2013 | Weddings

It is perhaps the most controversial wedding gift of our time: a basket of food presented to two brides that went so horribly awry, it spawned a text ...

Why I'm Glad My Wedding Wasn't 'Unplugged' | Posted 06.20.2013 | Weddings

It’s in The New York Times, so I guess “unplugged” weddings are a thing, at least among the handsome and affluent people who see themselves in t...

The 7 Best Places To Hook Up At A Wedding

Anne Chertoff | Posted 08.14.2013 | Weddings
Anne Chertoff

You may have heard that many people meet their future spouse at a wedding, but did you know a wedding is even a better place to score an easy hook-up?

Everything You Need To Know About Wedding Gift Etiquette | Posted 06.07.2013 | Weddings

Cash or gift? A selection off the registry or something personal? And better yet -- how much to spend?...

8 Things You Should Never Say To A Newlywed

Posted 03.11.2015 | OWN

By Candace Braun Davison Sometimes, what we tell someone and what we mean to tell her get a little muddled. Here are the things most likely to bri...

The Fastest Way To Ruin A Wedding

Posted 05.29.2013 | Weddings

In an age when smartphones with cameras are ubiquitous, almost any wedding guest with a steady hand can act as a photographer and share the photos on ...

Social Media Etiquette Rules For Every Wedding

Posted 05.21.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for While the Internet has made weddings more fun in a lot of ways (loads of inspiration! live streaming the ceremony!), ...

10 Things A Photographer Should NEVER Do | Posted 05.15.2013 | Weddings

With over 2 million weddings taking place each year worldwide, there are over 2 million opportunities to make mistakes-countless pitfalls just waiting...

Nobody Wants Them At Weddings

Posted 05.14.2013 | Weddings

Kids may be the cutest wedding guests, but for many brides and grooms-to-be, they are also the most problematic. Last week, Redditor ktul7455 shar...

The Dos And Don'ts Of Facebooking At Weddings

Posted 05.10.2013 | Weddings

If any of your guests have smartphones, you can expect to see details of your wedding pop up on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. But there are new eti...

Is It OK To Ban Kids From Your Wedding?

Posted 05.10.2013 | Weddings

When creating their wedding guest list, every couple is faced with the same question: should kids be invited? Here's one woman who made her positio...

Do You Have To Say Hello To Everyone At Your Wedding?

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.10.2013 | Weddings

During a HuffPost Live segment about how it's impossible to throw a wedding and not offend anyone, host Abby Huntsman raised the question "How do you ...

Would You Invite Your Ex To Your Wedding?

Posted 05.06.2013 | Divorce

If you were to remarry, would your ex-spouse make your wedding guest list? It's a frightening prospect for many, but if you're not on terrible ter...

A Wedding Day Pep Talk For Grooms | Posted 05.03.2013 | Weddings

The worst thing that can happen at the ceremony will not happen. You will not faint. You will not flub your lines. The best man will not throw up. She...

Wedding Guest Attire Requirements: Decoded

Kellee Khalil | Posted 04.13.2016 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

Wedding attire requirements: decoded.

You Won't Believe How Much Guests Spend On Weddings

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 05.01.2013 | Weddings

It can be expensive to throw a wedding -- and as anyone who's been invited to a wedding knows, it can also be expensive to attend one. An American ...

7 Wedding Rules You Can Break

Martha Stewart Weddings | Posted 06.28.2013 | Weddings
Martha Stewart Weddings

There are no hard-and-fast rules. Except one: Be a gracious bride and groom while letting your true style shine.

The Wedding Etiquette Rule Guests MUST Follow

Martha Stewart Weddings | Posted 06.19.2013 | Weddings
Martha Stewart Weddings

It's an age-old wedding etiquette question that's been the source of great debate: Is it okay to wear a white dress to a wedding if you are not the one getting hitched?

Solved: 6 Huge Etiquette Dilemmas

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Weddings

(Jo Bryant is an etiquette advisor and editor at Debrett's, the UK authority on etiquette and modern manners ( Any opinions expre...

The Appropriate Way To Register For Gifts

Martha Stewart Weddings | Posted 06.09.2013 | Weddings
Martha Stewart Weddings

Don't Go Overboard When registering, stick to two or three stores you love. Choose a national department store or chain that has lots of household bas...