Wedding Toast Tips: Do’s and Don’ts

Giving a toast at a wedding is an honor, which should never be taken lightly. When you are asked to give a toast, you should start preparing at least a week in advance and follow several dos and don’ts, which will ensure that it is a toast enjoyed by everyone at the wedding.

The first thing that you should do is thank everyone for putting the event together. A wedding a Martha’s Vineyard is a dream come true, so commenting on how beautiful the event is will be appreciated by everyone. [...]

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Secondhand Wedding Gowns: Hit or Miss?

When you dreamed of your fantasy bridal gown, you probably were not thinking of using your mother’s symbolic 80s dress with poofy sleeves and a dropped waist. However, in the right situation secondhand wedding gowns can be lovely additions to weddings.

Sentimental Value

If you have access to a dress that has sentimental value, you may want to wear it. For example, if the dress is from your deceased grandmother or your mother just came down with an illness, you may want [...]

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How to Save Money on Your Honeymoon

After spending thousands of dollars on a wedding, it may be difficult to afford an expensive honeymoon. Fortunately, there are several ways to save on this romantic vacation.

Stay in the States

While romantic destinations abroad may seem like a fantasy honeymoon, they can be quite expensive with large flight costs and the need to acquire passports. Staying in the states can help you save big money. Even better, pick a location that does not require a flight, such as a spot that you can [...]

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10 Tips for Choosing a Venue on a Budget

Tour wedding venue is an extremely critical aspect of your big day. It is also likely the most expensive item on your budget. Here are some tips to help you select a venue on a budget.

Stay Local

If you travel far away, you will have to pay more for your travel costs.

Head Out

Sometimes it may be best to travel a little distance to save money. For example, Boston weddings might be much more expensive [...]

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Am I Invited to Your Wedding: Handling Awkward Questions

You have made all of the decisions to have the perfect wedding. You decided on a date. You sent out save the dates. You sent out invitations. But now, you are approached by a co-worker or acquaintance about whether he or she is invited to your wedding. You don’t want to say “no,” but that’s the truth. Here’s how to handle this type of awkward question.

Describe the Wedding

Tell the omitted guest that your wedding will be a small, intimate gathering [...]

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The Wedding Guest Dress Code for Your Big Day

As the bride or groom, you already know what you are going to wear for your big day. However, you want the guests to dress in a certain style, and you are not quite sure how to tell them. Well, the best way is to put it on the invitation and the wedding website so that everyone is sure to know.

You should also be careful with how you word it. Some guests are insulted if they are told they must wear [...]

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