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Bridey, Please Don't Throw an Engagement Party Only for the Presents...

Bitchless Bride | Posted 12.15.2016 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

Not gonna lie... This story horrified me. Like H.O.R.R.I.F.I.E.D. me. One of my esteemed colleagues in the industry told me about a bride who actually asked her to help her plan an engagement party for the sole purpose of receiving presents from her guests. I know!

11 Wedding Gifts Worth Buying Off-Registry

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 08.05.2016 | Weddings

When it comes to wedding gifts, some couples are strict "registrationists." Going off-registry is simply not allowed. Sometimes, however, it's a g...

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.

Why We Should Stop Giving Wedding Gifts | Posted 06.11.2013 | Weddings

Marriage customs have undergone many profound changes in the past few centuries. Contemporary American brides and grooms don’t meet for the first ti...

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?...

18 Affordable Personalized Wedding Gifts | Posted 05.13.2013 | Weddings

We’ve all been there. Here are some fabulous personalized gifts under $60, and all you need is the info on the wedding invite!...

Keira Knightley's Sweet Wedding Gift

Posted 05.09.2013 | Weddings

Keira Knightley's new husband, musician James Righton, gave her a very sweet gift when they tied the knot on Saturday. Righton gifted his new wife ...

14 Truly Cool Wedding Gifts | Posted 04.25.2013 | Weddings

While cash always seems the preferred gift these days, the best ones say something about the life you hope the happy couple will lead. If you want to ...

10 Clever Items You'll Want To Add To Your Registry | Posted 04.05.2013 | Weddings

Just a couple weeks ago, we scoured the home and housewares show (that’s when all the major brands show off their newest products of the year) to fi...

How To Ask For Cash Instead Of Wedding Gifts

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 03.31.2014 | Weddings

In 2012, as many as 70 percent of couples lived together before they got married, compared to 10 percent in 1960. Clearly, times have changed! For ...

The 14 Worst Wedding Gifts Ever

Posted 03.13.2013 | Weddings

At least one of these items ended up in the trash.

Love Is in the Air

Lisa Holt | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Lisa Holt

As much as we all love to be a part of the happy couples day, one thing that many of us dread is the inevitable gift giving.

Mother Saves Pieces Of Son's Childhood, Gives Them To Him At His Wedding

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.01.2012 | Parents

When Reddit user justgrant2009 celebrated his wedding, his mother presented him with a special gift she'd been preparing his whole life. "Growing ...

Queeries: Second Wedding, Second Set Of Gifts?

Steven Petrow | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Steven Petrow

Same-sex couples have been discriminated against for all too long in this country, so let's celebrate when we can. How can we not be joyous of a couple's right to have a state-sanctioned wedding, and show our joy and respect with a gift, no matter their previous marital history?