Colors that Complement You
Remember when choosing your colors to not only find ones that complement each other, but also you. Just because you arenâ€™t wearing the coral bridesmaid dresses, doesnâ€™t mean that you arenâ€™t going to be adjacent to them in every photo.Â ... Read More
Colors by Season
Every season there are forecasts for the latest â€œitâ€ colors for the seasons ahead.Â Often these are determined by the fashion and art industries.Â However, if you are having a more traditional wedding, you may want to use the colors... Read More
The Importance of Budget â€œWiggle Roomâ€
When you set the budget for your wedding, itâ€™s always smart to allow for some â€œwiggle room.â€Â The more you delve into your wedding planning, the more unexpected costs you will find.Â Most likely, you will not only end up... Read More
Deciding on a Guest List
The bride and groom should sit down and form a list, organized by priority. The first priority guests, or non-negotiable invitations, are people such as immediate family and very close friends.Â Second-priority guests are extended family, and friends. Third-priority would... Read More
What to Wear: Rehearsal Dinner
First, if you can, inquire with the groom’s family (or whoever is hosting) when you RSVP. If that isn’t an option, take into account where the rehearsal dinner is held. If it is at a nice restaurant, opt for a... Read More
Considering a Holiday Weekend Wedding?
Although the couple might be thinking that a holiday weekend is a surefire way for guests to be able to attend, often the opposite is true.Â Especially during the summer, holiday plans are often booked far in advance.Â Although people... Read More
Ask the Editor: Engagement Announcement
My fiancée was married before. Is it still fine to put an announcement in the newspaper, or is that in bad taste?—Jon, New York City, NY You can absolutely still have a newspaper announcement, provided the following is true: Your... Read More
Ask the Editor: Should I send engagement announcements?
I know that you can only send save-the-dates to people who are invited to the wedding, but what about printed engagement announcements? â€“Stacy, Orlando, FL Traditionally, printed engagement announcements arenâ€™t something you should send.Â You should announce your engagement through... Read More