Wedding Party

The Wedding Day: Kinds of Gifts for the Bridal Party

It is customary for the bride and groom to get the bridal party some sort of bridal party gift to thank them for being a part of the ceremony and helping celebrate the big day.  The gifts do not have to be outrageous or expensive; something simple and heartfelt will suffice. For the bridesmaids, you can
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Budget: Everyday Etiquette – Bridesmaids & Expenses

Question: Who pays for the bridesmaids dresses? Tammy The Everyday Etiquette Answer: Dear Tammy, Traditionally, the bridesmaids and maid/matron of honor pay for their dresses. With this in mind, being considerate of their budgets is very important. If you find a dress you really love and it is expensive, maybe you can help pay for
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Budget: 10 Areas to Save Money on Your Wedding

Every bride has dreamed of the fairy tale wedding since she was able to walk around in mom’s high heels. Most of us never think about how much that magical day is really going to cost. If the budget is a little tighter than you imagined, there are ways to make it to the ball
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Wedding Party: Ideas for Bachelor Parties

Not all bachelor parties are built the same. The bachelor party is a great night for the groom to have with his friends to blow off some of the stress of the wedding. The traditional nights out at bars and clubs are still good ideas for the right groom and groomsmen. Here is a list
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Wedding Party: Bride’s Maid Survival Kit

We’ve talked before about making survival kits for your mother. But, this time we’ve decided to give you information on kits for your maids. Typically you will buy small gifts for those whom have helped you during the wedding planning process, your attendees included. So why not make something you know they will use? From
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Wedding Party: The Duties of a Groomsman

At first glance it may not seem that groomsmen have too much to do.  The best man tends to plan the bachelor party and the groomsman just coughs up a little cash and shows up right? Well, looks are deceiving. There is plenty for a good groomsman to add to their to do list.  Here
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The Wedding Day: Mismatched Bridesmaids Dresses

For years we’ve been trained to have all the bridesmaids match exactly. From there dress cut and color, to the jewelry and the shoes. But over the past decade or so, bride’s are saying goodbye to the overly matched bridesmaids and welcoming a mismatch style. There are several different ways to incorporate the non-matching yet
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Planning: Bridal Party Choice

Selecting your wedding support group at first glance seems like an easy enough decision as you sit back and daydream about your closest friends gathered with you at the altar draped in Vera Wang from head to toe all smiles. But, reality will eventually come in to play and when that happens there are a
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