Wedding Traditions & Etiquette

Christian Wedding Religious Quotes
A list of inspiring quotes for christian weddings
Wedding Gift Etiquette Answers
Top 8 Questions Answered by Experts
6 Scottish Wedding Traditions
Celtic Wedding Customs to Consider
Wedding Ring 101
What Every Bride Should Know
Buddhist Engagements & Ceremonies
Wedding Rituals & Customs
Traditional Jewish Wedding Music
For Ceremony & Reception
Bridesmaids Gifts: Go Vintage
Jewelry & Keepsake Ideas
Jewish Wedding Ring Traditions
Rituals in a Modern Jewish Wedding
Shinto Style Weddings
Japanese Wedding Traditions
Modern Buddhist Wedding Etiquette
From Attire to the Order of Events
Wedding Rehearsal Etiquette Tips
4 Things to Keep In Mind
Catholic Wedding Readings
Ideas for Your Ceremony
How to Have a Buddhist Wedding
Spiritual, Non-Religious Ceremony Ideas
Flower Girl Gifts
Make Her Feel Special!
Traditional Asian Weddings
From the Gown to the Reception
Maid of Honor Speech
3 Things to Remember
History of the Wedding Dress
Social Status, Style, and Color
Asian Wedding Traditions
Incorporate Elements of Asia Into Your Wedding
Italian Marriage Customs
Modern & Traditional Rituals
Proper Wedding Shower Etiquette
The Right Way to Throw the Party
Catholic Wedding Songs
Prelude, Processional, Interlude, and Recessional Suggestions
The History of the Garter Toss
Origins of the Tradition
Thank You Card Time Frame
Showing Gratitude to Your Guests
Made of Honor Traditions
What's Expected of Her
Wedding Ring Engraving Ideas
Personalizing Your Rings
A Wedding Fit For a Southern Belle
Wardrobe, Menu and Music Ideas
Planning an Interfaith Wedding
How to Combine Your Traditions
The Sweetheart's Table & Head Table
Should You Have One?
All About Wedding Ring Etiquette
From Shopping & Cost to Heirlooms & Designs
Engagement Announcing Etiquette
Who, How and When to Tell!
5 Italian Wedding Traditions
From Engagement to Reception
7 International Ceremony Customs
Wedding Traditions from Around the World
Do You Need a Wedding Purse?
Pros & Cons of the Tradition & Accessory
Bridesmaids’ Wedding Party Gifts
Ideas for Every Budget
Modern Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette
Planning for Delicate Situations
10 Chinese Wedding Traditions
Incorporate Cultural Elements into Your Wedding
5 Irish Wedding Traditions
Customs from the Emerald Isle
Asian Bridal Makeup
4 Gorgeous Tips
8 Southern Wedding Traditions
From Hats & Gloves to Groom’s Cake & Mint Juleps
Catholic Wedding Ceremony Basics
7 Things to Remember
Irish Wedding Toasts & Blessings
Traditions to Consider
Proper Wedding Guest Attire
Dressing Appropriately for a Wedding
4 Points of Wedding Gift Etiquette
Rules & Misconceptions
5 Chinese Wedding Traditions
Popular Ceremony Customs in China
Choosing Wedding Ceremony Readings
Make Sure They're Meaningful to You
Mexican Wedding Traditions
Ceremony & Reception Ideas
Variations on the Processional
Your Faith Can Determine the Order
Irish Wedding Toasts
Humorous & Religious Variations
Adding Humor to Your Wedding Vows
Personalizing & Having Fun with Your Ceremony
Scandinavian Marriage Customs
Rituals from Norway, Denmark & Sweden
Small Weddings Done Right
How to Politely Throw an Intimate Affair
Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette
Showing Appreciation
Engagement Announcement Answers
Wording & Etiquette
Bridesmaid Seating Etiquette
Treat it Like Any Other Party Seating
Buddhist Wedding Traditions
Modern Buddhist Weddings Rituals
10 Bridal Party Gift Ideas
Thank-Yous for Your Bridesmaids & Groomsmen
5 Essential MOH Responsibilities
A Primer for the Maid of Honor
Wedding Superstitions and Folklore
Traditions & Customs from Around the World
Wording for DIY Wedding Invitations
Make Sure to Include the Basics
Writing Renewal Ceremony Vows
Personalizing Your Marriage Vows
Second Marriage Vows
What to Include
Traditions of a Second Marriage
Rules & Etiquette to Follow
Wedding Toasts
Tips for Writing a Great Toast
Planning for the Rehearsal Dinner
Looking Forward to a More Relaxed Atmosphere
Wedding Thank You Cards
Collect Addresses as You Create Your Guest List
Top 9 Ring Bearer Questions
Answers for the Perfect Participant
Best Man Responsibilities
Planning the Bachelor Party & More
Wedding Favor Gifts
Find Gifts that Reflect Who You Are
Proper Reception Invitation Wording
Include All Necessary Information
Notifying Your Future Stepchildren
Ensure Your Soon-to-Be Family Feel Included
Stepchildren in Your Ceremony
Second Wedding Etiquette Guidelines
Occasions to Send Thank You Notes
Instances Brides Often Overlook
Veiling the Bride & Breaking a Glass
Exploring Jewish Wedding Traditions
Not Inviting Certain Relatives
What to Do Before You Exclude Anyone
Personalizing Your Program
Add Funny Notes about Your Wedding Party
Other Cultures' Recessionals
Borrowing Wedding Traditions from Around the World
Origins of Wedding Traditions
Throwing Rice & the Bridal Bouquet
Ringbearer Outfits, Duties and Gifts
A Simple Primer
Mother of the Groom Duties
What's Her Role and Responsibilities?
