gray_coyne_k_and_k_photography_cekimbrianwedding041_low Wedding Guest List Etiquette Questions

Wedding planning sometimes feels a bit like a minefield, right? The constant dodging to the right and left, avoiding offending someone or making some sort of grave social faux pas can leave you feeling frustrated and exhausted. We have compiled... Read More

1405-ll_jg_wedding_jenngreg Etiquette Questions Answered!

Did you know that we have a planning and etiquette guide to help you with all of your burning questions? Go here to find answers on everything from how to stay on budget to whether or not you really have... Read More

mizerowski_smith_scobey_photography_smithwedding0025_low Etiquette Dilemma: How Do I Pick My Bridesmaids?

I’m getting married in two years and I’ve met a lot of friends within my college career because I’ve transferred twice already. How do I politely get around not having everyone in my bridal party? Wedding planning would be so... Read More

Groom’s Etiquette Expert on Groom Showers

Photography by Ashley Brokop Question: The bride usually has several showers that include an all-female guest list, so why isn’t there an all-guy bridal, er, “groomal” shower? Groom’s Etiquette Expert, Chris Easter’s Answer: Believe it or not, groom showers... Read More

Groom’s Etiquette Expert on Having a Best WoMan

Photography by Jeff Newsom Question: “My older sister is my best friend! Would it be acceptable if she were the Best WoMan at my wedding?” Groom’s Etiquette Expert, Chris Easter’s Answer: Grooms, this is a lot more common than... Read More

maisonyellow Thank You Note Etiquette

So, the wedding is over and chances are you staring at a giant stack of unwritten thank you notes. Hopefully you took good notes when you were unwrapping and know who gave you what! All you need now is to... Read More

jhendersonstudios_collinwhitney37 Guest Etiquette: Common Invitation Woes

When getting a wedding invitation isn’t a good thing: You thought you would be in the wedding party. You guys are great friends. She would be one of your bridesmaids. And now, here you are, reading your mail in the... Read More

viera Guest Etiquette: You Weren’t Invited

The other day I overheard a conversation that just made me sad. Celebrating one’s recent engagement, a group of women were talking about their own experiences dealing with guest list woes. And what often made it worse? Their friends. The... Read More

DANJES_W_ Guest Etiquette: Plus One Drama

If there is one thing that brings more invitation drama than children, it is the plus one (or lack thereof). Some couples dole out plus ones like candy, others guard them with their lives. Here’s everything you need to know... Read More

jhendersonstudios_collinwhitney55 Wedding Gift Etiquette for Guests

When it comes to attending weddings (and all of those wedding related events), it is hard to know when you should bring a gift. Here are a few helpful hints for gift giving: Wedding presents are definitely a do if... Read More

04-collage Guest Etiquette: Children at Weddings

One of the stickiest guest list dilemmas for an engaged couple is deciding whether or not to invite children. And all of you parents out there know why. Kids change the atmosphere of a party. From dirty diapers to requests... Read More