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Get inspired by articles on wedding style, design, and creative details. From real weddings to our editors’ suggestions, find your imagination kindled with bright ideas and beautiful images to inspire your own big day.

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Your Step-By-Step Guide to Creating a Wedding Bouquet

Whether you want to personalize your own bridal bouquet or are looking for a fun activity to do with your bridal party, creating your own DIY wedding bouquet is a fun way to add a unique touch to your wedding. Walking down the aisle will feel so much more special holding something that you and your wedding party created together. If you aren’t a floral expert, don’t worry! With our step-by-step guide and floral arranging tips, you can create the incredible bouquet of your dreams. Tips to keep in mind: Seasonality: When selecting flowers, keep the season of your wedding Read More

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How to Make a Mimosa Bar that Brings Your Event to the Next Level

Getting ready to plan your next wedding celebration or looking for an excuse to get friends and family together to celebrate your engagement? Our DIY mimosa bar is exactly what you need to take your brunch to the next level and create a fun experience for the entire party. Not only is our seven-step guide to making the perfect mimosa bar easy, but it lets guests join in on the fun and make their own drinks—leaving you to enjoy the party along with them. We’ve created four drink recipes for you as well as a step-by-step guide to make the Read More

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5 Signature Drink Ideas for Charleston Weddings

When you picture your Charleston wedding, you might envision moss-draped Live Oaks and wrought iron gates. Maybe you think of the sea breeze in your hair and sand between your toes on Charleston’s lovely beaches. Or perhaps the colorful facades of the old Rainbow Row homes are what come to mind. Whatever scenario plays out on your wedding day, we’re sure cocktails will be a part of it. The Holy City’s drinking culture stretches back to pre-Prohibition era, making a signature drink or two practically a necessity for Charleston couples. Since the South has a rich history with spirited libations, choosing a signature Read More

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How To Throw A Royal Wedding Party, Part Three: Games and Activities

Pay attention, people: the royal wedding happens in THREE DAYS. The countdown to the lavish proceedings, as well as this how-to series on royal wedding party planning, is drawing to a close. In the final days until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say “I do” in front of bajillions of TV viewers, the anticipation surrounding the still-unknown elements grows: what will Meghan’s gown look like? Which famous celebrities will be there? What time exactly will the proceedings begin so I can set my alarm and sleep to the last possible minute? But even if you’re just now tuning in to Read More

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How To Throw a Royal Wedding Party, Part Two: Food and Drink

Welcome back, royal wedding enthusiasts! Now that you have transformed your home into a little slice of London and properly decorated for your royal wedding viewing party, it’s time to focus on the most delicious part of entertaining: eating and drinking. Since this an early morning party (7am is actually a reasonable start time), not to mention a British party, there is zero question that tea will be involved. And what goes better with tea than scones, clotted cream, and a few other traditional English treats? Below, we’ve gathered all the suggestions you need for how to beautifully display and Read More

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How To Throw a Royal Wedding Party, Part One: Decorations

In just a few short days, the world will be glued to their televisions to watch American actress Meghan Markle ascend the throne (no joke) from basic celebrity to astronomical superstar when she weds Prince Harry. A royal wedding doesn’t come along very often, but when it does, it’s a BIG. DEAL. So big, in fact, that many Americans will be waking up super early (we’re talking TV coverage beginning at 4 a.m.) this Saturday, May 19th to take in every minute of OTT pomp and circumstance that characterizes this ultimate fairytale wedding day. If it seems as though everyone Read More

83 Free Printable Wedding Photo Booth Props

Looking for a fun and inexpensive way to liven up your wedding? Make your wedding unforgettable with our free printable wedding photo booth props. Photo booths are a unique, interactive, and budget-friendly way to bring guests together and create memories that will last a lifetime. With 11 different themes and 83 unique designs to choose from, you are sure to find something for everyone. From festive masquerade masks to pretty princess tiaras, your guests will love dressing up and taking silly photos together. These photo booth props will not only be a popular addition to your wedding, but are also Read More

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The Top 10 Most Comfortable Wedding Shoes

What you want to be thinking on your wedding day: “Wow, gathering all of my favorite people in one place to celebrate the eternal love between me and my partner is pretty magical.” What you don’t want to be thinking on your wedding day: “Holy #$%!, my feet hurt so bad from these shoes. I cannot wait to sit down and I may never walk again.” Having comfortable wedding shoes is super important, not only for your physical well-being, but for your mental health as well. There are so many other, much more crucial details to be thinking about on Read More

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Define Your Design: Classic Romantic Weddings On A Budget

If you’ve seen “Father of the Bride” more times than you can count, my guess is that you have spent at least some time (or perhaps too many hours to admit) daydreaming about your wedding day…the clothes, the florals, the perfect sunset silhouetting your wedding vows. If you are a romantic sort, your fantasies might include piles of lush peonies, warm shades of pinks, peaches, and creams, and those effortlessly elegant details that make your guests feel like they are in the hands of a very gracious host at an intimate dinner party. If any of this rings true, then you are Read More

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8 Types of Wedding Bouquets Defined

Until quite recently we didn’t realize the varieties of wedding bouquets out there, which made us think you might not either. Who knew there were so many different kind of wedding bouquets, all with their own names and characteristics? Your bouquet helps convey the style of your wedding—and no matter what style that might be, there is a type of bouquet that’s perfect for you. Do you have an affinity for glitz and glamour, or a natural-minimalist sort of vibe? To assist in your search for the perfect petals for your upcoming wedding, we’re naming the most popular wedding bouquets, detailing their characteristics, Read More