These days you’d be hard-pressed to find a bride and groom whose friends and family don’t include at least a handful of folks who have dietary restrictions like gluten-free, vegan or adhering to... Read More
Cheers! To coffee, that is. While you may see open bars and mixed drinks as a more traditional staple of a wedding, recently more couples are opting to add a unique pick-me-up to receptions with the... Read More
If you’ve gotten engaged, you’re going to need lots of help planning your big day. So make plans to attend Brides World, Sunday, January 8 from 11-4. Admission is FREE and everyone is welcome.... Read More
There’s no getting around it — weddings are expensive.
But when you sit down to do a budget, keep in mind these 19 things that you can easily cut without sacrificing an ounce of elegance or... Read More
Q: What’s the proper etiquette for handling electronic wedding invitations? What about online RSVPs?
A: Sure, the days of snail mail have certainly been upended by things like email and social... Read More
Q: Do I have to let all of my guests bring a plus-one? How do I decide who gets to bring someone?
A: The short answer is no. Plus-one invitations are tricky and each situation is different.... Read More
No one wants to think the worst, especially when it comes to the happiest day of your life, but in the off chance you find yourself in a wedding pickle, it can pay to be prepared.
Here’s what to... Read More
These days having a custom wedding website is as popular as having a photo both at the reception.
“A website is a phenomenal tool to help you connect with your guests and make sure everyone has... Read More
Gone are the days of predictable wedding favors that guests may remorsefully throw away.
Ditch the cookie cutters, bubbles and peanuts – here are 4 wedding favors your guests will actually... Read More
Your photographer will take plenty of shots of the first dance, wedding cake and bouquet toss. But what about the not-obvious ones, like you alone with your beloved grandmother or your ceremony... Read More
While a wedding is a celebration of the bride and groom, it’s also a celebration of love, friends and family. Don’t forget to honor your loved ones who took time out of their busy schedules to... Read More
The right centerpiece helps carry your wedding theme across the entire reception space. Here are 12 great ideas for unique ways to keep your centerpieces on trend:
Centerpieces... Read More
The 2016 Little White Dress at Shea's Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, Nov. 1 kicked off the new wedding planning season for soon-to-be Buffalo Brides!
The brides-to-be in attendance were able... Read More
Ceremony seating is about much more than just chairs. You want your guests to be comfortable and able to see the proceedings. At the same time, you want to honor certain family and friends with an... Read More
After you say yes and before you start the heavy lifting of wedding planning, consider arming yourself with a Buffalo Brides Wedding Planner (it's FREE, sign-up here to get yours today!) and a... Read More
Weddings bring about a strong focus on etiquette both in the offline and online worlds. Learning the “netiquette” can keep couples in good stead with family and friends and avert potential... Read More
If you’ve been to a wedding in the last few years, you know that including some variation of a photo booth has become almost as ubiquitous as having flowers and the cake. This trend makes sense —... Read More
With everything from travel and lodging to gifts, attire and possible hangovers (!) to contend with, attending weddings can get pretty complicated for your guests.
But all that pales in comparison... Read More
Q: How do I choose the right photographer to capture my big day?
A: In my opinion, the only things that actually last past the wedding day are:
1) the marriage
2) the photos or video from the... Read More
Writing your own vows is the ultimate way to customize the ceremony. Make every word count by steering clear of these common wedding vow mistakes brides and grooms make.
Using Clichés or Trite... Read More
Your wedding VIPs are your family – including your four-legged family members. So why not include your pets into your celebration?
Here are seven inspired ways to have your pet at your big... Read More
Your wedding day is a big milestone in your life, so obviously you want to celebrate surrounded by the people you love – even those who have passed. But choosing how to honor late loved ones can be... Read More
You’ve been pronounced married, you’ve had your first kiss and now you’re ready for everyone to shower you with well wishes as you enter the world as a new couple. While tradition dictates... Read More
When it comes to wedding fare, what could be better than that comforting taste of your favorite foods? Whether it’s a low-key backyard bash or a black tie ball, don’t be afraid to include all the... Read More