Show You 8 Gorgeous Castle Venues Right Here in the US

Show You 8 Gorgeous Castle Venues Right Here in the US
Here are six stunning castles and sprawling estates right here in America you can book for your wedding. What’s the best way to feel like royalty on your wedding day? Book a castle—really! Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina A photo posted by Biltmore (@biltmoreestate) on Jul 21, 2016 at 9:07am PDT   With 250 rooms, ...

6 Things That No One Tells You About Your Honeymoon

6 Things That No One Tells You About Your Honeymoon
It will be incredibly special. Even if you swear all those clichés of couples cuddling at the airport or holding hands while checking into their hotel is so not you two, don’t be surprised if all of a sudden you find yourselves acting just like those other happy couples. You’re celebrating a very big, very ...

Actually Mother of the Groom Etiquette Questions Answered

Actually Mother of the Groom Etiquette Questions Answered
Here’s an etiquette roundup with the solutions you need to pull off your role perfectly. If you’re still hazy on separate bridal showers, the mother-son dance, the rehearsal dinner and other miscellaneous mother-of-the groom mysteries, don’t fret—you’re in the right place.   Can the groom’s parents host the engagement party? Anyone can host the engagement ...

How to Discuss Your Budget While Your Families Have Different Financial Backgrounds

How to Discuss Your Budget While Your Families Have Different Financial Backgrounds
Some may be able to afford to throw a lavish wedding with no expense spared, and others may just be able to give a small amount as a gift and the couple will have to figure out the rest. Some couples have divorced parents who can’t contribute equally (much less be in the same room ...

Give You 12 Ways to Turn a Big Wedding Into an Intimate Affair

Give You 12 Ways to Turn a Big Wedding Into an Intimate Affair
Just because you’re hosting a 350-person formal affair doesn’t mean your wedding can’t feel intimate too. The average number of guests couples have at their wedding is 139, according to The Knot 2015 Real Weddings Study. So if you find mingling at smaller gatherings stressful, a big wedding might feel pretty intimidating. And even if ...

After a Sibling’s Wedding, How to Deal With High Expectations

After a Sibling’s Wedding, How to Deal With High Expectations
After all, her sister Kate Middleton (that’s the Duchess of Cambridge to us common folk) went from a normal girl to next in line to be Queen of England with two simple words: “I will.” While likely still on a romantic high following her recent engagement to financier James Matthews, Pippa Middleton may feel like ...

Unique Wedding Gifts for the Couple That Has Everything

Unique Wedding Gifts for the Couple That Has Everything
Are your friends one of these couples? They may be financially lucky, they may have unusual tastes, or they may just have been living together for years – but the typical regirstry that fills a kitchen and home just isn’t going to cut it. Sick of wine glasses, linens, and the occasional board game? Plus, ...

Show You This Blogger Unknowingly Styled Her Own Proposal

Show You This Blogger Unknowingly Styled Her Own Proposal
The foodie had no idea that when she was planning a “photo shoot for Whole Foods,” she was actually setting the stage for an epic proposal. Cara Greenstein, creator of the Memphis, Tennessee–based food and lifestyle blog Caramelized, got the surprise of her life. Just before Memorial Day, Cara was asked to style a picnic ...

Wedding Guest Mishaps Guaranteed to Let You Cringe

Wedding Guest Mishaps Guaranteed to Let You Cringe
Here, we share some of our readers’ anecdotes about the many guest blunders they’ve witnessed, from the slightly disrespectful to the downright disastrous. Read them, laugh at them and never repeat them. It’s no spoiler alert to say that wedding guest fiascos happen everywhere, all the time.   The Women in White “I’ve seen women ...

Sharing How to Renew Your Wedding Vows

Sharing How to Renew Your Wedding Vows
How Soon Can You Renew? A reaffirmation can take place anytime after your actual wedding—from the next day to 30 years later. But you don’t want to renew too soon or too often, unless you’ve eloped and want to make your vows public. Otherwise, you should reserve the occasion for milestone years, like 10 or ...