How to Choose Meaningful Wedding Gifts for Parents

Parents are a pivotal part of every wedding. Why? Because standing behind every bride and groom are parents who are watching their children pass through one of the biggest milestones of adulthood. While being a bride or a groom means you’re center stage, parents are part of the opening act, which is why taking the time…

Children at Weddings: Five Critical Considerations

Announce Your Decision to Allow or Disallow Children Early The question of whether or not to allow guests to bring their children should be answered early and made known to all of your guests. If considerations aren’t made for guests with children, a lack of preparation can be a problem.

Top 10 Perfect Gifts for Your Bridesmaids

Your bridesmaids are your girls. They your BFF’s and likely have known you forever — or at least they will, from now on. They go through a lot for you on your special day. They just threw you an awesome bridal shower. They wear dresses that aren’t always the most flattering because the color goes…

A Bridesmaid’s Guide to Planning a Bachelorette Party

The bachelorette party is a time-honoured tradition. As the bride’s last hurrah before tying the knot, you and the other bridesmaids need to show her the time of her life. If you kill a few brain cells and cause a little ruckus along the way, then so be it! However, a few things to avoid:…

A Bridesmaid’s Guide to Planning a Stag and Doe

A “stag and doe” party – otherwise known as a stag and drag, hen and stag, buck and doe or a Jack and Jill – is a great way for the soon-to-be-wed couple to fundraise. The money raised can either go towards the cost of the wedding, or a comfortable nest egg for when the couple starts…

A Bridesmaid’s Guide to Planning a Bridal Shower

For the bride-to-be, the bridal shower is an opportunity for the women in her life to get to know each other while literally showering her with gifts. They’re there to support her, and the gifts are meant to help her build a life with her fiancé.

Great Gift Ideas for Your Best Man and Groomsmen

Finding a thoughtful gift for your groomsmen is no easy task. It needs to represent both you and your spouse and what your love and wedding means. The gift also needs to match with the style of the men important enough to stand up there with you on your special day.