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Etiquette for After a Wedding

You're back from your honeymoon, but your tasks are not yet over

Essential Wedding Etiquette

Tips to keep your wedding plans on track

How Much Should one Spend on a Wedding Gift?

These basic tips will help you choose an appropriate wedding gift

What to Put on Wedding Announcements

Follow these tips to create perfectly worded announcements in a timely fashion

Proper Wedding Attire for a Saturday Night Wedding

A bolder look is appropriate, but keep it tasteful and fashionable

What to Wear to a Spring Wedding

Go with light and bright wedding attire for a spring day

Wedding Shower Hostess Gifts

Find the perfect gift for your shower hostess

Duties of the Maid of Honor

Learn more about how the maid of honor can support the bride

Wedding Invitation Etiquette

These simple rules will ensure your invitations are well received

Who Sits at the Head Table at a Wedding?

Solve the problem with these solutions

Wording Response Cards for a Wedding

Be clear and head off misunderstandings

Who Is Invited to the Bridal Shower?

Invite close friends and family to celebrate with the bride

Strut Your Stuff: Bridal March Etiquette

Walk down the aisle with style, grace, sass or whatever you prefer

What to Wear to a Muslim Wedding

Modesty in attire is prized at this type of celebration

Invitation Etiquette for Destination Weddings

Asking guests to take extra time and effort to attend your wedding necessitates a different approach

Etiquette for Bridal Shower Thank-You Notes

Thank guests properly by following these basic tips

Who's First? Who's Last? The Wedding Party Lineup

Keep your wedding procession orderly with these tips

About Wedding Program Etiquette

Provide an informational and proper ceremony program for your wedding guests

How to Choose Thank You Cards for Your Wedding

Consider Your Theme and Colors as You Show Your Gratitude

Canceling the Wedding: Best Practices

Follow proven protocols to tie up loose ends and prevent a financial fallout

Etiquette on Bridal Shower Gifts

Know the rules on giving and receiving gifts at a wedding shower

What to Wear to a Wedding Shower

Find the right outfit for a fun night

How Much Do You Pay a Minister for a Wedding?

Take into account the number of rehearsals too

How Much Do You Tip a Limousine Driver?

Don't assume your wedding limo driver gets the gratuity that's on your bill

Bridal Shower Gift Protocol

Times may have changed, but showers are still gift-giving occasions

When to Open Wedding Presents

Know what's appropriate when it comes to unwrapping your wedding gifts

Best Way to Sign, Seal and Deliver Wedding Invitations

Wedding invitations have their own special rules

Proper Attire for a Late Afternoon Wedding

A more formal look is often required

How Much Money Should be Spent for a Wedding Gift?

Gift giving is more art than science, but these tips should help you make the right choice

Planning Reminder:

Pile of wedding invitations

Write invitations

Figure out the exact wording of your wedding invitation. Will your parents be featured on the invite? Do you want to request the honor of your guests' presence? Your wedding invitation will set guest expectations for the day, so choose your words carefully.

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Wedding Glossary


A notation on an invitation indicating that a guest can bring a significant other or date.

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