Study: There’s a Reason Why You Reach For Sweets & Fatty Foods After Fighting With Your Spouse 

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Considering that previous headlines on this particular topic have included Study: Have an Afternoon Snack Because Being Hangry Can Hurt Your Marriage and Study: Fighting With Your Spouse Makes Your Relationship Hostile and You Obese, this latest study will not, perhaps, come as a surprise—but as it turns out, the science world has just rustled up even more data that links fighting with your spouse and packing on the pounds.

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Pictures: Here’s What It Looks Like When Philly Naked Bike Riders Ride Through Your Wedding-Day Photo Shoot

We assume that more than one of these will be framed on Blair and Ross's mantle. All photos by JPG Photography.

We assume that more than one of these will be framed on Blair and Ross’s mantle. All photos by JPG Photography.

Just the other week we were reminiscing about a Philly Naked Bike Ride from years past that zipped right through a couple’s wedding photos in Rittenhouse Square—and luckily for us, it happened again during this year’s ride on Saturday!

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Here Are the Monogram Rules You Need to Know Before Building Your Registry

Monogrammed bath towels, like these ones from Pottery Barn, are popular registry picks.

Monogrammed bath towels, like these ones from Pottery Barn, are popular registry picks. Photo via pootterybarn.com.

When it comes to wedding registries, there’s nothing more classic than the monogram—whether it’s embroidered on sheets and towels, printed on stationery or etched into serveware, it continues to be the most popular way for couples to personalize any number of items on their wish list.

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PW Reader Ring: Brittany & David!

Brittany's ring!

Brittany’s ring!

The couple: Brittany Schneider and David Warner, from Philadelphia.

The ring: The center stone of my ring is is a round Hearts and Arrows cut diamond, which are precision cut to feature perfect symmetry and maximum sparkle. It’s set in a white gold band with a halo of smaller diamonds, withpavé diamonds on the band. Together and with the help of our jeweler, Michael Gilman, my fiancé and I custom designed my ring at Safian & Rudolph on Jewelers’ Row here in Philadelphia.

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30 Ideas For Incorporating “Something Blue” Into Your Wedding

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The old adage that says every bride needs “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” is one wedding tradition that we’re happy to stand by. Unlike some of the more antiquated wedding rituals that can seem a bit pointless and even a bit awkward (and which we are totally on board with you skipping if you want), this sweet notion holds a ton of meaning, and it’s a wonderful way to incorporate personal touches into your day.

Today we’re tackling the “something blue” part of the tradition, which, depending on your style, can either be subtle or a significant element of your wedding-day look and décor. We love when brides choose an understated option like a blue garter, a sapphire hair comb or a pretty blue pair of shoes, but you can also make the hue part of your color palette for the day—bridesmaid dresses, bouquets and invitations look beautiful in varying shades of blue, too.

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Our 10 Favorite Pieces From Wildfox’s New Collection of Cheeky Bridal Knitwear

You'll want to lounge in every piece from this new collection. All photos courtesy of Wildfox.

You’ll want to lounge in every piece from this new collection. All photos courtesy of Wildfox.

There are a few different fashion genres that announce to the world that you are a bride or a bridesmaid or just married or what have you (see: Kate Spade for prim, proper and preppy), and a new one that we are seriously loving has just entered the game: Wildfox!The vintage-inspired brand that’s known, in part, for the cheeky little sayings that grace its so-soft knits, has just launched a bridal collection filled with sweatshirts, tanks, underwear and tees emblazoned with wedding-related illustrations and phrases for you, your to-be, and your best girls to lounge around in.

The launch comes on the heels of the brand’s unveiling,  this past spring, of its first-ever bridal lingerie collection filled with darling little rompers, robes and face masks, and we have a feeling you are going to like this stuff just as much.

Here are a few of our faves:

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Real Weddings: Coeli & Justin Boron

Photography by Peter Van Beever

Photography by Peter Van Beever

Today we’re featuring the wedding of Coeli and Justin, a New Orleans couple (the bride is originally from Philly!) who celebrated their marriage with a Mardi Gras-themed party at The Franklin Institute. Check it out here.

To see more of our Real Weddings or to submit your photos, go here.

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Julianne Hough Just Revealed the First Photo of Her Gorgeous Engagement Ring

Thank you, Julianne Hough, for causing a serious case of engagement ring envy: The professional dancer/actress just revealed the first close-up photo of her gorgeous (and massive!) oval-shaped sparkler—which her hockey player boyfriend proposed with last week—and we’re totally in love with it.

The six-carat stunner, which was designed by Lorraine Schwartz, is very similar in style to one of our favorite celebrity engagement rings of all time: the one Ryan Reynolds gave to Blake Lively. Hough teased the ring’s reveal on Instagram today, posting the below shot which directs eager fans to her blog post about the proposal. Check it out here.

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Today’s Friendly Wedding PSA: Please Do Not Propose On a Dock With Slats Big Enough For the Ring to Fall Through 

I literally emitted a pained Eeeeeee as I read this story, and then heard my female colleagues make all matter of the same noise when I IMed it around to them: It’s about a boy named Matthew who decided to propose to his girlfriend Kayla while they were vacationing with her family in North Carolina.

The whole group had gone out to dinner when Kayla spotted Matthew’s mother; when she turned around to ask him why she was there, he was already on his knee.

Matthew opened the ring box, and before he could even say anything—before Kayla even really got a look at it—it seemingly leapt from the cozy confines of its box onto the dock where they were standing, through the crack, and then into the dark waters below.

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WATCH: This Couple’s Music Video Involves All 250 of Their Wedding Guests

I know what you’re thinking: We’ve declared many viral wedding videos “the most epic one yet.” And it’s true, they keep getting more and more amazing, but this one, dear readers, is really something just for its scope alone: Newlyweds Robert and Theresa got all 250 of their wedding guests in on the action when they filmed a (pretty hardcore) music video at their reception in Orlando.

Behold the 8-minute long performance, which was impressively filmed in just one take. (And yes, we’re wondering, too, if that was the dress she wore all day, or just for this particular portion of their reception.):

So the next wedding you go to, maybe be on the lookout for a spur-of-the-moment music-video role assignment. This sort of thing just might give people ideas.

RELATED: OMG: This Pro Dancer and His Groomsmen Pulled Off the Most Awesome Surprise Wedding Dance

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