Abby Jiu Since most wedding dresses are made to order, you probably won’t find a shop that has samples of every dress in every size. However, if you are either petite or plus-sized, call ahead and ask the salon if they carry samples in smaller or larger sizes, as this can make the entire experience… Continue reading 3 Things to Know Before You Get Your Wedding Dress Fitted
Amber Gress Wedding rehearsals are an important necessity: Practicing getting down the aisle in order will make sure you’re all on your A-game come wedding day! The other benefit? Rehearsals are followed by rehearsal dinners! This “party before the party” kicks off your wedding weekend, but what else is supposed to happen? Our experts weigh… Continue reading What Exactly Happens at a Rehearsal Dinner?
Once you’ve gotten engaged and set your budget, it’s time to think about when and where you’ll be tying the knot. Your venue is a big ticket item, so deciding where to have your wedding will really determine how much money you have left to spend on the rest of the event. As you’re doing… Continue reading What Are the Most Affordable Months to Book a Wedding Venue?
HOW TO TRAVEL WITH YOUR WEDDING DRESS ON A PLANE As if you needed something else to stress about, right? Whether you’re tying the knot halfway around the world or only a few states away, figuring out how to get your gown from point A to point B can be quite tricky. To make sure… Continue reading How to Travel with Your Wedding Dress on a Plane
ETIQUETTE OF HAVING CHILDREN AT YOUR WEDDING DECIDE EARLY Unlike decisions about menus or music, those related to children should be handled quickly to avoid awkward questions from parents who need to make plans. IS IT APPROPRIATE TO NOT INVITE CHILDREN? Yes — especially if the wedding is in the evening or is very formal.… Continue reading Etiquette of Having Children at Your Wedding
THE BIZARRE REASON BRIDES STAND ON THE LEFT AT WEDDINGS Question for all the men out there: Don’t you just hate it when you’ve kidnapped a woman to be your bride, and her family comes charging out the portcullis after you with their swords and lances waving? Isn’t that just the worst? “Marriage by capture,”… Continue reading The Bizarre Reason Brides Stand on the Left at Weddings
No matter where you’re having your wedding, whether it’s a barn, a hotel or a country house, you should always try to make the most your venue, and play up the features it already has. How To Decorate a Mantelpiece for your Wedding I love a beautiful mantelpiece, especially in the winter when it’s above… Continue reading HOW TO STYLE A MANTELPIECE FOR YOUR WEDDING