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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Planning Basics

How to Throw a Zero-Waste Wedding

A zero-waste wedding. Sounds impossible, right? Turns out it's pretty doable. Here are some ways to minimize impact as you plan your nuptials.

By Stephanie Weers, January 21, 2020

Marriage Proposals

5 Marriage Proposal Traditions, Explained

From getting down on one knee to the whole three months' salary thing, there are so many marriage proposal traditions to consider. Here's some background on five of the most common ones.

By Stephanie Weers, January 21, 2020

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How to Plan a Bridal Shower

Throwing a bridal shower is a lovely way to celebrate a bride and her impending nuptials. Not sure where to start? Here's how to plan a bridal shower in 13 simple steps.

By Jacqueline Tynes, January 21, 2020

Marriage Proposals

38 Romantic Ways to Propose, According to Real Couples

Thinking about asking someone to marry you? Use these real-life romantic ways to propose to inspire your own special moment.

By Samantha Iacia, January 17, 2020

Wedding Decor

These '90s Wedding Ideas Are All That and a Bag of Chips

Whether you're a millennial with a nostalgic side or you just want to have a blast on the big day, consider copying these (totally rad) '90s wedding ideas.

By Samantha Iacia, January 17, 2020

Planning Basics

6 Ways to Give Back While Planning Your Wedding, Beyond Charitable Favors

Weddings can be expensive and extravagant—but there are ways to give back while planning your nuptials.

By Stephanie Weers, January 17, 2020

Married Life

The 24 Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Couples

Looking for a special present for your favorite pair? Check out these romantic and unique Valentine's Day gifts for couples.

By Kim Forrest, January 17, 2020

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

How to Plan a Bachelorette Party Weekend, Start to Finish

Whether you’re planning hometown or destination event, knowing exactly how to plan a bachelorette party is essential. Here’s a step-by-step guide to planning the party of a lifetime.

By Lauren Rodrigue, January 17, 2020

Planning Basics

6 Ways to Learn More About Wedding Vendors

It can be tough to narrow down the long list of wedding vendors near you, but these six details may help.

By Kim Forrest, January 16, 2020

Wedding Decor

19 Non-Traditional Wedding Guest Book Ideas You Haven't Thought of Yet

Think you have to stick to a traditional tabletop book? Think again! These creative wedding guest book ideas are unexpected enough to wow you and your guests. 

By Samantha Iacia, January 15, 2020

Wedding Songs & Music

The 2020 Wedding Songs to Get Your Guests on the Dance Floor

Make sure your dance floor is packed all night long by choosing to play some of these top wedding songs for 2020.

By Kim Forrest, January 15, 2020

Planning Basics

A Guide to Omaha Wedding Venues & Getting Married in Nebraska

If you're getting married in the Cornhusker State, you'll definitely want to check out this guide to planning a wedding in Nebraska, as well as Lincoln and Omaha wedding venues.

By Kim Forrest, January 14, 2020

Planning Basics

6 Underrated Benefits of a Winter Wedding

Here's why couples should definitely consider hosting a winter wedding, from amazing photos in the snow to cost savings, and much more.

By Lindsay Tigar, January 14, 2020

Wedding Decor

20 Granny Chic Wedding Ideas to Try If You Love Pastels and Flowers

Granny chic wedding style is this year's sleeper trend. Find out what this ultra-romantic, vintage aesthetic really means and how to nail it for your big day.

By Samantha Iacia, January 13, 2020

Wedding Songs & Music

The Best 2020 First Dance Songs to Kick Off Your Reception Right

The 2020 first dance songs come from a variety of genres—you're sure to find one to suit your style and personality.

By Kim Forrest, January 13, 2020

Family & Friends

How to Help Your Partner Feel Comfortable With Your Family

If you're partner's feeling a bit, well, nervous about hanging out with your family, here are five ways to help them relax and enjoy fam time.

By Lauren Rodrigue, January 10, 2020