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Whole Foods Wedding Cake

Whole Foods Wedding Cake

Whole Foods offers a variety of cake options for your special day and they can also customize the cakes to your needs. All cakes are made

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Are wedding sparklers illegal in my state?

Are wedding sparklers illegal in my state?

Wedding sparklers are one of the hottest summer outdoor wedding trends and becoming increasingly popular with brides who want to make sure they have the

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20 who knows the bride best questions

20 who knows the bride best questions

We've compiled a list of the best "how well do you know the bride" questions because we all know bridal showers or bachelorette parties can

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5 Quick Food Tips To Think About

5 Quick Food Tips To Think About

1. Serving Soup is a Sensitive Subject Soup, while it's delicious, comforting, and sometimes even nostalgic, can be a difficult dish to serve at the reception.

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The True Cost of Being a Bridesmaid

The True Cost of Being a Bridesmaid

Let me preface this with the fact that true costs will change by wedding, bride and location, but here's some typical costs. I've been

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How-To: Spice Rub Favor, Part 2

How-To: Spice Rub Favor, Part 2

On Monday, Elizabeth Woodson of Elizabeth W. Gift Baskets and Shindig 411 showed you how to make these yummy spice rubs. Today, she has two

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48 different ways you can add personal touch to your wedding

48 different ways you can add personal touch to your wedding

Flower sculptures of pets, tropical juice bars, softball games, henna tattoo artists--our panel of celebrity-wedding planners shares ideas on how to make your day so

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Exploring African American Wedding Traditions

Exploring African American Wedding Traditions

There are a variety of different African American wedding traditions to incorporate into the days leading up to your wedding, the ceremony and the reception.

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10 Best Free Wedding Websites

10 Best Free Wedding Websites

Keep guests informed about your wedding with your own personalized wedding website. Choose from a collection of designer templates and add tools to help your

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Somali Wedding

Somali Wedding

A traditional Somali wedding consist of various ceremonies and can last up to 7 days. On a Somali wedding day, a traditional cuisine of rice

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The Rehearsal Dinner: You're On!

The Rehearsal Dinner: You're On!

There are no hard and fast rules about the rehearsal dinner and you may end up planning and paying for this as a couple, depending

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Wedding Cake Budget

Wedding Cake Budget

Want a fantasy cake on a real-life budget? Most brides end up spending between $3 to $6 per slice on the sweet stuff, and most

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How do I pick a wedding theme?

How do I pick a wedding theme?

Having a wedding theme is a great way to personalize your wedding. It will help you incorporate your personalities in nearly every aspect of planning,

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How do I decide on wedding colors?

How do I decide on wedding colors?

Your wedding colors are the single most unifying characteristic of your wedding details so you’ll want to give them a lot of thought before making

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What's the difference between a wedding planner, wedding coordinator, and day-of planner?

What's the difference between a wedding planner, wedding coordinator, and day-of planner?

Wedding Planners 101 Despite what you may have heard, did you know that hiring a wedding planner (also called a wedding consultant) can be a huge

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The Ins and Outs of Outdoor Weddings

The Ins and Outs of Outdoor Weddings

One couple walked through the forest, hand-in-hand, to their ceremony site as guests watched the golden autumn leaves swirl around them. One couple took their vows

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Do my wedding colors have to match?

Do my wedding colors have to match?

The key to creating a stylish and successful wedding color combo is understanding the relationship between colors. Pick one general color first -- say, blue

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Wedding Day Survival Kit

Wedding Day Survival Kit

Here's what you need in your emergency kit to revitalize your pretty face and hair. Makeup 911 Kit: Concealer -- For after the kisses and crying. Lip color

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Trimming an Over-Ambitious Wedding Guest List

Trimming an Over-Ambitious Wedding Guest List

Your invitation guest list can be pared down in a number of thoughtful ways, including the following: Make across-the-board, clear-cut distinctions. To avoid hurt feelings when a

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Wedding Bloopers, McWeddings and Recessional Song Ideas

Wedding Bloopers, McWeddings and Recessional Song Ideas

Everybody Loves a Good Wedding Blooper! We found this (hilarious) wedding photo from The Ellen Show and posted it on Facebook. Here's what you had to

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The Worst Things a Couple Could Hear Before Their Wedding Day

The Worst Things a Couple Could Hear Before Their Wedding Day

1. "Don't get married." We're not sure why people say this -- maybe they just can't stand to see others so happy. Either way, if you're

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The Top 10 Wedding Rules I Wish I Could Break

The Top 10 Wedding Rules I Wish I Could Break

By now, you know there are enough wedding rules out there to fill volumes of etiquette books. So we asked brides just like you if

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My Fiance and I Are Very Nontraditional. How Can We Make Our Wedding Different?

