Etiquette, Favors & Gifts, Showers & Parties

The Truth About Engagement Party Gifts

Are presents expected at engagement parties, or are they an unnecessary generosity? We get to the bottom of it.

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Etiquette

10 Dos and Don'ts of Thank-You Notes

How to properly handle one of the last parts of your wedding

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Etiquette, Planning Tips

What's the Deal with Standby Guest Lists, Anyway?

Is it ever appropriate to have a "B-list" for wedding guests? An etiquette expert weighs in.

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Etiquette

Major Wedding Announcement Don'ts

Whether you eloped in Vegas or had a small intimate ceremony, friends and family want an update on your new relationship status, and we're not talking the Facebook kind. Here's what you need to know when sending out your wedding announcements.

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Etiquette

How to Gently Let Coworkers Know They're Not Invited to the Wedding

How to let your coworkers know they're not invited to the wedding.

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Etiquette

How to Tactfully Turn Down a Wedding Invitation

Last-minute RSVP change? Here's how to decline a big-day invitation without the drama.

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Etiquette, Honeymoons & Destination Weddings, Planning Tips

The Nitty-Gritty Legalities of Marrying in Another Country

Destination weddings in foreign countries require strict attention to local laws. Here are some guidelines.

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Bridesmaids, Etiquette

Potential Bridesmaid Dilemmas and How to Handle Them

Any number of snafus can occur with your 'maids. This is how to keep calm and move along.

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Etiquette

A Few Wedding-Invitation Ground Rules

If you just got engaged and are ready to pick your stationery, read this first!

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Etiquette

Plus-Ones: Who Should Get Them, and When It's Okay to Go Solo

Aside from established couples, plus-ones are totally up to you. And no, guests don't have to bring a plus-one if they're unattached.

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