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Lemons to Lemonade: Jenny Ly Donates Canceled Wedding Reception to American Cancer Society

Amber Browning-Coyle | Posted 09.27.2016 | Impact
Amber Browning-Coyle

If you canceled your wedding a month before the Big Day, ending a long term relationship, losing money, facing friends and family, how would you feel? Would you be upset? Overwhelmed? Most importantly, would you be able to think how you can help those in need during YOUR time of need?

The 5 Things Guests Hate Most About Weddings, According To Real Guests

BRIDES | Posted 09.01.2016 | Weddings

For BRIDES, by Jillian Kramer. For the most part, wedding guests are simply happy to be a part of your big day. But it turns out, they’ve got a few...

50 Decadent Ceilings That'll Blow Your Wedding Guests Away

Bridal Guide | Posted 08.02.2016 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

A carefully styled ceiling will transform and elevate your venu

Don't Be That Wedding Guest

Kristen Rocco | Posted 06.03.2016 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

Just as the bouquet and garter belt toss have fallen by the wayside in recent years for brides and grooms, changes to etiquette for guests attending t...

50 Little Details That'll Up Your Wedding's Wow Factor

Bridal Guide | Posted 05.13.2016 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

It's easy to forget about the little details that make your big day special.

50 Dazzling Ways To Make Your Wedding Really Sparkle

Bridal Guide | Posted 04.15.2016 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Sparkle and shine is trending.

Photographic Proof That Foliage Is The New Flower

Bridal Guide | Posted 04.14.2016 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

From cascading eucalyptus and ivy adornments to wreaths of myrtle and swags of fern, foliage is the new flower.

21 Awesome Wedding Games That Will Keep The Party Going

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 03.23.2016 | Weddings

Nobody likes a boring wedding! Keep guests entertained all night long by incorporating one (or more!) of the super fun wedding games below into your r...

21 Gorgeous Ways to Incorporate Gold Into Your Wedding Décor

Inside Weddings | Posted 03.10.2016 | Weddings
Inside Weddings

While some brides go all out with gold glitter table linens, others choose to use the gilded color as an accent on ivory wedding cakes or calligraphy on escort cards. No matter how much of a bullion tone you desire for your own celebration, there are plenty of ways to add golden glamour to suit your individual style on your big day.

50 Ideas That Will Take Your Wedding From Ordinary To Extraordinary

Bridal Guide | Posted 02.22.2016 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Get inspired by some of the most over-the-top ideas we've ever seen.

20 Ways To Make A Statement At Your Wedding -- From Above

Bridal Guide | Posted 02.19.2017 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

If you're looking for a bold and fun way to make a statement at your reception, then ceiling decorations above your dance floor will do the trick.

50 Wedding Ideas You'll Wish You Thought Of First

Bridal Guide | Posted 01.28.2017 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

It's all about the details as you plan your wedding celebration.

Help! I'm Not Excited For My Wedding

Bitchless Bride | Posted 01.26.2017 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

If you're not excited for your wedding, then take a step back and get to the bottom of it before you're stuck with enormous financial responsibility and subsequently, regret.

I'm An Introvert. Can I Hide At My Own Wedding?

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 10.15.2015 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on After being to a few of my boyfriend’s friends’ weddings and knowing my boyfriend does want a wedding...

3 Meaningful Ways to Capture Your Love Story On Your Wedding Day

Kristen Rocco | Posted 10.06.2016 | Weddings
Kristen Rocco

These are just three meaningful ways to capture your love story on your wedding day. But there are many more. Use your unique creativity to uncover the perfect way to share your love story with your wedding guests and with your family.

Top 10 Essentials Of Wedding Etiquette

Jennifer Burby | Posted 09.30.2016 | Weddings
Jennifer Burby

No matter how preoccupied they appear at the wedding, brides and grooms tend to remember rude guests. Enjoy the celebration, share in the love, get on the dance floor, chow down on the cake, and have a blast.

Lounge Looks for Wedding and Receptions

Samala Carrington | Posted 09.11.2016 | Weddings
Samala Carrington

Weddings are simply beautiful. One aspect of weddings that I love is your ability to use your creative side and re-create your favorite movie scene, dream vacation, or maybe a city scape. Whatever you can imagine, you can have it thanks to lounge furniture and up-lighting that can be rented for your big day.

6 Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding Flowers

Amy Child Marella | Posted 09.10.2016 | Weddings
Amy Child Marella

Beautiful flowers will make your wedding day everything you've ever dreamed of. Budget for this cost when you first start planning your event and meet with your florist early on! Give both yourself and your florist enough time to create the perfect arrangements for your wedding day.

Oregon Wedding Featuring Weed Bar Was A Huge 'Hit' With Guests

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.29.2015 | Weddings

This wasn't your typical weeding... er, wedding. For their matrimonial ceremony this summer, Oregon couple John Elledge and Whitney Alexander decided...

15 Creative Seating Signs Fit For A Bride And Groom

Inside Weddings | Posted 08.21.2016 | Weddings
Inside Weddings

In all the excitement of greeting your guests and getting ready for dinner to be served, it can be easy to to forget to save yourself a seat!

Avoid These Songs At Your Wedding, Please

Jordan Hart | Posted 08.19.2016 | Comedy
Jordan Hart

We've all been in that situation where you just want to light up the dance floor with a domestic beer in hand, but end up lurking in the shadows because you aren't quite sure (or drunk enough to know) how to dance to "Sherry" by the Four Seasons.

Weeding Out Your Wedding Nightmares

Liz Coopersmith | Posted 07.23.2016 | Weddings
Liz Coopersmith

The recurring wedding nightmare I hear about, over and over again, is that none of your guests are having a good time. They hate the food, they're not dancing, they're not talking to each other, they're ignoring the candy buffett/photo booth/chocolate fountain.

7 Things All Bad Wedding Speeches Have In Common

BRIDES | Posted 07.23.2016 | Weddings

While you can't really expect to be the toast of the town on someone else's big day (don't worry, your time will come if it hasn't already), you can learn to give a killer wedding toast that not only honors your loved one, but keeps their guests thoroughly entertained too.

Small Ways to Personalize Your Wedding

Casey Dembowski | Posted 07.17.2016 | Weddings
Casey Dembowski

In planning our wedding, my husband and I knew we wanted to add personal touches to our day without bloating our budget. We were getting married in a beautiful hotel ballroom. It was perfect for us and our guest.

Sometimes You Don't Need a Planner

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 06.05.2016 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

This blog probably seems odd to be written by a planner, but hear me out. Not everyone should hire a planner. That's not to say that everyone doesn't need a planner, but for those people that cannot get out of their own way, a planner might not be for you.