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31 Creative Wedding Bar Ideas Your Guests Will Love [+Printable Drink Recipes]
The wedding bar is one of the most frequented spots at any reception, so why not make it an area to remember? The wedding bar is one of the most frequented spots at any reception, so why not make it an area to remember? The bar is arguably one of the most frequented...
New Jersey wedding venues prepare for increased indoor capacity
by Ashley Johnson
We are excited to host unforgettable events! People who postponed their initial plans can finally set a new date.
Favorite Wedding Songs of All Time
To give you some inspiration while you’re making your musical selects for your big day, wedding planners shared, in their view, the best wedding song of all time. Check it now!
Biggest Wedding Gift Questions, Answered
Here are five of the most common wedding registry questions, with the etiquette and advice to make this process pain-free—and even fun!
How to Shop Virtually for Your Wedding Dress and Other Attire
While quarantines are still in effect, wedding dress salons and special occasion boutiques have worked out temporary solutions to help couples navigate how to properly shop for attire amid COVID-19.
The Best Wedding Dresses from the First Virtual Bridal Fashion Week
From the minimal to the downright party-ready the dresses that came down this season’s virtual Bridal Fashion Week runways.
Romantic Ways to Propose At Home
If you were planning a proposal outside of the house this Spring, your elaborate plans are probably foiled. So, in light of the present situation, get inspired by some of the most romantic and creative ways to propose at home.
5 Ways to Make Your Wedding Color Palette Work for Any Season
If you made the decision to postpone your wedding and need some tips to repurpose the color palette you first fell in love with, to a totally different season than you had originally planned, read this.
How to Use Quarantine to Your Wedding-Planning Advantage
If you’re stuck at a home for a while, you can make a big dent in your wedding planning checklist. Here’s how.
Three Beautiful, Unexpected Ways to Work Dried Flowers Into Your Wedding
These dried flower ideas are perfect for every step to, and on, your wedding day.
These 2020 Groom & Groomsmen Trends Are Super Dapper
The hottest 2020 groom wedding attire trends just for you. Check them out and see which look best suits your style for the big day.
The Prettiest Wedding Table Number Ideas from Real Weddings
By putting some thought into your table numbers, you can turn a sometimes-small detail into a standout décor element.
25 Signature Cocktails to Serve at Your Wedding
With clever names and seasonal flavors, these cocktail recipes might just be the personal touch you have been looking for.
10 Questions to Ask Before Booking Your DJ
Hard-earned real bride advice along the way, so you know how to spot the best vendor for your needs.
10 Wedding Altar Decorations Ideas to Create a Beautiful Space at the End of the Aisle
Inspirations for your destination at the end of the aisle.
Bride Entrance Songs For an Epic Walk Down the Aisle
Trying to choose your ceremony music? Check out these bride entrance songs that will set the tone for this special moment.
Save-the-Date Ideas for Every Wedding Style
Spread the word about your upcoming nuptials with these save-the-date ideas for every wedding style.
The Top Wedding Cake Trends for 2020
Looking for the perfect wedding cake design for your 2020 wedding? We've rounded up the trendiest styles to give you some serious dessert inspiration. The most delicious part of any wedding has to be the cake. While you may have a few ideas about what you want yours...
The Best 2020 First Dance Songs to Kick Off Your Reception Right
The 2020 first dance songs come from a variety of genres—you’re sure to find one to suit your style and personality.
7 Honeymoon Trends for 2020 and Where to Experience Them
On the hunt for a spot of honeymoon inspiration? These amazing honeymoon trends will leave you wanting to book flights immediately…
25 Bridesmaids Who Killed the Fashion Game With Unique Bridesmaid Dresses
If you’re in need of ideas to dress your besties on the big day, read it for some serious bridal party goals.
Fun, Unique and Creative Engagement Photo Ideas to Steal
Want your engagement photos to feel like “you”? These unexpected ideas are all the inspiration you need.
Wedding trends you’ll see everywhere in 2020
Read on and get inspired for your unique moment!
Raise a Glass to 8 Wedding Cocktail Trends for 2020
Whether you’re looking to think outside the box or embrace the standby classics, these are the biggest wedding cocktail trends for 2020, according to the experts.
These Creative Gifts and Gestures Are the Best Ways to Say ‘I Love You’
Some of these Valentine’s Day ideas won’t cost you a thing, but will mean the world to your S.O.
