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Best Workouts for Weight Loss

With the start of the new year comes the onslaught of resolutions filling up your Instagram feed. At the top of everyone's list, according to Google? Weight loss. But hold up: just because everyone around you wants to lose weight doesn't mean you should, too (we happen to like you just the way you …

Sarah Michelle Gellar Reveals the Secret to Her 13-Year Marriage to Freddie Prinze Jr.

Love is definitely still in the air for this Hollywood couple! Former <i>Buffy The Vampire Slayer</i> star Sarah Michelle Gellar has found the secret to maintaining her long-lasting marriage to her husband of 13-years, Freddie Prinze Jr. — and she's spilling the beans! The mom-of-two is finally revealing …

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Ways to Debloat in Just One Day

Feeling like you've suddenly turned into the Michelin woman is the opposite of fun. Whether you're actively trying to lose weight or are pleased with your current physique, bloating can completely throw you off. In the worst case scenario, it might send you into a panicked thought spiral about …

5 Major Wedding Music Mistakes To Avoid

If you're the type of bride who wants guests moving and shaking on the dance floor until 2 a.m., you'll need to know how to curate the tunes at your upcoming wedding.<p>To help you get there, we've gone directly to A-list sensation Jim Eppolito, founder of West Coast Music — an L.A.-based leader in …

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5 Wedding-Day Beauty Tips From Natalie Portman, Kate Bosworth and Dakota Johnson's Makeup Artist Pati Dubrof

Yes she has beautiful clients to work with (Natalie Portman, Kate Bosworth, Kirsten Dunst, and Dakota Johnson, to name a few), but makeup artist Pati Dubroff seriously knows how to make a girl look gorgeous. We caught up with the celebrity makeup artist recently at the Pronovias flagship in New …

Signature Wedding Drink Ideas Perfect for a Winter Wedding

From hot mulled wine rum to a campfire cocktail topped with toasted marshmallows, our favorite winter cocktails are the perfect way to help guests warm up at your wedding reception. Check out these six deliciously cozy cocktail ideas for your winter nuptials.<p><b>Winter Pear Cocktail (above):</b> Pears are …

Austin Real Wedding Video: One Couple's Winter Wedding in Texas

As you get ready for a weekend filled with planning, we know you'll be searching for fresh and fun wedding inspiration. Enter: Our real weddings video channel. We've compiled countless love stories from across the country (and beyond!), each with its own unique style and aesthetic. Every week we …

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7 Things You'll Learn About Dress Shopping From Watching "Say Yes to The Dress"

Even if you're not engaged yet, chances are you can't get enough of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress". But seriously, what's not to love? It's got drama, suspense, and a whole lot of emotional brides from all around the country in search of the perfect gown. By the time you catch a few episodes — or a …

Find the Perfect Wedding Arches... For Your Eyes

Photo: Getty Images<p>Studies have shown that eyebrows are actually the most important feature of your face, so why go down the aisle with unkempt arches. And they are having a serious moment thanks to bold eyebrow queen Cara Delevingne. Take some tips from Brow Expert Zoey Van Jones for a plan on how …

What Your Wedding Season Says About You

Did you know that the month you get married might shed some insight into your preferences and personality, from what you like to do in your downtime to your general nature? Read on to find out what your wedding season says about you.<p><b>Winter</b><p>You march to the beat of your own drum and are likely …

Budget Romantic Honeymoon Hotels in the US, Mexico and Caribbean

We searched high and low (more like coast to coast), near and far (think Mexico and the Caribbean) to find ideal honeymoon destinations that won't have you spending more than you did on the wedding.<p>We found 12 honeymoon havens in the U.S., Mexico and Caribbean offering value, romance and …

Wedding Flower Ideas: Floral Secrets from NYC Design Team Putnam and Putnam

Ever wondered what it takes to become an expert in wedding flowers? We went straight to the source, none other than the pair behind one of our favorite boutique flower specialists, Putnam & Putnam. Married florist duo Michael and Darroch Putnam sat down with BRIDES to talk the ins and outs of …

Jenny Packham on Her New David's Bridal Collection, Jenny Packham Wonder

Every girl wants to look and feel like a princess on her special day, and what better way to walk down the aisle than by wearing one of the Duchess of Cambridge's favorites, Jenny Packham. The British designer is known for her regal, red-carpet-worthy dresses, and her new collaboration with David's …

Wedding Planning Details Real Brides Wish They Would Have Saved On | Brides

Weddings are expensive, but until you actually dive head first into planning your own, oftentimes you don't realize how much the little stuff can add up and cost you more than just money. Take it from these brides who, in retrospect, wish they had saved some of their hard earned dough instead of …

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Wedding Workout Moves: The Only Two Moves You Need to Get an Incredible Workout

