August 7, 2021

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Food tasting Prior to wedding?
Makeba, on July 27, 2021 at 8:46 PM

I reached out to our venue today and asked if we could do a food tasting? Their response was not until next year…Has anyone else tasted the food at your venue?

Nichole, Jul 29, 2021 28
Open Bar to Cash Bar
Johanna, on July 22, 2021 at 11:41 AM

Hi everyone! We're getting married at a vineyard, so they will be serving beer and wine and possibly a personalized sangria. To keep costs down, we've decided we want to have an open bar but...

Jenny, Jul 23, 2021 19
Bridal Shower Schedule Conflict
Kelsy, on July 18, 2021 at 12:21 PM

Hi all! I’m a bridesmaid in a wedding this year and we’ve been given dates for their main events (shower, rehearsal, bach party, etc) but no other details. My fiancé and I received a wedding...

Judith, Jul 19, 2021 9
Mailing Invitations - Before or After Funeral Services
Lisa, on July 15, 2021 at 10:02 PM

Maybe I’m overthinking this but we originally planned to mail our invitations July 5th and decided to wait until July 19th (thanks WW!). My grandmother passed away recently and her services are...

Michelle, Jul 16, 2021 5
Groomsmen Gifts?
Deidra, on July 16, 2021 at 6:25 AM

Bridesmaid gifts, I have ideas. But the groomsmen? Nada. & future hubby isn't good with gifts, which means I should probably help. We did get these nice leather toiletry bags made, but we're...

Kris, Jul 17, 2021 8
Is it necessary to do hotel blocks?
Gabrielle, on July 13, 2021 at 3:15 PM

Is it necessary to do hotel blocks? Or can I just list nearby hotels on our website? The out of town guests we have will very likely stay with family so I am unsure of how to determine a number. Also...

Liz W, Jul 18, 2021 21 1
fmil problems
Jen, on July 12, 2021 at 6:15 AM

FMIL is driving me insane. This wedding has been relatively stress-free aside from her antics and I’m at the end of my rope here with 6 months to go until the wedding. Some backstory: I took my mom...

Katie, Jul 12, 2021 12
Job Interviews & The Wedding
Deidra, on July 7, 2021 at 4:14 PM

I landed a job interview for tomorrow. At what point do I say "By the way, in order for this to work for me, I need a week off in September"? I'm concerned if I'm upfront, they won't hire me. But if I...

Sylvana, Jul 9, 2021 20 1
How long to budget for gown alterations?
Alex, on July 7, 2021 at 5:19 PM

Hi everyone! Curious as to peoples experiences this year with wedding dress alteration timelines, I know it is different depending on the area and the density of alteration shop options…. I do not...

Monique, Jul 9, 2021 15
Someone to be excited!
Alexus, on June 22, 2021 at 8:49 PM

Ok, so I just wanted to show off wedding stuff lol. I have basically done all this on my own and I'm proud of it and I don't really have many people who I'm close to that will be excited with me! That...

Clarissa, Jul 1, 2021 21
Mom drama re: kid free wedding
Molly, on June 24, 2021 at 6:45 PM

Hi all! I need some help. We’ve been engaged almost 2 years (thanks Covid) and from the very beginning we’ve said no kids (wanting a small, intimate, adult party). The only exception is my niece and 3...

Katherine, Jun 26, 2021 17
Scaling back wedding - help with wording for 'un-invites'?
Sylvana, on April 13, 2021 at 10:15 AM

Hello All, We've had to scale back our wedding and are preparing to send out the updates to those that we will unfortunately need to cut from the in person guest list. Most of what is written I've...

Sylvana, Apr 14, 2021 12
Matron of Honor missing Bachelorette party
Alex, on February 28, 2021 at 10:22 PM

My matron of honor is my older sister. I am having a destination wedding and to keep travel minimal we are also doing the bachelorette party the same weekend in the same state. We set the date about a...

Michelle, Mar 6, 2021 68
Favor Ideas
Caterina, on February 4, 2021 at 4:32 PM

All this time i thought in lou of favors I was going to donate the money I would be spending on favors to charity instead. I had the 2 charities picked out, I was going to display a sign saying where...

Pipa, Jun 17, 2021 26
Something old/new/borrowed/blue
Brie, on January 2, 2021 at 6:25 PM

Hi there! I’m curious about what everyone is doing for their something old, new, borrowed, blue? Thanks!

Lindsey, Jan 4, 2021 20
Second time around! What's your timeline to finalize your guest list?
Sylvana, on January 2, 2021 at 1:42 PM

Like many other brides in 2020, we postponed our larger reception and married in a private ceremony on our original wedding date. We are getting "married" (ie. renewing our vows, having our larger...

Monica, Jan 2, 2021 6
Wedding Band
Sakina, on August 26, 2020 at 10:02 AM

Ladies, did you have your fh pick out his wedding band or did you do it yourself?

Sakina, Aug 30, 2020 86
Covid Wedding was a Success!!
Natalie, on August 24, 2020 at 6:37 PM

Hello Brides! Just wanted to share some of our wedding photos! We got married 7/11/20.. and hope this encourages other brides planning during these crazy times. Everything was still perfect! Best to...

Lynnie, Aug 31, 2020 27 1
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