What to Look for in a Wedding Vendor Contract →  December 6, 2010 0

Before you sign on the dotted line, there are a few things that you definitely need to clarify with you vendor! There are the basics, such as checking price and availability, but there are sometimes some other details hidden within that fine print that a vendor will intentionally not mention to you and hope that [...]

The Wedding Invitation Faux Pas →  December 6, 2010 0

When writing your wedding invitations, there are some things that you should do, and some things that you definitely should NOT do. For most brides and grooms, this is going to be their first time writing up a wedding invitation, so it can be a bit confusing s to what you should be writing in [...]

The Wedding Registry FAQs →  December 6, 2010 0

The wedding registry is not always such an easy thing. Many brides and grooms choose items that the guests roll their eyes at, and other brides and grooms feel downright guilty about even asking their guests to send them a gift on their wedding day. Here are some of the top wedding registry 'frequently asked [...]

The Wedding Party Attire: Who Pays for What? →  December 6, 2010 0

When it comes to who pays for the dresses and who pays for the tuxes, there can be a bit of a gray area for some brides and grooms. Some couples feel guilty asking the members of their wedding party to purchase the bridesmaids dresses or rent the tuxes, since they are, after all, asking [...]

The Maid of Honor: What am I Supposed to Do? →  December 6, 2010 0

If you have been named the maid or matron of honor, congratulations! The bride as chosen you because she loves and trusts you with helping her plan her entire wedding. Feel like a lot of pressure' It is. The title 'maid of honor' carries with it numerous responsibilities and tasks that a bride may ask [...]

The Head Table Dilemma: Who Sits Where? →  December 6, 2010 0

The head table can cause a bride and a groom a whole lot of grief. There are some people who will expect to be sitting at your head table with you who you have no intention of having sat there, and there are others who may not even feel comfortable with the idea of sitting [...]

Siblings and your Wedding Day →  December 6, 2010 0

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Now that you probably have gotten over the excitement of that gleaming engagement ring on your finger, it's time to start thinking about venues, dresses, and the bridal party. For some this is a rather easy decision, especially if they have a relatively small family (i.e. one brother or sister), [...]

Roles of the Ladies in your Bridal Party →  December 6, 2010 0

If you have never had a wedding before, you probably aren't entirely sure just what everyone is supposed to be doing for you both before and on your big day. Here is a guide that will help you delegate duties to the different people of your wedding party: Maid of Honor The maid of honor [...]

How to Throw a Green Wedding →  December 6, 2010 0

Throwing an eco-friendly wedding is no easy feat when you start to add up just how taxing a wedding can really be on the environment. If you are looking to keep your wedding as eco-friendly as possible, you certainly are faced with a great challenge, but the good news is that it is possible to [...]

How to Save Money on your Honeymoon →  December 6, 2010 0

So you have spent your life savings on your wedding. Now you have to pay for your honeymoon too' Though honeymoons can be expensive, if you plan right you can definitely save yourself a good chunk of cash. Here are some of the best ways to ensure that you save money on your honeymoon: There [...]

How to Save for your Wedding Day →  December 6, 2010 0

The thought of getting married and having that large, elaborate wedding is certainly something that most brides and grooms desire, but when it comes to the finances that's rarely what they are able to achieve. If you are struggling with the idea of how to save up for your wedding day, do not fear ' [...]

How to Have a Stress Free Wedding →  December 6, 2010 0

We are all used to seeing the bride frantically running to and fro, whining and complaining and crying about how this, that or the other thing isn't working and how 'something' is missing or just isn't turning out the way it was supposed to. Some brides have a full on anxiety attack or nervous break [...]

How to Create the Perfect Guest List →  December 6, 2010 0

Deciding who is going to come to your wedding is easier said than done. You may think that it's easy when you are writing down the obvious guests: parents, family, close friends, but then there are the gray areas such as which acquaintances should you be inviting' Should you invite you boss or other co-workers' [...]

How to Celebrate your Engagement →  December 6, 2010 0

Becoming engaged is a very special time in every bride- and groom-to-be's life. After all, there's a good chance that this will be the only time that you both will be engaged, so you should enjoy it and celebrate it! Here are some fun ways in which you can celebrate your new engagement. The Thrilling [...]

How to Allay the Post Wedding Blues →  December 6, 2010 0

You spent months if not years planning the thing, and then in one fell swoop it's all over and done with within a 24 hour time span. A lot of brides are left feeling restless or even sad after their wedding day, and often don't even know what to do with all of that time [...]

Gifts to Give the Bridal Party →  December 6, 2010 0

They have been with you throughout this entire wedding planning process. They have made the calls, sent the emails, and helped budget your money. They have been there during your highest of highs and lowest of lows during these past several weeks, months, and maybe even years! For all maids of honor and bridesmaids out [...]

For the Budget-Wise Bride: How to Keep Expenses Low →  December 6, 2010 0

So you don't have an extra ten, twenty, or even fifty thousand dollars laying around to spend on your wedding. Despite what the magazines and shows on TV may want to make you believe, not a whole lot of other people have that kind of money either! If you are a budget-wise bride who is [...]

Five Great Bachelorette Party Ideas →  December 6, 2010 0

If you are the maid of honor or one of the bridesmaids, you are probably scratching your head and trying to come up with a fun bachelorette party idea for your bride-to-be. Here are some ideas that modern brides are doing these days that are a bit more creative than dancing the night away at [...]