There’s something special about a Maggie Sottero dress. Those corsets, the attention to a woman’s body, and all of the beautifully feminine accents, you truly cannot go wrong with one of these picks. And now it’s time to dive into a brand new collection of designs to fall in love with. Timeless lines and bouts …

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Dressing your ladies in waiting can be a tricky task, and can get even more challenging when one of those women are expecting. A bump can get in the way of some silhouettes, so it’s important you choose wisely for the entire party. Mermaid shapes won’t cut it, but empire waistlines and jersey fabrics could …

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Congratulations! You did it! You and your significant partner have made the commitment to marry one another. Coming down from the engagement high, it is only natural to feel some apprehension, let alone stress in planning the wedding…and then, there is the honeymoon to think about. It is all too easy to push the honeymoon …

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You only have one stag do – one weekend where you get together with the boys to celebrate just before becoming a married man. So, if you are in charge of organizing your best friend’s stag do, you will want to ensure it is one he remembers long after the wedding and honeymoon come to …

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The proposal went perfectly, the Facebook announcement has been posted, and at last, you have a wedding to plan! With the constant influx of news and social media about extravagant weddings, it can get overwhelming to recognize what is reasonable. This list of five wedding planning traps not to fall into will keep you sane …

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Whether you’re a self-described muso or not, catering for the musical appetites of a roomful of wedding guests is an entirely different kettle of fish to creating a playlist for your friend’s house party. You’re in an unfamiliar territory with an unusually diverse range of people, so the rules are a little different. Avoid some …

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Your wedding day is fast approaching, and you’ve been very excited. You know that there are a lot of things that you should take care of and you’re slowly ticking each one of these from your list – you’ve contacted the planners, prepared the menu and booked for the location of the wedding. You can …

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2018 is expected to be an outstanding and exciting year in weddings! The top trends focus on personalization and experience and include everything from new, bolder color palettes to delicious dessert options on elaborate buffets. Unconventional venues will serve as the backgrounds of choice to elegant celebrations and couples will seek out food and beverage …

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A wedding engagement is just as overwhelming for the man buying the ring than it is for the woman being proposed to – where do you start? More often than not, females will have a clear idea of the engagement ring that she wants, and she’ll certainly know about the engagement rings that she despises. …

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Make this year’s Valentine’s Day the most special one ever with a gorgeous bouquet for your sweetheart. Whether you have given blossoms in the past or are completely new to gift giving of the bloom variety, order Valentine’s Day flowers online and make your loved one melt. Use the following ideas for the inspiration you …

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If you’re newly engaged, you will likely hear a few of the same questions on multiple occasions. Have you set a date? How many people are you inviting? Where are you registered? The last question can be the most challenging for couples to answer, especially if they’ve lived together for a long time prior to …

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No matter where you are, weddings are costly. In almost every culture, a wedding is considered to be one of the most significant rituals in a person’s life. Add this pressure to the need to impress your friends and relatives as well as the need to make your wedding special, there are numerous costs that …

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Planning a wedding can be one of the most exciting ventures of your life, and is something many women and some men dream of their entire lifetime. There can be a huge number of things to consider when it comes to planning a wedding and more often than not, the destination is one of the …

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Since the childhood, people are getting used to gentle and kind nicknames, because they were called that way by mothers who are always ready to surround their children with love and care. In the adulthood, people still crave for such affectionate words. By words, we demonstrate the attitude and our feelings towards another close person. …

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Unlike the noisily crazy Bachelorette party somewhere in a bar, club or hotel abroad, Bridal Shower is a comfortable event which takes place in a relaxed atmosphere. But this does not mean that Bridal Shower is something boring. Bridal Shower is a good reason for a gathering with best friends and talking about men, enjoying …

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Five Online Tools You Can Use to Create Beautiful Wedding Videos

If you’re taking the do-it-yourself approach to your wedding film, then we’ve got something extra special in store for you today. From planning who will be doing what to getting on your desktop and editing all the most important parts of your big celebration, we’ve got you covered with all the how’s to do it …

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When making the ultimate commitment to celebrate your love for another person, surrounded by friends and family, your wedding should be one of the happiest days of your life. There’s no one you’d rather have around you to celebrate the special moment than your nearest and dearest, but if you plan on marrying away from …

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Although most aspects of a wedding are optional, you cannot do without a venue. You need a place to hold the wedding, whether it is a church or function hall. However, finding the right venue is no easy feat, as there are many locations to choose from. Whether you want to have your wedding in …

