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Being invited to a wedding is an exciting feeling, but then comes the anxiety of buying the perfect gift. If you are the type of person that rarely goes to weddings unless it is immediate family or good friends then you probably are on the fence of what is considered “acceptable” as a gift. The main thing to remember is that you were invited to their wedding! You are being treated like a true guest of honor because lets be honest it is not cheap to host an event! The budget should only come in to play if you really Read More →

Wedding Tales Thursday: Lisa and Matt Matt proposed to Lisa in an exceptionally romantic way, every Thursday EngagementRingGurus.Com will be accepting stories about anything wedding related! If you have a story to share about a funny honeymoon, wedding ceremony, proposal, engagement, etc. We want to hear about it! Just send us an email to Rlj455@gmail.com for the chance to get published! Here is Matt and Lisa’s story. The day started out as an “FSU/UF party”. Family and friends all came over decked out in their FSU gear and ready to watch the game. Matt was on his way to Jensen, Read More →

Sometimes making a wedding more crafty doesn’t necessarily have to do with saving money, it can also be a great way to let the guests become more connected with you on a personal level! Leaving a little bit of yourself in the wedding ceremony and reception is a great way to let guests see how much hard work and detail you put into your wedding! Making place cards out of wire! This is a tricky and grueling task! If you are having a small guest list you should wire everyone’s names and place them according to where they are sitting. Read More →

6 Ways to Make Your Wedding More Affordable Everyone knows that a wedding is one of the most important moments in a couple’s life. The day comes as it goes and breaking the bank for this event can have a tremendous impact after the vows are exchanged. Here are some ways to cut down the prices without completely destroying your wedding ideas and plans! Get Married Outside of Town. If you book a venue that is only 30 minutes away from a big city  you can potentially save thousands of dollars. If you think about it everyone wants to have Read More →

Engagement Ring Etiquette after Breakup Engagement ring etiquette can be confusing after a break-up. Normally when a couple breaks up they return the most memorable things to get the significant other out of their head. But what do you do when it is a costly item you can easily pawn off to make some extra cash? Do you pawn it? Is it yours to keep? Do you return it? Usually after an engagement is called off the right things to do is listen to your ex to see if he wants the ring back. Sometimes this can be a hard Read More →

Singer Brandy Norwood is officially off the market. The oh-so-cute couple, Brandy and Ryan Press, are ready to take the plunge. They are so excited and have been posting pictures from their Hawaiian vacation over the holidays on Instagram. Brandy looks amazing in these photos, of course! The couple announced that they got together originally New Year’s Eve 2011. So, what exactly do we know about this Ryan Press guy? Well, he’s 32 years old (Brandy is 33) and he’s a music executive, which is pretty cool. According to Brandy, Ryan has restored her faith in men. She stated, “I Read More →

Even if you see yourself as a truly traditional bride, there’s still probably at least one wedding ceremony upgrade in this list that you would consider. 10 Old-School Wedding Rules You Can Ditch Your wedding dress should be white. Your dress can still be white or ivory, but don’t be afraid to add a little bit of color with a sash, cardigan, pair of shoes or piece of jewelry. If you’re really feeling brave, you may even consider a champagne, blush or nude dress – these are huge right now, enhancing your ensemble with an understated uniqueness. You have to Read More →

Did you know that December is the most popular month to get engaged? Maybe its just the mistletoe, but proposing during the holidays has caught on big. Here are 4 trends to take into account when considering a holiday engagement. Holiday Engagement Trends A quarter of all women think the proposal is more important than the wedding. The man probably won’t be planning too much of the ceremony so this is a good time for him to make his mark on the marriage. 50 percent of women would rather the money be spent on the ring and not the proposal. Read More →

Source: wp.me via Raymond on Pinterest It’s your wedding day, so it would be practically sinful to not look your best as you walk down the aisle and when you stand at the altar across from your groom. To make sure you look absolutely stunning throughout the entire ceremony, you’ll want to follow these rules. The… The 10 Commandments of Bridal Beauty You Shall Not Over-Accessorize. Don’t just pile on the bling and accessories. Choose just one piece such as earrings or a vintage birdcage veil to make your look simple and elegant. You Shall Play Up Your Best Feature. Read More →

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 →