Etiquette, Home & Registry

What to Do with Those Ugly Wedding Gifts ...

You won't be stuck displaying that unattractive serve ware. An expert tells you what to do with unwanted presents.

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Etiquette

6 Décor Questions You Have to Ask About Your Ceremony Site

Planning on festooning your ceremony with flowers or candles? You need to ask these questions first!

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Etiquette

Beyond the Thank-You Note: People You Definitely Need to Thank

The people who deserve a note, even if they didn't give you a physical gift.

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Etiquette, Planning Tips

Your Second Wedding 101: An Expert Answers Your Top 5 Questions

It may be your second big day, but you've still got questions before you say "I do." Lucky for you, we've got the answers!

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Etiquette

The Belated Wedding Reception: What It Is and How to Plan It

It's incredibly common for small or destination weddings — here's everything you need to know.

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Etiquette, Invites & Stationery

How to Turn Down a Wedding Invitation Gracefully

Sometimes, life get's in the way and you can't make it to celebrate. Here's how to let the couple down with tact.

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Etiquette, Food & Drink

Can I Throw a Cake-Only Wedding Reception?

Short answer: No. But you do have some fun options.

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Bridesmaids, Etiquette

Is It Possible to Quit Being a Bridesmaid?

And how to tactfully fire one if necessary.

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Etiquette

Dos and Don'ts for Involving Children in Second Weddings

If either you or your future spouse has children, this is a helpful little list.

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Etiquette

Thinking About Sending Out Wedding Announcements? Here's What You Should Know

How to share the happy news of your wedding right after it happens!

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