Wedding Planning

Are you planning your wedding? Congratulations! Preparing for your big day can be an exciting process, but it can also seem overwhelming at times. Every aspect of the celebration can be designed by you. Whether you have more ideas than you know what to do with, or you're having trouble coming up with your ideal vision, the tips below can help you create the wedding of your dreams.

Would you share the spotlight at your wedding? Although it's rare these days, some couples give up being the only stars of their special day in order to share their wedding (and venue…and decorations…and…

It's not impossible to plan your wedding in another city, but it does take impeccable organization. If you're a country gal who's always dreamed of getting married in New York City (or a city boy who's always wanted to…

Will Francis and Adrian Van Allen knew within a week of meeting each other that they wanted to get married. They conspired (in possibly the most romantic discussions ever) about how soon they could get…

When your wedding guests sit down for dinner, how will they know where to go? Many couples use seating arrangements to pair their guests with like-minded dinner companions while the reception food is served. However…

Most symbolic ceremonies take place during the actual wedding ceremony itself–the sand ceremony, the candle ceremony, the rose ceremony, and so on. But giving yourself a "time capsule" ceremony not only adds meaning…

A great marriage proposal should sweep you off your feet. But when you start buckling down to plan the perfect matrimonial celebration, it's essential to plant both of those feet firmly on the ground. In your excitement…

Picture a flower girl. What do you see? If an image of an angelic little girl with a basket of rose petals springs to mind, think again. Today's weddings are seeing more and more loved ones–from grandmas to favorite…

There's plenty of discussion about when the bachelor/ette party should be. Different schools of thought place the best time anywhere from a month to a night before the wedding day. However, there's one seldom-taken option…

Having a good exit strategy from your wedding isn't about poring over your prenup–it's about departing smoothly from the wedding venue itself! After a full day of getting married and hosting a reception for your…

You've probably been to a dozen weddings where the smiling couple lit a candle together or poured colored sand into a vase. Unity ceremonies show a visual representation of the love two people share as they embark on a…

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