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Whoa. This DIY Wedding Day Emergency Kit Is Genius.

This is probably one of the most useful, creative and equally cute wedding day emergency kits we've ever seen. Once you make your no-sew pin cushion …

Magical Tokyo Cityscapes Seen Through Colorful Bokeh

In this ongoing series, photographer Takashi Kitajima blurs the details of Tokyo's buildings and bridges into beautifully abstract landscapes. He creates each gorgeous composition by standing on observation decks of high-rise buildings or overpasses throughout the city.<p>By gaining a bird's eye view …

19 Reasons Why We're Pumped For Winter

As the true suckiness of daylight savings sets in, and our winter time blues slowly amps up, we wanted to take a second to remind ourselves that winter isn't all that bad.<p>Snow is beautiful when it falls, it's totally normal to drink hot chocolate on a regular basis and visiting family (can be) …

Our Big Beautiful Planet: Breathtaking Views of ‘Earth From Space’ (Photos)

Our Beautiful Planet<p>A new book collects satellite images of places around the earth, giving a breathtaking look at the extraordinary planet on which …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

Underwater photography: a beginner's guide - in pictures

Underwater photography is addictive, but there are some important rules to follow for conservation and safety reasons. Once you've mastered these basics, you can't have much more fun in the sea than this. If you'd like to share you own underwater images, you can upload them via GuardianWitness

London Fashion Week Spring 2014 Street Style

Now that New York Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week is said and done, our fabulous street style photog, Guerre of the popular blog Guerreisms, has gone across the pond to cover London Fashion Week. Here, check out London Town's most covetable outfits<p>Now that New York Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week …

London Fashion Week

8 Crazy-Beautiful Ballet-Inspired Pieces

From haute couture on the runway to designer collaborations on the stage, ballet remains en pointe for the fashion set.<p>From haute couture on the runway to designer collaborations on the stage, ballet remains en pointe for the fashion set.

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Multi-Talented Artist's Fantasy Photography Based on Fears and Dreams

The 27 year old Italian visual artist Chiara Fersini who is also known as, Himitsuhana, only recently became fascinated with photography following a …

Conquering Crappy Light In Fashion Shoots: Mixed Shade

These tips are from fashion photographer Lindsay Adler. Finding a shady spot during an outdoor shoot is a perfect way to snap beautiful pictures …

Architecture: Photographing Exterior Details

Between shooting for clients, teaching my kids photography class, family obligations, and all of the non-photography activities essential to running …

8 Simple Ways to Improve Your Photography Skills Starting Today

“Practice makes perfect,” they say. It’s such a clichéd statement — most people probably roll their eyes when they hear it. Me too.<p>But guess what? …

5 Wedding Fights and What They Might Say About Your Relationship

The silly arguments you and your partner get into while planning your wedding can sometimes represent bigger hot-button issues down the road. Here …

Ideas & Advice

Photo<p>26 Must-Have Wedding Photos You Don’t Want to Miss<p>Trust us—you’ll want to capture all of these moments.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>Your Complete Guide to …

9 Ways To Light Your Reception

Not only can lighting totally set the mood (for example candlelight creates an intimate vibe), but it can also double a stunning part of your wedding …

18 Creative Exit Toss Ideas

photo by Onelove Photography<p>photo by Bri Cibene Photography<p>photo by Steffen Harris Photography<p>photo by Megan and Seth Photography<p>photo by Ebersole …

15 Lounge Ideas for 15 Wedding Styles

Creating a lounge space at your reception helps the overall flow of your space and allows guests to mix, mingle and sip cocktails comfortably. Lounge …

6 Book-Themed DIY Wedding Projects

We love a wedding theme that celebrates books — even better if you can pull it off with a few fun DIY wedding projects. So if you have a stack of …

Highlights From The Knot Weddings Magazine Fall 2013

Want to see some of the prettiest real weddings in Missouri and Kansas and get advice on the hottest venues? Pick up The Knot Missouri and Kansas …

Ideas & Advice

Wedding Party<p>How to Get Your Wedding Party Photos Done Super Quickly<p>Don’t waste your precious time rounding up tipsy bridesmaids.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>A …

8 Must-Haves According to Event Designer Jesi Haack

Jesi Haack is known in the weddings industry for her incredibly creative and innovative wedding decoration ideas. She's put together life-sized …

5 Reception Venue Trends Across The Country

Every year we survey thousands of recently married couples (like literally more than 19,000!) from across the country to discover the hottest trends …

18 Reasons Why You Need a Metallic Wedding Cake

Naked cakes, geode rocks, hand-painted illustrations—wedding cakes are a canvas of ever-changing trends. What's hot now? Metallics. Shimmering …

5 DIY Photo Projects For Your Wedding

Incorporating photos of friends and family into your wedding decor is a simple way to make guests feel included and bring together loved ones who …

A Luxe Wedding At The Grand Del Mar From YourBash! Event Design

Brian Worley of YourBash! event design is an expert in crafting luxurious weddings. To continue our Wed 100 series, we're showcasing his knack for …