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Top 5 Elaborate Wedding Cakes

We hope you’ve eaten lunch, because these cakes are pretty mouthwatering. Do we know the flavors? Nope. But we do know they’re just as gorgeous as some of our sparkliest diamonds and just as breathtaking as our gemstone jewelry. Once you have most of the details of your wedding day in place, it’s time to […]

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Wedding Traditions Explained: Wedding Bouquets

Dreading dealing with your future mother-in-law on your big day? Consider switching out your carefully chosen rose and hydrangea nosegay or wildflower tussy mussy for one made of a not-so-savory blend of garlic, herbs and spices. Dating back to ancient times, the tradition of the bridal bouquet originated out of the belief that strong odors […]

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Something Borrowed – Wedding Infographic

The time honored traditions of something old, borrowed, new and blue is still upheld by many brides today. With your dress likely being new, and plenty of cute “something blue” ideas on Pinterest, the tricky parts are finding something old and something to borrow! We love the idea of satisfying both superstition with borrowed antique […]

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Wedding Traditions Explained: The Origins of the Bridal Party

We all know the wedding tradition that has single ladies fighting to catch the bouquet, but what about the one that has groomsmen fighting to capture the bride? Yes, the civilized, tuxedo-clad gentlemen you see lined up so tamely at the alter were once scandalous rogues–charged with helping the groom kidnap his future bride from […]

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Wedding Traditions Explained: Wedding Veils

Many traditions in our culture today can be traced back centuries to eras like the Roman Empire and pagan times. Wedding traditions are no exception. The tradition of the bridal veil is the oldest wedding tradition. The ancient Greeks and Romans believed that brides would attract evil spirits. To keep that from happening, the bride […]

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A Wedding Tradition: The Bouquet Toss

If you are a person who enjoys following tradition then don’t forget about the bouquet toss at your wedding. This is a fun tradition that all of those unmarried ladies have a lot of fun with. Even young girls get involved in this at weddings, which is especially exciting for them. The wedding bouquet toss […]

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I Don't: Wedding Guest Favors

Darling brides, we know how hard you’re working to plan your wedding. The moment you slipped that gorgeous engagement ring on your finger, you’ve been the queen of the spreadsheet, the master of your budget tool, the empress of your wedding binder. You’ve trimmed your guest list within an inch of its life, you’ve negotiated […]

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A Handy Guide to the Wedding Tux

A groom’s wedding tux (or his dapper groomsmen) doesn’t get nearly as much attention as the bride’s attire. However, every groom deserves to look his best on his wedding day – whether that’s in khakis and a white linen button down for beachside vows or the ultimate in black tie wedding attire. This illustrated guide […]

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Wedding I Do: Veils

Wedding attire in America is generally very traditional: the bride tends to wear a white outfit under most conditions, the groom proposes with a diamond ring that the bride wears on her ring finger, and under most circumstances, the bride wears a wedding veil in her hair. In this week’s I Do/I Don’t wedding series, […]

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I Don't: Shake up the Shower with Non-Traditional Bridal Shower Ideas!

We share why the traditional bridal shower is an I DON’T in our series: I Do/ I Don’t, where we split the pros and cons between the hottest wedding trends. Out of the Box Bridal Shower Ideas The bridal shower is a centuries old tradition. The shower, for the most part, replaced the notion of […]

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I Do: Traditional Bridal Shower

We share why the traditional bridal shower is an I DO in our series: I Do/ I Don’t, where we split the pros and cons between the hottest wedding trends. A traditional bridal shower is generally held a month or two before the wedding day. Hosted by the maid of honor, the bridal shower usually […]

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Top 5 Wedding Trends 2013 to Watch For

The Hottest Wedding Trends 2013 Will Bring 2013 is looking to revolutionize the way you celebrate your big day! With new trends in play during 2012, you’ll really kick them into gear with personalized trends to fit into your plans. Check out these top 5 wedding trends to look forward to in 2013! 5. Prints […]

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I Don't: Beyond Traditional Bachelorette Party Ideas

We share why the traditional bachelorette party is an I DON’T in our series: I Do/ I Don’t, where we split the pros and cons between the hottest wedding trends. The traditional bachelorette party, as depicted by comedies like Bridesmaids and Bachelorette Party is an evening filled with debauchery to help the bride say au […]

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I Do: Traditional Bachelorette Party

We share why the traditional bachelorette party is an I DO in our series: I Do/ I Don’t, where we split the pros and cons between the hottest wedding trends. A major aspect of the traditional wedding experience includes bachelor & bachelorette parties. This is one of the most anticipated events of the wedding for […]

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How to Wear a Brooch in the 21st Century

If you think of brooches, you’re usually thinking early 1950s-1970s fashion—or even as far back as Victorian ages! Brooches are a staple of classic women’s fashion and jewelry. They can usually be worn on the clothing instead of a low-hanging necklace pendant, or as a pin to further enhance the outfit. While brooches lost their […]