Toddler Flower Girls
How to Keep the Littlest Attendants Happy
Origins of the Garter Toss
Ceremony & Reception Traditions
Decorating the Wedding Getaway Car
Letting the World Know You Were "Just Married"
The Groomswoman or Best Woman
Including Ladies on “His Side” of Your Wedding Party
Save the Date Invitation Etiquette
Drawing Up Your Final Guest List
Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties
Combining Your Pre-Wedding Celebrations
Groomsmen 101
A Primer for the Guys in Your Wedding Party
Marriage Equality & Your Guests
Gay Marriage Debate Affecting Your Planning?
Unisex Wedding Showers
Jack and Jill Party Ideas
Including Your Siblings
How to Involve Everyone in Your Wedding
The Bridesman or Man of Honor
Including Men in Your Bridal Party
Top 5 Causes of Family Drama
Solutions to Wedding-Related Family Problems
Planning a Wedding on a Holiday
Is It Okay to Get Married on a Major Day?
Make Sure They’ll Save the Date
Great Reminders for Your Wedding Day
Pre-Wedding Honeymoons
Is It Okay to Travel Before Your Big Day?
Why Planning Becomes a Chore
Solutions to Wedding Planning Problems
People Hinting for Invitations?
Smart Ways to Tell Friends About Your Guest List
Dealing with Jealous Bridesmaids
Talk Out Wedding Party Problems
Skipping the First Dance
Why Some Couples Decline the Spotlight
Wearing Black to a Wedding
Rules & Etiquette for the Wedding Party and Guests
Underage Bridesmaids
How to Include the Younger Members of Your Bridal Party
Right Down the Aisle
Tips to Get You to the Altar
Grand Reception Entrances
Making a Statement with Your Introduction
Unfortunately Required Guests
Inviting Those You Don’t Enjoy to Your Wedding
5 Bachelorette Party Tips
Do’s and Don’ts for Your Girls Night Out
The Perfect Wedding Kiss
What You Need to Know About the Big Moment
Wedding Toast Etiquette
Rules and Expectations for Wedding Speeches
German Wedding Traditions
Bavarian Customs for Your Big Day
Engagement Parties 101
Rules, Expectations and More
International Reception Rituals
Traditions from Other Cultures to Consider for Your Wedding
How to Handle the Unexpected
Ceremony Glitches Are Inevitable
Hiring Friends as Wedding Vendors
When Is It Okay for Loved Ones to Work Your Wedding?
Guests’ Destination Wedding Expenses
How to Help Long-Distance Travelers
Editing Your Marriage Script
Change the Officiant’s Wording to Reflect Your Values
Processional 101
Understanding the Order Down the Aisle
Polite Answers to 5 Rude Questions
Be Prepared with Classy Responses
The After-Wedding Brunch
Advice for the Morning After Meal
Escort and Place Cards
Creative Ideas for Your Reception
Wedding Readers
A Guide to Ceremony Speakers
Missing Your Groom at Your Wedding
Too Often You’re Too Busy to Spend Time Together
Bridal Shower Gift Themes
Fun Party Themes that Will Leave You Glowing
Get-to-Know-You Games
Make Your Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Fun!
Pre-Ceremony Wedding Pictures
Taking Early Photos on Your Big day
Post-Wedding Traditions
Traditions to Incorporate Into Your Married Life
Hyphenating Names
Connecting Your Surnames When You Marry
Grooms Taking Brides’ Names
When He Opts to Take Your Surname
The Rehearsal Dinner Speech
Write a Spectacular Speech for the Rehearsal Dinner
Donations as Favors
Charity & Your Wedding Day
Great Rehearsal Dinner Toasts
Tips for Getting Everyone to Raise their Glasses
The Dollar Dance
A Reception Tradition Which Remains Popular
The Bridal Purse
A Traditional Garment for Collecting Wedding Gifts
Your Married Name
The Rules to Changing Your Name
After Your Wedding
Obligations & Traditions Following the Vows
The Receiving Line
The Rules to Greeting Your Wedding Guests
Start Your Own Marriage Traditions
Married Life is an Adventure -- Celebrate Its Milestones
Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Etiquette
Basic Rules to Host the Evening
Who to Invite to Your Shower
The Do’s and Don’ts of Pre-Wedding Parties
Wedding Cake Alternatives
Taking Tradition & Adding As Much Meaning as Flavor!
