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Ask the Expert: How Do We Get Our Guests to Use a Photo-Sharing App?

Question: We are going to use a wedding photo-sharing app so that we can gather all of our guests’ fun pictures from our reception—but what’s the […]

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10 Dos and Don’ts to Keep in Mind When Choosing Your Wedding Flowers

The flower arrangements and bouquets you decide on for your Big Day will likely be one of the largest investments you make while planning your party—not […]

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11 Creative Ways to Entertain the Children at Your Wedding

At some point during the planning process, you’ll have to make a decision about whether or not to have kids at your wedding. Some brides […]

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13 Ways to Keep Your Guests Cool During Your Hot-Weather Wedding

There are few things more uncomfortable than sitting through an outdoor wedding ceremony in the summer. We’ve all been there, and I’m sure you’ll agree […]

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Ask the Expert: Do We Need to Include Plus-Ones on Our Save-the-Dates?

Question: Our save-the-dates are ready to be mailed, but my fiancé and I haven’t decided which of our guests will be invited with plus-ones. Is it okay to wait to […]

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5 Expert Tips to Follow if You’re Considering the Surprise Travel Trend for Your Honeymoon

Just the other day we came across an interesting Harper’s Bazaar article about the surprise travel trend. With this new fangled concept, vacationers speak to a […]

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Follow These Wedding Dress-Shopping Tips For a Successful Bridal Appointment

After all these years of watching Say Yes to the Dress, you’re probably well aware of the many dos and don’ts of shopping for your wedding gown (for […]

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8 Tips That’ll Make Creating Your Seating Chart a Lot Less Stressful

Oh, the dreaded seating chart: It’s a Big Day necessity, for sure—but it also ranks pretty high on the list of the most frustrating and stressful wedding […]

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Study: More Women are Keeping Their Maiden Names After Marriage

According to a study conducted by The New York Times, the trend of women keeping their maiden names after marriage is currently on the rise. The concept […]

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Wedding Gift-Giving Etiquette

Over the years we’ve fielded tons of questions about wedding gifts, and so we’ve done our very best to fill the blog with plenty of advice on […]

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This Handy Infographic Shows You How Much Cash You Should Give as a Wedding Gift

If you’ve ever debated over how much money to give as a wedding gift (and let’s face it, every wedding guest has) the below infographic […]

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Newlyweds: Follow These 5 Tips for Getting Off on the Right Financial Track

We have called on Beth D’Andrea more than once here at PW, because with her experience as a financial counselor (through her Malvern-based firm, Plumtree […]

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Mindy Kaling on Being a Bridesmaid: “You’re Like a Slave, an Unpaid Slave, to the Wedding.”

Actress, New York Times bestselling author and all-around funny girl Mindy Kaling has been in her fair share of bridal parties—and she has plenty to […]

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Drinking at Someone Else’s Wedding

Let’s be honest: Nothing positive can come from being a sloppy wedding guest. No matter how you slice it, getting rip-roaring drunk at someone else’s […]

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Does Having a Fake Wedding Cake—and Serving Your Guests Sheet Cake Instead—Actually Save Money?

You may have heard about this little trick we have in the wedding industry where rather than having a real multi-tiered cake to serve to your guests, a fully […]