Recent Etiquette + Advice Posts
Photo: Cara Leonard Photography
After you receive your NEW engagement ring, you’re bound to stare at it all day. We can’t blame you — it’s beautiful! However, there are a few important tasks you’ll want to check off your to-do list such as: get it sized, get it insured, write a review, get a manicure, and purchase a jewelry tray. Don’t worry, we promise they’re not too time-intensive. Read more here.
Photo: Black & Hue Photography
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 – second, it was surprising registry finds and next up: bridesmaid dress shopping – and how to deal with unexpected drama.
Photo Courtesy of: Amore Events by Cody, LLC
Making the decision to change your last name after the wedding is a very personal one. It may be a bit overwhelming, but take it one task at a time. Here’s the order in which you should make the transition: marriage license, social security card, driver’s license, passport, and finances. Need help keeping organized? Click here to find out who WeddingWire has partnered with to make it easier than ever!
Photo: Dreamlove Wedding Photography
Ombre? Chargers? Gobo? Pomander? Who knew there would be SO many new things to learn while planning a wedding! You’ve probably been hearing them pop up at vendor meetings, on inspiration blogs, and in national magazines, but there’s no need to crack open a dictionary. Figure out this secret language with our latest glossary to must-know terms.
Photo: Continuum Wedding Photography
The father-daughter dance might get the most attention, but let’s not forget about another important moment during the reception — the one between a mother and her son. Whether they want a beautiful slow ballad or an upbeat pop song, we’ve gathered plenty of tried-and-true tracks. Listen to our top 10 modern favorites here.