What Theme Should You Use for a Couple’s Shower?
For the bride and groom that like to do everything together, couple’s shower themes are all the rage. No tea parties or negligees to be found, the couple’s shower is the modern-day evolution of the true meaning of marriage: blending your separate lives into one. If you are a couple... Read More
Throw a Couple’s Shower for Your Friends
Brides who are getting hitched in this era of non-conformism have the luxury of literally throwing any kind of couple’s shower they choose. Tradition has now become more of a... Read More
Fun Bridal Shower Ideas from American Bridal
Are you planning a bridal shower for your friend? Having a themed bridal shower can be fun and can also help keep things streamlined and simple. Here are three theme... 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. ... Read More
Ask the Editor: MOG Wants to Host Day After Brunch
My son is getting married, and his fiancÃ©eâ€™s family has already said they have everything under control for the wedding.Â I donâ€™t want to be a nuisance, but I would... Read More
What is a Day After Brunch?
A day after brunch is usually held by the bride’s family (only because, more often than not, the wedding is in the bride’s hometown), but anyone can host one. Particularly... Read More
Hosting a Bridal Shower?
Hosting a bridal shower?Â Things to remember: It is best if the host isnâ€™t related to the bride.Â Sometimes the brideâ€™s familyâ€™s house may be the best place to hold... Read More
Ask the Editor: Bridesmaid Luncheon vs. Bridal Shower
Is a bridesmaid luncheon just another name for a bridal shower?â€”Olivia, Portland, OR No, it isnâ€™t.Â Although if you are having a small bridal shower, the guest lists may be... Read More
Engagement Parties: Who hosts and who attends?
Who is invited: First and foremost, much like bridal showers or bachelor parties, donâ€™t invite anyone you donâ€™t intend on inviting to the wedding (the exception being if you are... Read More