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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Cake & Desserts

11 Sweet Wedding Cake Trends That Will Make a Statement in 2022

Weddings are back—and so are delicious wedding cakes. Get inspired by these 2022 wedding cake trends for a dessert that looks as good as it tastes.

By Samantha Iacia, October 26, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

7 Bridal Shower Traditions You Can Totally Skip

Avoid an outdated event filled with awkwardness by skipping these seven bridal shower traditions at your big event.

By Allyson Johnson, October 26, 2021


4 Financial Benefits of Marriage—and What to Discuss Before Saying “I Do”

Joint bank accounts, insurance, retirement savings, and more!

By Jenn Sinrich, October 26, 2021

Planning Basics

How to Write the Perfect Welcome Message on Your Wedding Website

A simple personal greeting goes a long way.

By Kim Forrest, October 25, 2021


The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sex Toy Deals of 2021

Cyber Week is on its way, and with it comes some seriously unmissable deals on sex toys. Check out the best sales from our favorite adult toy companies.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 25, 2021


What Is Gaslighting in a Relationship?

Learn to recognize the signs of communication manipulation.

By Valerie Nikolas, October 25, 2021


How to Deal with Taking a Break in a Relationship

Set the ground rules for success.

By Valerie Nikolas, October 21, 2021

Places to Celebrate

12 Stately Libraries in the U.S. Where You Can Get Married

Start the next chapter of your love story by saying "I do" at these beautiful library wedding venues across the country.

By Samantha Iacia, October 20, 2021

Family & Friends

20 Christmas Gifts That Will Get Any Engaged Couple in the Holiday Spirit

Help the couple celebrate their upcoming nuptials with a thoughtful holiday present. Here are our favorite Christmas gifts for an engaged couple.

By Maddy Sims, October 20, 2021

Places to Celebrate

The 20 Best Beach Wedding Venues for a Relaxed and Romantic Big Day

We searched the world for the most stunning beach wedding venues, check out our fabulous and scenic finds!

By Kim Forrest, October 20, 2021

Photography & Video

9 Quirky Tricks Wedding Photographers Use to Capture Amazing Photos

Some of these photographer-approved secrets may surprise you.

By Lindsay Tigar, October 20, 2021


26 Anniversary Gift Ideas to Celebrate 10 Years of Marriage

It's been a decade since the "I do"s—honor the occasion with these thoughtful gifts for your spouse or a beloved couple.

By Samantha Iacia, October 19, 2021

Bride & Bridesmaids

6 Wedding Dress Trends That Will Be Everywhere in 2022

We've got your first look at the newest bridal trends and what's going to be popular for wedding dresses in 2022.

By Samantha Iacia, October 18, 2021


How Long Is Too Long Without Sex in a Relationship?

Truth is, it's different for every couple.

By Jenn Sinrich, October 18, 2021

Food & Beverage

Raise a Glass to 7 Wedding Cocktail Trends for 2022

This coming year is shaping up to be one full of creativity, especially when it comes to cocktail options for your big day. Here are some of the best cocktail trends to look out for.

By Jenn Sinrich, October 15, 2021


25 Gifts for Your Stepmom That'll Make Her Feel Extra Special

Scratching your head on your hunt for the perfect stepmom gift? We've got you. Any of these thoughtful picks will make her smile.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 14, 2021