Ashley Cook

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What do Bruno Mars, The Beach Boys and Destiny's Child have in common? They've all made in on to our Ultimate Pre-Wedding Playlist! http://goo.gl/DP9SyV Play it as a surprise for the bride or groom in your life on the morning of their wedding!

The post EVERY bride (and her ever-so-organised bridesmaids) needs to read... Your Ultimate Wedding Day Survival Kit... http://goo.gl/mU0mXq

18 Things You Can Use For A Card Box At Your Reception

For your guests who come bearing gifts you'll want to create a pretty spot for them to unload your registry picks and honeyfund checks. A cute card …

10 Guests You’ll See at Every Wedding (in GIFs!)

We know you've spent a lot of time editing your guest list again and again and you've perfected your seating chart to minimize drama. And even though …

9 Creative Ways To Use Butterflies In Your Wedding

Think about it: butterflies are pretty, colorful and garden wedding ready. Plus, they can work for a black-tie wedding (think gold leaf butterfly …

Six Ways To Bring Out Your Loving Self

Loving another human being takes on a new dimension when we stop practicing "reactive love" and challenge ourselves to evaluate what depth of love we do and don't have to give our partner. Responding to another's care isn't wrong. But it isn't love in the greatest sense. Any one can react. It takes …

sweep me up (Hazelnut butter chocolate chip muffins)

DIY: Honeycomb Backdrop with Shelves

If you loved the honeycomb shelves from The Lab Event feature earlier today, then you’ll go crazy for the DIY we are sharing on how to make them! …

Today I thought I'd share an oldie, but a goodie. Pink and gray? Anyone else having a hard time escaping their love for this one? I have to admit that when gray first started becoming popular in the world of weddings, I definitely fell in love fast with the whole concept. It was sort of a love at first sight kind of deal. Because what's not to love? And gray with pink? Yeah, it's plain to see that these colors just work. It's kinda effortless. Wouldn't you agree? http://www.theperfectpalette.com/2014/03/wedding-color-palette-pink-gray-and.html

Everything You Need To Know About Premarital Counseling

<i>By Sharon Naylor for Bridal Guide</i><p>While you're planning your wedding, are you also preparing for your marriage? According to a survey published in the <i>Journal of Family Psychology</i>, couples with premarital education reported higher levels of marital satisfaction and experienced a 30 percent decline in …

Pretty in pink! The bouquet from today's real wedding is heavenly! Chevron accents completed the look-- click to see it all! http://ht.ly/tHZta {Photo: Bernadette at Dette Snaps}

End Your Wedding on a Sweet Note With a Grown-Up Twist on Cotton Candy. (Nom Nom Nom)

If you're prone to afternoon sugar cravings, prepare to go on a bender after you read this: Instead of passing petit fours (been there) or sugar cookies (done that) with after-dinner coffee at your reception, how about mini sticks of cotton candy in grown-up flavors, like mango and caramel, both of …

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Are you looking for mind-blowing #hairstyle inspiration? Then you came to the right place! http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2014/02/steal-worthy-wedding-hairstyles.html

Romantic Grey & Pink Wedding Filled With Polka Dots & Pom Poms

Drumroll please…<p>It’s the first real wedding feature of the year on Bridal Musings!<p>Amanda and Ediz’s elegant and relaxed nuptials in Gaynes Park, …

Best of 2013: Menswear

While our <i>Real Wedding</i> brides are absolutely gorgeous, these dapper gents aren’t ones to be outdone. When it comes to wedding wear this year, the boys …

The flower of the day? Anemones! Click for 10 of our favorite arrangements: http://ow.ly/rFEHh {Photo: Sullivan Owen floral & event design}

OMG, what a stunning #weddingbouquet Find 24 more pretty bouquets, by following the link: http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/01/25-stunning-wedding-bouquets-part-13.html Arielle Doneson Photography

Gilded and gorgeous.... xoxo #WeddingTrends : Metallic Cakes http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/11/wedding-trends-metallic-cakes.html

Beautiful bridesmaid bouquets to brighten your day! (Now say that 5x fast) => http://ow.ly/rpOzN {Photo: Renaissance Floral Design}

Gorgeous Lace #WeddingCakes ~ Grab a fork and spoon because y’all are going to eat.this.up. Seriously, every last bite of it! http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2011/10/wedding-trends-lace-cakes-part-2.html

5 Valid Reasons To Use a Travel Agent

We know. The last time you used a travel agent to book a trip was never. Why would you when you could just jump online and do it yourself? Well, …

And just when I thought the #weddingflowers couldn’t possibly get any better, another gorgeous #bouquet would pop into view. http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2012/06/25-stunning-wedding-bouquets-part-6.html Photo: Arielle Doneson Photography

Elegant + feminine Mori Lee Wedding Gown! See the entire collection, you will fall in LOVE!! http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/10/mori-lee-by-madeline-gardner-spring_31.html

Butternut Squash & Apple Soup with Homemade Croutons

Instructions<p>1.<p>In a Dutch oven or stockpot over medium heat, melt the butter. Add the onion and cook until soft but not browned, 12 to 15 minutes. Add …

20 Colorful Kitchen Finds Under $20

Glamorous wedding cake inspiration | Jenna Rae Cakes

Nov <i>7</i><p>Glamorous wedding cake inspiration by Jenna Rae Cakes<p>Categories Wedding Inspiration<p>Do we <i>really</i> need to write an introduction to this post? We’re …

Make This DIY Confetti Program!

We're so excited to share this special DIY project today from the Brooklyn-based wedding designer and talented crafter Michelle Edgemont. The DIY …

Drooling over this gorgeous #weddingbouquet See more, here: http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/08/12-stunning-wedding-bouquets-part-20.html Photographer: La Dolce Vita Studio // Floral Designer: Island Destination Services