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10 Things Your Florist Wishes You Knew

If you’ve been pinning gorgeous bouquets and intricate centerpieces for years, you’re probably the type of bride who’s put a lot of thought into her …

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10 Questions Every Bride Should Ask Her Videographer Before Booking

I asked everybody I knew who got married if they booked a videographer while I was planning my wedding. It was the big "maybe we will, maybe we won't" vendor decision. When it came down to it, we didn't <i>need</i> a video team. It felt like an added bonus to photos — the last thing we'd throw in if there …

9 Things Brides Should Do The Week Of Their Wedding

You’ve spent months planning and now it’s one week until the big day. Don’t forget about these 10 to-dos you’ll need to take care of before you say I …

10 books that make planning a wedding a lot easier

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Unless you have the budget to enlist a wedding planner to handle all the marital minutia, you and your partner are stuck debating whether you …

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Say Goodbye to Boring Wedding Favors — This Fun Option Lets Your Guests Choose

It can be hard to find a wedding favor your guests will actually use. With so many different attendees with varying tastes and styles, how do you choose just one thank-you gift for everyone? Stuffing welcome bags isn't the most efficient option, either. If you want people leaving with something …

21 Things Your Wedding Photographer Wish You Knew

I hear (read!) wedding photographers chatting amongst themselves on social media and when I notice the same topics come up time and time again, I write a blog post about it.<p><b>Because there's zero point in wedding professionals banging on about how brides and grooms 'just don't get it' when you’re</b></b> …

6 Totally Date Night-Worthy Activities

When it comes to date night, some couples might feel a little pressure to really step up their romance game. You know, to make up for the fact that you spent the rest of this week on the couch, wearing sweats. But honestly, who has the time, the energy, and the funds to pull off some …

What to Do If Your Mom Is a Little Too Excited About Wedding Planning

<i>Has your mom been dreaming of your wedding day since the moment you were born? There’s a pretty good chance she’s got a folder of ideas torn out of magazines, as well as wedding-planning books in her online shopping cart, ready to be ordered the moment you get engaged. But what if your mom is dying</i> …

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Simple alcohol hack saves couple more than $6,000 at their wedding

Anyone planning a wedding knows it can be expensive, so if there are small ways to save big bucks, most people take note.<p>Jessica Bishop, a graphic …

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Wedding planners reveal the 13 biggest mistakes couples make when they plan their wedding

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Planning a Wedding with Accessibility in Mind

Preparing for one of the biggest days of your life can be as testing as it can be exciting, what with the multitude of things to think about. If …

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The biggest wedding cliché of all time, according to a wedding planner

Wedding season is commencing for another year which means it’s time to play wedding bingo: ‘naked’ cakes, first dances to Ed Sheeran’s <i>Thinking Out</i> …

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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Wedding Planning on Pinterest

So you just got engaged — congratulations! After telling your friends and family, your next stop is likely Pinterest. This handy app is every bride’s go-to place for wedding trends, ideas, and inspiration. But if don’t go in with a plan, it can be totally overwhelming and end up doing more harm …

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The 1 Reminder That Helped Me Calm the Eff Down and Become a "Bridechilla"

Four months into my engagement, a friend asked me how my wedding planning was going. When I replied that, in fact, there <i>was</i> no wedding planning yet …

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What I Wish I Knew When I Got Married

The first and last time I wore synthetic hair was at my wedding. The makeup artist who painted my face insisted I wear fake eyelashes, so I listened. …

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7 DIY Wedding Makeup Hacks to Ensure You Look Flawless on Your Big Day

So, you're engaged to the love of your life. Congratulations! Many will say that you've already done the hardest part (finding your spouse), but anyone who's attempted to plan a wedding knows that's not quite true. After all, falling down the Pinterest rabbit hole can be utterly exhausting. In …

Wedding Guests Seriously Love These 6 Reception Extras

Entertaining your guests for the night seems easy, right? As long as the drinks are flowing and the plates are filled with endless food, everyone should be having a grand ol' time. But if you're looking to impress your wedding guests all night long, you may want to add a little extra spark to your …

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This Couple is the Definition of Relationship Goals, Festival Goals, and Wedding Goals

Get ready to be all kinds of jealous, because this couple is the definition of relationship goals, festival goals, and wedding goals!<p>Brooklyn lovers …

Forever 21’s Debut Bridesmaid Dress Collection Is All Under $100

Ah, bridesmaid dresses. You’re always told, “You can wear it again,” but let’s be real — you never do. Well, Forever 21 has joined forces with Los Angeles-based designer Rory Beca to create a six-piece capsule called Pretty by Rory for their first ever bridesmaid collection, and the best part is …

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Behold the 'This Is Us'-inspired wedding shoot of our dreams

If Jack and Rebecca Pearson are your idea of relationship goals, a Baltimore-based wedding photographer has an idea for you.<p>A "This Is Us"-inspired wedding!<p>Photographer Karen Rainier says she's "obsessed" with the hit NBC show starring Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore, so she styled a stunning …

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How to Figure Out What to Spend on Your Wedding

How Much Should You Spend on Your Wedding Day?<p>Updated December 25, 2017<p>The average cost of a wedding in 2015 was $32,641, according to CNN.<p>That …

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21 DIY Wedding Flowers Tips - How to Save Money on Wedding Flowers

I know it sounds like a lot of work, but if you actually put these floral tricks to the test, I promise you'll save yourself a lot of money on your wedding day. Here, Jessica Marshall, owner of Miss Daisy in Las Vegas, shows how to DIY your way to gorgeous flowers on your big day.<p>1. Cut your flower …

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