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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Bride & Bridesmaids

29 Flattering Bridesmaid Dress Colors & Combinations

Put those fabric swatches and paint chips away—we've found the best bridesmaid dress colors for every wedding theme and style.

By Samantha Iacia, January 24, 2020

Planning Basics

How to Get Married in Texas: A Guide to Lone Star Weddings

For couples considering wedding in any part of the Lone Star state, you’ll definitely want to check out this guide to how to get married in Texas.

By Whitney Teal, January 24, 2020

Places to Celebrate

11 Duluth Wedding Venues Near Lake Superior

Looking for a gorgeous wedding venue with stunning water view? Check out the top Duluth wedding venues near Lake Superior.

By Stephanie Weers, January 24, 2020

Places to Celebrate

10 Wedding Banquet Halls in Downtown Chicago

Here are just a few of our favorite banquet halls in downtown Chicago perfect for any kind of wedding.

By Jacqueline Tynes, January 24, 2020

Places to Celebrate

9 Rustic Barn Wedding Venues in Jacksonville, Florida

Find the best backdrop for your country-chic Florida wedding with this roundup of the most popular barn wedding venues in Jacksonville, Florida.

By Stephanie Weers, January 24, 2020

Places to Celebrate

The Best Wedding Venues in Chicago for Every Type of Couple

From historical buildings to glamorous banquet halls, these ceremony and reception spaces are the absolute best wedding venues in Chicago.

By Stephanie Weers, January 24, 2020

Bride & Bridesmaids

How to Sell Your Used Wedding Dress Online in 8 Easy Steps

Want to sell your used wedding dress after the big day? Here’s an easy-to-follow guide to selling your gown online.

By Kim Forrest, January 24, 2020

Wedding Songs & Music

All the Wedding Songs You Need to Choose, from Processional to Last Dance

In the process of choosing music for your wedding? Consider this your cheat seat to everything you need to know about wedding songs.

By Samantha Iacia, January 23, 2020

Places to Celebrate

12 Vail Wedding Venues With Year-Round Scenery

No matter what time of year you're getting married, these Vail wedding venues offer plenty of natural beauty through the sunshine and the snow.

By Samantha Iacia, January 22, 2020

Married Life

7 Romantic Winter Date Ideas That Won't Kill Your Budget

If you live in an area that experiences cold, snowy winters, you might be struggling to find winter date ideas. Check out these unique ideas that won't blow your budget.

By Lindsay Tigar, January 22, 2020

Places to Celebrate

The 13 Best Cities for Industrial Weddings

If you're looking for a rustic setting with a modern edge, these cities have some of the best industrial wedding venues in the country.

By Kim Forrest, January 22, 2020

Wedding Party

How to Write Wedding Party Bios for Your Wedding Website (with Examples!)

Wedding party bios are an important part of a wedding website—here's how to write yours, plus some examples to provide some inspiration.

By Christin Perry, January 22, 2020

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