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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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Bride & Bridesmaids 12 Tips for Wedding Dress Alterations You Should Know About

Wedding dress alterations are part of completing your bridal look. Here are essential tips to help your bridal alterations process go smoothly.

Bride & Bridesmaids The Wedding Dress Shopping Timeline Every Bride Should Know

From setting a budget to your final alterations fitting, this wedding dress timeline covers everything you need to do and exactly when to do it.

Bride & Bridesmaids Here's Your Ideal Wedding Dress, Based on Your Body Type

Highlight your figure and own the fashion game on the big day by rocking the best wedding dress for your body type.

Bride & Bridesmaids How to Shop for a Wedding Dress Like a Total Pro

Here’s a crash course in how to shop for a wedding dress you truly love, from finding inspiration to saying "yes" to your dream dress.

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.

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.

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.

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