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 Give Up Control During Wedding Planning and Just Enjoy the Process

If your Type A personality is making the unpredictable wedding-planning process even more stressful, we’re here to help.

By Lindsay Tigar, June 23, 2021

Places to Celebrate

16 Hamptons Wedding Venues for the East End Event of Your Dreams

If you're considering a wedding in the Hamptons, you'll definitely want to check out the top Hamptons wedding venues to start planning your big day out east.

By Kim Forrest, June 23, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

The Bridal Shower Invitation Etiquette You Need to Know

Use this guide to bridal shower invitation wording and etiquette when it's time to start planning your party for the bride-to-be.

By Samantha Iacia, June 22, 2021

Places to Celebrate

21 Restaurant Wedding Venues That Combine Décor and Deliciousness

There are a lot of advantages to choosing a restaurant wedding venue. There’ll be great food, the décor is on point, and the staff is accustomed to handling events.

By Kim Forrest, June 22, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

7 Bridal Shower Food Ideas Everyone (and We Mean Everyone) Will Love

From veggie platters to chicken skewers, here is our guide to bridal shower food ideas that will create a memorable experience for your guests.

By Lindsay Tigar, June 21, 2021

Wedding Flowers

13 Wedding Flowers That Are Always in Season

Seasonality can sometimes impact the cost and look of your wedding flowers, but luckily, there are plenty of gorgeous year-round flowers that are always easy to source.

By Samantha Iacia, June 18, 2021

Wedding Party

These Unique Groomsmen Gift Ideas Are the Perfect Way to Say Thanks

Picking out a good groomsmen gift is a great way to thank your guys for standing by your side. And lucky for you, we're sharing all our best ideas.

By Naoimh O'Hare, June 18, 2021

Wedding Songs & Music

43 Wedding Prelude Songs to Kickstart Your Ceremony

Greet your guests with a soundtrack of wedding prelude songs as they begin arriving to your ceremony. Here are some of the best tunes to set the mood for your I do's.

By Samantha Iacia, June 17, 2021

Planning Basics

13 Things Your Wedding Website Needs (Right Now!)

When thinking about what to include on your wedding website, you'll want to ensure it's as informative, interesting, and personal as possible. Here are some of our favorite wedding website ideas.

By Kim Forrest, June 17, 2021

Planning Basics

Here's How to Write the "Our Story" Section on Your Wedding Website

Your wedding website is the perfect place to share your special-day details—and your love story. Here's everything you need to know about writing a wedding website "Our Story" section, with examples!

By Kim Forrest, June 17, 2021

Places to Celebrate

14 Savannah Wedding Venues Brimming With Southern Charm

Historic sites, centuries-old oak trees and amiable charm make these Savannah wedding venues gorgeous spots for an elopement or large bash.

By Beth Ann Mayer, June 17, 2021

Wedding Party

The 40 Best Bridesmaid Gifts to Say Thanks to Your BFFs

Your besties have had your back since the day you asked them to join your "I do" crew. Show your gratitude with one of these cute bridesmaid gift ideas.

By Naoimh O'Hare, June 17, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

How to Plan and Host a Bridal Shower From Beginning to End

Not sure where to begin when it comes to bridal shower planning? Here's how to throw a memorable party for the bride, including a sample bridal shower timeline, choosing a theme, and keeping track of gifts.

By Samantha Iacia, June 16, 2021

Planning Basics

The Best TV Shows to Watch While Wedding Planning (Or When You Need a Break)

Need some background noise as you’re compiling your guest list or researching wedding venues? Here are the best wedding TV shows to binge watch and stream online.

By Samantha Iacia, June 11, 2021

Wedding Flowers

8 Ways to Save Money on Wedding Flowers

From bouquets to boutonnieres, weddings typically include lots and lots of floral arrangements. Here's our best advice for wedding flowers on a budget.

By Jenn Sinrich, June 11, 2021

Bridal & Wedding Showers

6 Couple's Wedding Shower Themes to Celebrate Any Dynamic Duo

From a garden party or tea party to mimosas, cupcakes and Etsy-inspired DIY decorations, here are the best party ideas for the happy couple.

By Lindsay Tigar, June 11, 2021