Planning & Budget

Tips for Decorating Your Wedding Reception

Even if the way we hold and populate events is changing, the way we decorate them remains as creative and effective as ever. This, of course, includes weddings. Whether you’re holding off on your wedding until further notice or you’re holding a small, personal reception with social distancing, how you decorate the event is very […]

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Here’s Everything You Need to Know about Postponing Your Wedding

Wedding season is upon us, but as COVID-19 continues to alter life around the globe, things aren’t going off without a hitch as usual for soon-to-be-wed couples. If you’re one many spring, summer, or even fall brides or grooms mulling over the idea of postponing your wedding, here’s everything need to know about moving your […]

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From Finalizing the Budget To Overspending on Flowers, Here Are 50 Wedding Planning Do’s and Don’ts

There are so many steps involved in planning a wedding. From choosing the perfect date to finding a venue that can host the ceremony that you’ve long been dreaming about, and perfecting your centerpieces, wedding planning can a very involved process. For couples that are just starting out on their journey of putting their big day together, […]

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Couples owe $3.7B for canceled or delayed weddings due to COVID-19

No amount of wedding planning could have prepared engaged couples for the COVID-19 pandemic this year. Research from Loanry.com, an online organization dedicated to “simplifying” complex financial situations, shows that 11 percent of couples planning to get married — or 225,000 couples — are paying back loans for weddings that have not happened this year. Read […]

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How to Create and Manage a Wedding Budget Spreadsheet

There’s no way around it: weddings are an expensive undertaking with many moving parts. How do you keep track of everything you’re spending and make sure you don’t go too far? That’s where your wedding budget spreadsheet comes in. While setting up your spreadsheet in an organized manner (more on that in a moment) can […]

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42 Destination Wedding Invitations From Real Couples Who Wed Around the World

There’s no better way to get guests excited about your destination wedding than with your invitations, which always set the tone for the big day. Your wedding locale is a bevy of inspiration when it comes to designing destination wedding invitations. Include a hand-painted watercolor illustration of your chateau venue, a blind-embossed map of the […]

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20 Creative Ways to Pull Off a Halloween-Inspired Wedding

When it comes to taking a theme and running with it, you’ll find that at the top of our list of favorite ways to celebrate. If your big day falls near October 31st, there’s endless opportunity for a holiday theme that doesn’t involve a black-and-orange color scheme or painted pumpkins. We know what you’re thinking, […]

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