bride-bridesmaids-tan-dress-22501 Questions to Ask When You Tour a Venue

Whenever couples visit their ceremony and reception venues, chances are they get caught up in the scenery and imagining all their details coming to life. So, before you sign off on the grand ballroom with the dramatic ocean view, make... Read More

New-york-Pedi-Cab-newlyweds-82995 Check the Venue’s Fine Print!

You enter the gardens and you know it this is the place! Before you sign on the dotted line, make sure you read the fine print of any venue contract. Many venues, particularly those with catering services, will either require... 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 let it sit in a pile with your other mail.... Read More

newlyweds-nyc-hotel-82995 Wedding Planning Checklist & Tools

Looking for something that will make wedding planning easier? Try the new mywedding checklist tool, which will allow you to organize all of your tasks in one central location. For your convenience, our checklist is pre-populated with the most common... Read More

bbq-bash-wedding-inspiration-board Budgeting and Prioritizing

Chances are, no matter what your wedding budget is, you are going to have to make choices. Having a dream wedding isn’t about having everything you want; it is about valuing what is most important to you, and planning your... Read More

centerpiece-white-flowers-vase-candles-22501 Destination Weddings & At-Home Receptions

When having a destination wedding, it is not always possible for you to invite everyone you want, or likewise, for your guests to attend. Particularly if your destination wedding is a great distance away, it makes sense for you to... Read More

engagement-couple-farm-40306 Wedding Sweet Table Themes

A relatively old-fashioned concept, the sweet table has re-emerged as a wedding must-have in recent years. Some couples choose to have a large sweet table in lieu of a cake, while others have one in addition to the traditional wedding... Read More

lace-romance-wedding-inspiration-board Pre-cut Sheet Cakes for Your Wedding

Pre-cut sheet cakes are starting to emerge as an affordable and time-saving alternative to traditional wedding cakes.  Oddly, these sheet cakes are most often used at both ends of the wedding budget spectrum. For couples planning elaborate weddings, with the... Read More

Guest Blogger: The Man Registry on Grooms Cakes

Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com All About The Groom’s Cake One of the more popular wedding trends has become adding a groom’s cake to the festivities. That’s right, guys – a cake just for you. The... Read More

Planning an Interfaith Wedding

Photography by A Bryan Johnson Photo – see more at www.abryanphoto.com Marrying a person of a different faith can bring up many issues in wedding planning – not to mention the issues that can surface in your relationship. However, there... Read More

The “Ice” in Nice for your Wedding Reception

Photograph by Renee Robichaux A very classic accent to any wedding is the elegance of ice sculptures. They make dramatic centerpieces for buffet tables and overall décor. If you’re thinking about having an ice sculpture at your wedding reception, here... 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

The Secret Sauce of Great Wedding Photos

Photography by Parris Whittingham – see more at www.pswhittingham.com So good you can taste em’ Brides and grooms often ask me, “How can you ensure my wedding photographs will be as good as the photos on your site?” The simple... Read More