My Fiance and I Are Very Nontraditional. How Can We Make Our Wedding Different?

There several ways you can make your wedding more memorable without crossing any boundaries, says WeddingChannel.com editor Christa Vagnozzi. "Although couples may think they're bucking

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The Complete Wedding Guest Guide

The Complete Wedding Guest Guide

Being a wedding guest can be fraught with questions and challenges that are sometimes confusing. We don't want you to have any mishaps or be

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The Biggest Wedding Gaffes Ever

The Biggest Wedding Gaffes Ever

Let's just say that a bridesmaid tripping only begins to explain the embarrassment -- and the hilarity -- of these wedding mishaps real brides told

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The best advice I never got: Brides give their best tips

The best advice I never got: Brides give their best tips

We all know that hindsight is 20/20, which is exactly why we asked brides who have been there to give us their best tips and

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The Basics: Wedding Guest Behavior

The Basics: Wedding Guest Behavior

Attending a wedding sometime soon? Avoid a classic offense, with these tips. Our renowned etiquette expert provides the ultimate DOs and DON'Ts for wedding guests. DON’T…

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The 50 Questions Every Bride Asks

The 50 Questions Every Bride Asks

Sometimes, it's just hard to know where to start when it comes to planning a wedding. That's why we've rounded up 50 of the most

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The 10 Worst Things That Could Happen on Your Wedding Day

The 10 Worst Things That Could Happen on Your Wedding Day

And you thought dealing with your future mother-in-law was bad! Here are the top 10 wedding day disasters -- and how you can prepare ahead

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The 10 Biggest Wedding Mistakes

The 10 Biggest Wedding Mistakes

When it comes to planning a day this important, there's only one way to remember everything: lists, lists, and more lists. We've asked real brides

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Late, Noisy, Drunk or Unvited: Tips to surviving guest gaffes at your wedding

Late, Noisy, Drunk or Unvited: Tips to surviving guest gaffes at your wedding

No matter the pains you have taken to ensure that your wedding is perfect, no matter how organized you are, there are some things even

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Guest Stealing the Spotlight: Please, Don't Wear White or Share Big News

Guest Stealing the Spotlight: Please, Don't Wear White or Share Big News

Brides and grooms spend hours tirelessly researching etiquette so as to treat you, the guest, in the most respectful way possible. Likewise, most guests go

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Staying True to Your Wedding Style

Staying True to Your Wedding Style

Ultimately the most important choice you have to make in deciding the style of your wedding is how formal or informal you wish it to

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Sharing the News With Your Ex

Sharing the News With Your Ex

You're engaged. You've fairly shouted it from the rooftops. You've told your parents, your siblings, your grandparents, your aunts, uncles and cousins. You've told your

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Seating Family at the Ceremony

Seating Family at the Ceremony

Read on to find the proper way to seat both the bride and groom's parents at during the ceremony. The parents of the bride always sit

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Wedding rules that can be broken

Wedding rules that can be broken

Q: I'm in love with an ivory wedding gown, but my mother insists that it's breaking tradition not to wear white. I'm afraid to even

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Who Should We Tell First About Our Engagement?

Who Should We Tell First About Our Engagement?

If you have no children, you should first share the happy news with your parents. Tell them in person if you can. Custom has evolved

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How to Write a Great Thank-You Note

How to Write a Great Thank-You Note

While it’s always nice to receive a thank-you note of any kind, it’s especially nice to receive a beautiful note, sincerely written, in response to

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How to Deal With Wedding Disasters

How to Deal With Wedding Disasters

Don’t worry -- those nightmares you’re having about your wedding going wrong are perfectly normal. While it’s impossible to predict everything that might go awry

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Happily Blending Your Blended Family

Happily Blending Your Blended Family

Blended families, in which your mother, your father, or both your parents have remarried, have become as much the norm as the exception today.Complicated? It

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Guest List Game Plan

Guest List Game Plan

Negotiating the wedding guest list can be one of the most difficult and emotional aspects of wedding planning. Sure, you want everyone you know to

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Gifts for Each Other

Gifts for Each Other

The giving of gifts between the bride and groom may be a longstanding tradition, however, like any other tradition, it is completely up to you

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Destination Proposals

Destination Proposals

The destination proposal is one of the most memorable ways to pop the question -- and extremely impressive, as well. Disguised as a planned vacation,

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4 Pieces of Wedding Advice You Should Ignore

4 Pieces of Wedding Advice You Should Ignore

When you announce your engagement, the congratulatory messages will start to roll in -- as will the loads of unsolicited planning advice. We asked real

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Are You a Bridezilla?

Are You a Bridezilla?

You've seen the tantrums on TV and probably thought to yourself, 'No way, that will never be me!' But just to be totally sure --

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