Ask the Editor: How to Mention Bride’s Deceased Mother
My mother passed away a couple of years ago and I want to mention her on the wedding invitation because so many of her friends and relatives are invited. How... Read More
Groom as Family Spokesperson
One of the main duties a groom must do is communicate well with his family. Direct communication between all parties is best, but sometimes there are misunderstanding or delicate issues,... Read More
How to Ask if Your Parents can Contribute to Your Wedding
First, how this conversation goes varies greatly on your relationship with your parents. If, for example, you have always been close with them, and everyone is honest and direct, you... Read More
No Mother of the Bride?
No Mom? Due to many reasons, some brides may find themselves navigating the engagement and wedding process without a mother. The role of mother-of-the-bride is often seen as a critical... Read More
No Father to Walk You Down the Aisle?
No father-figure to walk you down the aisle? Whether due to divorce, death, or you simply don’t have a relationship with your father, there are plenty of other options available.... Read More
Ask the Editor: Bridesmaids and Family
My fiance and I both have two siblings. My two brothers will be groomsmen. One of his sisters will be a bridesmaid, and the other one I chose not to... Read More
Don’t Worry…We Hired Uncle Bob!
Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at www.pswhittingham.com I recently photographed Gus & Laura’s wedding. Unlike many traditional couples, they decided to have a smaller celebration. The result was... Read More
Friends and Family – Are They as Much Help as You Think?
Photography by Anna Kuperberg Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.kuperberg.com Many couples are struggling with the fact that they want to cut down on costs, but still... Read More
William Fogler Talks about Seating Arrangements with Divorced Parents
Whether it’s wedding etiquette questions, info on the latest styles and trends, or timeless advice, our in-house wedding designer William has the answers.Have a burning question about your big day?... Read More
The Man Registry with Newlyweds and Finance
Photography by Viera Photographics Many newlyweds have financial questions…the guys at TheManRegistry.com have answers. Statistics say that finances are the number one topic that married couples argue about (think about... Read More
With Us In Spirit
A wedding is a joyful event that celebrates the union of two people who have found in each other a lifelong love. The ceremony symbolically affirms, and also legalizes the... Read More
Drink Before You Speak! And Other Unwritten Laws of Wedding Toasts!
Photography by The Wiebners – Joel and Rita Wiebner – see more at www.thewiebners.com Some people are lucky enough to be able to speak candidly in front of a group,... Read More
Bridal Fashion Expert and Mother of the Groom Attire
Photography by f8studio Question: I am the mother of the groom and I’m unsure of what color to wear. The bride’s mother is wearing black, so am I supposed to... Read More