Wedding Planning & Advice
We make wedding planning easy with our comprehensive guide. Find and book wedding vendors, manage your wedding budget and timeline, and get tips, hacks, and planning advice from the best experts.
Save-the-Date Basics: When to Send Them, Who Gets Them, and More
Everything you need to know about announcing your wedding in advance.AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
Thoughts Men Have During Wedding Planning—Revealed
Emotions you never knew existed!
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The First 10 Things You Need to Do Right After You Get Engaged
Brides Tell All: The Hardest Part About Wedding PlanningWhen your friends are telling you how fun it is to try on wedding dresses and primp and plan, they're telling the truth. But they're likely keeping one big secret—planning can be stressful! We asked brides to keep it real and tell us what the most challenging part of planning was for them. Here's what they had to say.
20 Questions That Make Planning a Wedding So. Much. Easier.Let your answers guide you through the planning process, from deciding on a venue to choosing a unique wedding favor.
Your Ultimate Wedding-Planning TimelineReady, set, go! Our no-nonsense guide will help you learn how to plan your wedding like a pro.
17 Most Common Wedding-Planning Mistakes Couples Make
The 20 Most Common Questions About Wedding Planning—Answered!Wedding pros weigh in on first looks, breaking the "rules," and more
11 Things You Should Know Before You Plan Your WeddingWe asked some of our favorite wedding pros to reveal what they wish they could tell their brides and grooms.
10 Last-Minute Wedding-Planning To-DosCross these items off your wedding checklist in the final countdown to the big day.
21 Questions You Need to Ask Your Wedding PlannerGet to know your pro—and how she works—before signing on the dotted line.
How to Plan a Wedding in 9 MonthsDon’t panic! Planning a wedding in less than a year is possible, thanks to these tips from Alison Events.
64 Top Wedding PlannersGet recommendations, by region, for the best event designers and coordinators around.
9 Wedding-Planning Hacks to Use Right After You Get EngagedYou're engaged! But before you dive head first into wedding planning, check out these wedding-planning hacks that will save you money up front—and a headache later.
10 Things No One Tells You About Wedding PlanningPost
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.Post
10 Things We Learned About Real Housewives of New York City's LuAnn de Lesseps's Upcoming Wedding
Find out what kind of an event the Countess is planning!Post
DIY Cutout Seating Chart
Perfect for the modern, fun-loving couple, this lift-and-look seating chart is as appealing visually as it is in its playful execution.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
Nicole Johnson Reveals the Surprising Wedding Detail Michael Phelps Actually Cares About
Plus, the one thing you won't see at their big day.Post
Anna Camp Dishes on Wedding Plans to "Pitch Perfect" Co-Star Skylar Astin!
She's even got her wedding dress picked out!Gallery
24 Wedding-Planning Secrets That Only Pros Know
Our editors and industry insiders share their best day-of tips and tricks.Gallery
13 Dreamy Garden Wedding Ideas
Whimsical and romantic garden inspiration for your spring or summer wedding.Gallery
11 Unique Ways to Customize Your Wedding
As customized hashtags and cocktails pop up at more and more weddings, experts share unique and innovative ways to personalize your big day.Post
8 Things You Must Do on Your Wedding Day
Your absolute must-have list.Gallery
The Ultimate Wedding Flowers Checklist
From your bouquet to your reception centerpieces, this is every single flower you'll need for your big day.Post
Wedding Music Checklist
Get in tune with what it takes to have a music-filled wedding day.Post
Wedding Venue Checklist
A list of every question you need to ask the manager of any wedding venue you may be considering for your big day.Post
The Ultimate Wedding Cake Checklist
There's more to the confectionary than "buttercream or fondant?"Post
The Ultimate Destination Wedding Checklist
Going away for your I dos? Don't forget anything!AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
A Wedding-Planning Checklist for the Groom
There's stuff for him to do too!Gallery
Everything You Could Possibly Need for a Wedding Reception
We've thought of it all so you don't have to. Consider this your ultimate wedding reception checklist.