Bethany Sparks

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This Italian Town Looks Like It's Out Of A Fairytale

Welcome to Alberobello! This little Italian <i>comune</i> is located in the Bari province of Puglia, Italy.<p>Alberobello is known for its trulli -- limestone dwellings with domed, conical or pyramidal roofs -- which are on the UNESCO world heritage list. The structures look like they're straight out of a …

Why you might become a better person by watching this year’s Oscar nominees

WHEN THE ACADEMY AWARD nominations are announced every January, there are inevitable outcries from the people watching: “No way <i>that</i> movie was better …

3 Wavy Wedding Hair Looks (Plus, Win Joico Power Spray!)

Need some hair inspiration? Make a splash with these seriously gorgeous wavy 'dos. From beach to ballroom, these wavy tips and tricks will help you …

Who Should Pay for the Wedding?

Lovebirds – Lovely Engagement Photos by Eden Luquire

Eden Luquire is a wedding and portrait photographer from Nashville, Tennessee. Her love for photography began when she was around seven years old …

Photography

7 Pretty Cakes We Can’t Stop Looking At

We can't stop staring at the lace icing, delicate sugar flowers and surprising touches of gold on these modern romantic cakes.<p>by Bridget Clegg<p>Classic …

11 Gorgeous Centerpieces With Fruit

Use fruit in your centerpieces to stay on budget for reception decor. DIY your cocktail hour centerpieces or fill out dinner table floral …

5 Clever DIY Supplies That Make These Wedding Projects Possible

The key to avoiding DIY wedding fails is to gather the right supplies. Once you find your project inspiration and track down the right materials, …

Make These 6 DIY Wedding Day Accessories

Earn some serious creative cred by topping off your flawless wedding day look with a pretty accessory that you made yourself. From glittery turquoise …

5 Wedding Traditions That Will Never Die (And Why!)

By now you've probably heard the phrase “it's tradition!" like a hundred times. While some wedding traditions are arguably on their way out of …

6 DIY Save-The-Date Templates You Can Easily Pull Off

Send guests a save-the-date made by you, but that looks totally professional? It can be done. You just need to arm yourself with a few crafty secret …

The Most Nostalgic Centerpiece We’ve Ever Seen (Plus 9 Ways To Use Dried Flowers)

When you know, you know! With amazing foresight, Michigan bride Shelley Clark collected a rose from every bouquet that her then-boyfriend now-husband …

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 …

6 New Wedding Ideas You’ll See in 2014

Every year we're amazed by the creative new ideas that couples come up with to make their wedding day stand out. Last year a wedding arch made of …

The Prettiest Flower Ideas from 2013

What's a wedding without flowers? From floral aisle runners to bridal bouquets, boutonnieres, floral crowns and homemade floral huppahs, we've …

20 Most Inspiring Wedding Ideas Of 2013

All year long we obsess over hundreds of beautiful photos of every wedding detail, from the cutest flower girl dresses ever to wedding favor ideas …

Trend Alert! Hot Winter Wedding Colors

The hottest trend for winter wedding colors right now are greens and whites with accents of dusty pastels! Go back to basics and look to natural …

And The Wedding Color Of This Year Is…

Yesterday, Pantone announced that radiant orchid is the official color of the year for 2014, and we're predicting it's going to be a hot color for …

15 Cascading Wedding Bouquets for Every Style

Thanks to Princess Diana and her 42-inch long wedding bouquet of roses, white orchids and myrtle, cascading wedding bouquets are storybook fantasies …

Guest Book Ideas That Go Beyond Paper and Pen

The guest book is one of those wedding details that with a bit of creativity (even if you've waited until last minute) can be an easy way to add in …

Feast Your Eyes on These 15 Fresh Flower Wedding Cakes

Here's an easy idea for your wedding cake: Transform a simple cake into a work of art with your favorite fresh flowers. How to make it happen? Once …

6 (Easy!) DIY Bridesmaid Gifts

Thank your bridesmaids for their support during the planning process and beyond with a homemade gift to give during the bachelorette party or the …

7 Tips for Planning A Rooftop Wedding

Picture-perfect views, towering skylines and a spectacular sunset — a rooftop venue is an amazing option. That said, pulling off a beautiful rooftop …

Trend Report! The Hottest Hair and Makeup Trends for 2014

From oversized hair to white eyeliner (yes, really), here are the hottest looks in bridal beauty we saw on the catwalks of New York Bridal Fashion …

Ladies on Twitter Love Calling Other Ladies Bitches and Sluts

If an alien species tried to assess human social interaction based solely on what we say to and about each other on Twitter, they'd think we were a …

Feminism