The TomKat Studio copy 10 Creative Bridal Shower Ideas

Want to throw a fantastic bridal shower for your friend? Here are 10 ideas to take your shower planning to the next level! 1. Skip the awkward small talk and host a class. Especially handy if you’ve got a guest... Read More

Andrea Lee Photography copy 10 Easy Bridal Shower Themes

Stressed out about planning a bridal shower?  Don’t be!  As soon as you select a theme, the party becomes far easier (and more fun) to plan. Here are 10 easy bridal shower theme ideas to inspire you! Outdoors Enthusiast She’s... Read More

ECP_Kelly&Jeremy-214 copy Want to Get Married Outdoors? No Sweat!

There are lots of reasons to be married outdoors, and you don’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, even... Read More

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Planning a bridal shower can be so much fun. It’s a chance for you to show off your own decor skills and delight your friend with a party just for her.  Of course, you really don’t need a theme. Good... Read More

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

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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

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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

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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

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  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

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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

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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