Category Archives: The Wedding

It is time for the moment you have planned out since you were a child, the wedding. To people that have previously planned a wedding you know the amount of stress and time you have to dedicate to this event. It isn’t just reciting nuptials to some people. This is like a second job for most women. Finding out the venue and guest list. Deciding if you are going to add DIY touches, etc. can drive a person insane. We want to share stories about the wedding for all of you to use as inspiration for your upcoming wedding! We also have recipes that you can make to add a personal touch to the reception. This category will also give you cute ideas such as throwing flowers opposed to rice when the newly weds make their way out of the ceremony! If you are lost at all or question anything about your wedding we would highly recommend reading a few posts from us!

You just got engaged, congratulations! If your stressing over the wedding plans and money already, there is no need to worry. Walking down the aisle doesn’t mean you have to go walking into debt. Experts have determined that weddings that are planned together and spend less on the big day seem to have a longer and happier marriage. The tough part is determining on where you want to splurge and where you ought to save. We have gathered our best advise on where we think you should bust out the Benjamin’s and other areas where you can skimp out on. Read More →

Ever wondered why we continue to support silly wedding traditions due to superstitions? Surprisingly there are many traditions that we participate in unknowingly due to superstitions that have evolved over time. A lot of these old customs have stemmed from stories from ancient tales from Roman times. Although some traditions are so old, they cant be traced back. Many of these superstitions are related to culture and beliefs based on the past weddings, most, if not all, are practiced to ensure a lasting marriage, good health and prosperity. For the most part, these traditions or superstitions are fun to be Read More →

Every women deserves there dream wedding, surrounded by lavish flowers, family, friends and lost of cake. However when it comes down to the actually planning and budgeting for your big day, those dreams of an elegant wedding can soon seem out of reach. Don’t worry though ladies with proper preparation you have still have your dream wedding and save some money in the process. Preparing a budget and sticking with it can be harder then expected and can bring along with it a lot of stress, but before you go breaking your bank, we have gathered the best do it Read More →

Everyone tells you from the time your 5 years old that your wedding day will be the happiest time of your life, however not everyone tells you that your day will most likely be filled with stress and problems that will arise. You can read every bridal magazine, wedding blog, or article, and question every single one of your married girlfriends in hopes of finding how to properly plan your big day, but all that advise still wont prepare you for every OMG moment that may come up. We have put together some problems that may arise on your big Read More →

Celebrating your love year after year has been an age old tradition dating back to Adam and Eve times, however its the milestone anniversaries that calls for some real celebrating. Use this time to really show your man how much you love him with a gift that puts a new spin on old traditions. If you were to Google “Milestone Anniversary Gifts” a list of rather vague materials pop up for traditional anniversary gifts. Although this can not be exactly what you had in mind when the traditional gift reads “Tin”, however you can turn this traditional gift into an Read More →

Many young girls dream of their wedding day to be so over the top amazing that you almost forget all the planning that goes into it. A lot of couples don’t anticipate all the work that goes into planning a wedding. From the first moment you get engaged it becomes a race against the clock to get everything just perfect for the big day. In many cases the wedding planning can unravel and become bigger then expected, especially when it comes to your budget. If you and your soon to be hubby are hitting some major road blocks during the Read More →

Its wedding season, and it feels like everyone and their grandmothers are getting married except for you. In many cases depending on the person, this can land you smack dab in the middle of the wedding party all thanks to the bridesmaid betrothal. Its alright, no need to panic, we have gathered together the best of the worst parts aboubt being a bridesmaid, and to avoid complete bridal meltdown. 1. The Dress… The Bridesmaids dress has been known to look like a hideous dress that you will most likely never wear again, don’t worry they usually aren’t as bad as Read More →

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue! This age old tradition comes from an ancient English rhyme “Something Olde, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, A Sixpence in your Shoe”. It is referring to the five objects that the bride incorporates into her wedding attire on the big day for good luck. Although many participate in the age old tradition, they are just little gifts of love from your mother, sister, or other loved ones that will be given to you at the last minute!  Something old represents the continuous path that has lead to this point; something new Read More →

  New year, new wedding season! What will you do with your special day to separate yours apart from the rest? Well we have the perfect tips for you to make your day STAND out from all the other weddings this season! No need to get stressed, from Bridesmaids gowns to guest party favors we’ve got you covered! The Dress… The perfect wedding dress is something every girl has dreamed about since birth. Instead of going with traditional “white” dress, women are beginning to mix it up with pastels, ivory and lace. Make your dress the talk of the year Read More →

New York Fashion Week Stunning Wedding Dresses You won’t believe what was exposed at New York Fashion Week this year! Only the most stunning designer wedding dresses of the year! We couldn’t keep our eyes of these beauties. From Oscar de la Renta to BCBG Max Azria.  1. Badgley Mischka: The first dress is a stunning Badgley Mischka gold and white dress. The gold accents are really unique and different. We also love the different layers of the skirt. It isn’t one uniform style the whole way down. The neckline is elegant, not too showy. 2. Monique Lhulliar: This is Read More →