Guest Etiquette: Children at Weddings
One of the stickiest guest list dilemmas for an engaged couple is deciding whether or not to invite children. And all of you parents out there know why. Kids change the atmosphere of a party. From dirty diapers to requests... Read More
Wedding Gift Etiquette for Guests
When it comes to attending weddings (and all of those wedding related events), it is hard to know when you should bring a gift. Here are a few helpful hints for gift giving: Wedding presents are definitely a do if... Read More
Bridal Party 101: Answers to the 3 Most Common Bridesmaid Dilemmas
Sometimes your bridesmaids are the most helpful and awesome people on the planet, and sometimes a little less so. Here are the 3 most common bridesmaid-related etiquette issues and ways that you can work to resolve them. Your bridesmaids are... Read More
5 Things NOT To Do When You First Get Engaged
Recently, we talked about the first five things a bride (or groom) to-be should do when she (or he!) gets engaged. From calling your family to share the exciting news to sitting down and getting the framework of your budget... Read More
Bridal Party 101: How to Select Your Bridesmaids
Having a group of bridesmaids that you love is one of the best parts of a wedding. The fun parties, the girl-time bonding, the great stories–all a good time. But sometimes the process of selecting and inviting your bridesmaids feels... Read More
Wedding Etiquette: Don’t Save the Date?!
I recently heard about a new “trend” in weddings that made my Emily Post-reading, charm-school graduate (yes, it’s a real thing) self literally say the words “Well, I never!” Apparently, some brides are finding it necessary to send a “Don’t... Read More
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 can leave you feeling frustrated and exhausted. We have compiled... Read More
Just in Case You Need to Show Up Late for a Ceremony
This post might seem somewhat strange to you. Late to a wedding? Why on earth would you want to be late to a wedding? In fact, wouldn’t you do everything in your power to make certain that you aren’t late... Read More
What to Do When Finances or Family Complicates Your Venue Plans
Last week we discussed all things fun and exciting about searching for a venue. But you are already learning that when it comes to wedding planning that snags can happen. Let’s say you have found the perfect venue, but due... Read More
Etiquette Dilemma: How Do I Pick My Bridesmaids?
I’m getting married in two years and I’ve met a lot of friends within my college career because I’ve transferred twice already. How do I politely get around not having everyone in my bridal party? Wedding planning would be so... Read More
Guest List Woes
This weekend I was lucky enough to get to pack up my bags (and my husband) and head up to the mountains of Colorado to spend some time with a few friends – two of whom, by the way, are... Read More
Etiquette Questions Answered!
Did you know that we have a planning and etiquette guide to help you with all of your burning questions? Go here to find answers on everything from how to stay on budget to whether or not you really have... Read More
Thank You Note Etiquette
So, the wedding is over and chances are you staring at a giant stack of unwritten thank you notes. Hopefully you took good notes when you were unwrapping and know who gave you what! All you need now is to... Read More
Green Bride Guide Shares Tips on Making Your Guests Feel Welcome
Be considerate and start on time! Try to run as close as possible to your intended schedule. Your guests will want to share in your day and not be kept waiting. When it comes to dinner time, keep in mind... Read More
Wedding Etiquette Questions Answered!
Planning a wedding can often feel like walking in a field full of landmines, right? Chances are you have more questions than answers when it comes to everything from whether or not your groom should be more communicative with his... Read More
Tips from William for Creating the Perfect Guest List
Creating a working guest list is vital to any wedding plan, large or small. It will help you make educated decisions and keep your budget in check. After considering your budget and determining your venue capacity, you can approximate the... Read More