Asking for Cash Instead of Gifts

How to Ask for Money Instead of Wedding Gifts

When it comes to weddings, it is traditional for most guests to end up bringing wedding gifts. Your guests love you and want to show you how much they care about you. They want to make your day as special as possible by bringing wedding gifts you really want or need. Because gifts are not required, you might be wondering why you should create a wedding registry. Creating a wedding […]

Backyard Wedding dinner

Wedding Etiquette of Rehearsal Dinner

Who Pays for the Dinner? As more and more couples decide to either pay for their own wedding expenses or to share them amongst their respective families, the part of rehearsal dinner wedding etiquette that governs who pays is now less obvious. In the past, tradition dictated that the groom’s parents paid, as a way of showing that the groom’s mother—as well as the bride’s—was knowledgeable about entertaining. But, in […]

Project managing your mother-in-law

Mothers-in-Law and Daughters-in-Law: Rules of the Game

The relationship between mother-in-law and daughter-in-law is just like any other family relationship. These two people have to spend some time learning how to get along, but it is not always going to be easy. The mother-in-law and daughter-in-law are going to have battles about good c, proper jokes and how to raise a healthy family. The best thing for both women to do is come to a middle ground […]

Gifts Ideas For Wedding Guests

How to Ask for Money Instead of Wedding Gifts

When it comes to weddings, it is traditional for most guests to end up bringing wedding gifts. Your guests love you and want to show you how much they care about you. They want to make your day as special as possible by bringing wedding gifts you really want or need. Because gifts are not required, you might be wondering why you should create a wedding registry. Creating a wedding […]

Engagement party etiquette tips

To Gift or Not to Gift to an Engagement Party?

When love is the air and a happy couple has announced they are getting married, it’s traditional to have an engagement party. When it comes to engagement party etiquette, the trend has moved towards bringing a gift. It’s is usually nothing extravagant, something small or sentimental. There may be a happy couple that wants to remain old school and keep the engagement gift giving to a minimum. When it comes […]

Vintage Wedding Hair Styles

What Wedding Hair Style of Bride Will the Bride Choose? Vintage!

The highly anticipated Baz Luhrmann’s, Great Gatsby has brought vintage wedding hair style back to the forefront. He hits the big screen causing you to fall in love with vintage style all over again. Feel like a part of the older traditional iconic Hollywood with a vintage look. The most popular hair style of bride to achieve a subtle vintage Wedding Hair Style of bride look is through soft waves […]

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Some “Dos” and “Don’ts” of Wedding Etiquette for Guests

Even if you are attending a wedding as a wedding guest, there are still rules for wedding etiquette for guest. As an individual who has covered weddings from multiple viewpoints, including a wedding guests, I offer this advice regarding wedding guest etiquette and wedding inspiration. RSVP on Time While most couples provide a large window to reply, wedding etiquette dictates that you be should placed on the guest list as […]