Want to Get Married Outdoors? No Sweat!
There are lots of reasons to be married outdoors, and you donâ€™t have to be limited to the hot summer months! With contingency plans, you can tie the knot in the great outdoors during any time of year (yes,... Read More
To Sit or Not To Sit
Every engaged couple we talk to asks the same two questions: Should we have a sit down dinner? and What about a buffet or food stations? It’s true that today’s engaged couples have more choices than ever, which can be... Read More
Wedding Customs From Around The World
Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com Whether youâ€™re just curious how other couples celebrate their wedding day around the world or want to add a little international pizzazz to your wedding-below youâ€™ll find a collection of global... Read More
The Man Registry on the Groom’s Contribution to the Reception Playlist
Photography by The Wiebners – see more at www.thewiebners.com The average wedding guest will tell you that they’re more apt to have a great time at the wedding reception if they see the groom and bride out on the dance... Read More
Bug Off! Tips for Keeping Bugs Away at Your Outdoor Wedding
Ahh, the sights and sounds of an outdoor wedding: the beauty of nature all around, the sound of birds chirping, the lovely sight of flowers blooming, and the swarming mosquitoes headed straight for you! While almost all aspects of having... Read More
Home is Where The Heart Is
Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.kuperberg.com Each wedding venue presents its own unique and non-unique styles, advantages and disadvantages. Home weddings are different. Home weddings not only allow for the complete customization of the ceremony and /or... Read More
Keeping Your Outdoor Fall or Winter Wedding Hot!
Photography by Jeff Newsom – see more at www.jeffnewsom.com We all love those cool, crisp, clear, starry autumn and winter nights! But we should never consider subjecting our guests to the chilly air by holding our fall or winter wedding... Read More
The Well Dressed Plate
Wondering what the well dressed plate is wearing this season? Well of course you are, isn’t everyone? Not unlike other fashion statements your wedding meal should be aesthetically pleasing. You’ve undoubtedly been given the warning not to wear white shoes... Read More
Guest Blogger: Intimate Weddings on The Backyard Wedding
Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.kuperberg.com As wedding budgets retract, and guest lists shrink, the backyard has become the wedding venue of choice for many savvy couples. But backyard weddings are not for everyone. Are you a... Read More
The Man Registry on a Wedding Full of Team Spirit
Photography by Henry Chen Photography – see more at www.henrychenphotography.com If a sports fanatic gets married, does anyone notice? Once again, one of the greatest times of the year has arrived. March Madness is here and we pity any sports... Read More
I (Still) Do!
Photography by Anna Kuperberg – see more at www.annakuperberg.com Beautiful flowers, elegant music, heartfelt vows, the gathering of friends and family to witness the joining of two people. Are you thinking of a wedding? Although it does describe the elements... Read More
Ask the Editor: Engagement Ring During the Ceremony?
What do I do with my engagement ring during the wedding ceremony? - Ellen Atlanta, GA There are no absolute etiquette rules when it comes to how you wear your engagement ring during your wedding. If it is a part... Read More
Summer Wedding Plans? How to Beat the Heat
While most of us are still trying to cope with the relentless chill of winter (try a hot toddy or three!), it can be difficult to believe that spring is actually here – with summer hot on its heels. Don’t... Read More
Kid-Friendly Wedding (Part 2): Activities to Keep the Kids Happy
If the kid to adult ratio at your wedding is a bit larger than you initially anticipated take the necessary steps to plan accordingly. After you’re sure the day will run smoothly for the wee ones (and yourself), you’ll want... Read More
Don’t Play YMCA!
Photography by Cameron Ingalls – see more at www.cameroningalls.com Take it from someone who attends weddings on a weekly basis, your DJ may try to play “YMCA” and other severely outdated moldy oldies! If you have had enough of songs... Read More
Creative Photography and Videography Ideas for your Reception
Photography by The Wiebners – Joel and Rita Wiebner – see more at www.thewiebners.com Aside from traditional photography and videography, there are other fun ways to capture the happenings at your party. Here are a few creative suggestions to get... Read More