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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 Reception

8 Wedding Reception Trends for 2020 That Your Guests Haven't Seen Before

We're talking food, drinks, and interactive experiences. Here are the 2020 wedding reception trends and ideas that will have guests remembering your big day as the best party of the year.

By Samantha Iacia, November 21, 2019

Married Life

7 Reasons Why the First Year of Marriage Can Be Tough

Any married couple will tell you: The first year of marriage isn't all sunshine and lollipops. Here's why—and how you can survive this often tough time.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 21, 2019

Married Life

6 Reasons to Get Married in Your 30s

Many couples are waiting to get married until after they turn 30. Check out some of the advantages of getting married in your 30s.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 20, 2019

Married Life

4 Signs You're Giving Your Partner Too Much Space

Space in a relationship can be a good thing, but too much of it is anything but. Here are some ways to reconnect if you and your partner are starting to grow apart.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 20, 2019

Wedding Party

Maid of Honor vs. Matron of Honor: What’s the Difference?

Ready to pick your wedding party? It's important to know the difference between a maid of honor and a matron of honor and how you can incorporate these roles into your crew.

By Kim Forrest, November 20, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

22 Shoppable Bridal Shower Game Ideas to Keep the Party Going

Wondering how to entertain an entire room of guests during the bridal shower? We've got you—shop our picks for dozens of bridal shower game ideas that are total crowd-pleasers.

By Samantha Iacia, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

The 6 Biggest Proposal Mistakes, According to Experts

It's hard to go wrong when you're presenting your partner with a ring—but there are a few proposal mistakes you can make. Here, experts share how to avoid these errors.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

5 Budget-Friendly Engagement Trips to Consider

Celebrate your "I will!" with a couples-only vacation. Here are a few of our favorite engagement trip locations.

By Lindsay Tigar, November 19, 2019

Marriage Proposals

The 8 Most Popular Proposal Destinations, According to Travel Pros

Popping the question in one of these incredible proposal destinations is sure to be a memorable experience.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 19, 2019

Groom & Groomsmen

These 2020 Groom & Groomsmen Trends Are Super Dapper

We’ve rounded up the hottest 2020 groom wedding attire trends just for you. Check them out and see which look best suits your style for the big day.

By Stephanie Weers, November 19, 2019

Wedding Songs & Music

How to Choose a Non-Cliché, Totally Unique First Dance Song

Let us help you take some of the stress out of figuring out how to choose a first dance song, so you can focus on the fun.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 18, 2019

Wedding Songs & Music

These 2020 Wedding Ceremony Songs Will Update Your "I Dos"

Music adds personality to any wedding ceremony. If you're looking to add a modern touch to your "I dos," check out these top wedding ceremony songs for 2020.

By Stephanie Weers, November 18, 2019

Beauty Tips

Airbrush Makeup vs. Regular Makeup: What You Need to Know

The age-old wedding beauty showdown: airbrush makeup or regular makeup? Make sure you're informed on the pros and cons before deciding whether to wear airbrush makeup for your wedding.

By Janell Hickman, November 18, 2019

Bride & Bridesmaids

30 White Jumpsuits for Weddings That Are Cool Bride-Approved

Whether you're planning to skip the white dress or want to make a fashion statement at your bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, or reception, these jumpsuits for weddings will score major compliments.

By Samantha Iacia, November 15, 2019

Honeymoon Advice

6 Couples Share Their Honeymoon Regrets

If you've started the honeymoon planning process, heed this advice from recently-married couples on how to make your trip of a lifetime memorable for all the right reasons.

By Lindsay Tigar, November 15, 2019

Etiquette

How to Write Wedding Thank-You Cards

Check out these simple and stress-free tips for how to write wedding thank-you cards without losing your mind.

By Kim Forrest, November 15, 2019