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5 Mistakes Brides Make One Month Before the Wedding

You might think the last month before your wedding will be crunch time—but the last thing you should be doing is 'crunching' in a ton of Big Day to do's. Instead, you should be enjoying a spa day, a date night with your soon-to-be or scouting fun things to do on your honeymoon. From last-minute beauty updates to neglecting your guests, make sure to avoid making these five mistakes in your final countdown! Making Drastic Beauty Changes One of the best pieces of advice I received...

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Add These Food52 Items to Your Registry List Pronto!

Some household items are just for fun; some are extra special that only get used from time to time. Others, well, you'll use every single day. So what are the most commonly registered for items - and thus, probably the most useful ones - to add to your registry to ensure your house becomes a home? The folks at Food52 are sharing their most popular wedding...

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5 Southern Wedding Traditions Any Couple Can Incorporate

You might remember when we first went behind the scenes with the ladies of Southern Weddings and fell in love with bright, sunny office space and impeccable sense of style. Lucky for us, they're popping back today to share a few time-honored Southern traditions to incorporate into your wedding - whether your big day falls below the Mason-Dixon line or...

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Elevate Your Wedding Bar Without Breaking the Bank

Gone are the days of basic bars, and that includes your wedding day. Craft cocktails are here to stay and their creativity is both delightful and delicious... but the price tag? Not so much. But just because you're on a budget doesn't mean these bold bevvies need to be ignored. Main Course Catering knows all the tips and tricks to elevate your wedding day bar without spending a fortune - and still create some pretty tasty beverages along the way.

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Real Brides Reveal “The Worst Wedding Planning Advice I Received”

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes...opinions pouring in from everyone and anyone you know. While most unsolicited advice comes from a good place, it can be tough for a couple to stay true to their own wedding vision with constant input. Take it from these real brides who kindly took every bad piece of advice with a grain of salt and planned their best day ever. "The...

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Everything You Need to Travel In Style

Some items are wedding registry givens (aka pots and pans, serving dishes and stemware) but how about those often forgotten pieces that are ideal for this time in your life (aka when else will you invest in them)? With a honeymoon on the horizon, there's no better time to add luggage to that registry checklist of yours. Whether your style is chic and trendy or simple and classic...

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5 Ways Greenery Can Step Up Your Wedding Design

If there's one thing wedding planners, Francie and Britt of 42 North know, it's how to deck out an event in gorgeous, fresh greens. They're stopping by to share a few of reasons every bride should consider infusing greenery into their design plus insider advice to pull it off with ease. Enhance Your Venue Using greenery helps the wedding to feel like it belongs wherever it is and helps it to blend into the landscape while also feeling...

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Five Ways To Avoid Having A Major Wedding Planning Meltdown

Congrats on your engagement! This is an incredible time and you should be enjoying ever second of it! With wedding planning comes some stress, it's seriously inevitable. Trust me when I say, these five tips are a must to avoid getting way too overwhelmed with the planning process -- you will thank yourself later! Enjoy the wedding planning process, loves! First, Map It All Out Before you dive in head first, take a step back and map out everything that needs to get done. I found using a...

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Cue the Romance! All The Must Haves for the Perfect At Home Date Night!

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and it has us feeling even more mushy gushy and lovey-dovey than usual! It's time for romantic date nights - and our favorites are the ones that skip the crowded restaurants and take place in the comfort of our own home. And with all these essentials at your disposal, it's guaranteed to be an evening of delicious cuisine and even better company - XOXO!

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Whitney Bischoff Talks Planning a (Domestic) Destination Wedding

You know Whitney Bischoff as the newest member of our SMP Blogger Bride Squad, and today this gorgeous bride-to-be is dishing a few details of her Cape Cod wedding. Based in Chicago, Whitney is planning a wedding across the country, but pulling off destination nuptials its no small task. She's sharing two MAJOR tips - from one bride to another - to save...

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Everything You Need for A Stylish Super Bowl Sunday

While I'll refrain from getting into just what team I'll be rooting for this Sunday, I'm happy to shout loud and proud about the other winners I'm planning on celebrating. From chic trays to fun glasses, here are the entertaining essentials you gotta register for to have on hand precisely for party plans like these! More Registry Goodies

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#SMPWedding101 – Winter Gifts for Your Bridesmaids

The best gifts are those that are purposeful AND pretty - bridesmaids' gifts included. You want your ladies to remember this special time fondly and thank them properly, and when you say "I do" in the winter, it's the perfect opportunity to go completely cozy and chic. Royal Scout and Co. is here sharing their picks for the best snowy season gifts out there! Warm Bridesmaids are Happy Bridesmaids: ● Keep their freshly manicured hands toasty...

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Why Wedding Videos Are Always Worth It

Imagine this scenario - you're cozied up in the getaway car with your love, soaking up the unbelievable joy of the day that just unfolded. The big moments, the little moments, the unexpected moments, the love. It's the kind of day you'll want to re-live over and over again, and that's where a wedding videographer comes in. The incredible Julie of Elysium Productions is here to answer your most pressing questions about hiring a videographer...

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Everything You Need for Endless Happy Hours to Come

Work is wrapping up, the sun is setting... you know what time it is. It's time to kick up your feet, pop bottles and celebrate another productive day done. But whether it's just you and your hunny, or if friends and family are over, being a proper grownup means having all the essentials for a perfect bar. We don't expect you to stock up on everything yourself though - your wedding registry is prime opportunity to gather all the...

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How To Pick the Perfect Outfit for Your Engagement Session

Hi, fellow brides-to-be! It’s Ali from Love You, Mean It. I’m so excited to share our engagement photos with you today! Planning our e-sesh has been one of my favorite parts our engagement so far. We've used these beautiful images captured by Leslee Mitchell and Tarin Frantz on our...

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Baking Must-Haves For All Your Future Sweet Treats

Cupcakes, sweet treats and sprinkles galore; is there any surer way to our hearts?! I think not and it's only gets easier when you have all the must haves to create these sugary masterpieces. When it comes to registering for your wedding, these are not to be forgotten - with my sweet tooth, these items are considered major registry essentials! Ensure all future celebrations are...

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#SMPWedding101 – Engagement Shoot Style Advice

You get engaged and the questions start coming; it's easy to lose yourself in the flurry of it all. But we can't say it enough: savor this special time and make any opportunity a fun one, including your engagement pics! It's the perfect time to practice those picture perfect smiles and show off your own style. But it can also be a bit daunting when deciding what to don so we...

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SMP Favorite Find…BoomBox!

Remember when you were a kid and you used to collect birthday cards and movie stubs and pictures of your someday wedding and you'd store it all in an old shoebox that you decorated with puffy paint and stickers? Ladies, meet your childhood keepsake box's bigger, WAY cooler sister (and if we're being honest...the prettier one), Boombox. An uber gorgeous keepsake box filled with personalized, just-for-you notes, well wishes and gorgeous...

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A Santorini Proposal + Meet Our New Blogger Bride!

Camila Carril is easily one of London's most fashionable residents, but she's also a bride-to-be planning her biggest day yet. With help from Savvy Event Studio, she's designing an Italian destination wedding but before she dives into the detail, Camila is sharing the proposal story that started it all. Read on to hear just how magical a...

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Do You Really *Have* to Invite Them to Your Wedding?

One of the first steps in planning a wedding is making your guest list. After all, the number of guests you invite will determine multiple big-day decisions, including your venue. Your parents, siblings, grandparents and BFFs are obviously the first to make the list, but what about your freshman year roommate? Or your work wife? Finalizing your guest list is no easy task, but we're here to help with a list...

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