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What’s Inside the Latest Issue of Philadelphia Wedding

The Winter/Spring 2021 issue of Philadelphia Wedding magazine is now on stands, and it’s chock-full of tips, tricks and inspiration for Philly’s newly engaged folks, […]

Johnson's Locust Hall Farm wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Real Talk: We Couldn’t Decide on Our Last Name, So We Let Our Wedding Guests Vote on the Big Day

When it came time to decide on their new last name, brides-to-be Kristen Berger and Kristi Kaneyuki didn’t know which one to go with. Berger? […]

Sugar Realm
Philadelphia Wedding

24 Philadelphia-Area Wedding Cake Bakers to Sweeten Up Your Big Day

When it comes to wedding prep, one of the sweetest choices you get to make is about your cake. Do you want a towering buttercream […]

Philadelphia wedding after-party
Philadelphia Wedding

Real Talk: We Put a Down Payment on a House Instead of Spending on a Big Wedding

When it came time to tie the knot, East Passyunk couple Adriana Adelé Akintobi and Shane Christopher O’Halloran took what was, for them, a practical approach. They wanted […]

adventure wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Real Talk: We Traded a Big Wedding for a 15-Day Adventure Elopement on Vancouver Island

Northern Liberties couple Keenan Corrigan and Matt Leonard knew they wanted to get married, but they didn’t want to have a “wedding,” so to speak. […]

Morris Arboretum proposal
Philadelphia Wedding

This Morris Arboretum Proposal Began With a Stylish Photo Shoot

We might be in the midst of the pandemic, but sweet love stories keep rolling in to bring a smile to our faces and remind […]

bridal makeup mask
Philadelphia Wedding

21 Philadelphia-Area Bridal Hair and Makeup Pros You Need to Know

We all want to put our freshest faces (and most stylish locks) forward on our wedding days, right? These Philadelphia-area bridal hair and makeup pros […]

coronavirus-marriage-license
Philadelphia Wedding

Here’s How to Get Your Marriage License During Philly’s Yellow Phase

With Philadelphia in the yellow phase as of June 5, the Register of Wills is beginning to resume in-person marriage services — if you make […]

caravan wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

A Drive-By Caravan Honored a Couple’s Original Wedding Date, and Their Reaction Was Everything

Amazing moments of community continue to come out of the Philadelphia wedding world during the pandemic — like when a bride’s mother and Kate Boyle […]

backyard ceremony
Philadelphia Wedding

Coronavirus Wedding Diaries: We Went From a Wedding at The Lucy to a Backyard Elopement

For Fairmount couple Deepika Subbiah, 26, and Mike Cicoria, 30, their April 18th wedding date was nonnegotiable. The approach, however, was: move forward with a […]

coronavirus wedding giveaway
Philadelphia Wedding

Coronavirus Front Line Workers Could Win a Wedding Package From Four Philly Vendors

Magic happens when communities come together to support one another. Nowhere is this more evident than the Philadelphia wedding industry in the wake of coronavirus. […]

Married by Rev. Roxy
Philadelphia Wedding

9 Wonderful Philly-Area Officiants for Your Wedding Day

Personalization remains a major factor among Philadelphia couples who seek to outfit their wedding with nods to their heritage, relationship and favorite things. Whether it’s […]

Airbnb wedding
Philadelphia Wedding

Coronavirus Wedding Diaries: We Planned Our Airbnb Wedding in Two Days

Center City duo Audrey Westerman, 31, and David DeJoseph, 32, were set to be wed March 21st at the Radisson in Scranton, with 140 of […]

Virtual engagement
Philadelphia Wedding

What It’s Like to Do a FaceTime Engagement Shoot

I have to admit, I often struggle with the digital world: Sometimes the technology is so mind-boggling that I can’t quite grasp it. But the […]

Virtual bridal shower
Philadelphia Wedding

What It’s Like to Have a Virtual Bridal Shower During Coronavirus

If the coronavirus outbreak has taught us anything, it is how to use technology to share special moments with those we love, even when they […]