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Ring ceremony with engagement ring and wedding band
ZimWifey in Planning, on September 10, 2017 at 1:28 PM

Hey Ladies ( and men with engagement rings, if you're out there). So I always thought I'd be wearing my engagement ring down the aisle and then slipping my wedding band on when we exchange rings....

Leslie, Jul 29, 2020 33 499
Where to Get Ready?
ZimWifey in Style and Décor, on June 24, 2017 at 8:04 AM

Happy Saturday! Where are you ladies getting ready the morning of your wedding? I was first considering the standard hotel but now I'm thinking of renting a large house where my BMs and I will get...

Lauren, Jun 16, 2018 32 3,687
Veil to cover your face? Too old fashioned?
ZimWifey in Etiquette and Advice, on August 30, 2017 at 5:16 PM

Maybe I'm just too young but both my FMIL and my mom were shocked that I wasn't going to cover my face with a two tier veil to walk down the aisle. Honestly I'm not even sure I'm doing a veil at all....

Lola, May 29, 2018 43 2,964
Non-Pro BAM!
ZimWifey in Married Life, on November 29, 2017 at 11:41 PM

can't believe that I've been a wife for 24 days. Waking up next to my husband everyday is wonderful! I'm still waiting for professional pics (grrrr) to post a long pro BAM but here are a few of my...

FutureMRS, Dec 9, 2017 48 68
8 Days out- how do I stay sane??
ZimWifey in Planning, on October 26, 2017 at 5:25 PM

I'm so over everything! All I wanna do is take a nap- and avoid all things wedding. I'm excited to be married and celebrate but I don't have one ounce of planning left in me. Any advice for the home...

Shelena, Oct 27, 2017 17 22
Buying Alcohol in bulk
ZimWifey in Planning, on October 18, 2017 at 8:36 PM

You all have given me some awesome advice on the types is alcohol I should provide for guests (YES to tequila). We're coming down to the day- so does anyone know of a place where I can return unopened...

ZimWifey, Oct 18, 2017 4 875
You're a wedding guest- what's in your cup?
ZimWifey in Planning, on October 13, 2017 at 1:46 PM

We are providing the alcohol to the bartender at our venue. I'm thinking: beer, red wine, rum, whiskey, vodka, soda, juice mixers and water. Should I add white wine for a November wedding? Any other...

kelly, Oct 14, 2017 73 46
Day after wedding- Sleep or Brunch??
ZimWifey in Etiquette and Advice, on October 5, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Happy Thursday WW! So FH is very excited to have a brunch for OOT guests the day after our wedding. I'm not against it, but I know I'll be super exhausted. Has anyone done this- pros/cons? And most...

Brenda, Oct 9, 2017 38 1,691
Sweetheart table decor- show me yours!
ZimWifey in Style and Décor, on October 3, 2017 at 1:54 PM

Hey all. I'm trying to finalize our reception decor and I'm stuck on the sweetheart table. We are having a half round (half of the standard round table that holds 10 ppl). My decorator suggested the...

Mary, Oct 3, 2017 10 147
Back after Boudoir!
ZimWifey in Community Conversations, on September 29, 2017 at 2:19 PM

Boudoir session was this morning and I must say- I loved it! I was super nervous but I had a team of 4 ladies dedicated to making me look my sexy best. They literally fixed the hairs on my head and...

Vanessa, Sep 30, 2017 24 29
Tell me your (realistic) diet and workout plans
ZimWifey in Fitness and Health, on July 24, 2017 at 12:38 AM

Hey ladies (and gents), so I'm quickly approaching the 100 day mark and finally finishing my graduate degree so I figured it's time to get serious about this wedding body. I'm pretty low-key and am...

Brittany L. Jones,, Sep 21, 2017 42 57
Recommendations for INDOOR photo location in the DMV
ZimWifey in Planning, on September 20, 2017 at 6:43 PM

So I've reached the point where I feel like EVERYTHING will go wrong on my wedding day (sad face). So, I'm trying to devise a backup plan for my photo location. Currently, I'd like to take all our...

FtrMrs.Labat, Sep 20, 2017 14 90
How important are wedding shoes?
ZimWifey in Wedding Attire, on September 15, 2017 at 3:47 PM

Ladies, how much thought/money did you put into your shoes? I thought this was such a minor detail, mostly because my dress is floor length and no one will see my shoes (I think). I was honestly going...

Megan, Sep 18, 2017 101 3,962
Help! I almost love my dress.....
ZimWifey in Wedding Attire, on September 13, 2017 at 6:30 PM

Ok, I need alterations advice. Went today for my second fitting and dress is coming along well. They took in the waist but now the dress is puckering in the front and I don't like it. If I pull the...

Blair Waldorf, Sep 13, 2017 17 159
Ideas for seating: escort cards vs. seating chart
ZimWifey in Style and Décor, on September 12, 2017 at 3:15 PM

Hey WW, so as wedding planners and as guests which do you prefer- an individual escort card for each guest or a large seating chart sign like the photo (sry I fell into a Pinterest hole this morning)....

Nat, Sep 12, 2017 20 491
"First Touch"
ZimWifey in Planning, on September 7, 2017 at 1:54 AM

So after much debate FH has agreed on photos before the wedding, but still doesn't want to see me. So the plan is to take all the bride+bridesmaid photos and then groom + Groomsmen photos. Then we'll...

Sarah, Sep 9, 2017 25 118
Table numbers
ZimWifey in Married Life, on August 27, 2017 at 6:20 PM

So now that it's crunch time I'm tackling another small detail today and it happens to be table numbers. We're having a large wedding and expecting around 22 guest tables. Any tips on cost effective...

Kathleen, Aug 27, 2017 27 72
Favorite Etsy Finds!
ZimWifey in Do It Yourself, on August 24, 2017 at 7:27 PM

I saw a post about this a while ago but can't seem to find it. I'm just diving into the world of Etsy and I'm loving it! I really appreciate the fact that these are (mostly) small businesses rather...

A.L.S., Aug 25, 2017 18 20
Tell me about your boudoir photo session....
ZimWifey in Community Conversations, on August 11, 2017 at 11:33 AM

So, I was on the fence about boudoir photos and then I found an amazing deal from a company called Three Boudoir and booked it! No I'm like- what have I done!?!?! I know FH will love them but I'm very...

SpringBride2018, Aug 14, 2017 28 106
Tell me your transportation plans (and prices)
ZimWifey in Planning, on July 28, 2017 at 12:02 PM

Happy Friday WW! So I'm choosing limo companies now but I wanna know what other people have done. I plan on doing limo to 1. First look location----> church----->reception. This will be around 3...

ZimWifey, Jul 28, 2017 17 21
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