Jacqueline Tynes

Jacqueline Tynes

Jacqueline Tynes grew up in Norfolk, Virginia, where she first fell in love with coastal weddings, wedding fashion, and everything in between. She is an Ole Miss alum—Hotty Toddy!—who now calls Washington, D.C. her home. When she’s not busy covering wedding fashion and beauty trends, she can be found socializing with friends at the nearest rooftop bar, or... binge-watching a few of her favorite TV shows. View More

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Planning Basics The Richmond Wedding Guide to Getting Married in Virginia

Here's a primer on getting married in Richmond, Virginia—from venues to attractions, marriage laws, inspiration and more.

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.

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.

Places to Celebrate 9 Industrial and Unique Charleston Wedding Venues

We've found the best unique Charleston wedding venues in town, whether you're looking for an industrial loft space, a trendy downtown distillery, or even the aquarium!

Places to Celebrate 8 Scenic Waterfront Wedding Venues in Charleston, SC

From magnificent yachts to oceanfront resorts, these waterfront wedding venues in Charleston provide unforgettable views for your special day.

Planning Basics The Charleston Wedding Guide to Getting Married in SC

If you feel like everyone's suddenly getting married in Charleston, you're not wrong. Charleston weddings have skyrocketed in popularity, and we've got the lowdown on how to get hitched in this Lowcountry hotspot.

Places to Celebrate 10 Charleston Hotel Wedding Venues Your Guests Will Love

If you are looking for a Charleston venue that offers on-site staff and other wedding perks, then we definitely suggest you check out these Charleston hotel wedding venues!

Rings & Jewelry How to Buy an Engagement Ring Like a Millennial

Millennials are changing many aspects of society, including the way we buy engagement rings. Here's a rundown of how the engagement ring buying process has evolved.

Wedding Songs & Music 22 Bride Entrance Songs For an Epic Walk Down the Aisle

Trying to choose your ceremony music? Check out these bride entrance songs that will set the tone for this special moment.

Photography & Video 9 Ways to Share Your Wedding Photos Without Going Overboard

Look back on your big day by finding the best ways to share your wedding photos without driving your loved ones crazy.

Bridal & Wedding Showers 28 Bridal Shower Favors We're Obsessing Over

We've rounded up our favorite bridal shower favors to thank your guests for attending your "party before the party."

Engagement Party 5 Easy Engagement Party Ideas For Couples on a Budget

Throwing an epic engagement party doesn't have to empty your bank account — in fact, it shouldn't. Here are some helpful engagement party ideas if you're on a budget.

Bride & Bridesmaids The 5 Wedding Dress Styles All Newly Engaged Brides Should Know

If you’re a novice when it comes to wedding dresses, we’ve got you covered. Here are the top wedding dress styles to learn before you start shopping.

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.

Wedding Songs & Music 30 Modern Processional Songs That Cue All The Tears

The wedding processional is such a crucial moment in a ceremony — and a moving wedding processional song is the ideal way to set the tone for your "I do" moment.

Wedding Songs & Music 30 Upbeat Songs to Get Wedding Guests on the Dance Floor

Weddings are joyful events, so be sure to play lots of upbeat songs to add to that happy mood. Here are a few of our favorites.

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