Wedding Planning Advice: DIY and DIDon’t

by Azure

It's true that going DIY with certain aspects of the wedding can save you a bundle. But it can also add stress and frustration (something brides certainly don't need leading up to the big day) if DIY projects are not handled and managed with care. So when pondering the question, to DIY or not to DIY, use the helpful Do's and Don'ts below as your guide... DO have a solid plan before you start buying - The main reason couples choose to DIY is to save money. But when you start buying...

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9 Wedding Do’s and Don’ts for Brides & Grooms

by Azure

Whether your big day is right around the corner, or you have plenty of planning time before you say "I Do", save these nine do's and don'ts in a safe place to ensure a wedding day that goes off without a hitch! DO indulge in pre-wedding pampering, and do touch-up (especially lips, cheeks, and t-zone) throughout the day. DON'T get sloshed at the rehearsal dinner. Believe me on this one... a green bride or puking groom is never a good look, even for the most talented wedding...

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5 Guests You DON’T Want at the Wedding

by Azure

Don't say I didn't warn you! Below, we share five misbehaving wedding guest types who could turn your perfect day upside down... The walking fashion faux pas guest: Twilight's Kristen Stewart recently showed up to a New Jersey wedding wearing jeans, a black tank and blazer. Dress down much? Oh, but it could be worse. Much worse. Because the walking fashion faux pas guest takes what NOT to wear to new lows. Sparkly mini skirts, flip flops sans pedicure, and extreme cleavage-baring...

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What NOT to Wear for MOBs and MOGs

by Azure

Few bloggers and fewer brides have dared broach the subject... because the mere thought of a sit-down with the soon-to-be MIL about the do's and don'ts of wedding day fashion makes even the boldest bride recoil. But let’s be honest. You want your mom and soon-to-be MIL looking a certain way at the wedding, just as you want each and every detail to be picture perfect. Some moms love fashion and others don’t have a clue, but every mom prepping to walk her child down the aisle...

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Top Five Fashion Faux Pas Grooms Make

by Azure

After sharing these 9 wedding dress don'ts that every bride should avoid, I got to thinking... what about the grooms? Oh, and the hapless fashion choices some have made... Brides and grooms are two very different animals, and men in general don't care much about fashion, style or trends. Most view shopping as a punishment, not a treat, so it can only be expected that grooms take a lax approach to their wedding day attire. But an un-dapper groom won’t do his drop dead gorgeous...

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9 Wedding Dress DON’Ts for Brides to Avoid

by Azure

Engagement season is coming to a close, and all our newly engaged brides-to-be are thinking about finding that perfect wedding dress! We already know that 2012 brides have more options than ever (with tons of new-age styles and on-trend details to choose from), which makes shopping for the dress that much more fun! But it also makes for a perilous journey, chockfull of opportunity and temptation to make the wrong style choice. Luckily, we're here to help! To ensure your white...

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Top Tips for Wedding Guests: 15 Do’s and Don’ts

by Azure

Our fabulous friends at Glamour.com asked us to share our thoughts on the biggest wedding guest Do's and Don'ts. They tapped other experts, like Vané of Brooklyn Bride, and compiled a list of the top 15 do's and don'ts for wedding guests. 1. DO Rsvp: Pay attention to the deadline on the wedding invitation. As soon as you know your reply, pop it in the mail. 2. DON'T Assume +1: Unless it says 'and guest' on the invitation, only you are invited to attend. And DON’T call the bride...

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