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30 Unexpected Wedding Costs Brides Tend To Forget

Bridal Guide | Posted 02.08.2014 | Home
Bridal Guide

Sticking to your budget is one of the trickiest parts of planning a wedding -- especially because there are so many hidden costs. To help you out, we checked in with wedding vendors and financial experts across the country.

How To Decide What Type Of Wedding Ceremony Is Right For You

Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway | Posted 02.08.2014 | Home
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway

Finding your personal style is a matter of deciding the type of ceremony most suited to you, and getting a sense of which rituals, blessings, prayers, readings, and cultural or religious aspects are personally meaningful.

10 Things No One Tells You About Getting Engaged

The Knot | Posted 02.08.2014 | Home
The Knot

No matter how long you and your fiancé dated or how many times you've been a bridesmaid in your friends' weddings, there are some truths you just don't find out about until you get engaged.

You'll Never Guess Where This Proposal Took Place

Rebecca Yale | Posted 02.08.2014 | Home
Rebecca Yale

"I had absolutely no idea he was going to propose. I mean, who in their right mind would bring a ring all the way to Antarctica!?"

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

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home

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...

Man Proposes To Girlfriend Using Nothing But Poop (And Love)

Posted 12.06.2013 | Home

We have no words for this proposal -- except for the ones spelled out with cow manure in this video titled "Poopy Proposal." The clip was posted b...

This Wedding Is The Stuff Video Games Are Made Of (Literally)

Posted 12.06.2013 | Home

What happens when a video game creator finds his dream girl and decides to marry her? This epic wedding video. Adventure Quest Worlds creator Adam...

12 Wedding Details We Love In Pantone's Color Of The Year

Posted 12.06.2013 | Home

Lover.ly -- search, save, shop and share wedding ideas in one place. By Rachel W. Miller for Lover.ly This week, the Pantone Color Institute (PC...

LOOK: Designers Sketch What Upcoming Celebrity Brides Should Wear

Bridal Guide | Posted 02.05.2014 | Home
Bridal Guide

We can't rub a crystal ball and predict what's in store. So, we did the next best thing and asked top bridal gown designers to sketch their wedding visions for A-list brides.

What the NY Times Got Wrong About Weddings

Xochitl Gonzalez | Posted 02.05.2014 | Home
Xochitl Gonzalez

In actuality, the "billion dollar wedding industry" as seen in the media is, in reality, a loosely related network of creative professionals running very small businesses.

9 Alternatives To The Traditional Wedding Guest Book

The Knot | Posted 02.04.2014 | Home
The Knot

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com The guest book is one of those wedding details that, with a bit of creativity (even if you've waited until last minu...

The Best Time to Hire a Wedding Planner Is Before You Need Her to Fix Your Mess

Sandy Malone | Posted 02.03.2014 | Home
Sandy Malone

Brides and grooms who recognize the need for a planner and hire somebody like me right off the bat are obviously the best case scenario for me, but that isn't always how it works.

Designing the Perfect Tabletop Series (Part 1)

Sarah Lowy and Jodi Cohen | Posted 02.03.2014 | Home
Sarah Lowy and Jodi Cohen

In this series, we will be exploring the different types of "tablescapes" you can use to create beautiful, interesting reception tables.

5 Best Pieces of Advice for Newly Engaged Couples

Stacie Martin | Posted 02.03.2014 | Home
Stacie Martin

Wedding planning is a good lesson in trust, compromise and learning to lean on each other for the soon to be married couple. When challenges arise, remember that your finance is there to help and support you.

Couple Of 65 Years Dies Six Hours Apart, Unaware Of Each Other's Passing

Posted 12.05.2013 | Home

Frank and Eleanor Turner were married for nearly 65 years before they died six hours apart late last month -- unaware of each other's passing. A pi...

More Proof That Peyton Manning Is A Total Sweetheart

Posted 12.03.2013 | Home

Just because Peyton Manning is one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time doesn't mean he's forgotten about the regular folk -- for instance, when a...

7 Unique Ways To Incorporate Henna Into Your Big Day

Jafreen M. Uddin | Posted 02.01.2014 | Home
Jafreen M. Uddin

We've got seven stunning ideas that will have the magic of mehndi making a high-impact style statement on your big day!

Puerto Rico - A Wedding Location With Honeymoon Possibilities

Dwight Brown | Posted 02.01.2014 | Home
Dwight Brown

The wedding I attended put everything in perspective again. And a trip around the island reconfirmed the island's rich offering of diverse honeymoon destinations.

3 Reasons You Should Definitely Hire A Videographer

Posted 01.23.2014 | Home

By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly While planning your wedding, one of the top pieces of advice you will receive is to hire a photographer you love. And...

As Clock Strikes Midnight, 6 Gay Couples Say 'I Do' In Hawaii

Civil Beat | Chad Blair | Posted 02.02.2016 | Home

HONOLULU -- Same-sex marriage took more than two decades of activism to reach Hawaii, but the first ceremonies only took a few minutes. Shortly aft...

10 Movie Proposals That Will Tug At Your Heartstrings

Posted 11.30.2013 | Home

By Kristen O'Gorman Klein for Bridal Guide The most popular time to pop the question is between Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day, which means engag...

If Katniss And Peeta Married In The Capitol, It Would Look Like This

Posted 01.23.2014 | Home

If you're obsessed with "The Hunger Games" as much as we are, then you're going to love the following "Catching Fire" wedding shoot. Shot by David ...

The Truth About Beauty, On Your Wedding Day And Every Day

Anne Simone | Posted 01.27.2014 | Home
Anne Simone

When we retouch, we say to our clients, "You're better this way." "You're better with a flatter tummy." "You're better with skinnier arms." "You're better with a rounder bum." "You're better without that scar." Who do we think we are?

This Man's Marriage Proposal Is Too Cute For Words, So He Sings It Instead

Posted 11.27.2013 | Home

Every once in a while, a proposal video comes along that puts others to shame -- and not because it's so over the top, but because it's just so darn s...

Happy Couple Is Blissfully Unaware Of Head-Turning Scene Nearby

Posted 11.26.2013 | Home

While taking wedding or engagement photos, lovebirds often get so caught up in the moment that they're oblivious to what's happening around them. And ...