Ask the Experts: Help with Wedding Dress Codes

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Ask the Experts is your chance to get all of your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question for the panel write asktheexperts@onewed.com. This week a bride writes: Dear Experts I’m having an early evening wedding. I’d like people to dress up a little, but not feel like they need to wear suits and ties or long dresses. Basically, I don’t want jeans and sundresses. What should I put on the website, or what should I tell people the...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: A Wedding Guest List Dilemma

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In this week's Ask the Wedding Maven column a bride writes in with an unusual dilemma. She's trying to have a small wedding, and doesn't want anyone but her closest friends. But there's one very important guest who may not make the cut. Curious? Find out what the problem is and what The Wedding Maven has to say! If you need wedding advice or have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships write The Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com. Helpful Links This...

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Ask the Wedding Maven: Guest List Advice

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In this week's advice column, the Wedding Maven takes a little break from all the recent bridesmaid strife, and tries to help out a bride who is worried about how to balance her desire for a small wedding wit h friends with her family. Do you need wedding advice? If you have a question about wedding etiquette, traditions, or relationships write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com Helpful Links This Week's Advice Ask the Wedding Maven Reducing Your Guest List

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The Plunge: Top Ten Rules for Taming Your Guest List

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A couple of times a month we like to let our good friends at The Plunge give you some advice for your grooms. This time, they tackle the difficult subject of how to reduce your guest list in order to save your wedding budget. Now, I don't want to discount the advice of my esteemed colleagues, but I would like to point out that simply reducing your guest list is not a magic bullet for your wedding budget woes. Over 50% of your budget has NOTHING to do with how many guests you have. So,...

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Bubbly Bride: Dispelling Wedding Rumor Of ‘Kush’ Wedding Jobs

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About Bubbly Bride Who did you ask to be your ushers at your wedding, or your reader, or possibly the greeter who hands out the programs? There are a lot of hands that go into making a wedding day run as smoothly as possible and every one is equally as important as the next. I want to squash a rumor I have been hearing around a variety of weddings. The rumor is that the jobs listed above - along with a few others - are 'cushy' jobs, or roles in your wedding that don't hold as much...

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Bubbly Bride: Unique Wedding Ceremony- Face Your Crowd

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About Bubbly Bride During a wedding rehearsal you show up and learn the traditional steps that go into a wedding ceremony. As the bridal party, you follow in line down the aisle and the parents are shown the exact seats they will sit in. You join your groom in the front, hold his hand and face forward as the officiant conducts the ceremony. Most of the time these standards aren't questioned, it is the proper way to be married. What makes a lot of weddings memorable and stand out...

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Keeping Track of your Wedding RSVPs

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It seems simple enough. You fill in a reply card and the bride and groom know whether or not you’re coming to the wedding. Believe it or not though, most couples wind up with at least one or two mystery responses. Either the responder forgets to put in his or her name, or the handwriting is illegible. It’s common practice to suggest that couples put a discreet number on each reply card, and then match that number to a specific guest. So, if Aunt Betty is number 1, you make sure...

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OneWed’s Super New Wedding Pre-Party Marries Wedding Planning And Social Networking!

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At long last, we have launched the coolest technology ever for brides, grooms, the wedding party, and guests. Our brand new, first-of-its-kind, Wedding Social Network, Wedding Pre-Party, is about to rock your world, ladies and gentleman! To create OneWed’s Wedding Pre-Party, we had to play cupid… Social Networking and Wedding Planning were both shot by cupid’s arrow, became instantly smitten with one another, and walked down the aisle, ‘til death do they part. With our...

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