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7 Must-Read Tech Tips For Newly Engaged Couples

Amanda Goetz | Posted 04.15.2014 | Weddings
Amanda Goetz

Almost as popular as the maid of honor or best man, the Tweetmaster or Tweeter of Honor is becoming a normal addition to bridal party lineups. This is a tech savvy person that can document your wedding from your perspective or just on your behalf.

5 Fascinating Wedding Traditions From Around The World

Sonali Lamba | Posted 04.14.2014 | Weddings
Sonali Lamba

Whether it's something old, new, borrowed, or blue, for many brides, tradition is the foundation upon which the wedding of her dreams is built. No bride is the same and no culture celebrates the same traditions.

Getting Nasty With Your Planner Won't Solve Wedding Budget Woes

Sandy Malone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

The next paragraph is directly quoted from the Weddings in Vieques "Official Guidebook" and I thought about it when I got off the phone with a particu...

The Truth About Wedding Night Sex

Posted 03.22.2014 | Weddings

Written by Maressa Brown on CafeMom's blog, The Stir No matter what religion you were raised with (or without!), society tells us that the consum...

3 Tips for Talking Wedding Budget

Maureen R. Goldman | Posted 03.20.2014 | Weddings
Maureen R. Goldman

When you are planning your own wedding (and likely even if you're not) it has to be done and done well. Don't be scared -- with these three fool-proof tips, you can do it!

6 Ways To Edit Your Bridesmaid List

Danielle Tate | Posted 03.17.2014 | Weddings
Danielle Tate

Knowing your feelings ahead of time can save both you and your long distance friend from scenarios where she's logistically set up to disappoint you.

Hayden Panettiere Rocks A Wedding Dress Like No One Can

Posted 03.11.2014 | Weddings

Hayden Panettiere has been positively glowing ever since she got engaged last October to Ukrainian boxer Wladimir Klitschko, so it's only fitting that...

Why You May Need Plenty of Time Between Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties and the Wedding

Sandy Malone | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Remember folks -- the bachelor and bachelorette party are supposed to be celebrations of the upcoming marriage, not a kickoff to the demise of what was previously a healthy, happy relationship.

You Only Get to Plan the Wedding Once Unless You Want to Pay to Plan It Over and Over Again

Sandy Malone | Posted 04.12.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Remember what they told you in school about standardized tests? Your first instinct is usually correct. If you're unsure, don't mess with it. When it doubt, pick "C." Same rules go for wedding planning.

3 Reasons It's Okay to Say "I Guess I Do"

Raquel Kelley | Posted 03.25.2014 | Weddings
Raquel Kelley

Do whatever you need to do to unwind and know that what you are going through is completely normal. We all go through it, but know that tomorrow will be better.

10 Things You Should Never Tell Your Wedding Florist

Colleen Oakes | Posted 03.25.2014 | Weddings
Colleen Oakes

Here are some of my favorite (REAL) lines from hundreds of consultations. And let me just add that for every bridezilla, there were probably 10 delightful brides, something that those in the industry know very well.

Let it Snow: Hercules Couldn't Keep Me from My Son's Wedding

Sue Shanahan | Posted 03.23.2014 | Good News
Sue Shanahan

She and her husband had managed to drive from Vermont to Boston and were at the rehearsal dinner. The message read  simply, "Your flight has been cancelled. I'm so sorry."

4 Steps To Being A Gracious Bride

Stacie Martin | Posted 03.01.2014 | Weddings
Stacie Martin

While the bride is traditionally the center of attention during the wedding, she should still remember to be gracious and consider the feelings of others during the planning process and even on her big day.

10 New Year's Resolutions For The Newly Engaged

Xochitl Gonzalez | Posted 03.01.2014 | Weddings
Xochitl Gonzalez

Somewhere, personalizing a wedding got confused with slapping a monogram on anything that was markable, and replicating every cute idea seen around the blogosphere.

What the Bride Wants, the Bride Gets -- Wedding Planners Don't Make the Big Decisions

Sandy Malone | Posted 02.15.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

There seems to be a misunderstanding amongst some about WHO makes the decisions and choices for the wedding events. The clients choose the venue, the lighting, the food, the beverages, the music and pretty much everything else you can think of.

9 Fashion Forward Looks For Only The Most Stylish Brides

Posted 12.09.2013 | Weddings

Lover.ly -- search, save, shop and share wedding ideas in one place. By Kellee Khalil for Lover.ly The runways of Bridal Market 2014 saw looks...

5 Best Pieces of Advice for Newly Engaged Couples

Stacie Martin | Posted 02.03.2014 | Weddings
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.

34 Heartwarming Proposal Stories That Will Make Your Day

Bridal Guide | Posted 01.26.2014 | Weddings
Bridal Guide

Whether you're ready to pop the question or just in need of a quick serotonin boost, these swoon-worthy proposals are sure to inspire.

The Problem With Pinterest-Addicted Brides

Sandy Malone | Posted 01.26.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Social Media is just a massive, colossal, gargantuan information overload for many brides, and if they spend too much time online "planning," they start to go a little nuts.

Feminist Weddings: Going Beyond the Dress

Kirsten Palladino | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings
Kirsten Palladino

Brides, no matter their sexual orientation, should have the right to consider wearing pants on their wedding day, and know that they can still be considered a bride.

The Best Advice While Planning Your Wedding

Claudia Maittlen-Harris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Claudia Maittlen-Harris

Reducing stress while planning your wedding is always a bonus. Finding and securing great vendors can be a time-consuming, daunting task so trust your instincts. People tend to show you their true colors early -- pay attention.

15 Reasons To Say 'I Do' To Wedding Day Tattoos

Posted 11.11.2013 | Weddings

By Kellee Khalil, Lover.ly There was a time when the common objection to getting a visible tattoo was, "But what about your wedding?" We're happy t...

Must-Have Products All Brides Need In Their Beauty Bag

The Knot | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
The Knot

We went straight to the pros and asked them to handpick their favorite beauty products for your wedding day.

How to Relieve Engagement Anxiety

Sheryl Paul | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Sheryl Paul

Like any process of self-growth and healing, working with the habitual patterns that keep us mired in negative stuck places is a practice.

The Absolute Worst Part About Wedding Season

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 09.30.2013 | Comedy

Through the power of '60s girl group music, comedian Bridgid Ryan captures the turmoil involved in the daunting task of finding a wedding date. T...