Couples Opt for Cash Instead of Traditional Wedding Gifts

Would you rather receive cold, hard cash instead of fine china on your wedding day? Do you desire dough instead of dining ware? You aren’t alone! Even though the “cash request” may still be taboo for many American brides and grooms, the troubled economy has aided in breaking down the ban. According to a poll [...]

How To Choose The Perfect Wedding Gift?

How to choose the perfect wedding gift?
If you were invited to a long-awaited wedding by your close relatives or the friends then certainly it would be desirable not simply to present some kitchen combine or to hand over money in an envelope but to present a gift unusual and remembered. However, in spite of the [...]

Wedding Planning and Money Saving Tips

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A lot of couples will want to save money on their wedding. This is probably because of the fact that a wedding can sometimes be very expensive. In fact, it will be more essential to save money if the couple has a really tight budget. As a result, you will need to find [...]

Attractive Personalized Wedding Gifts

If you are looking for a unique and attractive wedding present for that special couple, nothing is quite as unique as a personalized wedding gift. Help the happy couple celebrate their new life together with a gift bearing their name. There are so many alternatives available that you can be certain to give a one-of-a-kind [...]

5 Expert Tips for Memorable Thank-You Notes

Thank-you cards should be handwritten to anyone who has given you a gift, whether or not you’ve already spoken to the giver personally. This winter-holiday roll call may be the longest you tackle all year.
How can you transform this correspondence from routine to inspiring? Holidash asked a few etiquette experts for tips on writing [...]

Wedding Web Site – Keep your Wedding Guests Informed with a Personal Web site

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It seems that weddings have been dragged into the digital age. Having your own personal wedding web site has never been so popular and an increasing number of couples sign up for one every year.
So why should you have a web site for your wedding? Well they are a perfect way of keeping [...]

Couples plan weddings, ask guests to foot bill

With their wedding day quickly approaching, Vanessa Caldwell and Cole Parker are still hammering out key details: cupcakes or a tiered fantasy in frosting?
Calla lilies as the table centerpieces in the reception hall or the more playful candles and jelly beans?
But they know how they’ll pay for the big day. Or — more precisely — [...]

Gifts vs. Cash — Wedding Etiquette Q&A

Q: My daughter is getting married in October 2008. Her and her fiance have everything they need for their home. Is it okay to ask for money instead of a gift? If it is okay, how do we word this?
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Answers below:
JW stated: :My advice for money hungry: “No, it is not okay to [...]

Wedding Pictures: A Few Helpful Hints

A professional photographer is an important part of a wedding. They are professionals that have been to hundreds of weddings, understand the significance of the day, have excellent equipment and produce quality work. For a wedding photographer Louisville KY, Detroit Michigan, Tampa Bay Florida or Colorado Springs Colorado offer similar challenges. For a wedding photographer [...]

Wedding Etiquette – Your Most Common Wedding Etiquette Dilemmas Solved!

As one of the biggest and most potentially stressful events of your life, getting engaged and subsequently planning a wedding brings with it an onslaught of questions. As times change and weddings evolve, traditional rules of etiquette have followed suit, only adding to the confusion.

To gain perspective, first understand that “etiquette” is above all about treating people with courtesy and making them feel comfortable. When an etiquette question arises, consider the feelings of those who will be affected. To steer you through the fog of questions, I’ve compiled a quick look at the top five most common wedding etiquette dilemmas: Family Etiquette, Invitation Etiquette, Gift Etiquette, Attire Etiquette and The Cash Bar Issue.