Etiquette

How to Honor Your Stepparents at Your Wedding Without Hurting Your Parents' Feelings

Keep your stepparents happy without stepping on any toes with these simple tips.

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Etiquette

How to Ask for Cash Wedding Gifts Without Looking Tacky

Why settle for a 12-piece place table setting when you could register for a round-the-world honeymoon?

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Etiquette

How to Decide Which Guests Should Be Invited to the After Party

Keep the party rolling with a few of your favorite guests.

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Etiquette

Do You Really Have to Give Out Wedding Favors?

To gift or not to gift: that is the question.

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Etiquette

Is It Tacky to Have a Receiving Line with Shots at Your Wedding?

Why not try a classic champagne toast instead?

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Etiquette

How to Not Get (Too) Drunk at Your Wedding Reception

There are plenty of (good) reasons to cut back on the alcoholic beverages on your big day. Here's how.

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Etiquette

Nightmare Scenario: Dealing with a Drunk Wedding Guest

If a guest takes your open bar too far, these are your next steps.

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Etiquette, Honeymoons & Destination Weddings

The Etiquette of Destination Wedding Gifts

How to ace your destination wedding gift.

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Etiquette, Food & Drink

How to Avoid Food Allergy Cross-Contamination at a Buffet-Style Reception

You can't please everyone, but with these menu tips you can keep your guests satisfied and allergy-free.

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Etiquette, Relationships

Do You Have to Take Your Husband's Last Name?

Because 'til death do you part applies to your last name, too.

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