Bridesmaid Advice, Winter Wedding Inspiration and More!

Posted by Brenna Cashen on Nov 30, 2016

Happy Wednesday! To help you make it to Friday, enjoy a few of our favorite articles and slideshows from our ideas section.

How to Handle a Bridesmaid Who Wants to Steal Your Spotlight – Do you have a bridesmaid that loves to be the center of attention? See our advice on how to best handle the situation.


Photo by Marianne Wiest Photography

Winter Wedding Style –  Winter is here! Check out all the details you’ll need to throw a romantic, scenic and cozy winter wedding.

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Photo by Pepper Nix Photography

70th Wedding Anniversary Photos- You have to see these two lovebirds’ adorable anniversary photo shoot!


Photo by Glitter+Sawdust Studios

Thinking of Letting Your Bridesmaids Wear Whatever They Want? Read This First – One bride shares her advice on how to let your girls pick their own gowns without overwhelming them with too many choices.


Photo by Jamie Mercurio Photography 

5 Things Nobody Told You About Your Wedding Day – Find out five things you probably didn’t know would happen on your big day.


Photos by Benjamin Garret Photography 

Dallas’ Autumn Fling & Surprise Proposal!

Posted by Kim on Nov 28, 2016


All images by Victory Video and Photography

Marie Gabrielle Restaurant and Gardens partnered with WeddingWire for an evening of wedding inspiration for engaged couples and their friends, family, and bridal parties. Guests enjoyed passed hors d’oeuvres, sipped on specialty cocktails, and took in the gorgeous venue while learning from Dallas-area wedding professionals. Take a peek into the event, beautifully captured by Victory Video and Photography.


Guests chatted with Victory Video and Photography while they learned about the many photography and videography styles for weddings.


Florals always transform a venue and Julias Love Designs’ stunning arrangements wowed guests throughout the evening.


Many of the brides-to-be and their friends enjoyed pampering themselves while experimenting with airbrush techniques by Lashes & Lace.


The music of LeForce Entertainment had guests toe-tapping and shoulder-shimmying, bringing just the right party atmosphere.


Guests loved taking their pictures with hilarious props and funny signs, provided by


And enjoyed nosh-worthy petit fours, eclairs, and macaroons by Cakes’n Pearls.


AM Linen Rental added a subtle sparkle to the evening with their sequined linens and accents.


Guests loved hearing the expert advice from Exceptional Events who shared the upcoming 2017 wedding trends along with their seasoned wedding tips.


And to everyone’s surprise, there was a proposal at the event! One happy couple got engaged while getting their photos taken in the photobooth.


A huge thank you to everyone who attended and to all of our participating partners! If you’d like to find out about future events, you can reach out to WeddingWire Senior Manager of Consumer Events, Jamie at

Boston’s Fall Ball

Posted by Kim on Nov 21, 2016


All photos by BKB & CO

Boston-area couples gathered for an evening of wedding inspiration, fun, and education at the Lenox Hotel. While sipping specialty cocktails and tasting an assortment of goodies from the gorgeous spread, guests mixed,mingled, and picked up priceless tips  from Boston-area wedding vendors. Take a glimpse into the event, perfectly captured by BKB & CO.


Music helps set the mood for every great event, and 617 Weddings brought the fun. They showed off an extensive repertory of songs, from contemporary hits to American standards, creating just the right atmosphere at each moment throughout the evening.


Guests enjoyed seeing how the different design elements come together at weddings. Jeri Solomon Floral Design showcased their gorgeous arrangements…


And Rentals Unlimited brought a stunning table display.


Guests also loved showing their silly sides with photobooth fun by FB Events


And glowed in the expert portraits taken by BKB & CO, who also does cinema-style videography & fashion styling.


Dessert Works brought a sweet note to the event, offering guests stunning sweets displays along with tastings of various cake flavors.  


Guests enjoyed mini touch-ups from Maryelle Artistry, who showed off their expert beauty skills.


EFD Creative – Event Planning & Design offered their expert wedding planning tips, answering couples’ burning wedding questions about budgets, guest lists, etiquette, and beyond.


A huge thank you to everyone who attended and to all of our participating partners! If you’d like to find out about future events, you can reach out to WeddingWire Senior Community Manager Jamie at

Modern Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Planning Tips and More!

Posted by Brenna Cashen on Nov 09, 2016

Happy Wednesday! Here are some of our favorite articles and slideshows to help you get through the week. Enjoy!

12 Modern Geode-Inspired Wedding DetailsThis trend has been a huge hit in 2016! Check out 12 of our favorite geode-inspired details.


Photo by Stacey Anderson Photography

How Much Do You REALLY Know About Wedding Planning? – Are you a planning pro? Take the quiz and find out!


Photo by Vivian N Photos

The Top 6 Bachelorette Party Themes – From hitting the town to soaking up the sun, here are the top themes for your bach bash!

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Should You Do a First Look? The Pros and Cons – On the fence about doing a first look? Read the benefits and drawbacks of this new wedding tradition and then decide for yourself!


Photo by Story & Rhythm

Modern California Black Tie Wedding – From a gorgeous greenery wall to chic and stylish attire, here’s a modern wedding you need to see.


Photo by Brooke Lee Photography

Wedding Dress Shopping Tips, Fall Wedding Inspiration and More!

Posted by Brenna Cashen on Nov 02, 2016

Happy Wednesday! Here’s the weekly recap of our favorite articles and slideshows from our ideas section. Get ready for your big day and be inspired below!

12 Questions You Should Ask Your Wedding Dress Salon
– From alterations to payment plans, here are 12 questions every bride-t0-be should ask her dress salon.


Photo by Cory Kendra Photography

Fall Wedding Style – From enjoyable weather to beautiful backdrops, there are so many benefits of a fall wedding. Read all about this gorgeous seasonal style.

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Photo by Savanna Sutton Photography

How to Actually Enjoy Your Wedding if You Hate Being in the Spotlight – Is being the center of attention not really your thing? Have no fear! See our tips for introverted brides and grooms.


Photo by Watson Studios

A Dress Shopping Primer – Here’s everything you need to know so you can ace your wedding dress shopping experience.

The Terrace Club

Photo by George Street Photo & Video

Ethereal Fall Plantation Wedding – Romantic lightening, bright blooms and more steal-worthy fall inspo awaits in this Nashville wedding day.


Photo by Kelsey Cherry Photography