Allison Williams

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'Something Old' -- Eleven Ideas From the Mother of the Bride

<i>By Barbara Falconer Newhall</i><p>As the mother of the bride with lots of years to her credit (my past reaches deep into the twentieth century), I'm feeling an obligation to come up with some cool ideas for the bride-to-be's 'something old.'<p>My wedding shoes are too long for Christina. And my lacy wedding …

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Real Grooms Reveal When They Knew She Was the One

At every point in a groom's love story, there comes a place in time when they just knew <i>she</i> was the one. Whether it was a big monumental moment, an instant feeling upon meeting for the first time, or romance and emotions that evolved over the years, check out real grooms' recollections of how they …

9 Subtle + Romantic Winter Wedding Decor Ideas

It’s easy to dive headfirst into glitter and fake snow when you’re planning a unique winter wedding. So many sparkly things start seeming like the perfect accent (just one more!). Oh, and the pinecones. They’re SO easy to start using as filler every time you see an empty space. But sometimes the …

Decorations

The 5 Types of People to Point Out to Your Wedding Planner Before the Big Day

One of the biggest benefits of hiring a wedding planner to take care of anything and everything for your big day is the peace of mind that comes with it. Whether your guests have questions or you just need to relay information to a certain family member, often times your wedding planner is your …

5 Totally Legit Reasons to Say “No” to Being a Bridesmaid

Being asked to stand up as a bridesmaid is a huge honor, but let’s be honest — it’s also a lot of responsibility. Between pre-wedding showers, bachelorette bashes, and the big day itself, you’re probably going to have a lot put on your plate. The bride-to-be is going to <i>really</i> need you be there for …

Weddings

There's No Doubt These Are the Best Dressed Bridesmaids of the Year

Last year, we saw an abundance of unique wedding dress trends. Some brides brought a whole wardrobe full of gowns to wear throughout their special …

The Cutest Winter + Holiday Engagement Announcement Ideas

It’s engagement season, which means it’s the time your Facebook feed becomes flooded with winter engagement photos. Of course, there’s nothing wrong with joining in on the holiday cheer and having your heart warmed by the the look of love apparent on your friends’ faces. Seriously though, there’s …

Decorations

From Tuscany to Bora Bora: The Most Beautiful Hotel Wedding Chapels Around the World

Planning a destination wedding can be a headache, but one of the best ways to simplify things is to find a resort that is not only beautiful (and offers guest-pleasing amenities), but also features a jaw-dropping chapel on-site. Imagine saying “I do” in a centuries-old Italian church complete with …

5 Things You Should Experience With Your Partner Before Getting Engaged

When you find yourself completely in love with someone and absolutely certain that they are the person you want to spend the rest of your life with, you also want to make sure that you've had several experiences together before taking the next big step. Since life can be an adventure, it's …

Weddings

18 Wedding Signs That Add Even More Romance To The Big Day

Happily ever after starts here. 💕<p>Displaying a sign with a sweet quote or message at your wedding is a simple way to add some extra romance to an already dreamy day.<p>Below, we’ve rounded up 18 swoon-worthy options that are sure to set the mood.

The Wedding Dress Trend You'll See Everywhere in 2017

Just like the rest of the fashion world, bridal fashion goes through its fair share of trends and changes every year. And it looks like one of the …

Shopping for Vintage Fashion: How the Internet Has Transformed It

A guide to navigating the online vintage marketplace—a far cry from the dusty basement boutiques of old—and hunting down historic deals<p>BUYING A 1970S Chanel 2.55 bag or a candy-wrapper Latex top from Helmut Lang’s fall 1994 collection is now as easy as typing those exact words into Google. Well, …

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Married to money: 'smart' wedding ring doubles as payment method

Unveiled at CES 2017, Tappy ‘smart rings’ connect to wearer’s bank account and can be used to make purchases through contactless pay terminals in stores<p>In the future, rings could become much more than statements of commitment or fashion. According to a Hong Kong-based tech company, wedding rings …

Weddings

20 Best Bridal Shower Gift Ideas To Delight The Bride To Be

Go ahead: Spoil the special gal who's about to be wed.<p>From beautiful home goods to personal treats, these are the off-registry gifts your engaged friend <i>really</i> wants.

5 Business Trends That Will Take Off in 2017

An example: The "one-size-fits-all" approach went away along with mobile strategies and the B-52s.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, 2016, is in our rearview mirror, so it’s time to look to the trends in 2017 that will change how we do business: For instance, in …

Old School Brides Will Love These Fun and Trendy Notebooks & Planners

It seems that nearly everything is done digitally nowadays, and that most people are increasingly relying on apps and calendars to stay organized, reminded, and on-task. As much as we love these conveniences, we can't help but swoon over pretty paper, custom stationery, and perfectly planned out …

This Couple's Solution for Not Wanting Any Wedding Gifts is Legit Genius

Okay, can we be real for a second? As awesome as hand-picking all of your wedding gifts sounds (Furniture and decor that actually all goes together? Yes, please!), all that scanning and planning can get old fast. Really fast. You have to make the list and check it twice (three times, four times...) …

An entrepreneur shares 5 small office perks that have increased productivity at his company

It's no surprise that teams around the globe continuously look for ways to improve their workspace.<p>We spend the majority of our week at the office, so it's important to create an environment that is not only productive, but also fosters creative thinking.<p>Here are a few things that can be …

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5 Maid of Honor Etiquette Rules Every Bestie Needs to Know

<i>The maid of honor has a big role, as well as a lot of responsibilities. Whether you’ve already accepted the role or know a MOH invitation is coming, there are a few things every best friend needs to know before heading down the aisle as the bride’s right-hand woman. Our experts have a few pieces of</i> …

Polaroid Pop debuts at CES 2017 and actually looks kind of neat

The latest Zink-printing digital camera from Polaroid blends a really cool design with a better designed camera experience than its Snap line.<p>For its 80th anniversary, Polaroid went back to Ammunition -- the design company responsible for its recent products with their distinctive rainbow stripe …

The Definitive Jacqueline Kennedy Beauty Rules, According to Jackie

No all-American woman has likely captured the public imagination quite like Jacqueline Kennedy, and the iconic First Lady has inspired more than one memorable on-screen portrayal. The latest comes by way of Natalie Portman, nominated for a Golden Globe for her spellbinding turn in <i>Jackie</i>. Charting …

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This New Beauty Startup Is Selling Luxury Lipstick for Less Than Your Daily Latte

Marcia Kilgore knows a thing or two about disrupting the beauty space. The Canadian-born personal trainer, who became an aesthetician when her own skin issues inspired her to learn the ins and outs of facials, opened Bliss Spa in New York’s Soho neighborhood in 1996. Her bubbly personality and …

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