The Mansion on Main Street Named Winner in 2020 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards®
An accolade representing the top wedding professionals across the board in quality, service, responsiveness, and professionalism reviewed by couples on WeddingWire.
Wedding Dress Timeline: Monthly To-Dos to Perfect Your Bridal Look
Chances are, you’ve been dreaming of your wedding gown for as long as you can remember. If you want to make sure reality lives up to your dreams, it’s important to start planning and shopping for your wedding dress early on.
10 Less Traveled Destinations You Probably Didn’t Know Existed
With the dramatic increase in global travel, seasoned travelers are searching for less traveled destinations to visit…
These 2020 Wedding Ceremony Songs Will Update Your “I Dos”
Music adds personality to any wedding ceremony. If you’re looking to add a modern touch to your “I dos,” check out these top wedding ceremony songs for 2020.
11 Beautiful Vows From Couples Who Wrote Their Own
If you need inspiration writing your own or you’re just in the mood for a good cry, read.
Wedding Menu Ideas By Season
Choosing a seasonal wedding menu gives you the opportunity to play with unique flavors and unexpected food and drink ideas. Read on for wedding menu ideas by season.
TRENDY OR TIMELESS? CHOOSING A WEDDING DRESS YOU’LL LOVE FOREVER!
Here are a few tips to help you choose a dress that you’ll always love.
Baby it’s cold outside: where to honeymoon in winter
Honeymoon destinations that are wonderful places to escape – or make the most of – the northern hemisphere’s coldest months.
11 Ways to Keep Your Dance Floor Packed All Night Long
No one wants an empty dance floor at their reception. Here’s how to start the party — and keep it going strong.
25 Adorable Love Song Lyrics to Inspire Your Wedding Vows
Looking for a creativity booster to help you pen the perfect vows, love letter or wedding toast? Why not take inspiration from love song lyrics by a few of your favourite musicians.
Fun Winter Foods You’ll Love
Here are some mouthwatering options to inspire you create a winter menu for your wedding, rehearsal dinner or bridal shower.
Where to Honeymoon If You Love Winter
Your honeymoon is the first trip you’ll take as newlyweds and it should be just as memorable as your vows. Wintry destinations can be just as romantic, offering exclusive and unforgettable experiences. Here some tips for you!
Top 10 Best Romantic Songs for Proposal
If you’re ready to get down on one knee and ask your loved one to be with you forever, music can really help to set the mood. Here’s our pick of the best proposal songs that will guarantee you a ‘yes’ on the day.
Wedding Planning Tasks That Are OK to Tackle Before You Get Engaged
Even if there isn’t yet a ring on your finger, engaging in some pre-engagement wedding planning is actually totally okay.
Signature Cocktails to Warm Up Your Winter Wedding
Choose one or two of these delicious drinks for your reception, and your guests will be refilling their glasses all night long.
Colorful Fall Wedding Centerpiece Ideas
When setting the table for a fall wedding, you have plenty of options in terms of colors and styles. Take these creative ideas and color palettes as your starting point, and then customize away for your style.
The Ultimate Couples’ Travel Bucket List
Must-do adventures for your couples’ travel bucket list
How to Create the Perfect Rehearsal Dinner Playlist
The right music sets the tone for this pre-wedding event.
SOME WAYS TO BEAT PRE-WEDDING STRESS EVERY BRIDE SHOULD KNOW
Most brides-to-be have the occasional flurry of tears while planning the biggest event of their lives, but if you’re feeling a little too frayed around the edges then follow some top tips to looking after your mental health.
Winter Wedding Cake Flavor Ideas
For your celebration on cold days, try one of these cake flavors!
Eco-Friendly Tips & Tricks For Wedding Invitations
There are lots of little things you also can do which are positive for the environment, starting by choosing an eco-friendly wedding invite.
27 of the best places for new couples to visit
There are some places in the world which can be even more spectacular when experienced as a couple. Get inspired!
Upbeat Last Dance Wedding Songs
Want to wrap up your reception on a rousing upswing? Here are fantastic suggestions.
Short Love Stories That Will Make Your Heart Explode
These short love stories are ten words or less, but jam-packed with emotional meaning but can inspire you.
Bridal Shower Game Ideas That Will Ensure Guests Have a Blast
Keep your guests laughing with a bevy of silly and sweet games before the bride’s big day
Honeymoon Planning: Tips to Create the Trip of a Lifetime
Everything you need to know about how to plan a honeymoon.
