Weddings, Showers, Bachelorette, Bachelor, Engagement & Parties - All about the other events leading up to the big day.
article by Metro | posted on June 04, 2014 at 7:05am
A bachelor party is a tradition that some might be surprised to learn extends far beyond North America. Though bachelor parties go by many different names, these get-togethers held for a man shortly before he gets married are enjoyed in Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and South Africa. The responsibility of planning a bachelor party traditionally falls on the shoulders of the groom-to-be’s best…
poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on March 10, 2014 at 5:00am
Seen as the last big party before you get married, many couples have bachelor/bachelorette parties thrown in their honor. Do you intend on celebrating your upcoming nuptials this way? If you are, how?
article by Metro Creative | posted on January 29, 2014 at 5:00am
Rain showers on a wedding day may bring good luck, but they are seldom coveted. However, a different type of shower altogether is often highly anticipated and can help couples feel like they’re one in a million. Wedding showers are gift-giving parties held for couples about to get married. The custom began in the nineteenth century and continues to present day, primarily in North America and Aust…
poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on October 11, 2013 at 5:00am
Remember back to when you first got engaged. Amidst all of the happiness and excitement of the big occasion, who was the very first person you told the big news to?
article by Anna Sachse - CTW Features | posted on March 08, 2013 at 9:37am
Status update: Getting married! According to a 2012 survey on weddings and social media by The Knot and Mashable, one in 10 respondents said they updated their engagement relationship status within minutes of the proposal and one in four said they did it by the next day. But according to Jules Hirst, founder of Venice, Calif.-based Etiquette Consulting, Inc., before you announce your engagement…
poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on February 28, 2013 at 8:50am
What sort of after-wedding events, if any, do you have planned? Weigh in in this week’s wedding poll!
poll by Buffalo Brides | posted on November 02, 2012 at 9:05am
Typically the maid of honor and/or bridesmaids throw the bridal shower for the bride-to-be. But most often they consult the bride on what type of shower she’d want. If your imput is requested, what type of shower would you prefer? Weigh in in this week’s wedding poll!
article by Metro Creative | posted on May 16, 2012 at 9:03am
Going green is infiltrating all aspects of daily life. The trend is also carrying over to the ways people celebrate special occasions. For the bride-to-be who is environmentally conscious, a “green” bridal shower can be meaningful and environmentally aware. Planning an earth-friendly shower is relatively easy, provided how many people have similar views on the environment. Here’s how to begin. *…
article by Anna Sachse - CTW Features | posted on March 07, 2012 at 6:00am
You’re getting married because you love the one you’re with. So, when it comes to the bachelor and bachelorette parties, forgo the outdated “last-night-of-freedom”/strip club and all-male revue/blackout-drunk clichés in favor of a celebration that’s both fun and a custom fit. And yes, brides- and-grooms-to-be, this advice is directed at you, too. Today’s couples are more involved in…
article by Timothy R. Schulte - CTW Features | posted on February 18, 2012 at 6:00am
Plain and simple, Americans eat out too much. With all the “50 percent off!” offers sent to our inboxes, it’s no wonder. According to the first ever “Dining Out” survey conducted on behalf of daily-deals site LivingSocial, the average American eats 4.8 meals per week (dining in and carryout). Um, aren’t we in a recession? Well, your pending nuptials – and the inherent gift-regist…
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