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Planning Basics

While your engagement is sure to be a fun and exciting time, there’s some work involved, too. We’re here to help make the wedding planning process as stress-free as possible, and provide loads of helpful advice. Whether you’re setting your budget, choosing a venue, or learning about the latest wedding trends, you’ll find everything you need to know about wedding planning right here.

Planning Basics

8 Things to Do If You Moved Your Wedding to 2021

Once you've nailed down a new wedding date, there are a few more decisions to make. Here, experts share their best advice on how to move forward.

By Jenn Sinrich, June 3, 2020

Budget

How to Create a Wedding Budget: Real Couples Tell All

Trying to figure out how to budget for your wedding? Here, real recently-married couples share their best-kept secrets.

By Lindsay Tigar, May 29, 2020

Trends & Tips

The 8 Best Zoom Backgrounds for Your Virtual Wedding Events

Looking for ways to jazz up your virtual wedding? These (totally free) backdrops for Zoom will do the trick in just a few seconds.

By Samantha Iacia, May 28, 2020

Planning Basics

7 Fun and Romantic Wedding-Planning Activities You Can Do at Home

Combine a date night in with gearing up for your big day with these romantic wedding-planning activities you can do at home.

By Kim Forrest, May 26, 2020

Planning Basics

6 Couples on How Postponing Their Weddings Brought Them Closer Together

Six real couples share their stories of how postponing their weddings amid the coronavirus pandemic was actually a blessing in disguise.

By Lindsay Tigar, May 26, 2020

Planning Basics

How to Balance Working From Home and Wedding Planning Without Losing Your Mind

It may feel impossible to balance wedding planning with your actual job (especially if you're working from home!), but there are ways to make this busy time a bit easier.

By Kim Forrest, May 18, 2020

Planning Basics

How to Cope Emotionally If COVID Impacted Your Wedding

If you’ve had to reschedule your wedding due to the coronavirus pandemic, we’re here for you. Here, experts share how to work through your (totally normal!) feelings.

By Jenn Sinrich, May 11, 2020

Planning Basics

What Will Weddings Be Like After COVID Restrictions are Lifted?

From smaller tables to unique entertainment, these are the ways weddings will change after COVID restrictions are lifted.

By Kim Forrest, May 7, 2020

Planning Basics

20 Songs to Boost Your Mood While Wedding Planning

Tedious tasks, like stuffing invitation envelopes and arranging your seating chart, instantly become more fun with this list of the best songs to boost your mood.

By Samantha Iacia, May 1, 2020

Planning Basics

The Best Movies to Watch During a Wedding Planning Sesh

Tackling your wedding to-do list? Here are the best movies to watch if you're looking for some comedic relief or a sweet love story while you multitask.

By Samantha Iacia, April 29, 2020

Legal Paperwork

Can I Get a Marriage License During COVID-19?

If you just can’t wait to be wed, here’s how several states and jurisdictions are helping couples get a marriage license and say “I do” ASAP.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 28, 2020

Planning Basics

How Vendors are Taking In-Person Wedding Planning Tasks Online

Turns out you can check a lot off your wedding-planning checklist while safe at home during the coronavirus pandemic. Here’s how wedding vendors are creatively helping couples stay on track.

By Stephanie Weers, April 27, 2020

Planning Basics

The 8 Details That Will Make All the Difference for Your Virtual Wedding

Before you press that red 'record' button, follow these tips and tricks to ensure that your virtual wedding looks amazing and goes off without a glitch.

By Samantha Iacia, April 24, 2020

Planning Basics

The Best Shows to Watch While Wedding Planning (Or When You Need a Break)

Need some background noise as you’re compiling your guest list or researching wedding venues? Here are the best TV shows to binge watch and stream online.

By Samantha Iacia, April 22, 2020

Planning Basics

Charitable Wedding Ideas Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

A wedding isn’t just a celebration of love—it can also be an opportunity to give back. Here are some ways to help your community while celebrating your nuptials.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 17, 2020

Marriage Proposals

Engaged During COVID? 5 Fun Ways to Announce Online

If your quarantine included a proposal, there are plenty of ways to share the big news without leaving home.

By Jenn Sinrich, April 16, 2020