glitter-love 5 Bridal Shower Theme Ideas

You’ve agreed to host your friend’s bridal shower, but now what?  Pick a theme!  From kitchen bridal showers to ideas to throw the ultimate girly girl bash, we have 5 popular bridal shower themes to inspire you. Kitchen:  These showers... Read More

guest books Creative Guestbook Ideas

Guestbooks used to be the sort of wedding tradition that, while a staple, was often thrown into a closet only to be resurrected on a 25th wedding anniversary. No more. Guestbook alternatives today are lively and personal, a reflection of... Read More

adriana-klas-photography-8269 What Wedding Theme is Right for You?

Last week we defined the most common wedding themes, ranging from modern to vintage. If you are anything like most brides, you probably thought several (or all) of them sounded pretty cool. But how to make up your mind if... Read More

09-collage Defining Wedding Themes

If you spend any time perusing real weddings or glued to Pinterest, you have probably been introduced to commonly used descriptions like vintage, retro, and rustic. And this may have left you a tad confused. Can you have a modern... Read More

Caribbean Wedding Themes

  Tailor your Caribbean wedding ideas to be as unique as the two of you. Whether it is a secluded luxury resort with a classic modern style, a tropical wedding with native customs, or endless entertaining nightlife, a Caribbean destination... Read More

mintedlg Offbeat Bride Brings Us Fun Invitation Ideas from Minted

I was checking out Minted.com recently and I noticed that they have a pretty amazing selection of wedding invitations. They’ve particularly hit the nail on the head with their vintage-inspired wedding stationery. Check out some of my favorite vintage-style wedding... Read More

appetizers-cocktail-wedding-inspiration-board Trying to Decide on an Invitation?

Your invitation is one of the first indications your guests may have about your wedding. Although you don’t have to, it’s fun to make an extra effort when picking out your invite so that it matches the theme of your... Read More

reception-table-red-white-candles-139488 First Meeting with Florist

As with most wedding vendors, choosing the right one can seem overwhelming. Here are a few quick tips: Do your research ahead of time. Whether from their own websites or real weddings, check out examples of their work. When you... Read More

urban-music-wedding-inspiration-board Ask the Editor: How do I Pick a Caterer?

We’ve decided that we want a fun buffet of appetizers at our reception, but I am just so overwhelmed by the amount of caterers out there. We’ve been to a few different tastings, and everything has been delicious. How do... Read More

engagement-couple-walking-apple-orchard-81469 Color Symbolism & Psychology

When picking the colors for your wedding, and the subsequent bridesmaid dresses, make sure you consider color psychology.  Colors can signify different things depending upon the culture or region.  For example, white is known in western cultures as a symbol... Read More

vintage-engagement-couple-apple-farm-81469 Design Your Wedding Around Who You Are

Knowing who you are as a couple is critical to planning a wedding that is reflective of who you are. The best weddings are not the ones that come with the heftiest price tags or most lavish receptions. A wedding... 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

seeds-ornament-gift-pink-139488 Unique Rehearsal Dinner Locations

Let’s face it, when it comes to wedding planning fun, often the groom’s family gets the short end of the stick. In the best of situations, both families work together well to put on the event. But in the worst... Read More

rasberry-teal-wedding-color-board Unique Bridal Shower Ideas

Looking for a unique bridal shower? Try having one that features a specific theme. Themed showers have several advantages. First, if the couple already has all the basic household and lifestyle items they will need to start their new life... Read More

The Man Registry on Planning Rehearsal Dinner

Photography by Chris + Lynn Photography – see more at www.chrispluslynn.com Arguably the largest wedding planning responsibility for the groom and his family will be putting together the rehearsal dinner. While not on the same size scale as the wedding... Read More