Wedding Party Entrance Songs to Get the Party Started
Have your wedding party make a grand entrance with our list of 50 wedding party entrance songs. Although your wedding ceremony will be a big moment for you and your partner, the reception is what most of your guests are looking forward to. You can serve delicious food...
Real-Life Love Stories
Happily married couples look back on how their relationships began. (See, warm, funny love stories don’t happen only in the movies.)
Couples You Should Follow on Instagram for Major Honeymoon Inspiration
Use their gorgeous Instagram grids as a jumping off point to choose where you and your fiancé will go on your first trip as newlyweds.
15 Unique Wedding Cake Flavors that Go Far Beyond Vanilla
To inspire you: From pink champagne to peanut butter cup, discover 15 wedding cake flavors that are truly one-of-a-kind.
25 First Dance Songs
When it comes to wedding planning choosing a first dance song can be extremely frustrating - with som many songs out there it can become overwhelming. If you do not already have your song picked out here are, in particular order, the DJ Mark's 25 favorite dance songs:...
Meet the Wedding Hair Accessory Trends That’ll Be Everywhere in 2020
If your date is set for next year, listen up brides! These new wedding hair accessory trends are just the place to start when it comes to choosing your wedding hairstyle for the big day.
Real Wedding Vow Examples to Inspire Your Own
Find funny, timeless and heartfelt vow inspiration from real couples who penned their own.
The 10 Hottest Honeymoon Destinations for 2020
Ready to take the adventure of a lifetime? Check out the best honeymoon destinations 2020 couples will love.
How to Create a Signature Cocktail for Wedding Showers or Weddings
Today’s host(ess)es are focused on creating unique, customized experiences for their guests.
6 Tips for Hiring a Wedding DJ
Your wedding entertainment is one way you can make sure your guests have a blast. It can also be another way of adding your own personal touch to the event. Your wedding is a party, after all! You want to make it a kick-ass party that your guests won’t soon forget....
WEDDING POEMS FOR MODERN COUPLES
The big day is here: months of planning, stressing, and spending money have reached their end in the form of one very high stakes, very magical day. After all of the energy and hype, the rushing and choosing and organizing, your next moment of stillness will likely...
Romantic Vacation Ideas That Will Leave the Two of You Mesmerized
Thinking of taking your sweetheart on a trip to remember? You won’t go wrong with either of these romantic vacation ideas.
The Top 10 Wedding Catering Trends
Want your reception to be unforgettable? Here’s a little secret: It’s all about the food.
by The Knot
Vintage Wedding Songs for Your Big Day
As if planning a vintage wedding isn’t enough stress as it is, finding the perfect vintage wedding songs also poses a great challenges especially if you and your significant other are big music fans. But don’t fret, vintage brides. We have the best songs from days...
How To Write Wedding Vows Step By Step
Wedding vows serve as an intimate moment during the ceremony where the couple expresses their love, promise and commitment to one another. We’ve probably all been to weddings where the couple promises to have and to hold from this day forward although, these days,...
10 Most Romantic Honeymoon Resorts in the U.S.
These super romantic hotels can be found in the some of the best honeymoon destinations in the U.S. Weddings usually already cost an exorbitant amount, so, when considering where you want to go to celebrate yours, you might as well make sure you're getting your...
Top Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Cake
After your dress, venue and flowers, your choice of wedding cake is going to be a focal point, especially at the wedding reception, so it deserves more than just a fleeting thought; there are going to be lots of photographs of you posing with it, cutting it and...
Top Bridal Trends for 2020 Weddings
These Are the Top Bridal Trends for 2020 Weddings From bold color to unique necklines, these are the looks to love for next year's nuptials. By Carrie Goldberg and Heather Hall Aug 26, 2019 Courtesy Last year's trends for the aisle were all inspired by the drama and...
7 Couples Who Met on Bumble Share Their App-to-IRL Love Stories
It’s easy to see why dating apps have quickly become the preferred mode of meeting new people for a certain generation. Finding dates from your couch? Seriously, it’s the best. And yes, they do work. Just ask these seven couples, who each found the love of their lives...
Illustration by Victoria Borges Google the word “honeymoon,” and the top three questions people ask are: “Which country is best for a honeymoon?” “What is the best place to honeymoon?” and “How much should you spend on your honeymoon?” And while putting in some search...