Ceremony & Vows, Invites & Stationery

How to Write a Ceremony Program in 3 Easy Steps

Really, it's that simple!

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Etiquette, Invites & Stationery, Planning Tips

How Can We Tell Guests About Our Alternative Wedding Reception?

From a brunch buffet to cocktails and apps, here's how to let guests know what to expect.

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Invites & Stationery

3 Tools to Get You Through Writing Wedding Thank-You Notes

The dreaded task doesn't have to be complicated, and these tools will definitely help.

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Etiquette, Invites & Stationery

Can I Bring My Son or Daughter as My Plus-One?

Does "and Guest" refer to only adults?

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Invites & Stationery, Planning Tips

Signed, Sealed, Delivered: A Definitive Guide to Hand-Canceling Your Wedding Invitation Envelopes

Those little black marks on snail mail are stamped by a machine at the post office, a machine which *might* ruin your pretty envelopes. Here's how to DIY that process to make sure they remain intact.

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Chicago, Invites & Stationery, Local

BRIDES Chicago: 5 Illustrators to Personalize Your Wedding Invites

Here are five of our favorite Chicago illustrators to turn to for custom maps and other details that will make your invites shine.

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Etiquette, Invites & Stationery

How to Politely Remind People to RSVP for Your Wedding

Get those stragglers in line!

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Etiquette, Honeymoons & Destination Weddings, Invites & Stationery

Everything You Need to Include on Your Destination Wedding Save the Dates

It's a little more than just saving the date!

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Invites & Stationery

Bridal Shower Invitation Wording 101: Everything You Need to Include on the Invites

No matter how formal or casual the party, there are a few essentials to include on any shower.

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Invites & Stationery, Showers & Parties

10 Bridal Shower Invitations We'd Totally RSVP 'Yes' To

Whether you're in her bridal party or a member of the family, throwing a shower is one of the best--and most fun--ways to honor your bride! Here are some of our favorite invitations.

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