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By Timothy R. Schulte » Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Every bride wants to look stunning. For some that means finding the gown that flatters their figure; for others, it also means a new fitness regimen to get into "wedding shape." Ready, Set... Read More

By Matthew M.F. Miller » Monday, June 25, 2018

So you’ve popped the question and perhaps booked the limo and DJ. Don’t think your nuptial duties are done. This is the day your bride-to-be has always dreamed up, and it’s up to you (more than... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, June 22, 2018

Just like dresses and décor, food styles, cuisines and flavors tend go in and out of favor for weddings. And with the rise of foodie culture, there’s no lack of new and exciting trends for couples... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, June 18, 2018

On your wedding day, you should feel like the very best version of yourself. For many brides, that includes a full face of professionally applied makeup. However, an increasing number of women are... Read More

By Matthew M.F. Miller » Friday, June 15, 2018

Congratulations on your engagement! Of course, you're ecstatic about planning your perfect wedding and spending the rest of your life with that perfect someone. And while taking care of things... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, June 11, 2018

You’ve said ‘I do’ and sealed it with a kiss – now it’s time to raise a glass, along with your guests, to your newly minted married status. But what’s in your glass as you say... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, June 8, 2018

Playing “Let’s Get it Started” by the Black Eyed Peas can only go so far with actually getting the party started for your guests. When it comes to throwing the best party of your lives,... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, June 4, 2018

Your wedding is a day you want to remember for all the right reasons. But, like all major financial decisions, it’s not uncommon for newlyweds to have a few spending regrets about their... Read More

By Jake Laub » Friday, June 1, 2018

Whether you lean toward the contemporary or the traditional, the first step toward picking the right music for your wedding is to know the stages of the ceremony and the mood you want to create for... Read More

By Anna Sachse » Tuesday, May 29, 2018

From the cocktail hour to the Champagne toast, drinks are a key component of most modern weddings. They can make good food great, and they warm strangers both to each other and the dance... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, May 25, 2018

Your wedding day should leave a lasting impression on you and your guests, but that doesn’t mean it has to make a big impact on the Earth. According to a recent survey by, 51 percent of... Read More

By Matthew M.F. Miller » Monday, May 21, 2018

In 2017, the average cost of a wedding ballooned to $25,764, according to according to The Wedding Report, the Tucson, Ariz.-based wedding market research company. Some research shows that number... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, May 18, 2018

While there’s never a bad time of year to say ‘I do,’ summer does have a few advantages, such as beautiful weather, bright and vibrant colors and, of course, plenty of flower options. The warm... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, May 14, 2018

Evening weddings may be traditional, but an increasing number of couples are tying the knot with the sun still shining overhead. According to the 2017 Pinterest Wedding Report, searches for brunch... Read More

By Danielle Robinson » Friday, May 11, 2018

Who, what, where, when and why: a well-thought-out invitation will tell guests everything they need to know about what's in store. Stationery Solutions With a world of colors, fonts, papers and... Read More

By Matthew M.F. Miller » Monday, May 7, 2018

When they become engaged, a sixty percent of brides-to-be will update their social-media status within the first 24 hours, according to a social-wedding survey from; 86 percent will do so... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, May 4, 2018

On your wedding day, you don’t want to settle for looking anything less than your absolute best. That’s why it’s crucial to make time for hair and makeup trials prior to the big day. While... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, April 30, 2018

When it comes to reception food, modern couples aren’t limited to traditional 3-course sit down meals. Between buffets, food stations, food trucks, cocktail-style meals and more, the possibilities... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, April 27, 2018

Social media is an ever-present part of our lives these days – even on our wedding day. From Pinterest boards collecting inspiration to ceremony live streams for guests across the globe, weddings... Read More

By Renee Lee » Monday, April 23, 2018

Want to get married in a church but not sure where to start? For couples that don’t belong to a church, are a part of different religions or no religions at all, church weddings can be difficult to... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, April 20, 2018

Proposing is a big step, so you want to make sure you choose the right ring for your soon-to-be fiancée. Between band metals, gemstones and cuts, the options for ring designs are practically... Read More

By Matthew M.F. Miller » Monday, April 16, 2018

Going from two to one sounds like a good idea. After all, there’s no trouble in simplifying, right? Well, only if you forget about the paperwork that comes with it. Rebecca Korach Woan, president... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, April 13, 2018

Many couples add personal touches to their wedding, displaying baby photos or detailing their love story on programs or decor, but what about personalizing a wedding for guests? While, sure,... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, April 9, 2018

Modern brides are breaking all kinds of wedding traditions, from the dress to the food, so why would she settle for a conventional shower? One of the biggest changes to bridal showers in recent... Read More

By chrissmith » Friday, April 6, 2018

After the excitement of getting engaged wears off, the reality of having to plan a wedding usually starts to set in. And unless you’re a professional wedding planner, you probably don’t know... Read More

By Cathy Cassata » Monday, April 2, 2018

Whether you’re exchanging vows at a house of worship or an alternative venue, there’s plenty of opportunity to add fruits and veggies says Michael J. Skaff, owner of Skaff Floral Creations in... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, March 30, 2018

Want to plan an ultra-special wedding? Pantone’s Color of the Year is here and perfect for the occasion. Ultra Violet is what the color guru company describes as communicating “originality,... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, March 26, 2018

Every bride wants to feel like a movie star on her wedding day, so why not pull inspiration directly from the stars themselves? From fringe and feathers to shades of nude and blush, here 10 of the... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, March 23, 2018

Who said a guestbook has to be a guest book? While books have been the traditional way for couples to document the guests at their wedding, today the term guestbook has really evolved to include more... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, March 19, 2018

Registering for gifts has been one of the most fun parts of wedding planning since Macy’s first introduced the wedding registry in 1924. However, with average age of brides and grooms on the rise,... Read More

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