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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 Songs & Music

How to Choose a Non-Cliché, Totally Unique First Dance Song

Let us help you take some of the stress out of figuring out how to choose a first dance song, so you can focus on the fun.

By Lauren Rodrigue, November 18, 2019

Wedding Songs & Music

These 2020 Wedding Ceremony Songs Will Update Your "I Dos"

Music adds personality to any wedding ceremony. If you're looking to add a modern touch to your "I dos," check out these top wedding ceremony songs for 2020.

By Stephanie Weers, November 18, 2019

Beauty Tips

Airbrush Makeup vs. Regular Makeup: What You Need to Know

The age-old wedding beauty showdown: airbrush makeup or regular makeup? Make sure you're informed on the pros and cons before deciding whether to wear airbrush makeup for your wedding.

By Janell Hickman, November 18, 2019

Bride & Bridesmaids

30 White Jumpsuits for Weddings That Are Cool Bride-Approved

Whether you're planning to skip the white dress or want to make a fashion statement at your bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, or reception, these jumpsuits for weddings will score major compliments.

By Samantha Iacia, November 15, 2019

Honeymoon Advice

6 Couples Share Their Honeymoon Regrets

If you've started the honeymoon planning process, heed this advice from recently-married couples on how to make your trip of a lifetime memorable for all the right reasons.

By Lindsay Tigar, November 15, 2019

Etiquette

How to Write Wedding Thank-You Cards

Check out these simple and stress-free tips for how to write wedding thank-you cards without losing your mind.

By Kim Forrest, November 15, 2019

Wedding Party

20 Matron of Honor Gifts Your Best Gal’s Sure to Love

Your matron of honor has been by your side every step of the way. Thank her for her love and support with one of these lovely matron of honor gifts.

By Christin Perry, November 15, 2019

Places to Celebrate

17 Greenhouse Wedding Venues That Bring the Outdoors In

Host a wedding with an outdoor feel—rain or shine. These greenhouse wedding venues around the U.S. are some of our favorites.

By Kim Forrest, November 14, 2019

Places to Celebrate

You Booked Your Wedding Venue. Now What?

You've found the venue of your dreams, signed your contract, and officially set the date for your wedding—but there are a few more things that you’ll need to finalize.

By Kim Forrest, November 13, 2019

Cake & Desserts

The 5 Wedding Cake Trends That Will Make a Statement in 2020

On the big day, these 2020 wedding cake trends will guarantee that your dessert looks as good as it tastes.

By Samantha Iacia, November 12, 2019

Bridal Hair

22 Wedding Hairstyles for Short Hair: Updos, Half-Up & More

These absolutely gorgeous wedding hairstyles for short hair are sure to inspire your wedding-day look.

By Hillary Hoffower, November 12, 2019

Bridal & Wedding Showers

12 Couples Shower Games That are Easy, Affordable—and Fun

Here are some of our favorite couples wedding shower games that you should definitely play at an upcoming celebration.

By Kim Forrest, November 12, 2019

Marriage Proposals

How to Decide Where to Propose

No matter where you propose, it's sure to be a memorable experience. But here are some suggestions on how to find that perfect proposal location.

By Jenn Sinrich, November 11, 2019

Etiquette

These Wedding Thank-You Note Templates Are Legit Essential

If you're unsure about wedding thank-you card wording — or don't even know where to start! — feel free to work off of these handy wedding gift thank you templates.

By Kim Forrest, November 8, 2019

Planning Basics

Getting Married in Oklahoma? Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Start planning your Sooner State wedding with our guide to getting married in Oklahoma from obtaining a marriage license to finding a venue, and more!

By Kim Forrest, November 6, 2019

Rings & Jewelry

The 5 Engagement Ring Trends to Know for 2020

*Ring* in the new decade with these engagement ring trends you can expect to see everywhere in 2020.

By Samantha Iacia, November 4, 2019