Saving For Your Wedding

A recent survey has suggested that a typical wedding in the United Kingdom is now costing on average around £18,500. In a bid to save costs, up to 80,000 couples are planning to get married abroad in the next 12 months, which is up by 15% on previous years. However, if you are planning on […]

4 European Cities For Destination Weddings

A lot of people planning destination weddings more or less wind up looking for traditional honeymoon locations. There’s nothing wrong with this at all, and in fact you can plan the two – a destination wedding and honeymoon – all at once! However, honeymoon resorts, tropical getaways and the like aren’t the only options for […]

Fall Wedding Ideas

Photo: Rachel Thurston Photography Choose a bridesmaid dress color that complements the season’s changing colors: red, orange, yellow, purple, or brown. Photos (from left to right): Cluney Photo and Meg Ruth Photo Bouquets of black-eyed susans, dahlias, chrysanthemums, calla lilies, roses, orchids and gerberas are a must-have. Maybe add some texture with feathers, fern curls, curly willows, scabiosa pods, […]

Creative Wedding Favours on a Budget

Wedding favours are a small way to thank your guests for taking the time (and money) to celebrate your special day. But more than that, favours can be a creative and fun way to make your wedding unforgettable in the minds of your guests long after the “Just Married” car drives off. Unfortunately, wedding favours can […]

10 Wedding Traditions You Can Do Without

As you prepare for one of the most beautiful days of your life, you will probably want to honor some very important wedding traditions. Most couples look forward to the vows, the first dance and other exciting traditions. However, many people believe that some wedding traditions are completely outdated and restricting. Check out these 10 […]

8 Ways to Incorporate Your Parents’ Wedding Into Your Own

While it is technically your day, your wedding is also an important moment for your and your future spouse’s families. If you’re so inclined, it’s often a nice idea to remember the other important weddings in your family’s history on your own special day. While you don’t have to make any grand statements at the […]

Choosing Your Ceremony Music

Photo by Julie Saad Photography The music you choose for your wedding ceremony should be very special. Many couples choose songs that have a special meaning to them or music which sets the mood for the beautiful ceremony that is about to take place. Although there is no set rule when it comes to the music, […]

6 Alternatives to Tossing the Bouquet

Photo by Jessica Lorren Organic Photography Tossing the bouquet is a tradition that has been around for decades. Usually, all the single ladies gather around, the bride tosses her bouquet, and whoever catches it will be the next to wed. While it’s certainly a fun tradition, some feel that it’s a little outdated. If you’re looking […]

Tips for Choosing a Wedding Caterer

Choosing a caterer for your reception is a big deal. The food (as well as the service) plays an important role in your guests’ overall satisfaction. Some brides stress out about finding a good caterer, but it doesn’t have to be complicated if you do a little research and know what to ask. 1. First […]