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 Songs & Music

A Wedding Playlist That Guests of All Ages Will Love

We asked top DJs to share their song picks for a wedding playlist that will draw all of your guests to the dance floor.

Wedding Decor

15 Summer Wedding Colors That Are Heating up Right Now

From pretty pastels to bright-as-sunshine hues, these summer wedding colors are taking over our inspiration boards right now.


15 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Officiant

Be sure to choose wisely when selecting your wedding officiant. We talked to several pros to find out the essential question to ask potential officiants.

Rings & Jewelry

The Best Engagement Ring Settings for Every Stone Shape

If you're gearing up to make a major jewelry purchase, these are the best engagement ring settings to flatter every stone shape.

Planning Basics

5 Things Never Say to Yourself While Planning a Wedding

If you're planning a wedding, you might find your inner voice is a bit, er, louder than ever before. These are some things you should never say to yourself while in the thick of wedding planning.

Wedding Songs & Music

The 10 Best Country First Dance Songs of All Time

Want to add a little twang to your special day? Your first dance can be extra memorable if you choose to play one of these country first dance songs.

Health & Beauty

Wedding Hair Don'ts From the Experts

We chatted with wedding hair pros across the country and got the dirt on some common wedding day hairstyle mistakes to avoid!

Invitations & Stationery

When to Send Save the Dates

You've set a date so now it's time to figure out when to send your save the dates! Our advice: Not too early, not too late!

Places to Celebrate

5 Signs You’ll Be Happy With Your Top Wedding Venue Choice

Choosing your top wedding venue can be a tough decision, but when a space just feels right, it probably is.

Marriage Proposals

Avoid These 5 Don’ts After Getting Engaged

You might feel a bit overwhelmed after getting engaged, but never fear! Here's a rundown of the things you should avoid doing after the question has been popped!

Places to Celebrate

10 Small Wedding Venues in New Hampshire for the Ultimate Intimate Celebration

When it comes to wedding, sometimes a more intimate event is just right. These small wedding venues in NH will help you plan the perfect celebration for 120 guests or fewer.


9 Types of Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Love

Looking for great little gifts to thank your wedding guests? Here are nine types of wedding favors that your friends and family will love to take home.

Planning Basics

Get it Done! 6 Wedding Planning Tips and Ideas for Procrastinators

Putting off wedding planning? These wedding planning tips and ideas are meant for procrastinators—so stop waiting and read 'em!

Planning Basics

What is a Micro Wedding and Why Should You Care?

Bigger isn't always better. Micro weddings are becoming increasingly popular—here's how to tell if hosting one is right for you.


6 Steps to Finding the Right Wedding Officiant

Finding a wedding officiant for your big day is often overlooked until the last minute — but it should be made early on. To help you choose wisely, we talked to experts to uncover how to find a wedding officiant to marry you and your partner.

Wedding Decor

27 Red Wedding Theme Ideas to Steal for a Bold Color Palette

See why these dramatic ideas were made for anyone considering a red wedding theme (and don't worry, we're not talking about that Game of Thrones scene).