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DIY Calligraphy Place Cards Your Wedding Guests Will Fall in Love With

We’ve got wedding fever here at Brit + Co, and we’re looking for any and all possible ways to DIY your own wedding decor! When you’re decorating on a budget, versatility is key to saving time and money, so investing in a new creative skill is definitely in your best interest. In this tutorial we’ll …

50 Award-Winning Wedding Photos That Will Blow You Away

All we can say is WOW.<p>Wedding photography is an art form and these photos are proof.<p>On Monday, Junebug Weddings released the 50 winners of their annual Best of the Best Wedding Photography Contest. This year, more than 10,000 images were submitted by photographers in 45 countries.<p>“From the …

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16 Dessert Bars We Double-Tapped on Insta This Week

We love that couples are opting out of the traditional tiered wedding cake and choosing to get creative with dessert bars instead!<p>From this trendy self-serve donut display to a suspended showing of sweets, these couples totally nailed the confections at their weddings...<p>{{script:async defer …

8 Ways to Make Your Wedding Tables Look More Expensive

Who said budget-savvy can't be beautiful? Just because you can't afford to rent luxe linens or vintage china doesn't mean your wedding tables have to suffer style-wise. Put these planner-approved tips to the test, and take your tables from basic to brilliant just like that.<p><b>1. Use lanterns and</b> …

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Wedding Planning Tips: 8 Sneaky Ways to Save Money When You???re Wedding Planning

No matter how big your wedding budget is, chances are you'll suffer from sticker shock at least once while you're wedding planning. {*A slice of wedding cake costs <b>how much</b>?!**} And if your budget is more modest, you'll likely be cutting corners at every turn. And still no one wants a wedding that …

10 Tips To Save Thousands On Your Wedding

<i>Or "Why I'm Really Sorry I Couldn't Invite You" or "Why Small Weddings Are the Best, but Also Kinda Suck."</i><p>When I look on Facebook and see all of the wonderful comments and likes on my 2012 wedding photos, I'm thinking, "Dang. I wish I could have invited her" and "Crap. He is such an awesome …

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22 Websites That Make Wedding Planning So Much Easier

Because your wedding should be as happy and stress-free as physically possible.

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How to plan a fun wedding weekend your guests will never forget! - Wedding Party by WedPics

For some couples, the wedding day simply isn’t “enough.” Instead, they opt to make a whole fun wedding weekend out of it! From hosting meals to …

10 Tips for Fun and Frugal Wedding Planning · Guardian Liberty Voice

When planning a special, life-changing event such as a wedding day, there are certain expectations or protocols that should be adhered to. However, …

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9 Best Tips for Creating Your Wedding Website

Your wedding website is more than just a formality: It’s an important resource that will keep your guests informed and help them plan their schedules and transportation—meaning, they’ll be able to easily get into town and know where and when to celebrate! From must-have details to etiquette …

8 Ways to Create the Best Wedding Hashtag EVER

We've seen a <i>lot</i> of wedding hashtags over the last few years, from the brilliant ones, to the bad ones, to the downright hard-to-read ones... Ready to make one of your own? Here are 8 rules to follow if you want to create the best wedding hashtag #EVER.<p><b>1. Be punny.</b> The best hashtags involve a good …

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8 Awesome Alternative Bachelorette Party Ideas

If putting on a tight, white dress and rocking a veil while stumbling from bar to bar isn't really your thing, don't worry; you have options when it comes to your bachelorette party. The weekend is supposed to be about you and your girls hanging out and having fun, so find an activity that fits …

21 Adorkable Ways To Let Your Nerd Flag Fly At Your Wedding

There's no love like nerd love.<p>The most memorable weddings are the ones that feel true to the couple's style and interests -- no matter how quirky or geeky they might be!<p>Whether you and your spouse-to-be are "Star Wars" fanatics, diehard Whovians, comic book junkies or bookworms, below are 21 fun …

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21 Stunning Wedding Photos Captured in Breathtaking Destinations around the World

We've shared some gorgeous wedding photography on the Met in the past, but this year's display of Top 50 Destination Photos curated by Junebug Weddings includes some of the most stunning images of brides and grooms that we've ever seen. With over 4,000 submissions from more than 40 different …

