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
You’ve said yes to the ring, so now it’s time to pop a big question of your own: Will you be my bridesmaid?
In the age of social media, it’s increasingly popular to propose bridesmaid-hood... Read More
Whether you’re a super techy couple or not, adding some “smart” gadgets to your registry will be a sign of your wedding times. Plus, your guests will be geeked up to shop outside the box. After... Read More
You’ve gotten gifts for your bridesmaids and favors for the guests - but what about a little something for your groom?
This is an opportunity to shower your spouse-to-be with something that... Read More
Who says that you can only have your gal pals by your side when you tie the knot? Keep your best guy friend where he belongs on your big day by making him a “bridesman” or even the “man of... Read More
Brides-to-be thinking of asking a pregnant friend or family member to be in the bridal party should know such a request is common.
Recent findings indicate that around half of all weddings now... Read More
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Maybe you and your fiancé have lived together for ages and already own enough dishes, wine glasses and linens to satisfy Louis XIV. How do you tell your guests that you simply don’t need any... Read More
Being asked to join a bridal party is both an honor and a responsibility. When asked to take on such significant and meaningful roles, men and women may recognize the honor but be unsure of what... Read More
Many once-popular wedding traditions have fallen by the wayside. But one wedding tradition that has withstood the test of time is the wedding registry. Couples about to tie the knot still build a... Read More
Do you have a shelf or cabinet that’s filled to the brim with wedding favors such as engraved ice cream scoopers, cake servers, cheese spreaders or tea light candle holders? If you do, you’re not... Read More
You’ve figured out the perfect favor for your guests, but what about a sweet token to commemorate the occasion for your spouse-to-be?
The history of the gift exchange between bride and groom... Read More
It is sometimes difficult to ask for what you truly want as a gift. After all, you don’t want to seem like you are picky, overly choosy or ungrateful when receiving gifts. So for holidays and... Read More
Thank guests for attending your soirée with these easy DIY reminders of the big day.
Purchase a pile of your favorite local fruit and wrap each snack in a way that works with... Read More
When the friendships you have with your wedding party are priceless, how do you decide what’s appropriate to spend on their thank-you gifts?
There’s actually no clear-cut answer, says Elise... Read More
According to Sharon Naylor, a wedding etiquette expert and author of “The Bride’s Guide to Freebies” (Lyons Press, 2012) most couples decide on two to three wedding registry options, though... Read More