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An Invitation Etiquette Primer for the Newly Engaged: When and How to Share Your Wedding Information With Your Guests

Sandy Malone | Posted 11.24.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

The birth of the online invitation has made life simpler for brides and grooms but more confusing, in some cases, for the guests. Check out the guidance below for a smooth and painless process.

A Guide to Wedding Bar Etiquette: How to Water Your Guests Correctly

Sandy Malone | Posted 11.19.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Your wedding reception is a party being given by the bride and groom and/or their families, and the only expense your guests should incur is that of a gift and whatever it costs them to actually be there to attend.

19 Pieces Of Wedding Advice From Married People Who've Been There

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 11.13.2014 | Weddings

They say hindsight is 20/20 and that's certainly true when it comes to wedding planning. When you're in the thick of it, it's easy to get bogged do...

12 Brides Reveal What They Would Have Done Differently

BRIDES | Posted 11.10.2014 | Weddings
BRIDES

You can plan a wedding only up to a point.

The Key to Wedding Gratuities - A Primer for Newbies

Sandy Malone | Posted 12.01.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Trying to remember who you need to hand cash to, and how much, isn't something you want to think about on the most important day of your life. And even if you plan ahead to do it, that doesn't mean you'll actually succeed.

The Ultimate Wedding Ring Exchange

Judith Johnson | Posted 11.12.2014 | Weddings
Judith Johnson

The exchange of wedding rings typically occurs immediately after the sharing of wedding vows. It is a symbolic ritual in which marriage partners place a ring on their partner's finger to create a physical reminder of the sacred vows they have exchanged.

Why Do Weddings Cost SO Much?

Lauren Grove | Posted 11.11.2014 | Weddings
Lauren Grove

I asked the same exact question when I was planning my wedding. And I never really figured it out until AFTER my wedding when I started working in the industry, learning the ins and outs and what it really takes for a wedding to happen.

Why 'Everything In Moderation' Should Be Your Wedding Mantra

Posted 07.13.2014 | Weddings

By Kim Forrest for WeddingWire Yes, your wedding is your day to shine -– you’re the center of attention and you probably want every detail to b...

To Be a Bridesmaid or Not

Susan Vernicek | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weddings
Susan Vernicek

As someone who has fulfilled the role of MOH, I've compiled a short list of tips to make the bachelorette party and bridal shower planning a smooth process.

Beat Those Pesky Post-Wedding Blues

Amber Harrison | Posted 08.19.2014 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

Fortunately, there are lots of ways to keep that newlywed glow long after the wedding day has passed. Here are just a few tips to combat those dreary post-wedding blues.

Plan a Summer Wedding in Eight Weeks or Less

GalTime | Posted 08.05.2014 | Weddings
GalTime

For all those other couples out there who are ready to march down that aisle, Duncan offers these simple tips for planning a summer wedding in eight weeks or less.

5 Easy Ways To Go Green At Your Wedding

GalTime | Posted 08.03.2014 | Weddings
GalTime

The idea here is to cut down on wasting fuel. Choose a venue that does both the wedding and reception so guests don't have to drive to more than one location.

5 Ways Brides And Grooms Completely Blow Their Wedding Budget

Sandy Malone | Posted 07.30.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

Don't try to extend you reception beyond the standard four to five hours. That's enough free unlimited alcohol for any group of wedding guests.

How to Turn Wedding Stress Into Wedding Bliss

Debbie Gisonni | Posted 07.01.2014 | Weddings
Debbie Gisonni

Wedding season is in full swing, but often the big event that is supposed to be filled with love and happiness is consumed with stress and guilt for the blissful couple. It doesn't and shouldn't have to be that way.

5 Wedding Photo Poses To Avoid Altogether

Glamour | Posted 06.23.2014 | Weddings
Glamour

Just... no

8 Wedding Planning Secrets From the Insiders

Judith Johnson | Posted 06.18.2014 | Weddings
Judith Johnson

Your wedding day will not be perfect, but a great team of vendors can make sure it's as close as possible.

Wedding Lessons & Tips From Game of Thrones

Carmen Feliciano | Posted 06.02.2014 | Weddings
Carmen Feliciano

Use faux-fur of course!

Lauren Conrad Has Some Simple Yet Brilliant Wedding Advice

Posted 03.28.2014 | Weddings

Lauren Conrad is basically doing everything right in her life and we can't help but hang on her every word. So when she starts dishing about wedding p...

6 Unconventional Wedding Fashion Tips

Carmen Feliciano | Posted 04.15.2014 | Weddings
Carmen Feliciano

Wearing something akin to a sack will not make you look "better". While you want to avoid dresses that are too tight (this applies to anyone of any size), dresses that show off your curves actually make you look slimmer and sexier.

How To Choose A Wedding Date In 7 Steps

Posted 02.10.2014 | Weddings

By Davia Lee for Bridal Guide Choosing a wedding date is one of the most important planning decisions that you'll have to make as a couple — it w...

4 Reasons To Consider A Surprise Wedding

Carmen Feliciano | Posted 04.05.2014 | Weddings
Carmen Feliciano

While avoiding paparazzi is a great reason to have an "ambush wedding," there are equally great reasons for non-celebrities to surprise their friends.

The Truth About Wedding Trends

Tricia Spencer | Posted 03.29.2014 | Weddings
Tricia Spencer

Like the fashion world, the wedding industry loves its trends. But should we?

4 Things You Should Never Ask Your Bridesmaids

Stephanie Herbst | Posted 03.24.2014 | Weddings
Stephanie Herbst

While your bridesmaids are going to be there for you, that doesn't mean you should abuse your bridal power! No one likes a bridezilla, but as some of you past brides must know, sometimes walking the line between bride and friend is tricky.

The Seven Deadly Bridal Sins

Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings

By Denise Schipani for for Bridal Guide Attention, brides-to-be: Set aside your "to do" list for a minute and take a look at this "w...

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.