10 Love Quotes Worth Borrowing for Your Wedding Speech

Standing up to deliver a wedding speech is no small feat! Between the public speaking jitters and searching for the the right words to sum up your feelings, the task can be quite a challenge...<p>Well, lucky for you, love has been written about for hundreds of years, and there are plenty of wise words …

30 Photos of Newlyweds Who Made It Through the Rain

Out of all the gatecrashers you're dreading on your wedding day, the one you probably don't want to see the most is rain. But with the right wedding photographer, a stormy scenario can instantly transform into a swoon-worthy photo shoot for you and your future spouse. For inspiration, check out …

10 wedding tasks your groom should be in charge of - Wedding Party by WedPics

Your fiancé is exhausted. He just spent sleepless nights planning the perfect proposal, finding the perfect ring and keeping a HUGE secret. He is …

Top 10 Themed Rooms for a Bridal Shower or Bachelor Party

Looking for the perfect place to celebrate a bridal shower or a bachelor party? Hey, even if you just want to celebrate a regular birthday party or …

7 Ways to Make Your Wedding Stationery Mother Earth-Approved

Wedding 101<p>loverly ·<p>It’s more apparent than ever that we all need to be conscious of our impact on the environment, and our weddings are no exception! So, make sure your big day is easy on good old Mother Earth with these 7 eco-friendly ideas for your stationery.<p><i>Photo by Lane Dittoe on Inspired By</i> …

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Cry-Proof Makeup for Your Wedding Day

You may not be able to predict the weather on your wedding day, but there is one thing you can definitely count on: tears (of joy). Now, if you'll shed a few drops or go all-out waterworks probably depends on whether you're the type who cries over abandoned animal commercials (actually, that would …

Our Favorite Wedding Dress Trends For 2015

566<p>SHARES<p>Whether you're in the midst of whirlwind wedding planning or simply pinning dresses on Pinterest "just in case," you're sure to fall in love …

How to Throw a Fabulous Outdoor Bridal Shower on a Budget

You don't need to spend a lot of money to throw an unforgettable bridal shower. Here, Michelle Bachman and Seri Kertzner of NYC-based event planning firm Little Miss Party share their top tips for transforming your backyard into a party-perfect space without breaking your budget.<p><b>Visit Your Local</b> …

These Wedding Songs Will Have Everyone Screaming the Lyrics

Ideas<p>loverly ·<p>We all want our weddings to be lively, fun, and full of great moments, right? Well, play the right songs and you’re big day is guaranteed to be a hit! These tunes will have everyone from your 7-year-old niece to your Great Aunt Shirley out on the dance floor, screaming the lyrics …

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5 Tips for Doing Candid Wedding Photography

Weddings have changed drastically in the past few years. Couples want more from a wedding these days, they don’t want the traditional, normal …

Weddings

15 Rustic Ceremony Backdrops For Your Woodland Wedding

Planning a wedding inspired by the beauty of the woods? Include a rustic ceremony backdrop that complements a natural ceremony location, like a …

7 Conversations You Must Have BEFORE You Get Married

Many modern couples live together long before their wedding day, meaning they've already figured out who's going to wash dishes and clean the bathroom, and which mid-fight button-pushing will send a small disagreement into nuclear territory. There are, however, some conversations you should …

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Photos You Must Take of Your Wedding Dress and Accessories

It's a fact, your wedding day goes by in a flash and you may forget about the <b>photos your must take of your wedding dress and accessories</b>! After your …

Engagement Ring Pictures: Take the Best Engagement Ring Picture

I'm expecting an influx of engagement ring selfies now that Engagement Season has officially kicked off. Here's how to share the prettiest possible picture:<p>1. YOU can't stop staring at your new ring, but resist the urge to share multiple shots. One good picture is enough for 99 percent of your …

15 Realistic Marriage Vows I Should’ve Made On My Wedding Day

Six years ago this December, I stood in a wood-paneled courtroom and awkwardly exchanged wedding rings with my boyfriend. I was wearing a brown …