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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...

Keeping a Repair From Ruining a Holiday Gift

Ryan Banfill | Posted 12.23.2014 | Money
Ryan Banfill

It turns out that I'm not alone in my feeling that buying a service contract on those headphones would ease my nerves should they need to be repaired. It appears people agree service contracts provide an easy, convenient way to gain that comfort.

The Lost Art of Writing Thank You Notes -- Guidelines for Brides and Grooms

Sandy Malone | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Unfortunately, the etiquette of wedding thank you notes is suffering from this basic skill set that parents didn't teach the newest generation of brides and grooms. It's time to do something about that.

How to Be a Good Wedding Guest

Reflective Bride | Posted 12.08.2014 | Weddings
Reflective Bride

Planning a wedding, though lovely and romantic, can be a very stressful process... and there are a few things you as a guest can do to make life a little easier on the happy couple.

10 Preppy Monogrammed Wedding Gifts

Maggie Lord | Posted 11.15.2014 | Weddings
Maggie Lord

Once you get invited to a preppy style wedding you then have to start your hunt for the perfect wedding gift. Many couples will provide you with their registry list, but every once in awhile it is nice to go 'off the list' and buy something different.

Couple Receives Special Wedding Message From George R.R. Martin

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 09.02.2014 | Weddings

Sometimes the best wedding gifts happen when guests think outside the registry. One Redditor posted this picture Monday with the caption, "Just rec...

What Your Wedding Gift Says About You

Renee Strauss | Posted 10.15.2014 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

Giving a wedding gift is a highly personal endeavor. While couples may provide their guests with a registry, even the etiquette gurus at the Emily Post Institute say that shopping from this prescribed list isn't a must.

How Long Do I Have to Send a Wedding Gift?

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 09.21.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

There is a popular myth that you have up to one year to send the couple a gift. But think about it; if you got married and didn't receive a gift after a few months, wouldn't you assume it wasn't coming?

The Overlooked Importance of a Gift Attendant

Lauren Randolph | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weddings
Lauren Randolph

Depending on your family, friends, and cultural background, you could receive large amounts of cash and valuable gifts on your wedding day. Most people would never just leave cash unattended, so why are couples so passé about leaving envelopes and gifts unattended in public places on their wedding day?

Who's The Happiest One at a Wedding?

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 06.26.2014 | Weddings
Sybil Adelman Sage

Nobody has more reason to enjoy a wedding than Sylvia Weinstock, at 84 still personally delivering cakes that cost thousands, even tens of thousands. ...

Sorry, But These Items Are Not Appropriate For A Wedding Registry

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 06.02.2014 | 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...

Should You Open Your Wedding Gifts Before The Big Day?

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 04.21.2014 | 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...

The Wedding Gift Etiquette You Need To Know

Posted 03.24.2014 | 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...

10 Gifts Newlyweds Are Sure To Love

Sara Morgan | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weddings
Sara Morgan

Creating a wedding registry can feel more like a to-do list than a compilation of products that inspire and excite you, but it doesn't have to be.

They Went To A Wedding And All They Got Were These Awesome Photos

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 02.07.2014 | Weddings

After checking out the party favors from film director Suzi Yoonessi and Spencer Crossland's January wedding, we were left wondering one thing: Why th...

How To Ask For Cash Instead Of Wedding Gifts

Posted 01.23.2014 | 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...

Are Weddings Getting Too Costly For Guests? Tips For Keeping Costs Low

Erica Laudon | Posted 02.11.2014 | Weddings
Erica Laudon

Are bridal attendant and guest expenses getting out of control? If you are mother of the bride or mother of the groom, how do you feel about these costs for friends and family members? What would you do about it?

Former Gilt Groupe Trio Addresses Needs of Changing Trends in Modern Marriages

Lisa Chau | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Lisa Chau

Given the increase of same-sex unions and the changing lifestyles of today's modern couples, a shift is required in wedding traditions such as gift registries. Enter Zola. Founded by Kevin Ryan, Shan-Lyn Ma and Nobu Nakaguchi, Zola allows its users to create a more modern registry online.

How Late Is Too Late To Send A Wedding Gift?

Posted 10.07.2013 | 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...

An Apology For All The Times I Went Off Registry

Lori Fradkin | Posted 10.31.2013 | Weddings
Lori Fradkin

I realize it only now that I'm getting married as well, but it seems I messed up when it came to some of your gifts.

The Outrageous Number Of Newlyweds Who Sell Their Wedding Gifts Online

Posted 08.19.2013 | Weddings

We hate to break this to you, but if you've been putting a lot of thought into your wedding gifts, then you've been wasting your time. At least accord...

The Wedding Gift 'Rule' You Can Ignore

Posted 08.05.2013 | 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 Ideas For A Fabulously Modern Bridal Shower

Posted 08.01.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly Bridal showers are a pre-wedding tradition, but if you ask us, it's a tradition that could use some shaking up. Bride...

Wedding Gifts That Keep on Giving

Sherri Kuhn | Posted 09.28.2013 | Weddings
Sherri Kuhn

He says I still have that new bride smell. That man I exchanged I do's with almost 26 years ago... the man I promised to love and to cherish, to honor and cook for, and to continue to laugh at his potty humor until death do us part.

WATCH: World's Worst Wedding Crasher Caught Stealing Gifts

Posted 07.10.2013 | Weddings

Don't invite this guy to your wedding. One Pennsylvania man is wanted after crashing a wedding Sunday night and stealing a box full of cash and che...