Tag Archives: Bride

Don’t procrastinate when it comes to planning a bridal shower. Always stay 10 steps ahead and be prepared for anything and everything. Here are a few tips to help you get started from our writers… Bridal Shower Planning 101 1.      Have a Bridal Shower Party Plan. Unless you’re planning a surprise, go ahead and ask the bride what kind of bridal shower she wants. You want to make sure you’re meeting her needs and wants, not planning something that only you will enjoy. 2.      Determine a Budget. Even if not all the bridesmaids plan on making the party, everyone should Read More →

  Source: engagementringgurus.com via EverDream on Pinterest Now, you most likely aren’t going to need to use this list for your wedding. But just in case you’re one of the lucky few to host a wedding that’s so great that a stranger wants to join you, here is… How to Spot a Wedding Crasher He’s dancing with Your Nana. In the Crasher’s mind, if he’s dancing with an elderly person, chances are they won’t have the best memory and will assume she’s related to him somehow.   His story is always changing. If he’s talking to someone from the groom‘s Read More →

  Here the one about the guests at former Newcastle United star Danny Guthrie’s wedding? Well, he got sloshed and ended up punching the bride! Seriously! Look it up. So it’s no wonder why there are etiquette rules in place for guest to follow at a wedding. Most of the “rules” go along with attending a wedding, and frankly, it’s hard to say which ones are fact and which are fiction. We are here to help you decipher the difference before you show up on the happy couple’s wedding day. So… if you have a wedding to attend and you are literally sweating Read More →

Wedding Guest Etiquette 6 Sure Fire Ways a Guest Can Ruin Your Day The day have finally arrived for you to marry the love of your life, so of course your wedding will go off without a hitch, right? Not necessarily. We’ve all heard the horror stories of disruptive, rude, clueless guests – here are some things you need to watch out for. Speak Up During the Ceremony Nobody wants to hear “Are you sure?” or “Don’t do it!” during your wedding ceremony. But, believe it or not, people actually do voice their opinion at the wrong times. Guests should Read More →

Wedding Planning – Grooms! Don’t just focus on your bachelor party! Men – yes, you popped the question, but the hard work doesn’t end there. Don’t leave your bride to all the dirty work – you should chip in and give her a hand! Here’s what you can do to help. 1. Have an Opinion Help with the planning. You don’t need to help with flower bouquets or anything, but insert your opinion on some of the major things. What food would you like? Do you want a band or a DJ? It’s your wedding, too, so you may want Read More →

Diamonds have been the stone of choice in an engagement ring for centuries; however, the trend is beginning to be amended with creative and often less costly alternatives to diamonds. Before we go any farther, it is our position that you can NEVER go wrong with a diamond engagement ring. But maybe you are more of a creative risk taker? OK, then… read on in this special addition to our usual themes, and learn about Birthstone Engagement Rings! Designing an engagement ring with a birthstone setting is becoming increasingly popular as a way to personalize the ring. A birthstone can be used in Read More →

Planning A Wedding 5 Wedding Day Details You Can’t Forget Source: engagementringgurus.com via EverDream on Pinterest Alright, all of the big parts of the wedding are covered – you’ve got your groom, the cake and the dress, wedding bands for him and her. Don’t forget to check off the little things that are often times overlooked, though. Even the tiniest details can take your wedding from beautiful and memorable, to a flop. 1. Directions The last thing you want is your guests getting lost on the way to the ceremony. Give them a map and directions so that they know Read More →

From Raymondleejewelers.net/blog:   5 CREATIVE WAYS TO ASK YOUR BRIDESMAIDS You’ve been asked. You said yes! Now it’s your turn to pop the question. Much like a party invitation, the way you invite your girls to be your maids can set the tone for your bridal party. Make them say yes to the dress with one of these 5 creative ways to ask your bridesmaids to be in your wedding. The Bridesmaid Survival Kit Source: raymondleejewelers.net via Craig on Pinterest via www.lipglossandheels.com Visit your local craft store and pick out a cute box or bag.  Inside put all the essentials Read More →