Wedding Aces Bridal Buds

Recent Etiquette + Advice Posts

10 Favorite Father-Daughter Moments From Real Weddings

Posted by Caitlin on Jun 13, 2014

vitaly m photography, real weddings ideas and trends etiquette advice

Photo: Vitaly M Photography

There’s no doubt that your photographer will capture some of the most memorable father-daughter moments together on your wedding day, including the first look, walk down the aisle, giving away, and dance. Whether he is the strong and silent type or the touching and tearful type, we get it. There’s no one that knows you better than dear old dad. Check out our slideshow of favorites here. Tip: Have your tissues ready-to-go!

The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Hair And Makeup

Posted by Caitlin on Jun 12, 2014

beauty primer, wedding hair makeup ideas and trends etiquette advice

Your wedding day will be one of the most photographed of your life, and you deserve to look fabulous from beginning to end! The best way to ensure a long-lasting look? A professional hair and makeup team. WeddingWire’s SummerBook 2014 features 24 experts, all of whom shared insider tips and tricks, favorite go-to products, and beauty blunder fixes. Be sure to read why you must do a trial run, whether you should go up or down, and when to trim, color, and wash. Trust us — you’ll want to know the answers.

5 things you must do after you get your engagement rings, wedding jewelry ideas and trends navigation ideas and trends etiquette advice

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.

10 things no one tells you about bridesmaid dress shopping, ideas and trends etiquette advice bridesmaids ideas and trends navigation

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.

How To Change Your Last Name After The Wedding

Posted by Caitlin on May 19, 2014

how to change your name after the wedding, name change ideas and trends etiquette advice

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!

pixel, name change ideas and trends etiquette advice