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Wedding Etiquette

10 Wedding Etiquette Myths About Planning Your Wedding

Scott Taylor | Posted 09.22.2014 | Weddings
Scott Taylor

From Mom's 'helpful' advice to the shop assistant's spiel on how if you don't cry, then it's not the perfect dress: Here are the biggest offenders in the wedding industry, and let it be henceforth known that they are mythbusted!

If You Pay For The Bridal Shower, Do You Still Have To Buy A Wedding Gift?

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 09.15.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

Want Wedding Guests To RSVP Faster? This Is How To Frame Your Request

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

5 Guests Who Should NOT Be Invited to Your Wedding

Sandy Malone | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

A wedding isn't really an opportunity to renew old friendships and grow new ones -- it's the time to invite those who are closest to you and the people you love the most to witness your vows.

Have the Wedding Budget Talk with Your Parents BEFORE You Start Planning

Sandy Malone | Posted 09.03.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Discussing wedding money -- with your future spouse and both sets of your parents -- is hard. Nobody likes to talk about money -- the subject matter is taboo. Unfortunately, it has to be the first discussion point for wedding planning.

Love and... Remarriage: Etiquette for an Encore Wedding

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 08.25.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

A good friend of mine was getting remarried and it was an amazing event. When planning her wedding, she told me it was a challenge to find information, advice or inspiration for her Encore wedding.

29 Tips For Surviving All Your Friends Getting Married

Literally, Darling | Posted 08.18.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

Pinterest. Rustic charm. $200 bridesmaid dresses. We're at that time in our lives where pretty much all of our friends are getting hitched, and for those of us that aren't (at least not right now), it can be pretty exhausting.

What Your Wedding Gift Says About You

Renee Strauss | Posted 08.25.2014 | Weddings
Renee Strauss

Giving a wedding gift is a highly personal endeavor. While couples may provide their guests with a registry, even the etiquette gurus at the Emily Post Institute say that shopping from this prescribed list isn't a must.

Timing Is Everything for Wedding Photobombs: Especially When a Bare Butt Is Involved

Sandy Malone | Posted 08.13.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

The really funny ones go viral and then other people try to copy (sometimes with hilarious results) the same stunts at the next wedding they attend. Keep this in mind: The very best photobombs are accidental.

One Easy Way To Make Your Wedding Invitations More Personal

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 08.11.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

Here's One Cost Brides And Grooms Don't Have To Cover

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 08.04.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

The Ultimate Guide On How Not To Behave At A Wedding

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.31.2014 | Weddings

As a wedding guest, there are certain standards of behavior that the bride and groom expect you to uphold. Unfortunately, sometimes people leave th...

This Old Wedding Tradition Might Rub You The Wrong Way

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 07.24.2014 | Weddings

One glance at the Facebook wall of a recently engaged woman and it's easy to see that the overwhelming response is "congratulations." But did you know...

10 Cringe-Worthy Wedding Guest Confessions

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.23.2014 | Weddings

When attending a wedding, there are certain standards of behavior you -- as an adult guest -- are expected to uphold. Unfortunately, not everyone ...

How Long Do I Have to Send a Wedding Gift?

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 09.21.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

There is a popular myth that you have up to one year to send the couple a gift. But think about it; if you got married and didn't receive a gift after a few months, wouldn't you assume it wasn't coming?

How To Plan A Wedding With A MIL Who's Not Your Biggest Fan

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 07.21.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

How To Throw A Wedding That Everyone Will Be Talking About

BRIDES | Posted 07.19.2014 | Weddings

By Elizabeth Mitchell for Brides Obviously lush flowers and a gorgeous venue are some of the elements of a beautiful wedding, but picture-perfe...

Wait, Can Male Guests Wear White To A Wedding?

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 07.14.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

4 Words That Could Simplify Your Wedding Invitations

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 07.07.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

The Easiest Way To Encourage Wedding Guests To RSVP On Time

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 06.23.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

Why Won't My Bridesmaids Help Me?

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 08.18.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

I've mentioned things I would like to do and no one offers to help me at all. I need some help but they are always too busy or seem annoyed that I mention wedding things.

Hosting An Engagement Party? Then You Better Be Footing The Bill

HuffPost Weddings Editors | Posted 06.09.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...

The Rights And Responsibilities Of Every Wedding Guest

Posted 05.27.2014 | Weddings

By Rachel W. Miller for Lover.ly There is a lot of wedding etiquette for a wedding guest to keep track of, and so many wedding guest missteps are t...

Who Should Be Invited to a Bridal Shower?

Cheryl Seidel | Posted 07.23.2014 | Weddings
Cheryl Seidel

The purpose of etiquette is to be considerate and make those around you feel comfortable. Of-course I gave the hostess of this bridal shower the benefit of the doubt; that she was only trying to be inclusive.

You're Not Obligated To Invite These People To Your Bridal Appointment

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 05.19.2014 | Weddings

The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct inform...