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Wedding Etiquette: Help! Color Confusion

Q: I picked my wedding colors a few months ago thinking we were going to have a summer wedding, but our venue changed and now we’ll be pushing our date to April 2014 (boo!)… so I really want to change my colors, but my girls already bought their dresses!  It’s my day and I think I’ll
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Wording Dilemma: Listing the Parents

My fiancé’s parents, who aren’t financially contributing to our ceremony or reception, want their names listed on our wedding invitation along with the names of my parents. My own parents, however, prefer very traditional wording and don’t think his parents should be listed. I don’t know how to please everyone!  –Finley from CA Pleasing everyone may be
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Wedding Etiquette: Saying “Thank You”

We are considering having our thank you notes pre-printed with a wedding photo and a general thank-you to everyone. We would love to avoid writing hundreds of thank-you’s! Is this proper etiquette?  Also, how much time do we have to send them out after our wedding? — Jill in AZ While using a pre-printed thank
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Wedding Etiquette: To Give or Not to Give – The “Plus One”

We are trying to keep our guest list on the small side, but it’s getting tricky! Do we have to give our single friends a “plus one”? What is the proper etiquette for inviting significant others? What if a guest RSVP’s with a date anyway?      -Addie from MD Whittling down your guest list
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Weekly Rally: Rustic summer, shoes and gifts!

A summer wedding inspiration board, gift giving etiquette, and wedding shoe trends are all on the blog this week.  In case you missed a day, here’s a quick re-cap: Mismatched table settings, natural fabrics, and mason jars create the perfect look for a rustic summer wedding. The temperatures are already warming up and summer will be here
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Wedding Etiquette: The Art of Gift Giving

A good friend gave me a very generous gift when I got married.  Now it’s her turn and I’m afraid that I just can’t afford to give her the same amount! How much is typically spent on a wedding gift? Am I required to give her a shower gift and a wedding gift? I need
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Wording Dilemma: Child of Divorce

My parents are divorced. Neither are remarried and they are both hosting my upcoming wedding. They still share the same last name and are worried that our guests will be confused. I’m a little lost! What is the proper way to word my invitation? – Heather from NJ We understand your dilemma. The times they
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