Traditions

Inspiration: Jingle Bell Send-Off for Christmas Weddings

Wedding bouquet with seasonal accents

With snow blanketing the terrain and mistletoe hung in the doorway, the holiday season is one of the most romantic times of the year. While many couples shoot for a late spring or early summer wedding date to ensure good weather, there are so many benefits of having a white winter wedding. There is a
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Traditions: Wedding Traditions to Skip

bride throws the bouquet to unmarried girls Wedding Traditions.

Although weddings have been around for centuries, the traditions associated with them have shifted over time. While some traditions are more important to some people, it is common for couples to choose which ones they want to utilize in their own wedding and eschew some they consider outdated or which do not fit who they
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Traditions: 5 Wedding Myths You Can Put to Rest

With so many rules surrounding weddings, it can be hard to sort the truth from the myths. Just making sure you have everything you need for your big day is hard enough, so let’s take some of the most common wedding myths and discuss where they came from, and why you should ignore them, so
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Reception: 9 Unique Ideas for Your Wedding Guestbook

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Too often, a wedding guestbook gets packed away shortly after the wedding, never allowing us to fully appreciate what people had to say to us on our special day. Fortunately, there are ways for your guestbook to serve as a record of your wedding guests , as well as something you can display in your home
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Traditions: Wedding Rules You’re Allowed to Break

While weddings are full of customs and rules, modern brides are taking a new approach to their weddings. Now, more than ever, couples are incorporating individual aspects into their ceremony and reception. Thankfully, a lot of old-school rules are now viewed as optional, and brides don’t feel the pressure they once did to follow each
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Wedding Etiquette: Wedding Invitation Do’s & Don’ts

Your custom wedding invitation is the first introduction to your wedding’s personal style and what they can expect to see on your big day. Once you’ve chosen your colors, paper, font, printing option (we can’t get enough of these elegant thermography wedding invitations) you’re only half way finished. It’s easy to get tied up with
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Wedding Etiquette: How to Word Wedding Invitations

Planning your wedding can be stressful but most of all, it should be fun! It’s easy to get wrapped up in the smaller details, booking venues and working through budgets, etc., so we’ve put together some wedding invitation etiquette tips to help you enjoy the wedding planning process. First things first; who is hosting? The answer to that question
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The Bride: Sweets for the Sweet

Here is an ideal and fun way for any bride to convey her affection for her attendants. Spend an afternoon with “just the girls” and let them know how much you appreciate their participation in your wedding plans. In the early twentieth century a different type of party gained popularity — it was called the
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Traditions: Writing Your Own Wedding Vows

May Suggest Custom Wedding Invitations Too Choosing to personalize your wedding vows by writing some or all of what will be spoken can be extremely important and meaningful—certainly more important than the cake you choose, the dress you will wear, the photographer you select or any of the other decisions you will have to make
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