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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Wedding Guests

Here's Exactly What to Wear to a Fall Wedding As a Guest

Got a loved one tying the knot this autumn? Before you pick out a new outfit, check out our guide to fall wedding guest fashion.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 23, 2021

Invitations & Stationery

15 Wedding Program Ideas to Outline All the Ceremony Details

If you're thinking about adding these paper products to your big day, here are some of our favorite wedding program ideas and designs to consider.

By Samantha Iacia, July 22, 2021

Wedding Songs & Music

31 Wedding Last Dance Song Ideas from the Experts

We asked music pros from around the country to share their favorite last dance wedding songs—and share some of our own favorites!

By Kim Forrest, July 22, 2021

Wedding Decor

19 Chic Wedding Photo Backdrops for Frame-Worthy Pictures

Make every pic from your big day shine with these simple and romantic wedding photo backdrops that you can buy online.

By Laura Hampson, July 22, 2021

Relatives

34 Memorable and Meaningful Gifts for the Mother of the Groom

When it comes to buying wedding party presents, moms deserve something extra special. These gift ideas for the mother of the groom are just the ticket.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 22, 2021

Speeches & Traditions

The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Speech Order & Writing Toasts

Weddings are a blast, but the speeches—whether heartfelt or hilarious—remind everyone why they’re there: to celebrate two people in love. This wedding speech guide covers all the basics.

By Lindsay Pietroluongo, July 21, 2021

Wedding Fashion

7 of the Best Places to Buy Flower Girl Dresses

Make the littlest love in your life feel extra special in one of these adorable flower girl dresses.

By Laura Hampson, July 21, 2021

Relatives

The 35 Most Thoughtful Gifts for Any Mother of the Bride

Not sure how to thank your mom or future MIL for all their love and support? Get the mother of the bride one of these unique gifts.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 21, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

All the Bridal Shower Etiquette Tips You Need to Know

If the thought of proper bridal shower etiquette makes you roll your eyes, don't fret. Here are some updates to the modern bridal shower that will still make your Grandma happy.

By Lauren Rodrigue, July 21, 2021

Bride & Bridesmaids

45 Courthouse Wedding Dresses for Your Civil Ceremony

Planning a small ceremony but don't know what to wear to a courthouse wedding? Try these courthouse and city hall wedding dresses on for size.

By Samantha Iacia, July 20, 2021

Advice and Etiquette

How Much Does a Destination Wedding Cost?

If you're in the early stages of wedding planning, you might be wondering how much a destination wedding costs. The answer might surprise you.

By Kim Forrest, July 20, 2021

Married Life

How to Navigate Remarriage After Divorce

Remarriage after divorce can feel like a totally fresh start, but navigating a new marriage can also be somewhat tricky. Here's how to ensure a successful partnership.

By Jenn Sinrich, July 19, 2021

Bride & Bridesmaids

This Bridesmaid Dress Color Quiz Will Tell You Exactly How to Style Your Squad

You’ve found your wedding day attire, now it’s time to think about your besties. Take this bridesmaid quiz to find out what color and style your crew should wear.

By Samantha Iacia, July 16, 2021

Married Life

What to Do If You're Feeling Alone in Your Marriage

If you're feeling alone in your marriage, you're not, well, alone. Here, experts share how to ensure your emotional needs are met by your partner.

By Jenn Sinrich, July 16, 2021

Rings & Jewelry

Everything You Need to Know About Buying Bridesmaid Jewelry

Accessorizing your crew can be confusing, from deciding what they'll wear to figuring out who's paying. Learn about all things bridesmaid jewelry right here.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 16, 2021

Wedding Decor

32 Winter Wedding Ideas That Are Seasonally Chic & Cozy

December, January, and February weddings are special in a way like no other. Turn your big day into a cozy, festive celebration with these winter-themed wedding ideas, tips, and decorations.

By Samantha Iacia, July 15, 2021