| Nov 7, 2011
| 11:59 AM
Turns out not every bride wants to look dreamy and frothy like a cupcake on her wedding day.
While strapless gowns, princess ball gowns and an abundance of material were on display during the past spring and fall bridal runway shows, some designers threw...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Surprised to find yourself fawning over tiaras after watching Duchess Catherine don a classy crown for her I Do's?
"Popular culture has been obsessed with royal weddings lately, so I'm sure that some of that pageantry and rich tradition will influence...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 9:58 AM
With stars turning up at awards shows in dresses from their favorite designers’ bridal collections and brides-to-be scanning Golden Globe and Oscar pre-shows for gown inspiration, it’s getting harder to determine where the red carpet ends...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Someone just asked you to be in their bridal party, and you just want to say no because of the expense and/or time involved, you feel like you don’t know the asker well enough, or you simply can’t stand the idea of doing it for the 27th time....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Having to bow out of being a wedding attendant after you already agreed to do it is never ideal. The etiquette pros from The Emily Post Institute say that backing out for any other reason than a serious economic, health or family crisis, is a "risky move....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Pros: “The weather!” says Christina Friedrichsen, author of “Intimate Weddings: Planning a Small Wedding that Fits Your Budget and Style” (North Light Books, 2004). “If you’ve got your heart set on an outdoor...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 7:36 AM
For bride looking to jump-start their wedding look, orange is in for 2012.
Pantone, the global color authority recently selected Tangerine Tango as its Color of the Year for 2012. The color is said to provide an energy boost that allows us to refresh and...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Bodice fit isn’t the only factor to consider when deciding on a ball-gown silhouette. Brides accustomed to wearing body-hugging long dresses to black tie events may find a super-sized gown requires learning to maneuver in new ways.
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:33 AM
To rent or to buy? That is the question. For both groom and groomsmen, rented formalwear tends to be characterized as “style-challenged” at best, while purchasing a suit or tuxedo can be pricey and impractical (when will you wear a tux again?)...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:18 AM
OK fella’s, so you’ve asked her to marry you and she said “Yes!”, now what?
First off, you need to call Mom and tell her that you’re engaged. Remember, Mom changed your diaper and she was there before your facebook page,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:16 AM
Often thought of as a niche southern tradition, the groom’s cake has become increasingly popular everywhere – Prince William even chose an elegantly decorated but unconventional biscuit cake for 2011’s royal wedding.