Category Archives: Tips

Our City Guide To 22 Hot Bachelorette Destinations

Here’s an article on bachelorette destinations by Ivy Jacobson for The Knot.

Nantucket or Iceland? Cape May or Savannah? Choose the best bachelorette spot for you based on our city guides.

It’s no secret that The Knot editors love weddings—but we also happen to be bachelorette party aficionados as well. Since we’ve done our fair share of traveling as bridesmaids and maids of honor, we put together our own city guide of some of the best spots we’ve been for bachelorette parties, plus where to stay and eat, and what to do while you’re there. Cheers!

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Popping The Question Over The Holidays? What Every Guy Should Know

Here’s a helpful article from newsusa.com for men planning to ask the big question during the holidays.

Congratulations, guys, on being so in love that you can save yourself at least one big headache this holiday season.

Yes, for those wondering, if you’re planning on popping The Big Question — marriage, that is — a diamond engagement ring can also count as her Christmas or Hanukkah present. “If a guy’s gonna pop the question eventually, he might as well use the opportunity to avoid shopping for a holiday gift and kill two birds with — ahem — one stone,” the Washington Post declared.

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If You Are Hosting A Bridal Shower, Read This

 

Here’s an article on bridal shower tips from The Knot.

In charge of planning the shower? Here’s a handy guide to answer all your etiquette questions and planning concerns.Anyone tasked with hosting a shower for the bride (or couple) will naturally encounter a few etiquette and planning questions along the way, whether it’s their first or fifth time doing the honors. Here are the handiest tips and answers to common bridal shower etiquette questions that every good host should know.

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30 Essential Wedding Planning Tips and Tricks

Here’s a good article on planning your wedding tips from The Knot .

When planning your wedding, there are things that are nice to know, and there are things you need to know—advice so essential any bride who’s lucky enough to hear it thinks, “I’m so glad someone told me that!” If you’re wondering whether there’s something you may have missed (or even if you’ve got everything under control), check out our indispensable planning secrets below.

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Real Brides Share Their Biggest Piece of Wedding-Day Advice

Here’s some great wedding-day advice from bride experiences by Elizabeth Mitchell of brides.com.

You’ve read all the bridal books there are to read, signed up for every wedding tip of the day, and downloaded an embarrassing amount of planning apps. But you can always use more big-day advice before you walk down the aisle — right? We asked nine real brides who’ve already been there done that to shell out their best advice for your wedding. So from one bride to another, listen up.

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Everything You Need To Know About The 9 Most Common Wedding-Related Events

Here’s a good article by Alyssa Brown, Contributing Writer for marthastewartweddings.com.

Deciding to marry your partner means you’re signing up for more than just a wedding ceremony and reception. In fact, it’s kind of like signing up for nine different  parties, all designed to celebrate this important occasion. While each is undeniably exciting, hosting a handful of events is no easy task. Here’s the skinny on what parties you’ll be organizing, planning, and just plain showing up for.

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Online Save-The-Date Etiquette

Here’s an article on the e-save-the-dates by Andrea Fowler in theknot.com.

Learn the ins and outs of e-save-the-dates before clicking “send.”

Electronic invitations are gaining in popularity, and as a result, finding their way into more and more wedding events. There are plenty of guidelines for a traditional wedding save-the-date card, but the etiquette lines get blurry when it comes to e-save-the-dates. Whether the digital option has caught your eye because of the cost or convenience benefits, there are still a few things to consider before going paperless.

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How to Reserve Hotel Room Blocks

Here’s an article by the Knot on the how to’s on reserving rooms for your wedding guests.

Here’s everything you need to know about reserving rooms for your guests.

If you’re having out-of-town guests at your wedding, they’ll need a place to stay, because you certainly don’t want them crashing the bridal suite! Hotel blocks for weddings allow guests to stay in the same hotel (or couple of hotels), which makes things like planning and transportation easier. And it’s more fun for your guests, who may want to mingle and enjoy their own after-party. Reserving hotel room blocks is the best way to ensure your guests have a place to stay near your reception. Plus, hotels often give you a discount on the room rate, which you can then pass along to your guests. Here’s everything you need to know to make it happen.

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EXPERT ADVICE ON ENGAGEMENT RINGS – TIPS FROM LUXURY JEWELLER MATTHEW ELY

This is an article from Modern Wedding  on engagement ring advice by leading luxury jewellery designer Matthew Ely.

When choosing an engagement ring, you may have heard of the 4 C’s to the perfect diamond, but have you ever really asked what they mean? To make this task a little bit easier, we chatted to luxury jewellery designer Matthew Ely on what to look for when choosing the perfect engagement ring. 

Renowned for his bespoke collections and fine handcrafted jewellery, leading luxury jewellery designer and gemmologist, Matthew Ely creates some of the most stunning and unique engagement rings on the market. Using his expertise and comprehensive knowledge, Ely has shared some important considerations for purchasing engagement rings with us.  Plus a few of his favourite pieces from his collection to get you inspired!

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15 Wedding Trends That Are In For 2019

Here’s an article in Shefinds Magazine by Linda DiProperzio on upcoming wedding trends for 2019.

For brides getting married in 2019, the wedding planning fun is just beginning. Planners and vendors are already seeing a crop of new trends popping up as they start to look towards the coming year. From food and flowers to attire and decor, here are 15 trends that are sure to be super hot in 2019.

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