Recent Etiquette + Advice Posts
Photo: Corkcicle Wine Chiller, Target
In case you didn’t already know, Caitlin, one of our very own on WeddingWire’s editorial team, is engaged! Throughout her entire planning process, she’ll be giving you insight on her experiences until September 20, 2014. First, it was wedding dress shopping — and 9 things no one ever told her – and next up: 9 things you wouldn’t think to register for (but should!).
Photo: Dustin Finkelstein Photography
There’s no doubt at it, posed portraits with your wedding party are an essential (and formal) part of any wedding day, but that doesn’t mean you can get creative in between! From parasol shadows and peak-a-booing to silly shades and battling of the sexes, use these 32 clever, funny pictures as a starting point for inspiration. You never know, you might just have to try one, two, maybe three or more.
Photo Courtesy of: Greyson Ballroom by Black Woods
Besides asking these 12 questions before you book your venue, be sure to consider your wedding style. Is it rustic, fit for a nature-inspired ranch, classic, fit for traditional hotel ballroom, vintage, fit for a historic landmark, modern, fit for a contemporary loft, or preppy, fit for a waterfront country club? And don’t forget there’s plenty of others you can search for in your area and compare their reviews and ratings from newlyweds too!
Want even more tips and advice about starting to plan your wedding? Visit WeddingWire’s 5-Step Planning Guide!
Photos (from left to right): Jillian Tree Photography
From bridesmaids to groomsmen and flower girls to ring bearers, choosing your wedding party can be a daunting task to check off your wedding to-do list, but those aren’t the only duties you have to fill on a wedding day! Click here to find out how you can honor very important extras in other ways. (Hints: usher, reader, program distributor, soloist, and card and present patrol just to name a few.)
Photo: Viera Photographics
As the month of love comes to an end, we wanted to keep the romance in the air with some of our favorite songs for your wedding. Walk down the aisle to “First Day of My Life” by Bright Eyes, perform your first dance as newlyweds to “Your Song” by Ellie Goulding, and save the last dance with family and friends to “Let’s Stay Together” by Al Green. Want to listen to more? Visit WeddingWire’s song gallery!