iOS app Android app

Wedding Party

10 Things a Wedding Planner Is Not

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 10.07.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

If you're a bride or a groom and searching for a wedding planner, here are a list of things that a planner probably won't be able to help you out with. And, if you are in a wedding party, or going to a wedding where a planner will be there, you should read this list too. Trust me.

5 Solid Reasons to Have a Joint Bridal Shower

Natasha Burton | Posted 09.05.2015 | Weddings
Natasha Burton

When it comes to pre-wedding festivities, most brides are typically honored solo. However, there are some times when having a joint celebration with a...

14 Mixed Gender Wedding Parties That Beautifully Bucked Tradition

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 09.03.2015 | Weddings

It's 2015, folks, and we are of the firm belief that wedding traditions should be optional. That means your bridal party should be made up of anyone y...

Groomsmen Gone Wild: Epic Stories of Two Very Badly-Behaved Members of the Wedding Party

Sandy Malone | Posted 07.28.2015 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Sometimes I think I've seen enough crazy to produce a TV show called "Wedding Guests Gone Wild," except watching my brides and grooms suffer through their friends' antics isn't entertaining for me.

My Ex Is My Best Friend. And I Was Man Of Honor At Her Wedding

Brian Mauleon | Posted 06.22.2015 | Weddings
Brian Mauleon

Most of them would have supported the idea if I was just the male best friend. But the college ex-boyfriend best friend? No way. I started to think that being Man of Honor was like winning the worst kind of second place.

9 Things To Consider When Choosing Bridesmaids

BRIDES | Posted 06.18.2015 | Weddings

Before you start sending out cute little cards and decorative boxes asking your BFFs to be your bridesmaids, make sure you've thought through all the logistics first.

4 Ways To Be The Wedding Guest Brides And Grooms Love

Amber Harrison | Posted 05.22.2015 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

Regardless of the situation, you can be sure that you don't want to be that guest! You know the one. Avoid anything that makes you the center of attention. It's never fun to have regrets the next morning.

6 Reasons To Forego A Bridal Party (Yes, We Mean It)

Natasha Burton | Posted 03.28.2015 | Weddings
Natasha Burton

In planning each of our weddings, we realized that we actually didn't want to have a bridal party. And so we opted not to. Like many wedding traditions, this one is not for everyone -- and that's okay.

How To Pop The Question...To Your Bridesmaids

Amber Harrison | Posted 03.11.2015 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

Couples are getting increasingly creative with this wedding task, honoring friends and family in personal and meaningful ways. Looking for the perfect way to ask? Here are a few ideas to help you get started.

Tom Hardy Dressed As Bane Accidentally Crashed A Wedding One Time

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.21.2014 | Weddings

In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, we bring you that one time Bane (played by Tom Hardy) accidentally crashed a wedding while filming "The Dark Knight Ri...

Ripping His Pants Was The Least Of This Groomsman's Worries

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.14.2014 | Weddings

When posing for wedding photos, there are a few simple rules to keep in mind. For starters, don't accidentally kick another member of the wedding part...

To Be a Bridesmaid or Not

Susan Vernicek | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weddings
Susan Vernicek

As someone who has fulfilled the role of MOH, I've compiled a short list of tips to make the bachelorette party and bridal shower planning a smooth process.

11 Ways To Look White Hot At A Wedding

Posted 04.09.2014 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Some say it's wrong for anyone but the bride to wear white at a wedding, but we say -- toss the rule book! White brid...

Just So You Know, Nobody Is 'Required' To Be A Bridesmaid

Posted 02.24.2014 | 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...

Do's and Don'ts for the Key Members of the Wedding Party

Sandy Malone | Posted 04.23.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

I've seen the bride's grandfather pop the FoB in the nose at the reception. And I've seen bridesmaids who didn't like each other get into actual physical altercations.

This Dude Is The Saddest Little Groomsman We Ever Did See

Posted 02.07.2014 | Weddings

Gone are the days when couples must have corresponding numbers of bridesmaids and groomsmen in the wedding party. It's totally acceptable for them to ...

This Is What Happened When DMX Crashed A Wedding Party

Posted 01.27.2014 | Weddings

Wedding crashers are generally not a welcome sight to brides and grooms -- but if it's DMX who's crashing the nuptials, amazing videos like this happe...

This Infographic Will Help You Decide Who To Invite To The Big Day

Destination Weddings & Honeymoons | Posted 03.04.2014 | Weddings
Destination Weddings & Honeymoons

Good news: You're getting married! Bad news: After a debate worthy of the Supreme Court, you and your partner whittled down the guest list to 347. Unl...

Say Yes to the (Bridesmaid) Dress: The Only Option You Have

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 02.12.2014 | Comedy
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

I was the shortest bridesmaid by a few heads, and they don't sell petites to accommodate busty, bootylicious, short Jews at David's Bridal, which is definitely an establishment run by Christians, or at least, by tall people.

Why 'Always The Bridesmaid, Never The Bride' Isn't So Bad After All

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Being a bridesmaid is a lot of work. And with the stress (and expense!) of buying shoes to match an awkwardly colored dress, planning showers and book...

10 Things To Do Right Before Your Wedding

Bridal Guide | Posted 10.21.2013 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

I'm getting married in about a month (!) and I keep picturing what those final moments will be like before I become a wife. Will I experience a su...

Why This Woman Was My Maid Of Honor

Posted 08.16.2013 | Weddings

Being chosen as someone's maid of honor is, well, an honor! Of the many wonderful people in a bride's life -- her sisters, cousins, childhood BFFs and...

6 Expert Tips On How To Choose Your Wedding Party

Posted 07.25.2013 | Weddings

You've picked a wedding date (yay!) and now it's time to start choosing your wedding party (groan...). In theory, this should be an exciting task -- a...

Why The High Cost Of Being A Bridesmaid Is Worth It | Posted 06.26.2013 | Weddings

It’s the moment she’s been waiting for: her boyfriend has finally taken to one knee and popped the question—and she said yes. And now she has a ...

The Biggest Question Facing Brides And 'Maids

Posted 06.20.2013 | Weddings

It's no secret that planning a wedding is a very expensive undertaking for the bride and groom. But being in a wedding isn't easy on the pocketbook ei...