Ceremony & Vows

50 Questions to Ask Wedding DJs and Bands

Every wedding day has a soundtrack of its own—from the walk down the aisle to the first dance, the bouquet toss to your final farewell, music helps set the tone for the entire day … which is why your DJ or band has such an important role. To help you better vet the candidates, we’ve compiled this master list of questions to ask […]

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So This Is Where the Flower Girl Tradition Comes From…

In Catalyst Wedding Co. editor Liz Susong’s weekly column devoted to the feminist bride, she dives headfirst into the crazy history behind common wedding traditions we may take for granted. Liz investigates here. “Scattering rose petals down the aisle and looking angelic in a long white satin dress,” my aunt fondly reminisces about my very first wedding […]

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Wedding Vows: Tips for Writing Them, Expert Says “Stay Away From Inside Jokes”

Many couples are opting to write their own marriage vows this wedding season. Founder of Love Notery, Kristen Rocco, who also teaches vow-writing, says when a couples script their own, it gives them the opportunity to speak straight from the heart: (Rocco) “The wedding vow exchange is actually the most important part of the wedding […]

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