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Wedding Traditions

What 26% Of Brides Refuse To Give Up

Posted 07.29.2013 | Weddings

A new survey reveals that today's brides aren't afraid to buck tradition at their weddings. Online wedding directory surveyed 200...

14 Common And Crazy Wedding Superstitions | Posted 07.16.2013 | Weddings

There are superstitions about everything — unlucky dates to the color of the cat that just walked past you! There is no real easy way to trace back ...

12 Women Reveal Why Their Dads Didn't Walk Them Down The Aisle

Posted 07.15.2013 | Weddings

Tradition dictates that it's the bride's father who walks her down aisle during the wedding ceremony. But what if you don't have a great relationship ...

Why This Couple Had 3 Extravagant Weddings

Posted 07.12.2013 | Weddings

For most couples, getting married once is stressful enough. But some brides and grooms are opting to say "I do" again... and again and again. On Th...

5 Ways To Make Your Wedding More Feminist | Posted 07.09.2013 | Weddings

For the past few weeks we have been living in the midst of what is known in certain circles as “wedding season,” the time of the summer where we a...

Wedding Traditions We Could Definitely Do Without

Posted 06.26.2013 | Weddings

Most weddings consist of a ceremony and a party that are chock-full-of traditions -- the walk down the aisle, the garter toss, the bouquet toss, the ...

5 Wedding Traditions You Can Skip

Posted 06.25.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil for Weddings these days are all about personalization. Couples are looking for ways to make their wedding decor and overa...

Wedding Dance, Without Dad

Anita Malik | Posted 08.15.2013 | Weddings
Anita Malik

So with Father's Day here, spend time remembering your loved one and brainstorming uplifting ways to honor him. Nothing will change the fact that the day will be missing a loving face, but you can still love your day.

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...

LOOK: Groom Is NOT Impressed With This Wedding Tradition

Posted 06.07.2013 | Weddings

We know the garter removal is regarded as one of the more awkward wedding traditions. After all, who really wants to watch the groom dance "sexily" an...

This Wedding Tradition Is Dead

Posted 05.29.2013 | Weddings

If you're planning on going to a wedding, don't expect the bouquet and garter toss to be on the agenda. The centuries-old bouquet and garter toss t...

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...

WATCH: Most Awkward Wedding Dances Ever

Posted 05.09.2013 | Weddings

If there's one thing you can count on seeing at a wedding, it's some seriously awkward dancing. We found some of the most uncomfortable-yet-hilario...

6 Ways To Update Old School Wedding Traditions

Martha Stewart Weddings | Posted 07.03.2013 | Weddings
Martha Stewart Weddings

When it comes to incorporating wedding rituals into your big day, it's important to keep things personal. We've rounded up fresh takes on timeless traditions for you to adapt as you please.

The Most Important Wedding Day Moment

G.E. Masana | Posted 06.16.2013 | Weddings
G.E. Masana

This couple met up earlier on their wedding day for their "First Look." And so they got "that" moment, in fact they were immersed in that OMG moment in a way they couldn't have been if the ceremony was happening.

Why Being a Pregnant Bridesmaid Is Awesome | Posted 04.08.2013 | Weddings

I mentioned a couple weeks ago that I’m a bridesmaid in my brother-in-law’s wedding that is approaching this spring. I have known my husband’s b...

6 Wedding Shower Rules To Follow | Posted 03.26.2013 | Weddings

Look, I like weddings. I enjoy seeing two people I care about pledge their love to each other, before diving into a feast and cutting loose on the dan...

Why Chinese Corpses Are Tying The Knot

Posted 03.25.2013 | Weddings

For most couples, marriage is supposed to last until death do you part. But in the Chinese custom of "ghost marriages," death is just the beginning of...

WATCH: Most Violent Bouquet Toss Ever?

Posted 03.25.2013 | Weddings

Here's one woman who really wants to get married. In a clip from "America's Funniest Home Videos" posted to YouTube Tuesday, a bride's bouquet toss...

PHOTOS: 13 Modern Ideas For Your 'Something Blue'

Kellee Khalil | Posted 05.07.2013 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

When it comes to choosing your "something blue" for your wedding day, there are so many fun, modern ways to slip on a blue detail.

When Men Should Change Their Last Names | Posted 03.05.2013 | Weddings

More than 50 percent of Americans think the woman should be legally required to take her husband’s name in heterosexual marriages. The reason typ...

The Big Problem With Wedding Registries

Posted 03.04.2013 | Weddings

Wedding registries may be an efficient way for newlyweds to begin building their life together, but a recent study suggests that the ritual has had a ...

I'm Gay -- So Can I Have A Traditional Wedding Anyway?

YourTango | Biz Hurst | Posted 12.23.2013 | Gay Voices

Gay weddings are relatively unprecedented. In the meantime, I'll make my own traditions. I was never one of those little girls who dreamed of her w...

What If You DON'T Have Sex On Your Wedding Night? | Posted 11.16.2012 | Weddings

If you don’t sleep together on your wedding night, are you screwed? (And yes, sleep means sex)....

PHOTOS: 10 Incredibly Sweet Father-Daughter Moments

Kellee Khalil | Posted 01.10.2013 | Weddings
Kellee Khalil

But guess who else might shed a tear or two? Don't underestimate the power of sentimental moments -- even on grown men!