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 Flowers

The 2019 Wedding Flower Trends, Beyond the Bouquet

One look at this list and you'll be obsessed with the top 2019 wedding flower trends that are already taking over the bloomosphere.

Planning Basics

Marriage Laws by State

Our marriage law guide breaks down each state’s laws for engaged couples such as age requirement, license expiration time, state residency and more.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

Charlottesville Bachlorette Party Itinerary

From the best wineries to the hottest restaurants and bars, here’s everything you need to know to throw a killer Charlottesville bachelorette party.

Wedding Songs & Music

17 Bride Entrance Songs For an Epic Walk Down the Aisle

Trying to choose your ceremony music? Check out these bride entrance songs that will definitely make your guest think “Here Comes the Bride!”

Places to Celebrate

Here Are the Best Long Island Wedding Venues

Shopping for a Long Island wedding venue? Here are some of our favorites for couples of every personality and style.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

A San Diego Bachelorette Party Itinerary

If you're looking for a getaway with ample sun and fun, there's nothing like a San Diego bachelorette party!

Places to Celebrate

16 Catering Halls on Long Island That Combine Convenience and Style

Enjoy a smooth planning process and stylish big day by choosing one of these catering halls on Long Island.

Planning Basics

Winter Wedding Survival Guide

We asked some of our favorite wedding professionals and recent brides for their best advice for planning a winter wedding. Check out these words of wisdom!

Speeches & Traditions

The Wedding Speech Order You Need to Know

Weddings are a blast, but the speeches—whether heartfelt or hilarious—remind everyone why they’re there: to celebrate two people in love. This wedding speech order will help the reception flow nicely.

Places to Celebrate

7 Inexpensive Wedding Venues on Long Island for a Budget-Friendly Big Day

Planning your nuptials on a budget? These inexpensive wedding venues on Long Island provide style at reasonable prices.

Wedding Fashion

5 Wedding Fashion Trends That Are In (and Out!) for 2019

Want to know what’s hot and what’s not when it comes to 2019 wedding fashion trends? From wedding dresses to guest attire, here’s what’s in store for this upcoming year.

Wedding Guests

How Soon Is Too Soon to Ask Someone to Be Your Plus-One at a Wedding?

If you've just started a new relationship, it can be tricky to decide the right time to ask your new SO to be your plus-one to a wedding. Here are the signals that mean you're probably not ready.

Places to Celebrate

9 Long Island Vineyard Wedding Venues for Wine-Filled Celebrations

Move over, Napa! You'll be wowed by these Long Island vineyard wedding venues, renowned for their amazing scenery and tasty wines.

Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties

The Top 6 Bachelorette Party Themes

Trying to come up with a few ideas for your fun-filled gal pal getaway? Here are the most popular bachelorette party themes for a killer bash.

Budget

Can I Negotiate with Wedding Vendors?

Couples who are on a strict budget will want to learn how to negotiate with wedding vendors—the best ways to do so may surprise you.

Planning Basics

The #1 Way to Make Your Wedding Stress-Free

Getting married at a hotel is the secret to having a stress-free wedding—here are five reasons why.