Ask the Editor: How to Mention Brideâ€™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.Â How... Read More
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.Â 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.Â 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.Â 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?Â Whether due to divorce, death, or you simply donâ€™t have a relationship with your father, there are plenty of other options available.... Read More
Ask the Editor: Bridesmaids and Family
My fiancÃ© and I both have two siblings.Â My two brothers will be groomsmen.Â One of his sisters will be a bridesmaid, and the other one I chose not to... 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