Monthly Archives: April 2014

Beauty: Bridal Beauty DOs and DON’Ts

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Every soon-to-be bride is concerned about the way her wedding photos will turn out.  While having a bad hair day can easily be fixed with a touch of hairspray, other problems can be avoided if preventative measures are taken.  Here we have some beauty DOs and DON’Ts that can jump-start your way to a healthy
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Advice: How to Nail Your Speech 101

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What an honor to be giving a speech!  It’s understandable to be a little nervous.  Speaking in front of an audience can be daunting.  Whether you’re speaking at wedding reception, shower, or rehearsal dinner, no need to fret!  Here are some useful ways to help you prepare a tasteful toast by keeping it short and
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Budget: Wedding Costs for Bridesmaids

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Are you a bridesmaid at a wedding and wondering how much you will need to spend? Having trouble figuring out what the proper wedding etiquette is on dishing out the dough?  Here are some guidelines about who pays for what in regards to a wedding. Photo Credit: Top Bride Dresses Paying for bridesmaids dresses: It
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Advice: To Elope or Not To Elope

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A marriage between two people symbolizes their bond and everlasting love for one another.  While some couples choose to celebrate their marriage by throwing an extravagant wedding, others might choose to partake in a more simple and intimate ceremony.  In that case, eloping could be a great option. By eloping, a couple marries secretly and
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Budget: Money-Saving Tips for Your Wedding

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Financing your wedding can be a very stressful issue for soon-to-be newlyweds.  But did you know that there are countless ways to save and cut down on your wedding costs?  Here are some helpful tips that you can’t afford to forget while planning for your wedding. Choose a venue that can host both the wedding
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The Groom: Groomsmen DOs and DON’Ts

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Whether you’re the groom’s good friend or a relative, your main duty is to be a constant support system for your buddy leading up to his wedding.  This can be a very stressful time, and as a groomsman, your attitude and positivity can make all the difference.  Plus, by being such a caring, awesome guy
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Advice: Advice on Gift Purchasing

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Following the acceptance of a wedding invitation, you now have to worry about … gifts!  What kinds of gifts are appropriate and to which occasions should you bring them?  Here is some advice on gifting to the bride and groom. You should expect to buy about three gifts. These gifts are for the bridal shower,
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The Bride: Maid of Honor Responsibilities

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The bride chooses her Maid of Honor because she is her most beloved friend or sister. The name Maid of Honor is given to the primary bridesmaid, if the woman is unmarried.  She may also be called the Chief Bridesmaid, or Matron of Honor if she is married.  A bride could also have a Junior
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Advice: Wedding Gowns that Flatter Your Figure

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The biggest mistake a bride can make is not staying true to her own personal style.  This is especially true when it comes to finding her perfect wedding gown.   While you may want to follow the latest fashion trends, feeling beautiful and comfortable is crucial on your wedding day.  Sometimes the key to the right
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