Posts tagged "wedding trends"

Weed Weddings Are All The Rage In Colorado

Forget an open bar, the coolest way to impress your wedding guests is to pass them a blunt and offer up a plate of THC-laced brownies. That's right, man, weed weddings -- "weedings," obvs -- are the hot new nuptial trend in, where else, Colorado. According to an article in The New York Times --…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 28, 2014

Worst Wedding Trend: “You’re Not Invited” Notifications

I thought wedding culture had hit rock bottom with sexy, "morning after" photo shoots. I was wrong. Things can get worse. According to "The Today Show," “you’re not invited” alerts are the latest trend for couples who want to notify those who will not be on the guest list. “Nine out of 10 times, it’s because…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 11, 2013

Wedding Photos: Kites Are The New Balloons

So, yeah, I'm getting married this year, but you knew that. As I'm trying to figure out what the hell to do for my wedding, I've been pouring over loads and loads of wedding photographer blogs for inspiration, ideas and a reprieve from the machine that is the got-to-have-the-most-expensive-everything wedding industry. Mostly, I'm not…
By: Nina Carbone / January 16, 2010

Brides Are Demanding Botox For Bridesmaids

Hiring a hairstylist and a makeup artist used to be sufficient for the big day, but not anymore. Brides are increasingly demanding or strongly suggesting their bridesmaids, mothers and mothers-in-law get all types of cosmetic enhancements, like Botox, Restylane, and even breast implants. In most cases, the brides are replacing the customary mani/pedi bonding sessio…
By: Annika Harris / July 24, 2008

Wedding Trend: Not Inviting Children

No Kids Allowed! That is what many couples are saying on their wedding invitations. Ten years ago, this wasn't common, according to U.K. wedding planner Barry Long, but now, he said, about half of the weddings he does have that policy. People haven't necessarily become child-haters, but brides have become a little more anal about…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 8, 2008