When you hear that you can log a killer total-body workout with only two exercises it's natural to think (and dread) that burpees are somehow involved. But Will Lanier, general manager and instructor at Barry's Bootcamp, created a routine that burns calories and improves strength — sans burpees. …

How to Stay Sweat-Free on Your Wedding Day

We all know that wedding days can deliver a few stress-inducing moments along with all the perfect memories. But how you handle those stressors is what separates the women from the girls. Translation? Be prepared! With a few easy tricks, you can look calm and cool, even when the pressure is rising. …

Winter Wedding Guest Book Ideas

You don't have to go with the same 'ole, same 'ole anymore when it comes to your wedding guest book. Instead, celebrate the season and opt for a creative sign-in idea inspired by the winter weather. From cozy guest-book quilts to a pair of antique skis, these wintry guest-book alternatives are …

Wedding Hair Tutorials

Wondering what to do with your hair on the big day? We've got some ideas for your stylist to replicate, or DIY, on the big day! Bold, beautiful, yet super simple, practice will make perfect when it comes to mastering one of these looks for the big day!<p>Styling Tip: Set your hair in loose braids the …

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Wedding Dress Trend: Two-in-One Gowns

If your dream wedding has you channeling the ultimate princess-at-the-ball moment followed by an all-night dance party, may we suggest embracing the twofer trend.<p>Dresses with removable skirts seduced the Fall 2016 runways while providing the best of both worlds for your big day. These voluminous, …

This Bride Almost Died on Her Wedding Day After Mistaking a Medical Condition For Pre-Ceremony Jitters

The morning of their wedding, most brides-to-be expect butterflies to be fluttering about in their stomachs before that walk down the aisle. But for one Massachusetts bride, those butterflies were a sign of something much more serious. In fact, newlywed Jill Hawkins nearly died on her wedding day, …

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Utah Real Wedding Photos: A Relaxed Mountain Wedding

A year after Celeste and Ted first met as coworkers at a marketing company in Salt Lake City, he invited her to join him on a trip to Kauai with his brother. "I thought he was joking, but he emailed me to make sure I knew it was a real invitation, so I went!" says Celeste. She spent three days on …

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How to Find the Perfect Wedding Dress

Soon after getting used to seeing that sparkling rock on their wedding finger, many brides-to-be immediately want to start wedding dress shopping. We don't blame you! Gowns are gorgeous and trying them on at the beginning when pressure is low can be insanely fun, like playing dress-up as adults. …

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What to Pack for Honeymoon at the Beach, Skiing, Europe

Your honeymoon should be a time of relaxation and connecting with your new hubby. The stress and planning should end once the wedding does. Getting ready for the honeymoon should make the light at the end of the wedding planning tunnel feel more attainable and help you prepare to get in deep …

5 Things You Should Never Say During Sex

Sex is a little intimidating. Whether you're a total dynamo or a bit reserved, every single one of us stresses over screwing something up. We don't want to make our partner feel inadequate, we don't want to say the wrong thing, we don't want to be needy. This creates a rather charged …

Things You Can't Forget When Hiring a Wedding Photographer Who Is New to Business

Wedding photography is a big deal. After all, this is how you'll look back on your wedding for years to come! And finding the wedding photographer who is the right fit for you can take hours of web browsing, numerous interviews, and a whole lot of thought — but the hard work is worth it!<p>If you're …

What to Do When Your In-Laws Aren't Happy You're Not Taking His Name

Whether or not you take your husband's family name is a deeply personal decision you must make in the privacy of your relationship. But, that doesn't mean everyone and her mother — including your mother-in-law — won't have an opinion on your choice, especially if you choose to keep your maiden …

Mini Honeymoon Idea: Punta Mita, Mexico

Punta Mita represents the Mexico of many people's dreams: white sands; clear, turquoise waters; fresh seafood and tropical, tequila-filled beverages. Situated 45 minutes north of Puerto Vallarta on the Pacific coast, it's at the lush tip of a picturesque peninsula in Riviera Nayarit that's home to …

Sneakers Your Groom Can Wear With a Suit

Kick traditional dress shoes to the curb with ultra-luxe sneakers that are well-suited to the almighty wedding tuxedo. A bit unorthodox for your groom? Yes. But, done right, the sporty play on iconic formal wear lends a contemporary, urban flourish. Plus, your man and his groomsmen will be …

How I Felt 15 Minutes Before The Ceremony

We know you spend a not-insignificant amount of time daydreaming, fantasizing, and wondering what it's going to feel like on your wedding day. So we asked three brides to share their emotional play-by-plays of the hours and minutes leading up to — and right after — the wedding.<p>Follow this mini blog …

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A Vintage-Inspired Fall Wedding in Andover, New Jersey

Settling in for an afternoon of wedding planning and feeling at a loss for inspiration? Then we have good news for you. Our real wedding video channel is packed with beautiful celebrations, all filled with unique ideas and gorgeous details. Case in point: Shannon and Matt's stunning garden-inspired …