Paying for Guests’ Transportation
Covering Travel Costs for Your Wedding
The Unity Sand Ritual
Incorporating the Tradition into Your Wedding
Who Does What?
The Final Word on Wedding Party Planning
Choosing Your Bridal Shower Theme
Choose Your Theme & the Rest Will Follow!
Co-Ed Bridal Shower Games
Avoid Racy and Stick to Games & Prizes for Everyone
Divorced Family Wedding Etiquette
Making Sure Separated Parents Are Comfortable
Bridal Shower Thank You Notes
The Proper Way to Show Your Appreciation
My Brothers, His Groomsmen
Incorporating In-Laws Into Your Ceremony
How to Shop for a Bridal Shower
Planning on attending someone else's shower? Guests to your shower need some help?
Interfaith Wedding Planning
Planning a Mixed-Religion Marriage
What Men Should Wear to a Wedding
What Style of Menswear is Appropriate for Weddings and Why
What to Wear to a Wedding
How ladies should dress when attending a wedding.
Tough Love for Brides
Reception Rules You Don’t Want to Break
Bridesmaid Organization and Duties
What's Expected of Your Bridal Party
Thanking Your Attendants
The Etiquette of Showing Appreciation for Your Wedding Party
Jewish Wedding Traditions
What to Expect at a Jewish Wedding
Exchanging and Returning Gifts
The Do’s and Don’ts for Unwanted Wedding Presents
Office Bridal Showers
The Rules of Work-Related Wedding Parties
An Easy Guide to Bridesmaid Gifts
What to Give Your Bridal Party as a 'Thank You'
Ideas for Groomsmen Gifts
What to Get the Guys in Your Wedding Party
Premarital Counseling
Preventative Medicine for Marriage
Invitation Etiquette 101
The Right Way to Invite Guests to Your Wedding
Global Wedding Traditions
International Rituals to Consider for Your Big Day
Bridesmaid Dresses They'll Love
Let Them Have Dresses They'll Wear Again
Early Gifts Etiquette
What to Do About Gifts Before Your Wedding
Short Skirted Wedding Gowns
Deciding Whether a Shorter Skirt is Appropriate for You
Sharing Your Sexual Past
Discussing Your Ex-Boyfriends
Must Brides Wear Veils?
The Tradition of Bridal Headpieces
Irish Wedding Traditions
Adding Celtic Touches to Your Big Day
Unwanted Announcements
Keeping it "Your Day"
Getting Your Groom More Involved
Putting Your Fiancé to Work
Altar and Aisle Decorations
Specifics of Church Ornamentation
Corsages and Boutonnieres
The Tradition of Flowers for Your Wedding Party
Baptist Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals of Baptist Weddings
Announcing Your Engagement
Let Everyone in on the Excitement of Your Upcoming Wedding
Your Traveling Family
Getting Your Family to Travel a Great Distance for Your Wedding
Not Planning Your Shower
Leaving Your Wedding Shower Planning to Your Maid of Honor
When Parents Are Paying
How Receiving Financial Assistance Affects Your Wedding Planning
The Order to the Aisle
How Your Wedding Party Should Proceed Down the Aisle
Mexican Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals for a Modern Mexican American Wedding
Who You're Expected to Tip
Which Wedding Vendors Traditionally Receive Extra Gratuity?
Late Arrivals to Your Ceremony
Polite Ways to Handle Tardy Wedding Guests
Multiple Maids of Honor
When You Can’t Choose Just One
Preparing For the Speeches
What to Expect and How to Handle Your Wedding Reception Speeches
Unique Wedding Favor Ideas
Thank Them with Personalized Gifts
Invited Only to the Reception
The Etiquette of Inviting Someone to Your Wedding Party, But Not Your Wedding
Colorful Bridal Gowns
Considering the Beauty and Etiquette of a Non-White Wedding Gown
Too Many Bridesmaids
How Many is Too Many?
Italian American Weddings
Old World Traditions with Modern Touches
Saying No to Guest List Additions
How to Let People Know Your Wedding List Is Full
Involving Mom in Your Planning
How to Let the Moms Help You Plan Your Wedding
Personalized Wedding Vows
Writing Your Own Marriage Vows
Telling Guests What to Wear
Dress Codes & Guidelines at Your Wedding
When Guests Don’t RSVP
How to Follow Up on Who’s Attending Your Wedding
The Tradition of White
Exploring Colorful Wedding Dresses
Considering an Adults-Only Ceremony
Should Children Be Included at Your Wedding?
