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Wedding Planning

A Look Back on 2018's Most Popular Bridal Styles

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A Look Back on 2018's Most Popular Bridal Styles

Planning a wedding can be stressful. So many things land on that to-do list and so many of them should be fun. Yet, often they wind up a little less fun than expected, because ladies… wedding planning can be so doggone stressful! Just keeping it real.

Even shopping for a wedding dress can be exciting, exhilarating, and anxiety-producing, all rolled into one. Getting your hair done!

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The Wedding Veil Tradition—To Veil or Not to Veil?

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The Wedding Veil Tradition—To Veil or Not to Veil?

Veils worn by brides were also often meant as a symbol of their purity. In ancient times, the veils were often wrapped around the bride from head to toe as a testimony of their maiden status. The veils during those times didn’t hide a woman’s face either, as more modern veil traditions did.

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The Wedding Ring Tradition

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The Wedding Ring Tradition

The tradition of exchanging wedding rings goes back in time to centuries long ago. The tradition can actually be traced all the way back to the ancient Egyptians where writings that are over several thousand years old show couples exchanging rings made from braided hemp or reeds. The Egyptians eventually began using more durable materials such as bone, ivory, or leather. Very much like today. The cost of the material that the ring was made from was often associated with how much the person buying it was worth. Some say the material of the ring was even associated with how...

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20 Areas to Save Money When Planning Your Wedding

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20 Areas to Save Money When Planning Your Wedding

You are so excited to get married and carry out your dream wedding, however, you are a bit nervous about the expenses. After all, you’ve heard tales of how pricey weddings can be. Thankfully, as you’re planning a wedding, there are easy ways to create a gorgeous, budget wedding that can be both special and easy on your bank account. Here’s how to start planning a wedding that’s beautiful and on a budget - a la checklist!

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Garter Under Wedding Dress - Is This Tradition Outdated?

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Garter Under Wedding Dress - Is This Tradition Outdated?

To garter or not garter, that is the question. For so long, garters have been a pinnacle of wedding tradition...and a big feature of modern romcoms! Now, you are very excited to plan your own special day, but you’re not sure if you want a garter. Is it really something people are still doing? Is having a garter in a wedding still popular? 

Not to worry, we hear you.

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