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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 […]

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Here’s Why It’s Okay to Skip the Bouquet and Garter Toss

In this day and age, when there really are no rules when it comes to planning your ideal Big Day, it seems like more and more couples are doing […]

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8 Just-Married Couples Share the Tricky Ways They Saved Money On Their Wedding Day

We often think that some of the best wedding advice comes from couples whose weddings just happened. They’ve not only lived it—they’re not theorizing, the […]

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Wedding Stress Got You Down? Here’s What’s Really Bothering You and How to Deal With It

If you’re finding that planning this soiree isn’t giggles and daydreams all the time, we hear you. Follow this advice from local social worker, therapist […]

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6 Ways to De-Stress and Actually Get Some Sleep the Night Before Your Wedding

Between the excitement, nervous energy and endless list of wedding to-do’s running through your head, it may seem nearly impossible to get a good night’s […]

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Brides: Please Watch This Video Before Buying Your Wedding Dress Online

I heard this segment start yesterday morning on Good Morning America as I was brushing my teeth, and when I heard the first interviewed bride […]

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10 Simple Ways To Cut Wedding Costs & Stay Within Your Budget

Now that the average wedding comes with a $31,213 price tag, it’s not uncommon for couples to seek out ways to make their Big Day more affordable. […]

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From Philly’s Love Me Do Photography: 4 Tips for How to Get the Most Out of Your Engagement Session

We’ve been fans of the talented ladies over at Love Me Do Photography for quite a few years now, and have very much enjoyed both […]

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This Simple Trick Will Keep the Bottom of Your Dress From Getting Wrecked During Your Reception

Any woman who has ever worn a gown with even the slightest of trains will tell you how frustrating it is to have people constantly […]