Jason modahl

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The Secret to Creating Your Own "She Shed"

Your backyard storage can do so much more than shelter old lawnmowers.<p>Wouldn't it be nice to have a getaway that didn't involve any travel? It's possible, thanks to customizable "she sheds." Despite the somewhat tongue-twisting name, these pint-sized backyard escapes have proven to be a big trend. …

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Michael Chiarello

F&W Star Chef<p>Multi-talented chef, winemaker and TV star <b>Michael Chiarello</b> shares holiday favorites with F&W, including a great way to winterize a …

Here's What You Need To Know About Tipping Wedding Vendors

In many cases, tips will be calculated in your contracts. For other vendors, tipping is not an obligation.<p><i>The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, making it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find up-to-date and correct information. That's why we launched</i> …

Weddings

50 Most Romantic Wedding Songs of All time

Whether you're going sleek and glamorous or bohemian and whimsical for your wedding, there's one thing either affair will need: a generous helping of lovey-dovey, romantic wedding songs. These will bring out <i>all</i> the feels and make the reception feel like a giant love fest.<p>Naturally, all of these …

The Ultimate Bucket-List Travel Guide

The world’s top chefs, authors, actors and other globe-trotters—from Anne Rice to Ruth Reichl—share the places they’re dying to see before they die. Take note, then take off. Bon voyage!<p>By<p>Lauren Lipton<p><b>ROBIN ESROCK,</b> whose book “The Great Global Bucket List” will be published next year, has traveled …

Bucket Lists

Getting Married in Two Months? Here's Everything You Need to Do Before Then!

Your wedding day is officially on the horizon! In two months, you'll be tying the knot — and you've already accomplished so much to make it the day that you and your fiancé have always imagined: the venue and vendors are booked, your wedding party is complete, and the final touches are going into …

11 Little Tricks for a Stress-Free Wedding Day

Five wedding planners across the country—who have seen it all—are here to calm you down. First up? Don’t sweat the weather.<p>Really. You can’t control …

Wedding Music Inspiration, Ideas & Playlists

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again.<p>Never ever (ever!) underestimate the power of wedding music.<p>Like, ever!<p>So many couples forget to plan …

6 Rehearsal Dinner Ideas to Make It as Memorable as the Wedding Itself

Here's an idea: Skip the typical formal rehearsal dinner and do something a little more fun and lighthearted instead. We love this because it means your wedding weekend begins with casual start, making it easier for your friends and family (many of whom are strangers before this day!) to mix and …

Here are the 15 most popular first dance songs at weddings

<b>Because, after all the ‘I dos’ it’s dance-floor time. Baby.</b><p>Spotify revealed its users’ top wedding tracks this week after analyzing over 400,000 …

The Thin Green Line

• <b>Author:</b> Paul Sullivan<p>“Wealth Matters” columnist for <i>The New York Times</i> reveals the decisions, behaviors, and worldviews that lead to true wealth.<p>For the better part of the past decade, Paul Sullivan has written about and lived among some of the wealthiest people in America. He has learned how they …

50 things to do before you die

<b>1. Set foot on each of the seven continents.</b> Antarctica might seem like a tough one, but here’s how. Once you’ve reached all seven you can truly call …

Travel

18 Totally Unique Ways to Personalize Your Wedding

Gone are the days of cookie-cutter weddings. Today's couples have more ways available to them than ever before to add unique touches to their wedding …

Wedding Decor: What to DIY Vs. What to Buy From a Pro

Are you engaged? Have you fallen in the never-ending black hole of wedding decor yet? The options are endless! Even more overwhelming are the …

Weddings

20 Tips To Make Your Wedding Day The Best It Can Be

<b>1. Get plenty of sleep</b>: don’t stay up all night with your friends or family. Go to bed at a reasonable hour! No one looks good with bags under their …

Wedding invitation trends for 2015 and beyond!

We are well into wedding season 2015, and I’ve seen some wonderful, creative new wedding trends develop. With the stationery show coming up at the …

Weddings

5 Unique Wedding Bar Setups That Say, "It's time to party!"

If I had to guess, I’d say one of the top expectations that wedding goers have is the opportunity to have a good time, right? A night filled with …

16 tips to help you plan a wedding on a budget

Weddings can be very expensive affairs, but it is possible to plan a stylish day without breaking the bank.<p>Here’s 16 tips to help you plan a wedding …

Your Favorite Items for a Wedding Registry

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline</i>—<i>it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge</i>—<i>and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Wedding season is fast approaching—here are some of the best items to add to your</i> …

Weddings

Top 5 Wedding Accessories Every Bride Should Think of

As a line in a very popular old movie went, “The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize.” And our ability to …

14 Buzz-Worthy Wedding Ideas for Coffee Lovers

Maybe you and your fiancé first met at a cafe, or maybe you’re just a couple of coffee fanatics who both love sipping the drink wherever and whenever. Either way, a coffee-themed wedding is just the thing to perk up your big day. Sharing your love of joe will not only keep guests happy, it will …

Wedding Planners Share 6 Digital Tools Every Bride Should Use for Her Big Day

Although booking a dream venue, mailing out save-the-dates, and searching for an ultra-flattering gown are important to tackle early on, plenty more …

Latest Fashion Trends & Celebrity Style

Celebrity Style

14 New Boutonniere Ideas for Your Spring Wedding

While boutonnieres may not be thought of as the most exciting element of your wedding planning, they don’t have to be boring or traditional. Thanks to the wonderful world of Pinterest and the multitude of wedding blogs, we’ve found some pretty flowery boutonnieres that bring fun to floral …

Common Wedding

Just like in interior design, color is critical to setting the scene for your wedding. How you use it, where you use it and how much of each hue you decide to use can truly make or break your big day (style-wise, anyway). We sat down with Natasha Burton and Jennifer Arreguin, co-founders of Santa …

Weddings

The Best Wedding Instagrams This Week

Spring wedding season is here, which means we're more inspired than ever by all of the usual Instagram photos of amazing wedding moments. This week, our favorite photo-sharing app opened our eyes to shots of delicious cocktails to gorgeous bouquets, and more.<p>Hi, can we have a sip of these, please? …