Updates for Modern Wedding Etiquette
Wedding Rules Change with the Times
Changing Your Wedding Party
Is It Ever Okay to “Fire” an Attendant?
Wedding Traditions to Retire
Updating Your Wedding Rituals
Welcoming Out of Towners
Making Your Out of Town Wedding Guests More Comfortable
Enjoying Two Bridal Showers
Formal & Informal Wedding Shower Tips
Inviting Your “B List”
The Right Way to Handle Secondary Invitations
Wedding Toasts: Cheers!
When to Toast and When to Roast
Alternate Escorts For the Aisle
When Dad Can’t “Give You Away”
Wedding Wine Rituals
Major Libation Rituals for Weddings
Giving Gifts to Your Wedding Party
The Etiquette of Saying "Thank You"
Sending Thank-You Notes
How to Thank Your Wedding Guests
Balancing Family Wedding Traditions
Planning a Modern Wedding Your Whole Family Will Love
Planning Your Second Wedding
Modern Remarriage Etiquette
Inviting Those Who Won’t Attend
Should They Get a Wedding Invitation Anyway?
Modern Wedding Etiquette
What Every Bride Should Know Now
Engraving Your Ring
Personalizing Your Wedding Band
The Groom’s Cake
Including a Sweet Alternative to Celebrate Your Groom
The Garter Toss
Incorporating the Bridal Garter Toss into Your Wedding Reception
Cutting Your Wedding Cake
How to Gracefully Cut Your Wedding Cake at Your Reception
Throwing Your Bouquet
The History & Etiquette of Throwing the Bridal Bouquet
Responding to Your Invitations
What to Expect from the Guests You Invite to Your Wedding
Participant Alternatives
Modern & Unusual Flower Girls, Ring Bearers and More!
Planning Your Chinese Wedding
Incorporating Chinese Traditions into Your Modern Wedding
Letting Dad Help You Plan
Fathers are Often Excluded from Wedding Planning
Your Flower Girl
Selecting the Perfect Flower Girl for Your Wedding
Your Wedding Guest Book
Treasure Your Guests' Love
Writing Your Own Vows
Creating Marriage Vows Unique to Your Bond
Whether to Throw Rice
The Truth About the Tradition's Effect on Birds
The Bridezilla Effect Part 2
Learning from Bridezilla's Mistakes
Finding Your “Something Borrowed”
A Charming Wedding Tradition for Your Walk Down the Aisle
Acknowledging Mom at Your Wedding
Thanking Your Mother for She Has Done to Get You Here
Organizing Your Ushers
Preparing Your Wedding Party for the Big Event
Church Wedding Seating Guide
Who Sits Where in the Church?
Planning Your Thai Wedding
Traditions of Thai American Weddings
Thanking Mom & Dad
Showing that You Appreciate All They Have Done
Groomsmen Thank-Yous
Thanking Your Groom's Best Friends
Avoiding Unwanted Guests with Grace
Inviting Who You Want to Your Wedding, Without Hurting Feelings
Your Protestant Wedding
The Traditions & Rituals of Traditional Protestant Weddings
Jewish Wedding Planning
The Traditions & Rituals of a Modern Jewish Wedding
Last Minute In-Law Introductions
Meeting Your Parents-In-Law at the 11th Hour
Same-Sex Wedding Planning
Planning Your gay Wedding
Adults-Only Ceremony
Considering Not Inviting Children to Your Wedding
Your Ring Bearer
The Tradition & Duties of the Ring Bearer
Buddhist Wedding Planning
The Traditions & Rituals of Modern Buddhist Weddings
What Your Guests Really Want
Wedding Guests Reveal What They Expect and Look For
Muslim Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals of Modern Muslim Weddings
The Unity Candle
The Protestant Wedding Ritual of Joining Two Families is Growing in Popularity Again
The Best Man
The Duties and Responsibilities of the Groom's Right Hand Man
Southern Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals of Weddings in a Southern State
Second Wedding Planning
Remarriage Rituals & Etiquette
Bridal Shower Game Ideas
Fun and Silly Activities for Your Wedding Shower
The Maid of Honor
Choosing Your Maid, or Matron, of Honor
Catholic Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals of Catholic Weddings
The Bridezilla Effect, Part 1
Avoid Becoming a Scary Bride
The Mother of the Groom
The Duties and Responsibilities of the Groom's Mother
Jumping the Broom
Considering the Debated African Wedding Tradition in Modern Times
Japanese Wedding Planning
Traditions & Rituals of Japanese American Weddings
Parents' Names on Your Invites
Including Your Family on Your Wedding Invitations
Requesting Cash
Asking for Money Rather than Gifts for Your Wedding
Wedding Favors Etiquette
What to Give as Gifts for Your Wedding Guests