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By Nancy Mattia » Friday, September 15, 2017

It’s easy to fall in love with a scanner gun while setting up your registry. Cute pillows—zap! Wineglasses—zap! Outdoor grill—sure, zap! Make sure you get the most out of your registry by... Read More

By Kristen Fischer » Monday, September 11, 2017

While braids are traditionally associated with slumber parties and school girls, the hairstyle is becoming increasingly popular among brides. And for good reason – braids come in many shapes and... Read More

By Nancy Mattia » Friday, September 8, 2017

No one will dispute that the engagement ring is the star of bridal jewelry. But the wedding band is a leading player in its own right, too. After all, if worn on the fourth finger of the left hand,... Read More

By Lindsey Romaine » Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Save-the-dates are more than just a pre-wedding formality. They’re a chance to give guests a taste of what’s to come, and to properly introduce the soon-to-be-marrieds. Thanks to social media,... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, September 1, 2017

Summer is the best season to get married. True or false? False, especially depending on your definition of “best.” For the longest time, summer was the quintessential time for weddings –... Read More

By Renee Lee » Monday, August 28, 2017

You’ve got the wine, you’ve got the beer and now it’s on to the cocktails. With alcohol and bars available at most weddings, it can be hard to stand out with unique choices. Here are three... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Friday, August 25, 2017

Whether you’re the college roommate, childhood best friend or brother, it’s a big deal to be asked to be the best man. As your buddy’s big day approaches, here’s what you need to know about... Read More

By buffalobrides » Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Jessica Mazur and Kyle Decker were married on August 5, 2017 at the Baker Memorial United Methodist Church in East Aurora, followed by a reception at Statler City. The bride went to ECC, where... Read More

By Jill Jaracz » Monday, August 21, 2017

Today a wedding isn't a wedding if it doesn't have a lot of sparkle. "There is an aspect of glitter in every single wedding now," says Sophie Solinsky, owner of Soirée Event Design in Spokane,... Read More

By Metro » Friday, August 18, 2017

Accepting the honor of being in a friend or family member's wedding means more than dressing in the fancy clothing and showing up on the designated date. The wedding party - particularly the... Read More

By Kristen Fischer » Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The bride seems to receive all of the attention on the big day, but that doesn’t mean that a groom shouldn’t look his best and take up an equal part of the spotlight. Today’s grooms may not... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, August 14, 2017

While there’s always a place for tradition at weddings, the boutonniere doesn’t have to be one of them. An increasing number of grooms are having fun with the wedding day detail and using the... Read More

By Cathy Cassata » Friday, August 11, 2017

Flowers are big on your list for bringing together your wedding day vision. But it can be hard to find exactly what you want and what will pair perfectly with your overall wedding theme. If going the... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Technology is omnipresent today – from checking the weather app on our phone in the morning to locking the door at night with a smart security system. So it makes sense that technology is also a... Read More

By Brooke Showell » Monday, August 7, 2017

Choose a Destination You’ll Both Love She dreams of a “foodiemoon” in France, he wants to sail the Florida Keys. What’s the compromise? “Travel psychic” Linda Lauren says to sit... Read More

By Cathy Cassata » Friday, August 4, 2017

If skipping town to say “I do” is on the agenda, kudos to you. While you won't have to deal with traditional details of a local wedding, there is plenty you'll have to consider for your... Read More

By Kristen Fischer » Wednesday, August 2, 2017

As you prepare for your big day, keep in mind that you’ll need to do more than select centerpieces and bridesmaids gowns. Safeguarding your wedding plans from cybercrimes is a must in this day and... Read More

By Anna Sachse » Monday, July 31, 2017

Wedding Style: Luxe To achieve a glamorous aesthetic, steer toward large statement centerpieces with monochromatic blooms or masses of a single flower type, says Diane Wagner, a New York-based... Read More

By Renee Lee » Friday, July 28, 2017

Wedding planning got your head spinning? Sometimes, in the midst of it all, you and your beau may think of just running down to the courthouse and tying the knot right then and there. While the... Read More

By Anna Sachse » Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A down or half-down look has a romantic feel, says celebrity stylist Remona Soleimani of Washington D.C.-based Bridal Hair by Remona. But it also imparts an easy, natural vibe. “On any given day... Read More

By Jill Jaracz » Monday, July 24, 2017

Next to the ceremony and the dress, food might be the most important aspect of any wedding because it’s one of the few things people remember long after the celebration. Chef Alexa Lemley of... Read More

By Kristen Fischer » Friday, July 21, 2017

It can be tough to differentiate what things you need to buy versus rent for your wedding day. Which items are better off borrowed? That depends on both your vision and your venue. “Many things... Read More

By Jill Jaracz » Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Veils are making a comeback in a big way, with modern twists to match today's style. “It's an amazing accessory to finish off a look,” says Daphne Newman, creative director of Daphne Newman... Read More

By Carley Lintz » Monday, July 17, 2017

There are a lot of details that go into planning your wedding day, from the desserts and dress to the vendors and venue. One detail you shouldn’t overlook: the lighting. How you decide to... Read More

By Anna Sachse » Friday, July 14, 2017

While some couples slice into their wedding cake immediately following dinner and serve it as dessert, if your towering tiers are a work of art, you may prefer to leave it on display for a while and... Read More

By Jill Jaracz » Monday, July 10, 2017

On your wedding day, it's important to nail your look from head to toe – and your fingertips, too. Friends and family will also want to check out the new bling on your finger, so take the time to... Read More

By Taniesha Robinson » Friday, July 7, 2017

Today’s brides are pinning, liking, sharing, posting – and, yes, flipping through pages of glossy magazines while on the hunt for inspiration as they plan for the big day. And not only are they... Read More

By Renee Lee » Monday, July 3, 2017

From all those little birdies whispering about how you should be planning your wedding to notaries who tell you that half of all marriages end in divorce (you know, as you’re getting your marriage... Read More

By Nancy Mattia » Friday, June 30, 2017

According to Brides American Wedding Study, the average cost of a wedding in 2016 was $26,522 — a huge sum for an average bride and groom to afford. Even if your budget is nowhere near that, you... Read More

By buffalobrides » Wednesday, June 28, 2017

(From The May 28th Buffalo News) Lisa Strand and Jesse Thiel were married at 3:30 p.m. on April 2, 2017, in the Grapevine Banquet Center in Depew, where guests gathered for a reception. Officiant... Read More

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