Family & Friends

There’s nothing like that feeling of having everyone you love in one place to celebrate such a happy occasion. Here’s everything you need to know about the people who make your wedding day special, from your bridesmaids and groomsmen to the family and friends who will be surrounding the altar and filling the dance floor.


25 Gifts for Your Stepmom That'll Make Her Feel Extra Special

Scratching your head on your hunt for the perfect stepmom gift? We've got you. Any of these thoughtful picks will make her smile.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 14, 2021


The 31 Best Gifts to Give Your Daughter-in-Law on Any Occasion

Not sure what to get for your DIL? From practical travel gear to chic jewelry, these daughter-in-law gifts are ideal for birthdays, holidays, and beyond.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 13, 2021


24 Anniversary Gift Ideas for Your Parents That Will Win You Major Points

We get it: mom and dad can be tough to shop for. These anniversary gifts for parents are stylish, functional, and will definitely be appreciated.

By Samantha Iacia, October 12, 2021


24 Gifts for Your Sister-in-Law You Can Watch Her Unwrap With Pride

If shopping for your spouse's family isn't your forte, don't worry. Any of these cute and creative gift ideas will make your sister-in-law smile.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 8, 2021

Wedding Guests

30 Wedding Guest Dresses That Are Perfect for Winter 2021

Not sure what dress to wear to a winter wedding? We've got 30 outfit ideas that beautifully salute the season, from velvet gowns to jewel-tone jumpsuits.

By Naoimh O'Hare, October 7, 2021

Wedding Party

5 Ways to Cope With Wedding Party Burnout

Whether you're in the wedding party for one or (many) more loved ones this year, being in the inner circle can be pretty overwhelming. Here's how to maintain your sanity if you're feeling burned out.

By Jenn Sinrich, October 6, 2021

Wedding Guests

How to Attend a Wedding If You Have a Severe Allergy

If you're someone with a severe food allergy, attending a wedding can come with certain difficulties. Here, experts share their best advice for guests and couples to ensure everyone's safety and wellbeing.

By Lindsay Tigar, October 1, 2021

Wedding Guests

7 Strategies for Staying Sober at a Wedding

Avoiding alcohol at a wedding can be tricky, but we've got the expert advice to help you navigate staying sober as a wedding guest.

By Lindsay Tigar, September 30, 2021

Wedding Guests

9 Wedding Guest Dress Codes and What They Mean

If you just received a wedding invitation in the mail, bookmark this wedding dress codes guide to make sure you're dressed appropriately for the occasion.

By Samantha Iacia, September 29, 2021

Wedding Guests

The Fashion Advice You Need If You're Attending a Winter Wedding

Attending a wedding in December, January, or February? Read our top fashion and etiquette tips for picking out winter wedding guest attire.

By Naoimh O'Hare, September 17, 2021


The 25 Best Wedding Gifts for Any Father of the Groom

Check out the top gifts for the father of the groom right here, whether you're shopping for your own dad or your future father-in-law.

By Naoimh O'Hare, August 13, 2021


27 Gifts to Give the Father of the Bride in Honor of Your Wedding

On the hunt for something special to give your or your S.O.'s dad? These thoughtful gifts for the father of the bride are just as sweet as he is.

By Naoimh O'Hare, August 12, 2021

Wedding Party

40 Dresses to Wear to a Fall Wedding That Won't Stop You From Dancing

Looking for a stylish new dress to wear to a fall wedding? These outfit ideas will work for celebrations in September, October, and November.

By Naoimh O'Hare, August 11, 2021

Wedding Guests

When Is It OK to RSVP No to a Wedding? Etiquette Experts Weigh In

If you're not close with the couple, you're not obligated to attend a wedding. Here are some situations when it's totally fine to send your regrets.

By Jenn Sinrich, August 6, 2021

Wedding Party

Here's All You Need to Know About Buying Gifts for Your Groomsmen

Before you thank your favorite guys, check out our answers to all the biggest groomsmen gifting FAQs. Learn how much to spend, when to give them, and more.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 30, 2021

Wedding Party

The Indispensable Guide to Bridesmaid Gift Etiquette

Not sure how much to spend on bridal party gifts? How about where to buy them? We're sharing the answers to all of that and more in this handy guide.

By Naoimh O'Hare, July 29, 2021