Want a smooth walk down the aisle? Who doesn't! We asked our wedding etiquette experts how to make your wedding ceremony one to remember fondly.

My mom's a widow—can her sisters sit with her in the front row?

Absolutely. There's no hard-and-fast rule that decrees the front row is a parents-only zone. When deciding prime wedding ceremony seating, your guidelines should be good judgment and family dynamics.

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