Posts tagged "wedding survival guide"

Girl Talk: I’m Embracing My Single Status This Wedding Season

When the invitation to my college roommate’s wedding arrived, the envelope read “and Guest.” My heart sped up. I’ve fantasized about having a plus one to introduce to my friend…

Megan Gillin-Schwartz | April 20, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Do Or Don’t: Cheeseboard Wedding Cakes

I was browsing a cheese-themed Pinterest page the other day when I happened upon an intriguing trend: the cheeseboard wedding cake. It seems that some brides are opting for an…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 16, 2012 - 3:40 pm

The Diamond Myth: How Diamonds Became A Girl’s Best Friend

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, which makes us think of romance, relationships and engagements — and the sparkly glare of a diamond engagement ring. Yes, diamonds are pretty, precious, and these…

Julie Gerstein | February 9, 2012 - 11:00 am

Girl Talk: On Bridal Underwear

There were a lot of things I knew I’d have to think about when we decided to get married. I don’t just mean the lofty “What is marriage for?” questions.

Kate Sheppard | February 7, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Hitched: Wedding Porn Burnout

Yes, your wedding was adorable. Look at your adorable mason jar center pieces! And your adorable balloons and/or adorable take on adorable flower alternatives! And your adorable color palette! And…

Andrea Grimes | December 13, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Hitched: Wedding Planning Is The Worst

I started having emotional breakdowns about a month into wedding planning. Sweaty palms, heart racing, knees weak, teary eyes, total immobilization. I would find myself staring at a web page…

Andrea Grimes | November 18, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: Maybe I’m Not Bridesmaid Material

“So, this is awkward,” said the email from my friend, the bride. “But I’ve decided to keep my bridesmaids to just really close friends.”

She had three bridesmaids.

Kate Fridkis | November 15, 2011 - 12:00 pm

10 Reasons Why It’s Better To Be A Bride In Black

Kim Kardashian’s divorce – after she donned three $25,000 white Vera Wang wedding gowns (at the wedding and on the covers of People and Us Weekly) –might explain why the famous designer announced a new line of

Susan Shapiro | November 11, 2011 - 11:00 am

Infographic: What Your Bridesmaids’ Dress Color Says About You

Kim Kardashian is getting hitched this weekend, and her family isn’t telling us too much about how things we’ll be going down. Mom Kris Jenner tells us that Kim is…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 18, 2011 - 12:00 pm

The Wedding Dos And Don’ts That You Can’t Get Married Without

One thing I learned before I got married is that nobody loves to talk about weddings more than women who just got married. They’ll grab on to any socially acceptable…

Claire Zulkey | May 29, 2011 - 1:00 pm

A Father/Daughter Wedding Dance On Another Level

Brooke Lavin apparently had a very luxe wedding. Complete with a choreographed wedding dance with her pops, Bill, and a videographer who did some awesome editing of it.

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 29, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Going To Vegas For A Bachelorette Party Made Me Question Everything

As I boarded the plane to Las Vegas, I vowed to keep the judgment to a minimum and the laughter to a maximum. I can endure anything for one weekend,

Anonymous | May 26, 2011 - 1:00 pm

8 Bachelorette And Bridesmaid Traditions We’d Be Glad To See Go

Spring is in the air, peonies are in season, and bank accounts are slowly being drained … it can mean only one thing — wedding season has arrived! I’m attending…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 25, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Beauty Tips For Stealing The Bride’s Show

You can’t wear a white dress to a wedding. It’s just not a subtle enough method for stealing the show. Turn up at the ceremony wearing a floor-length cream silk…

Lily Q | June 7, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Beauty Tips For City Hall Weddings

If your friend’s getting married at City Hall, she’s probably a no-nonsense girl. She wants to get the job done and she wants it done now. This doesn’t mean you…

Lily Q | June 7, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Beauty Tips For Beach Weddings

Beach weddings, much like daytime weddings, are not a time to go crazy with the makeup and prom-like hair. Keep it lovely by working the bright eyes and clean-looking skin.

Lily Q | June 6, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Seven Tips For Going To A Wedding Without Blowing Your Entire Bank Account

It’s easy to be cynical about attending a wedding, and unfortunately the recession has only made it easier to begrudge those who bask in true love’s light and make us…

Ali Jawin | June 5, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Writing The Wedding Toast

On Sunday, my sister is getting hitched. Lizz is the exact opposite of a bridezilla, but because she’s a professional event planner, she sent me an amazingly precise document laying…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 5, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Wedding Boot Camp: A Primer For Men

Wedding season is upon us. And I don’t just mean that wonderful time between March and September when thousands of men and women dress up, say “I do,” and watch…

Geoffrey Lee | June 5, 2009 - 2:30 pm

How To Hook Up At A Wedding

Getting laid at a wedding is even easier than getting drunk at one. While holding onto Johnny Walker is a good time, you can get your rocks off, too. The…

Simcha | June 5, 2009 - 12:00 pm