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Ranunculus Wedding FlowersPhoto: Courtesy of The Cinderella Project

This couple married on a bed of rose petals. It doesn't get much more romantic than that! —Junebug Loves Weddings

Round? Emerald? Cushion? Asscher? We'll tell you what your engagement ring shape says about you. —

Have you heard of the tradition known as "Handfasting"? It involves tying the hands of the bride and groom with ribbons to signify the literal joining of hands. We learned this along with some other Irish wedding traditions (think wheat boutonnieres, green touches and lots of beer) from the Wedding Chicks. —Wedding Chicks

Going strapless? Want to do something, different? Why not try a shoulder necklace? We're serious. —Offbeat Bride

Ever wonder why brides toss the bouquet? You might be surprised at the answer... —

You love her. You yearn to cook like her. Now you can! Well, kind of. Giada de Laurentiis spills her 9 all-time favorite wedding registry items. —

Whether you, your bridesmaids or your flower girls are wearing them, we never seem to tire of the bright white TOMS shoe. It's cute, comfortable and boy does it photograph well! —Ruffled

You must see these mini henna-inspired wedding cakes from Créme Delicious. We're obsessed. —

It's time to celebrate the summer flower! One of our favs? Ranunculus. —The Cinderella Project

Finally, we found 12 style essentials for that rustic, ranch-style wedding you've always dreamed about. —

—Gray MacDonald

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