Minted copy Engagement Party Invitations

Engagement parties are such festive celebrations. With the bride still flashing her ring proudly and before the wedding planning stress has begun, this phase is all about the fun.  Here are 10 engagement party invites we like, as well as... Read More

Be the Solution

Around this time of year, you might feel more like a referee or therapist than a creative professional. Before the wave of summer weddings hits, it’s often about putting out fires and answering frantic questions from couples about their upcoming... Read More

10-flowers-indian-bride-groom-gorgeous William and Deciding on Your Color Scheme

One of the most important aspects of designing an event is selecting the color scheme. By deciding on a set palette you not only set the tone for the event’s ambiance, but you also let it be known that this... Read More

family toasting on Northern California coast 5 Tips for Holidays & In-Laws

With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, this might be your first time navigating the sometimes tricky waters of celebrating with new family and friends. Here are a few simple tips to making sure your holidays are filled with peace,... Read More

featured How to Write a Fabulous Christmas Card

Especially if you are younger and just married, this might be your first season to send out holiday cards. Or perhaps you’ve sent out more than your fair share, but have always had a couple questions about proper etiquette. We... Read More

5 Reasons to Love Our New Homepage

You may have noticed the recent makeover to our homepage–pretty cute, huh?  Here are 5 reasons that our new homepage is going to be more compelling for engaged couples: 1.  It’s highly visual.  Millennial brides love it when you paint... Read More

William Fogler Talks About Color Matching and Balance

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? Send it to us at: or tweet it or... Read More

placesetting-amber-wood-flower-139488 Which Guidebook is Right for Me?

Whether you are planning a tour through France or a road trip through Montana for your honeymoon, chances are you are going to need a little help along the way. There are so many guidebooks today that it’s hard to... Read More

groom-parents-aisle-tan-dress-22501 Ask the Editor: Child Not Invited to Wedding

I just got the invitation to my friend’s wedding, and both my husband and I are on the invitation, but there is no mention of my daughter. She is very well-behaved and will be hurt to not be invited. Should... Read More

centerpiece-pink-green-flowers-bird-22501 Gay Wedding Guest List

As more states continue to legalize gay marriage, an issue for many gay couples is whether or not to invite friends and family who don’t approve of their “lifestyle”. The etiquette surrounding gay marriage is new, but some things are... Read More

We Do!

There are many personal life situations that traditional wedding planning etiquette does not address. One example of this is how to incorporate children from a previous relationship into the wedding ceremony. The bride, the groom or both may have children... Read More