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Taking a slight break from engagement rings today to discuss diamond eternity bands vs. non-eternity diamond bands. Normally, when it comes to choosing the rings for your big day, engagement ring is the first that comes to mind. By that point you’ve gathered engagement ring photos for your own inspiration, but what about your wedding band? There are two types of diamond wedding bands: eternity wedding band vs non-eternity wedding band. Well what does eternity band even mean technically, right?  A wedding band is considered to be an eternity band because it has a continuous line of diamonds that wraps Read More →

Would you dare to say your “I do’s” on the scariest night of the year? Some of you may not even consider having their wedding on Halloween, but there are those of you who wouldn’t flinch at the idea. While many girls dream of a beautiful spring wedding with white roses and pretty pastels, there are plenty of less-traditional brides out there who would prefer a darker and spookier ceremony. For those brides-to-be, October is the perfect time to tie the knot. Surprisingly Halloween is a popular date to tie the knot. It isn’t for the faint hearted but for Read More →

Have you ever attended a wedding where someones child fell asleep during the vows, or even worse made a scene during the ceremony? There are those rare cases in which a child can create mayhem due to missing his nap earlier that day. Most weddings the bride will choose to have a niece, nephew, cousin or family friend participate in the wedding party as a flower girl or even ring barer. However they may be adorable, not all brides will choose to include them in there special day. There are many modern day weddings in which the bride and groom Read More →

Wedding rings are one of the most widely recognized symbol of love around the world. They are precious pieces of jewelry that are worn by couples all around the world to symbolize the love and life long commitment to one another. When it comes to weddings, there are certain traditions and rituals that are followed during a wedding ceremony prior to the ring exchange. From walking down the isle, to champagne showers while getting ready, the traditions are countless. However one of the most celebrated tradition is that of the wedding ring, the ring is almost always placed on the Read More →

Wedding traditions have been passed down from generation to generation, and in some cases have been altered to fit in with the times. However the ancient wedding tradition of the bride sporting a white wedding gown has forever remained the same. Of coarse there are always those women who want to break tradition and wear a colored wedding dress instead of white, but shockingly its only around 4%-5% of brides who choose to do so. So for the rest of the brides who choose to go the traditional route and rock the white wedding gown, here is a little history Read More →

In most cases, gratuity will be calculated in your contracts. But for other vendors, tipping is not an obligation, but is welcomed and highly recommended. The rules of wedding etiquette are constantly changing, which makes it difficult for modern brides, grooms and guests to find today’s proper way to go about tipping the hired help. In many cases tips are included in the contract. However with a few exceptions, it’s not required to tip your vendors, although many couples may choose to  add gratuity after the event, with the amount depending on their performance. But how much is enough? Our Read More →

When it comes to engagement ring shopping, we all know how frustrating and difficult it can be. Whether you are shopping for your future fiancé, or are one of the many brides to be who are involved in the buying process. Ether way whatever the engagement ring may be, it is a symbol of your loving relationship that will continue to grow in the years to come. If you are like one of the many women who love antique jewelry, then a vintage style engagement ring may just be the perfect fit for you. The focus will be on all Read More →

There is no real recipe on how to buy the perfect engagement ring, and to be honest there is little advice out there on the topic. Most of the time when you research “engagement ring purchase advice” will spit out amateur answers on how to spot a fake diamond or how to save your pennies. And in some unfortunate cases, you may end up spending way too much money on something that she ends up hating. To avoid all of these horrible scenarios  at all costs, its best that you follow this road map for tips to buying the right Read More →

What could possibly be more beautiful then to celebrate your wedding day on the sunny beaches of the tropic isles or in the most romantic city on earth. The possibilities are endless when it comes to choosing your perfect wedding destination. Its also a great idea to have your wedding and your honeymoon thrown into one trip. While the idea of a magical weekend abroad may seem ideal, no one really tells you the trials and tribulations that come along with planning a destination wedding. We have put together some of the roadblocks you may come across and how to Read More →

While most weddings hold an elegant and yet beautiful aroma about them, filled with love and adornment from family and friends, many are quickly clouded when it comes to hearing the wedding toast. Whether the toast is short and sweet, or is dragged out way beyond its expired date, be prepared to shrug it off afterwords, cause in all honesty when it comes to most wedding toasts, usually someone ends up mortified. From awkward to offensive we have seen some of the worst wedding toasts around. So if you should ever be asked to give a toast at a wedding Read More →