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If you’re planning your wedding, you know there are a lot of traditions and etiquette rules to follow. Etiquette rules were put in place to help people navigate communication and social interactions. But, let’s face it: some of these social rules are outdated. Weddings are planned a little differently now. Here’s what you need to …

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12 Bridesmaids Dresses Perfect for a Black-Tie Wedding

Whether you decide to skirt tradition and go with a black and white wedding scheme, or you just want to create an event with the utmost sophistication and poise, planning a formal ceremony can be just as much fun as themed parties. Nixing the trend of casual, rustic celebrations and rerouting your vision into something …

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Can you guess the most popular time of year to propose? No, it’s not Valentine’s Day. Guess again… Yes, it’s Christmas! In fact, according to Goldsmith’s marriage proposal survey, more than 60% of people think winter is the best time to get down on one knee. When you think about this time of year, it …

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So you want a wedding with a difference? One that you and your guests will remember forever, where you’ll feel like a superstar and your every wish will be met? Yes, you could head for the Maldives and get married to the sounds of the Indian Ocean gently lapping waves in the background or jet …

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Your honeymoon is one of those rare opportunities when you get to bond with your partner over new experiences and the shared wonderment of exploring a special place together – and what better backdrop than an African sunset to round off each magical day? Here are just a few of the tempting African destinations that …

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Congratulations, you’ve been chosen as maid of honor to the bride to be, and with that prestigious title comes the scary task of planning the perfect bachelorette bash. Although this power can be alluring, you must put yourself in your bride’s shoes and think: what would the bride like to do? Does she love to …

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Mercury Glass Pumpkin

An envelope filled with cash or a gift card inside a congratulatory message is appreciated. Especially since we all know that it can be a daunting task trying to search for the perfect wedding gift. Without breaking the bank or offering up something boring, it can truly become a challenge. So, we’re here to inspire …

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In an era when the majority of couples have lived together before getting married, not to mention those remarrying and bringing together two households, the traditional wedding list is definitely on the wane. Guests nowadays are more likely to be faced with unusual gift lists – comprised of anything from gift vouchers to charity donations …

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Expensive engagement rings are old news. Celebrities are constantly outdoing one another and upping the ante with every new announcement of a proposal. From Beyonce’s 18-carat stunner to Kim Kardashian’s 15-carat cushion cut beauty, we’re used to seeing extravagant price tags in the magazines and the extra-large sparkle in blogs online. But what about the …

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How to Throw an Incredible Christmas-Season Wedding

There’s something incredibly magical about a winter wedding. The crisp air, the possibility of sparkling snow on the ground, twinkling lights on the homes of all of our neighbors, adding in a layer of the Christmas season infuses even more fairy-tale whimsy into the celebration. Elaborate decor, rich tones, indulgent dishes, ‘tis the season to …

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Reader’s Ask: I’ve just about got my wedding hall decor planned out, but I haven’t figured out how to handle my head bridal table. What are some creative and interesting ways I can decorate the bridal table without going overboard or winding up bankrupt? Our Answer: There are a lot of ways you could go, …

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As we enter into 2018 it’s safe to say that there’s no shortage of cool and interesting things out there that make great gifts. Whether you find something neat at your local mall, or you’re browsing Etsy for some handmade creations, there’s a real sense of satisfaction that comes with finding the perfect gift. Like …

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There’s no such thing as wedding season anymore. Couples are getting married all year long and we have to be prepared for gift-giving any month and any season. But instead of handing over a impersonal check and greeting card, offering up a nice present seems to be the more thoughtful route to take. From new …

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It’s hard to believe a whole year’s gone by. You want your first anniversary to be a magical day, one that brings back the romance of your wedding. What can you do to make your anniversary special? Here are five heartfelt ways to celebrate the love of your life and the affection you have for …

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Our lives are gradually becoming more reliant on the digital world – but organising a wedding has traditionally always been quite a physical process, with brides needing to try on their wedding gowns before they buy, grooms having several suit fittings, and of course, who would want to miss out on the opportunity to have …

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Vanisha Mittal and Amit Bhatia

According to The Knot, the average cost of a wedding in America hits around the $35k mark. That seems like a bit of a stretch right? If you think about it, $35k could be someone’s yearly salary. I mean, you could buy a (very nice) brand new car with that kind of cash! But, the …

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Wedding Planning Tips

So, the love of your life has said “I do,” and you’ve both decided that you don’t want to beat around the bush, but instead get married as soon as possible. This is a great idea, as it keeps the momentum moving quickly and the excitement at fever pitch. If you’ve given yourself a target …

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