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 to Plan a Wedding in Raleigh, Durham & the NC Triangle

Carolina couples who need help finding their venue, booking guest accommodations, and basically everything else that goes into planning a Raleigh wedding are in luck! This go-to guide is an essential primer for North Carolina Triangle weddings.

Places to Celebrate

7 Outdoor Wedding Venues Louisiana Couples Are Booking Now

Find ideal outdoor wedding venues in Louisiana that help you take advantage of the state's gorgeous year round weather.


10 Wedding-Day Hangover Cures

Did you indulge a bit too much at your rehearsal dinner? Check out these wedding hangover cures to ensure you're in top shape for your big day.

Wedding Guests

Here’s When You Should and Shouldn’t Invite Your Ex to Your Wedding

It can be a major source of tension—do you or don't you invite an ex to your wedding? Here's how to make the call.

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.

Places to Celebrate

19 Music-Themed and Theater Wedding Venues for the Couple Who Loves Drama

From small movie theaters to huge concert halls, there are a variety of theater wedding venues for arts-loving couples to choose from!


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.