Wedding Etiquette & Advice
Who does what, when, and how? Our wedding etiquette tips cover behavior, attire, hosting, and guests, plus pre-wedding (invitations), post-wedding (thank-you notes), and everything (ceremony and reception) in between. We're answering all of your most common wedding planning questions.
What to Know If You Want to Propose to Your Boyfriend
You like to do things your way, so you're going to ask him the big Q.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
How to Deal When the Mother of the Bride & Maid of Honor Don't Get Along
Why can't the two women you love most in the world play nice?
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The Etiquette of Engagement PartiesHere's what you should know about planning a get-together to celebrate a couple's new relationship status.
Who Pays for What for the Wedding?Get the traditional rules for who pays for the wedding details.
The Etiquette of Wedding Rehearsal DinnersFrom picking a location to deciding upon the guest list, here are our tips for planning a rehearsal dinner.
7 Wedding Invitation Etiquette Tips
Your Bridesmaid and Groomsmen Etiquette Questions AnsweredIn response to your submissions, advice for easily navigating this step of your wedding-planning process.
Your Mother-of-the-Bride (and Groom!) Questions, Answered!Post
What to Do When Your Parents Aren't Big Fans of Your Fiancé
He's not writing any love songs about them either.Post
Save-the-Date Basics: When to Send Them, Who Gets Them, and More
Everything you need to know about announcing your wedding in advance.Post
Louise Roe Schools Us in English Wedding Etiquette
The fashion blogger and bride-to-be reveals how she's incorporating some British traditions into her own big day.Gallery
9 Ways to Make Your Proposal PopCreating the ultimate proposal can be overwhelming no matter how grand or intimate. Regardless of what you decide to do, experts share their tips on how to make sure your proposal feels special in its own way.Gallery
Wedding Insiders Share the 9 Biggest Save-the-Date Faux PasA few of the wedding industry's best, share the biggest save-the-date mistakes couples often make.Post
The Hilarious Typo That Made This Wedding RSVP Card Go Viral
Plus, how to avoid it on your own invites!Post
Is It EVER Okay to Un-Invite a Wedding Guest?
Plus, how to handle the difficult situation.Gallery
24 Wedding-Planning Secrets That Only Pros Know
Our editors and industry insiders share their best day-of tips and tricks.Post
How to Deal with Uninvited Plus-Ones in 3 Simple Steps
No excuses. Play like a hostess.Post
The (Annoying) Types of Guests You'll Meet at Every Wedding
Disclaimer: You don't want to make this list!Post
The Ultimate Mother-of-the-Bride Checklist
A step-by-step guide for the other important lady of the day.Post
6 Ways You're Annoying Your Bridesmaids (and Ruining Your Friendships)
In other words: how to not be a bridezilla.Post
The 5 Stages of Cutting Your Wedding-Guest List
It's one of the most grueling wedding-planning tasks.Post
10 Crazy Marriage Laws You Have to Read to Believe
No region is safe from these ridiculous rules.Post
5 Mistakes That All Bridesmaids Make
Prevent these mishaps and your role will be easy-breezy.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
Nia Vardalos's Dos and Don'ts for Throwing a "Big Fat Greek Wedding" of Your Own!
The writer and star of the highest-grossing romantic comedy ever and its new sequel, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, shares details about her own big day, gives her top tips, and reveals what wedding traditions she loves—and the ones she doesn't.Post
The Ultimate Guide to Decoding Wedding Dress Codes
A guest's guide to what to wear to a wedding.