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The Pair: How To Taste Wine

Five basic wine terms and four wines to help you understand them<p><i>Tasting wine is always fun, but often intimidating. To help demystify the process,</i> …

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Where to Eat Outside in 22 Cities

• Atlanta<br>• Austin<br>• Boston<br>• Charleston<br>• Chicago<br>• Dallas<br>• Denver<br>• Detroit<br>• Las Vegas

Just Be Cool: 11 Iced Coffee Recipes to Make All Season Long

When it starts to warm up outside, these iced coffee recipes are all we want to drink.<p><b>It's finally time:</b> Picnics, outdoor movies, and beach trips are all within reach, and so should a tall glass of iced coffee. Hang onto your sunglasses: These recipes (some boozy!) will keep you buzzing straight …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

5 ways to clean and cleansed skin

One of the New Year resolutions I made this year was to make sure I never everwent to bed without washing my face. While I have always tried to do …

How to Make Perfect Pan Sauce Every Time

By Alison Roman<p>Photos by Nicole Franzen<p>A seared piece of meat might sound boring. But when it’s drizzled with a silky reduction? Always exciting. These are the keys to pulling off a pro-grade pan sauce.<p>The whole “buy one, get one free” thing is a good deal. You pay for one thing and get something …

What to Cook in Your Pressure Cooker

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- 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 -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: This year we're resolving to put all of our cookware to good use. We're starting</i> …

We Love The Sophisticated Twist This Couple Put On Their Disney Wedding

We spotted this couple on our Submit Your Wedding page and loved their cute, whimsical details so much we just had to share!<p>Georgia-based couple …

The Latest Wedding Dress Looks Inspired by Street Style

Believe it or not, what you wear on the sidewalk says a lot about what you might wear down the aisle. Whether you're boho-chic, classic or …

Check Out The Glitzy Installation Over This Couple’s Dance Floor

From sequin linens to a contemporary mixed metal and blush color scheme, Shannon and Matt's glamorous affair brought the sparkle. After a traditional …

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 …

Kick Up Your Cocktail Hour With These Amazing Lounge Ideas

Cocktail hour is an extension of your reception, so why not give it just as much love as the rest of the day's festivities? In addition to a totally …

The 23 Prettiest Real Weddings of the Year

We pour through thousands of weddings every year to bring you as much inspiration as possible both on our site (in our real weddings gallery) and in …

15 Chic Ways to Use Paper Flowers at Your Wedding

Fresh flowers are a wedding staple, but we definitely don't mind the idea of adding to your lush arrangements with some paper details. For couples …

5 (New!) Ways to Top Avocado Toast

From salsa verde to toasted nuts, here are 5 creative ways to mix up your avocado toast<p>Avocado toast is soo last year. Actually, now that we mention it, we’ve been singing the praises of avocado toast for at least two years now.<p>Despite all the new ways we’re topping our toast this year, we’re still …

25 Must-See Wedding Photos From 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, we can confidently say that this has been an amazing year for wedding photography.<p>We've scoured wedding blogs, Pinterest and reached out to talented photographers across the country and around the world to compile the very best wedding photos of 2014. Below are 25 of our …

How To Really Let Go Of Stress On Vacation, From Someone Who Does It For A Living

Travel Channel personality Samantha Brown has made a career doing what most can only dream of: exploring the world and experiencing just about everything that travel has to offer. She has spent the last 14 years out of a suitcase in airports and hotels, taking viewers on journeys to discover the …

The 10 Cheapest Flights Out of New York's JFK

It's no secret that New Yorkers love a good adventure, with Hopper's statistics showing that there are hundreds of thousands of searches for flights out of the city's John F Kennedy airport everyday -- many no doubt locals eager for the next bargain deal. Well, if you find yourself pining for a …

New Wedding Dresses, Wedding Gowns: David's Bridal Bridal Market Fall 2015

Look, it's not reasonable to splurge on EVERYTHING for your wedding. If you're going to pay out for a couture wedding dress, it makes sense to save on your accessories, shoes, and so on. Especially when the lower-priced options look this good. And even if you insist on spendy designer labels for …

7 New Ways to Cover Your Chairs to Add Personality to Your Reception

If you're looking for ways to spice up your ceremony or reception decor, there might be a simple solution: fabric over your rented chairs. There are …

Get Some Gothic Glam Decor Inspiration from Our Orange County Market Mixer

When The Knot throws a party, we make sure to do it right, which is why everyone's still talking about our market party at Serra Plaza in Orange …

The Perfect Fall Wedding Welcome Bag Your Guests Will Love

If you have a lot of out-of-towners coming to your wedding, or you're having a destination wedding, putting together a welcome bag for each of your …

The Knot Gala Had A Scent Bar, Paper Flower Backdrop and A Temporary Tattoo Bar!

While we spend every day looking at weddings sometimes we take the time to party too! To wrap up bridal fashion week and celebrate all things wedding …

Dessert Bridal Shower Trend — See Photos!

This colorful bridal shower shoot is perfect for brides with a big sweet tooth. The sugar-themed shower from Wojo Image Photography combines a sweet …

This Wedding Takes Glamping To Another Level

Meagan and Ryan had camped at El Capitain Canyon in Goleta, California many times before, so it was an easy choice when they decided to have their …

This Rich, Autumnal Inspiration Shoot Is Straight Out of a Jane Austen Novel

Why Mega-Cities Are Mega-Awesome: 8 Bustling Metropolises We Love

An old fable tells the tale of the city mouse and the country mouse (or the city oyster and the country oyster in our case -- we know, it's a bit of a stretch). The story ends with a precautionary warning: cities are crowded, dangerous, and unsavory. But, here at Oyster, we've never met a city we …

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Famous Words of Fashion's Greatest: Part Two

A second set of style musings and sage advice from the most quotable names in fashion. Plus, see the first installment for 50 more.<p>"The best fashion show is definitely on the street. Always has been, and always will be." —<b>Bill Cunningham</b><p>"Women who wear black lead colorful lives." —<b>Neiman Marcus</b><p>"All …

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11 Ideas to Steal from Engage14!

Just last month, we had the opportunity to attend a luxury wedding conference called Engage in Colorado. This conference gives us the opportunity to …