If you are a MOH (maid of honor) or bride who is planning a bachelorette party in the month of October, we have some fall-tastic ideas for you! There are so many more ideas that you can go with than your typical Las Vegas kind of party. Here are some that we love: Continue reading "#AskTheBridesmaid – Bachelorette Parties Perfect for October" »
If you've seen 27 Dresses, then you probably remember when the brides, in the beginning, tell Jane, "Aren't these dresses great? And the best thing is you can shorten it and wear it again." The dresses they are referring to are Jane's bridesmaid dresses. Jane knew this, of course, because she had 27 bridesmaid dresses sitting in her closet. Each dress she had only worn once. As a bridesmaid you may be spending, on average, $150 on you dress. This quite a chunk of change. Depending on what your bride wants you to do, you may get not get the option to choose your dress. However, if you do, we have some great styles that will allow you to wear that dress again and not worry about shortening it or adjusting it!
You and your fiancé may be formulating your guest list when the topic of whether or not you should invite your exes to the wedding comes up. Now, these are some rough waters to get through, but we have come up with a few tips on how to know which exes are given the green light to come to the wedding and which ones you should really forget about. Continue reading "#FromTheGroom – The Ex Guest List" »
Earlier this month we told you August was the month for the romantics, and thankfully August 2018 has not disappointed the romantics! With the recent release of Crazy Rich Asians and To All the Boys I've Loved Before, rom-com lovers have been buzzing with love for these movies. If you haven't seen these two wonderful movies, it's an absolute must- especially if you are about to plan your wedding. You will definitely want to see Crazy Rich Asians for some major inspo. However, we all know you may not have the 40 million dollar budget (you read that correctly: FORTY MILLION!) that Araminta Lee has in this wedding. So we are going to give you some tips on how to plan your crazy rich wedding on a budget! Continue reading "Plan Your Rom-Com Dream Wedding: Crazy Rich Asians" »
As the bride, you have leaned on your bridesmaids to help you get through different obstacles to get to the big day. Some have helped plan the bridal shower, the bachelorette party, the lingerie shower, etc. Some have calmed your nerves during stressful times, during planning, meeting with family members, and so much more. Some have even been there to help you plan the wedding. Whatever the case may be, your bridesmaids have been your support system. So, it only makes sense that you thank them in a way that shows your appreciation.
Now, depending on your budget, you can get them somthing extravagant or something more practical. No matter which way you go, you want to keep in mind the personality of each bridesmaid. Continue reading "#AskTheBridesmaid – Bridesmaids' Thank You Gifts" »
There are so many choices when it comes to the wedding cake. Do you want chocolate, strawberry, traditional wedding cake, etc. flavoring? What kind of icing should go on the cake? What about the style of the cake? Should it have two layers or three; or should it be a flat cake? The options are limitless and honestly can be daunting. You might even think, "Why not let my fiancé make those decisions?" You're just going to eat it in the end, and as long as it tastes good, that's all that matters. But, there is one cake that you really do need to care about. That cake is your groom's cake. This is where you get to show a bit of your personality.
Being asked to be the MOH (Maid of Honor) is a great honor that comes with a lot of responsibility. When you are the MOH, you must wear many hats to help make the wedding planning and wedding day run smoothly. So, before you feel too overwhelmed, we are here to give you an idea of what your duties are and how to navigate all the pressures of the big day! Continue reading "Official Guide: Maid of Honor Duties" »
Some people may think that it's only the bride that has to worry about what she's going to wear to the wedding. However, that's not the case. What the groom is going to wear is just as important. If you are lost as to what you should wear for your big day, we have ten great tips to guide you on your search! Continue reading "10 Tips on What to Wear to Your Wedding" »
Your best friend is engaged, and she just made the best bridesmaid proposal for you! You've accepted, and now you're looking forward to the big day where you will get to support your friend, but this is your first time being a bridesmaid. Do you really know what you're doing? No worries! We've got some beginner tips that will help you navigate all the events leading up to the big day. Continue reading "8 Top Tips for Being the Best Bridesmaid" »
They have the planning down for the ceremony, but there's still the reception that needs to be planned for. This is the perfect place for you to help out! It's the best place for you to add your flair to the whole event. What is one way that you can add some of your taste as well as show how much you love who you're marrying? Booking the band or DJ! Continue reading "#FromTheGroom – How You Can Help Plan the Reception" »