This Week on the
World Wide Wed

Fun sparkler idea from a traditional Texas dance hall weddingPhoto: Eric Kotara Photography

A bright idea. We totally fell for this Texas dance hall-style wedding, and the DIY sparkler idea (above) just screams summer wedding. —Wedding Chicks

Say whaaat? Are Michelle Williams and Jason Segel engaged? We've got the scoop. —

Don't sweat it. Huffington Post shares 8 wardrobe rules for summer weddings with us. —

Cha ching! Easy Finance just published the coolest graphic detailing the average cost of getting married today. If you're headed toward the aisle it is a must-see. —

Want to do something a little different with your Save-the-Dates? Check out this idea that chronicles your story. —

Newly engaged BFF? Skip the usual gift ideas and go for something a little more unexpected. —Refinery29

Ribbons and curls. We can hardly look directly at this romantic, wavy wedding hairstyle. It's that pretty. —

Ready to splurge on an engagement ring but not crazy about the tried-and-true cuts? We stumbled upon some stunning alternative ideas. —100 Layer Cake

Celebrity event designer Marcy Blum gushes about her dream wedding. Prepare to be shocked and thoroughly inspired. —

DIY Time. Put together a cake stand using knick knacks that are lying around your house. We didn't believe it at first either. —Green Wedding Shoes

—Gray MacDonald

You Might Also Like:
Browse our favorite wedding cakes
16 Must-See Beach Wedding Hairstyles
Style Inspiration: Rustic, Ranch-Style Wedding
Give a Subscription to Brides Magazine as a Gift

Get personalized planning advice, exclusive offers and must-read wedding news.

Thank You
for Signing Up!

Check your e-mail inbox for the latest updates from