Wedding Ideas

Planning a wedding is a truly magical experience. We’re offering our expertise to help make the planning process fun and stress-free for you from beginning to end. From decor inspiration to vow help, we’ve covered it all in our articles.

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Planning Basics

How Involved Should a Groom Be in Planning a Wedding?

Times have changed and the responsibility of planning a wedding should be equally shared. Here's how one groom made it happen.

Places to Celebrate

20 Boat Wedding Venues for the Ultimate Nautical Event

A nautical-inspired wedding on a boat provides guests with a unique experience—and the opportunity to view beautiful scenery from the deck.


The ONE Thing a Groom Must Do on the Morning of His Wedding

The answer to this question might surprise you. No matter where you're getting married, this is the one must-do for all grooms.


Don’t Eat or Drink These Things at Your Rehearsal Dinner

Think you can indulge during your rehearsal dinner? Think again. Here are some foods and drinks to avoid.

Bridal & Wedding Showers

Who Do You Invite to a Bridal Shower?

Ready to make your bridal shower guest list. Here's your ultimate guide to who to invite to your bridal shower.

Groom & Groomsmen

12 Groomsmen Gift Ideas That Your Guys Will Actually Want

From the rugged outdoorsy groomsmen, all the way to the polished and groomed, these groomsmen gift ideas are perfect for everyone.

Places to Celebrate

6 Rustic Barn Wedding Venues in Oregon

If you're planning a rustic style wedding in the Pacific Northwest, these beautiful barn wedding venues in Oregon are worth a closer look.

Wedding Party

How to Propose to Your Bridesmaids, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Wondering how to propose to your bridesmaids? Just look to the stars. Check out your zodiac sign below for insight on a bride tribe proposal that feels right.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Lake Tahoe Bachelor Party Itinerary

Whether you’re hitting the slopes or the clubs, a Lake Tahoe bachelor party is one you and your buddies won’t forget.

Wedding Decor

10 Words to Describe Your Wedding Style

Deciding on the best words to describe your wedding style? Here are a few common adjectives, along with their definitions and inspiration to get you started!

Bride & Bridesmaids

Here’s What to Wear to a Wedding, According to the Experts

At a loss when it comes to choosing wedding guest attire? Here's our guide to what to wear to a wedding—and what you should avoid wearing at all costs.

Places to Celebrate

The Barn Wedding Venues in Louisiana Rustic Couples Love

You’ll love these gorgeous barn wedding venues in Louisiana, which run the gamut from sophisticated farmhouses to decadent rustic vintage.

Photography & Video

Wedding Photography Styles You Should Definitely Know About

Booking a wedding photographer is one of the first steps of planning your big day. Here are the wedding photography styles you should know about before starting your search!

Wedding Guests

Do I Have to Attend a Wedding If I Don’t Support the Marriage?

We've all been there. Here's what to do if you've been invited to a wedding and can't stand one of the soon-to-be spouses.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Seattle Bachelor Party Itinerary

Head to this laid-back West Coast city for a Seattle bachelor party you and your crew will never forget.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Scottsdale Bachelor Party Itinerary

Amazing weather, outdoor adventures, solid nightlife and much more—Scottsdale is just the spot for a super-cool bachelor party celebration.