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

5 Signs You Should Hire a Wedding Planner

Wedding planners can be total lifesavers. Not quite sure you need one? Check out the top five reasons why you should hire a wedding planner.

Planning Basics

Wedding Planner Responsibilities vs. Your Tasks: Who Does What

Wedding planners do a ton, but they don't do everything. Here's a list of a wedding planner's responsibilities, as well as the tasks you'll need to take care of yourselves.

Engagement Party

Do I Need An Engagement Party?

Engagement parties can be a great way for your friends and family members to meet and mingle. But yes, they can be pricey and time-consuming to plan. Here's how to decide if you need an engagement party.

Rings & Jewelry

12 Engagement Ring Shopping Rules to Know Before You Buy

Engagement ring shopping is a science—we break it down with these do's and don'ts you should keep in mind throughout the process.

Bride & Bridesmaids

18 Bridal Jackets for Major Cool Girl Vibes on Your Wedding Day

You're not a regular bride, you're a cool bride. We found the best bridal jackets to help you totally slay the fashion game on your big day.

Married Life

5 Arguments That Help Your Relationship Grow

This may come as a surprise, but turns out that fighting can actually be beneficial to your relationship. Here, experts describe the common couple's arguments that you'll actually be glad you had.

Photography & Video

The 7 Best Engagement Photo Locations in Atlanta

Ready to take some romantic photos with your sweetie? These engagement photo locations in Atlanta are the top spots for some truly magical images.

Photography & Video

The 7 Best Chicago Engagement Photo Locations

If you're getting hitched in the Windy City, check out these Chicago engagement photo locations to find the right backdrop for your photo shoot.

Bridal & Wedding Showers

20 Tea Party Bridal Shower Favors You Can Buy Online

These tea party bridal shower favors are perfect for a classic event. They're adorable, useful—and totally easy to buy!

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Houston Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Ready to plan your Houston bachelorette party? Here are the must-visit places in the Lone Star State.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A Houston Bachelor Party Itinerary

Plan a guys' weekend in the Lone Star State. This Houston bachelor party itinerary ensures your weekend goes off without a hitch.

Beauty Tips

Which Bridal Makeup Look Should You Rock for Your Wedding?

Our short quiz will reveal your ideal bridal makeup look so that you feel like the best version of yourself on the big day.

Bridal & Wedding Showers

8 Steps to Hosting a Tea Party Bridal Shower

Celebrate the bride-to-be in an undeniably classy way by hosting a tea party bridal shower. Here's exactly how to pull it off like a pro.

Food & Beverage

Exactly How Much Food to Serve at Your Wedding

Make sure your wedding menu features food that's both delicious and plentiful. Here's a guide to how much food to serve at your wedding.

Married Life

How to Reunite After a Long Distance Relationship

If you're finally moving to the same city (or apartment!) after being in a long distance relationship, it's normal for things to be a bit rocky in the beginning. Here, experts share how to adjust after a long distance relationship.

Legal Paperwork

Here's Exactly How to Change Your Name with Airline Mileage Programs

Don't lose your miles! Here's how to change your name on those airline mileage programs without totally losing your mind.