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Everything You Need To Know About Wedding Veils

The Knot | Posted 03.28.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

It all comes down to choosing the right veil. Think the waltz is just a dance step? The chapel only a place to say your vows? Could it really be that easy? Check our glossary to find out.

7 Ways Real Brides Can Save Money On Their Wedding

Posted 03.27.2015 | Good News

The phrase “till death do us part” has many implications -- like committing yourself to someone forever, merging bank accounts with that person in...

11 Easy Ways To Save On Your Wedding Gown

The Knot | Posted 03.23.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

These simple secrets might surprise you.

50+ Vintage-Inspired Dresses For Brides Who Love All Things Retro

Bridal Guide | Posted 03.23.2015 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Blast from the past -- retro-inspired wedding dresses are everywhere right now!

Matt Sheehan

California Dreaming: Alibaba Helps LGBT Chinese Couples Get Married In Los Angeles

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 03.20.2015 | World

BEIJING -- Liu Xin and his boyfriend, Hu Zhidong, have opted for a destination wedding. They’re not heading to Venice, Hawaii or even Mexico. Rather...

5 Big Conversations You Should Have Before Saying 'I Do'

The Knot | Posted 03.16.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

You already know there are a few touchy issues engaged couples are "supposed" to talk about before making it official.

Trend Alert! From Rainbow Brite to Rainbow Brides, Life is Getting Colorful!

Evey Rosenbloom | Posted 03.17.2015 | Weddings
Evey Rosenbloom

Rainbows are reaching new heights! As a wedding dress designer, and stylist for EveyClothing.com, I'm seeing more and more brides looking for colorful dresses, rainbow shoes, even colorful veils.

The Joy in Celebrating

Christa Dowling | Posted 03.12.2015 | HuffPost Home
Christa Dowling

It takes the warmth of friends and loved ones to make it special and a joyful gesture of romance is part of this time. Welcoming spring, a wedding, a birthday, a promotion, all these are the most precious moments in everyone's life.

2 Thumbs Up! But Does It Really Matter?

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 03.11.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

The best way to handle reviews is to take them with a grain of salt. While you can't always consider the source since most reviews are anonymous, just take the good with the bad (or the good with the better) and interview vendors on your own.

Little Kid Absolutely Cannot Deal With The Bride And Groom's First Kiss

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.10.2015 | Weddings

When you kiss at your wedding everyone should cheer, right? Not according to this kid. As captured by the wedding photographer, the bride and groo...

10 Hidden Wedding Costs Worth Watching Out For

The Knot | Posted 03.09.2015 | Weddings
The Knot

Beware these hidden costs.

5 Times You Really Should Take Your Engagement Ring Off

BRIDES | Posted 03.11.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

He liked it so he put a ring on it, and now you don't want to take said ring off? We completely understand.

How To Be The Worst Wedding Guest Ever In 10 Easy Steps

Kathrine Conroy | Posted 03.09.2015 | Weddings
Kathrine Conroy

Wedding etiquette is always changing, but there is usually more of a focus on etiquette on the part of the couple getting married: how to word invitations, how to address envelopes, etc. It's easy to forget that guests have to mind their manners, too.

Who Pays for What?

Danielle Rothweiler | Posted 03.05.2015 | Weddings
Danielle Rothweiler

There is an old saying that you should always remember: "He who has the gold, makes the rules." Basically, if the parents are writing the checks, they are also writing the rules.

These Wedding Ideas Are Like A Breath Of Fresh Spring Air

Bridal Guide | Posted 03.03.2015 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

After the long, frigid days of winter, these sun-kissed ceremony setups, centerpieces and details are like a welcome burst of fresh air.

Loss and Mourning in Aida Zilelian's The Legacy of Lost Things

Christopher Atamian | Posted 02.26.2015 | Books
Christopher Atamian

What ensues is a tragic and powerful tale of love and hate, tragedy and rebirth. Zilelian's prose is lyrical at times, but for the most part she crafts a purposely flat realism that perfectly complements her subject matter.

10 Things Every Guest Expects At Your Wedding

Melanie Nolan | Posted 02.25.2015 | Weddings
Melanie Nolan

When planning a wedding it is so easy to get caught up in all the glamour, fashion and photo's that sometimes you forget you are actually hosting an event for 100+ people!

15 Things I'm Embarrassed To Admit I Need From My Future Husband

YourTango | Posted 02.20.2015 | Weddings
YourTango

Though this solo stint has taught me a ton about my values and desires, it's also has given me time to think about thethings I absolutely need in a partner.

Parents of the Bride Commissioning These One-of-a-Kind Wedding Dress Sculptures

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 02.18.2015 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

Have you ever wanted to give a wedding gift that is so unique and memorable it can't be duplicated? Using ceramic, glass, and stone, mosaic artist Shelly Hamill creates sculptures commemorating the bride's wedding dress.

The Ugly Side of Wedding Planning

Alessandra Macaluso | Posted 02.17.2015 | Weddings
Alessandra Macaluso

If you're planning a wedding you'll likely encounter some of the obstacles that are inevitable along the way. But at least now you can enter the race with some training under your belt. I'll be on the sidelines, cheering you on.

24 Unique Details That Will Make Your Bouquet Stand Out

Bridal Guide | Posted 02.17.2015 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Non-floral items such as brooches, paper and even starfish also continue to rise in popularity.

First Comes Love, Then Comes Mortgage

Redfin | Posted 02.13.2015 | HuffPost Home
Redfin

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 27.4 percent of couples who cohabitate before marriage break up by the third year of living together. That might be something to think about if you already have an issue with your significant others' cleaning habits ... or lack thereof.

Here's How A Same-Sex Marriage Proposal Put This Aussie Pop Star On The Map

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 02.11.2015 | Gay Voices

Before Spencer Stout and Dustin Reeser were married at the 2014 Grammy Awards with 33 other couples, their flash mob marriage proposal took the Intern...

Reasons a Destination Wedding Locale Might Be Surprisingly Horrible For Your Guests

Tracie Domino | Posted 02.09.2015 | Weddings
Tracie Domino

Once you determine the type of atmosphere and climate you prefer, there are certain guest considerations we recommend you keep in mind so they will be thrilled to join you for your big day - and will not be complaining behind your back.

We Eloped In Vegas, And It Was Absolutely Perfect

Lisa Page Rosenberg | Posted 02.10.2015 | Weddings
Lisa Page Rosenberg

After we met, Jeff waited a full six months to bring up the topic of marriage. He did this by proposing. We waited another four months before eloping. I purchased a white cocktail dress and pale blue sandals on sale and picked up a veil at a Mexican wedding store.