The wedding ceremony is your big moment, and deserves just as much careful attention as the rest of your celebration. After all, saying “I do” is what makes you married! From writing your vows to choosing the perfect officiant, we’ve got the advice and insight you need to make your ceremony truly memorable.
Wedding CeremonyHow to Write Wedding Vows: A Procrastinator’s Guide
Found yourself waiting until the last possible minute to figure out how to write your wedding vows? Don't panic. Follow these steps to get your thoughts onto paper ASAP.
Vows & ReadingsA Guide to Unique Wedding Vows: Examples & Tips for Your Own
Professional wordsmiths share their best tips for how to write unique wedding vows and examples for penning the perfect handwritten vows.
Wedding Ceremony9 Common Wedding Ceremony Mistakes
There wedding ceremony mistakes are super-easy to make, so be sure to keep these in mind when prepping for your big day!
Traditions17 Popular Wedding Unity Ceremony Ideas and What They Symbolize
To help you choose exactly which wedding unity ceremony idea is right for you, we're breaking down the history and symbolism for some of the most popular options.
OfficiantsFinding & Working with a Wedding Officiant amid COVID: Here’s What to Know
You can still have the ceremony of your dreams—it's all about finding and working with the right wedding officiant.
TraditionsThe Wedding Processional Order Guide to Study for Your Ceremony
Wondering about the order of walking down the aisle during your wedding ceremony? Here's how different religions and cultures handle the wedding processional order.
Vows & ReadingsWhat are Wedding Vows? Here's Everything You Need to Know
Wondering what are wedding vows? This guide explains everything you need to know about the exchange of vows and how they differ based on religion.
Vows & ReadingsTraditional Wedding Vows 101: The History, What They Mean, & Examples
To have, to hold — and to understand why you’re saying traditional wedding vows (if you choose to do so).
Vows & ReadingsThese Irish Wedding Blessings Make Sweet Ceremony Readings
Even if you are not Irish, you will love these meaningful Irish wedding blessings. Read more to find the perfect Irish wedding poem for your ceremony reading.
Vows & ReadingsThese 12 Funny Ceremony Readings Will Delight Your Guests
Add a little laughter to your nuptials with one of these funny wedding ceremony readings, from children's books, movies, poems, and more.
Vows & Readings15 Ceremony Readings from Literature for a Totally Romantic Wedding
There's nothing like an excerpt from a literary work to add a touch of elegance to your ceremony. Check out 15 wedding readings from literature that we totally love.
Vows & Readings16 Ceremony Readings from Movies for a Cinematic Wedding
Personalize your ceremony with one of these wedding readings from movies, from comedies to dramas and more.
TraditionsClassic Muslim Marriage Ceremony Traditions & What They Mean
If you’ve ever wondered why men and women sit separately or why a couple might consult an astrologer before setting a wedding date, read this.
Traditions14 Irish Wedding Ideas That Celebrate Gaelic Pride
Celebrate your Irish heritage (or, just your love of Gaelic traditions) with these fun Irish wedding ideas.
Vows & ReadingsThese Native American Wedding Blessings Are Meaningful and Beautiful
Adapt these ceremonial blessings and prayers for your American Indian or other cultural wedding ceremony.
TraditionsA Catholic Wedding Ceremony: What to Expect During Mass
Attending your first Catholic wedding ceremony? Here's a rundown of how the proceedings will go, from start to finish.