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As the nation's leading wedding resource, The Knot is the go-to guide for all things wedding – from amazing wedding decor ideas and the latest wedding fashions to tons of helpful planning how-tos, etiquette advice and more! Our editors eat, breathe and sleep weddings so they can bring you the hottest trends and best tips.

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6 Cringe-Worthy Wedding Guest Fails

(4) Comments | Posted June 30, 2014 | 11:49 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

Worried you'll have a rogue wedding guest? We've all been to at least one wedding with a guest who made us cringe, but these stories help put everything into perspective. That way, if your uncle's dance moves get a little...

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8 Adorable Animal Wedding Photos

(0) Comments | Posted June 27, 2014 | 11:47 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

You may not think weddings and animals go well together, but these pictures prove just how romantic it can be to include some super-cute four-legged friends in your wedding day, whether it's your pet, a nearby farm animal or hosting...

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7 Ideas That Prove You Don't Have to Take Your Wedding Too Seriously

(0) Comments | Posted April 3, 2014 | 11:56 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

Just because you're planning a wedding doesn't mean you can't have a little fun with it. (Not all weddings have to look classic and perfect!) One way to create a playful vibe: Look to your younger years for inspiration. Take...

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How Much Do Couples Spend On Weddings?

(2) Comments | Posted March 31, 2014 | 11:44 AM

By Jamie Miles for TheKnot.com

Each year TheKnot.com surveys nearly 13,000 brides that have gotten married in the last year to find out their wedding budget, style preferences and other key details. It's called The Knot Real Weddings Study, and we have to...

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8 Ways To Honor Deceased Loved Ones At Your Wedding

(0) Comments | Posted March 27, 2014 | 11:43 AM

By Bridget Clegg for TheKnot.com

Your wedding day is a celebration with loved ones, so it's only natural to want to include those relatives who have passed away. Your inclusion of a deceased relative can be as subtle as a symbolic white rose in the bouquet or as...

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10 Hot New Wedding Catering Trends For 2014

(0) Comments | Posted March 21, 2014 | 11:48 AM

By Amy Levin-Epstein for TheKnot.com

There's so much more to wedding food than chicken and potatoes. From decadent cheese platters to push pops for dessert, spice up your reception with one of these unique ideas.

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Some Couples Are Getting Sued For Negative Vendor Reviews

(1) Comments | Posted March 16, 2014 | 1:49 PM

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Photo: Nakai Photography/The Knot

By Lisa Freedman for TheKnot.com

Some wedding professionals are adding fine print to their contracts forbidding couples from leaving negative reviews online. And they're serious: Brides who break these contracts are being threatened with lawsuits.

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5 Subscription Service Gifts Your Bridesmaids and Groomsmen Will Love

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2014 | 12:13 PM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

They'll stand by your side at your wedding, so your bridesmaid and groomsmen deserve a gift that's thoughtful and personalized. One genius idea? Get them a subscription service. It's literally the gift that keeps on giving (usually for three months,...

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7 Creative Ways To Propose To Your Bridesmaids

(1) Comments | Posted February 26, 2014 | 1:57 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

They've been with you through thick and thin and now you're ready to make it official -- with your bridesmaids that is! Your bridesmaids, especially your maid-of-honor, will be crucial throughout the wedding planning process and the day of, so we've rounded...

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10 Hot Wedding Registry Trends for 2014

(2) Comments | Posted February 25, 2014 | 10:38 AM

By Lauren Kay for TheKnot.com

Registering for china, gadgets and 500-thread-count sheets is one of the best perks of your engagement, but it can also be a bit overwhelming. Start here with these top trends that will inspire your registry picks.

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8 First Looks You Don't Want To Miss

(0) Comments | Posted February 16, 2014 | 1:54 PM

By Bridget Clegg for TheKnot.com

First look photos memorialize the excitement, awe and love between a couple just before the wedding ceremony starts. They also give brides and grooms a private moment to work through their happy tears before standing at the altar! Make sure you tell your...

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This Couple Really Loves Football -- and Their Wedding Proves It

(1) Comments | Posted February 2, 2014 | 12:10 PM

By Jamie Miles for TheKnot.com

This couple really knows how to stick to a theme! I guess it's easy when you're both die-hard football fans (she's a Giants fan; he's a Red Skins supporter). Everything from the boutonnieres to the cake toppers and even the wedding...

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8 Engagement Party Theme Ideas

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2014 | 10:57 AM

By the editors of TheKnot.com

The key to throwing the perfect engagement party? Find a theme that fits the couple of honor. Here are some ideas you're sure to love.

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10 Pretty Bridal Shower Cake Ideas

(0) Comments | Posted January 25, 2014 | 2:35 PM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

You can have just about any kind of dessert at your bridal shower, but a cake is a fun and pretty way to top off the party. And it's a chance for you to get as creative as you like. Here are a...

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10 Creative Engagement Photo Ideas

(0) Comments | Posted January 12, 2014 | 11:56 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

Why not put a fun twist on the classic engagement photo shoot?

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Photo: Maloman Photographers/The Knot

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9 Real Brides' Wedding Ring Engravings

(3) Comments | Posted January 6, 2014 | 9:48 AM

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By the editors of TheKnot.com

The custom of engraving wedding bands dates back to medieval Europe, when couples would include phrases from romantic poetry on their bands -- and we love how romantic this...

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10 Things No One Tells You About Shopping For An Engagement Ring

(49) Comments | Posted December 26, 2013 | 10:59 AM

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By Richie Frieman for TheKnot.com

I don't think many people -- men and women -- quite understand the roller coaster of emotions a person goes through while shopping for and picking out an engagement ring. It happened to...

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10 Beautiful Plus-Size Wedding Dresses You'll Love

(1) Comments | Posted December 23, 2013 | 10:47 AM

By Jennie Ma for TheKnot.com

Follow these wedding gown trends to flatter your gorgeous curvy figure.

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6 Ways To Celebrate Your Engagement

(0) Comments | Posted December 13, 2013 | 10:58 AM

By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com

Just engaged? Congrats! Now's the time to celebrate as a couple and with your friends and family! (Our suggestion: Don't do any wedding planning before you do at least one of these things.)

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10 Adorable Ways To Style Your Flower Girls

(0) Comments | Posted December 12, 2013 | 10:55 AM

By Bridget Clegg for TheKnot.com

If you're including a flower girl in your bridal party, amp up her inherent cuteness with a creative floral accent. From a peony crown on her head to the floral-topped ballet slippers on her toes, these 10 interpretations of flower girl style make...

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