Wedding Ideas

Planning a wedding is a truly magical experience. We’re offering our expertise to help make the planning process fun and stress-free for you from beginning to end. From decor inspiration to vow help, we’ve covered it all in our articles.

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Wedding Reception

10 Things You Should NOT Forget to Rent

From tables to barware and everything in between! This wedding rental checklist will ensure that your big day has every detail accounted for.

Wedding Songs & Music

A Wedding Playlist That Guests of All Ages Will Love

We asked top DJs to share their song picks for a wedding playlist that will draw all of your guests to the dance floor.

Wedding Party

5 Signs Someone Should Be Your Bridesmaid

Selecting bridesmaids is an important step in planning your big day. Here are the top signs that you should include a family member or friend in your wedding party.

Wedding Party

5 Signs Someone Shouldn’t Be Your Bridesmaid

If you're in the process of choosing your wedding party and worried someone will be a bad bridesmaid, here are the signs to look out for.

Wedding Decor

15 Summer Wedding Colors That Are Heating up Right Now

From pretty pastels to bright-as-sunshine hues, these summer wedding colors are taking over our inspiration boards right now.

Planning Basics

5 Things Never Say to Yourself While Planning a Wedding

If you're planning a wedding, you might find your inner voice is a bit, er, louder than ever before. These are some things you should never say to yourself while in the thick of wedding planning.

Wedding Songs & Music

The 20 Best Country First Dance Songs of All Time

Want to add a little twang to your special day? Your first dance can be extra memorable if you choose to play one of these country first dance songs.

Budget

9 Go-To Ways to Save Money on a Wedding

Looking to shrink your budget? These are the top ways to save money on a wedding, without sacrificing style.

Married Life

The 6 Most Annoying Questions You’ll Hear During Your First Year of Marriage

No, the ridiculous questions don't stop just because you're married. Here are some common (and annoying) questions you'll likely hear during your first year of marriage.

Wedding Registry

How to Ask for Cash Wedding Gifts, Tactfully

When it comes to how to ask for cash wedding gifts, there's definitely a right and wrong way to do it. Here's an explainer.

Places to Celebrate

5 Signs You’ll Be Happy With Your Top Wedding Venue Choice

Choosing your top wedding venue can be a tough decision, but when a space just feels right, it probably is.

Invitations & Stationery

When to Send Save the Dates

You've set a date so now it's time to figure out when to send your save the dates! Our advice: Not too early, not too late!

Marriage Proposals

Avoid These 5 Don’ts After Getting Engaged

You might feel a bit overwhelmed after getting engaged, but never fear! Here's a rundown of the things you should avoid doing after the question has been popped!

Places to Celebrate

10 Small Wedding Venues in New Hampshire for the Ultimate Intimate Celebration

When it comes to wedding, sometimes a more intimate event is just right. These small wedding venues in NH will help you plan the perfect celebration for 120 guests or fewer.

Favors

9 Types of Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love

Looking for great little gifts to thank your wedding guests? Here are nine types of wedding favors that your friends and family will love to take home.

Planning Basics

Get it Done! 6 Wedding Planning Tips and Ideas for Procrastinators

Putting off wedding planning? These wedding planning tips and ideas are meant for procrastinators—so stop waiting and read 'em!