guest etiquette

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 friends that hear about an engagement and immediately let it... 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... Read More

wedding-veil Defining Dress Code Terms

Receptions can be tricky things. There are a lot of options, a lot of decisions, and, in some case, a lot of opportunities for miscommunication and possibly stepping on toes.... Read More

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... Read More

ceremony-pink-dress-petals-umbrella-22501 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. ... Read More

signage-wedding-inspiration-board Cell Phone Reminder at Your Ceremony

Remember to ask your wedding guests to turn off their cell phones.  Few people can say that they’ve never had an awkward moment where it slipped their mind to turn... Read More

signage-wedding-inspiration-board Guest Etiquette Basics

When you receive your invite, check your calendar, and if necessary, inquire with your work about time off, check into travel arrangements, etc.  You should RSVP with immediacy. Do not... Read More