Wedding Ceremony

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.

Vows & Readings

5 People Who Should NOT Give Wedding Ceremony Readings

Readings at wedding ceremonies are a special job reserved for your very nearest and dearest. But there are some folks who might not be well-suited to handle such an honor.

Vows & Readings

Should We Write Our Own Vows? How to Know if It's Right For You

Sure, personal vows might sound super-romantic, but they're not for everyone. Here's how to decide if you should write your own vows or not.

Officiants

All the Types of Wedding Officiants You Need to Know

One of the most important vendors you'll hire is your wedding officiant, without whom you can't actually get married! Here's a guide to the types of wedding officiants you'll choose from.

Vows & Readings

Here's How to Recite Those Wedding Vows Like a Pro

Even if public speaking isn't your thing, these tips will help you recite your wedding vows confidently and clearly.

Traditions

How To Talk About Religion Once You Get Engaged

Yup, this might be an awkward conversation, but you shouldn't put it off. Here's how to talk about religion with your future spouse.

Wedding Ceremony

25 Vow Books That Double as Wedding Day Keepsakes

Sure, you could read your vows from your phone or a random piece of paper, but these vow books are way prettier (and they'll last for decades to come).

Traditions

16 Ways Wedding Traditions & Planning Differ Around the World

Ever wonder how wedding traditions differ in other countries? The results of the new Global Wedding Report may surprise you!

Wedding Ceremony

5 Ways to Calm Down Before Walking Down the Aisle

You're about to take the most important walk of your life—of course you're going to be nervous! These tips will help you be calm and confident while walking down the aisle.

Wedding Ceremony

9 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!

Traditions

6 Fascinating Wedding Traditions From Around the World

Weddings look pretty different in other parts of the world. Here are some interesting traditions you might not be familiar with.

Officiants

15 Questions to Ask Your Wedding Officiant

Be sure to choose wisely when selecting your wedding officiant. We talked to several pros to find out the essential question to ask potential officiants.

Officiants

6 Steps to Finding the Right Wedding Officiant

Finding a wedding officiant for your big day is often overlooked until the last minute — but it should be made early on. To help you choose wisely, we talked to experts to uncover how to find a wedding officiant to marry you and your partner.

Traditions

6 Tips for Planning a Bilingual Wedding

The language of love may be universal, but spoken languages aren’t—which is where a bilingual wedding comes in.

Vows & Readings

7 Questions to Ask Before Writing Your Wedding Vows

Worried about writer’s block when finalizing your vows? Here are 15 questions to answer before the wedding arrives:

Traditions

Beautiful Irish Wedding Traditions & What They Mean

Bring a little luck to your wedding ceremony or reception with these meaningful Irish wedding traditions.

Traditions

12 Irish Wedding Ideas That Celebrate Gaelic Pride

Celebrate your Irish heritage (or, just your love of Gaelic traditions) with these fun Irish wedding ideas.