In this week's Ask the Wedding Maven a bride writes in upset about her rather controlling mother. Is the mother over-the-top or is the bride a bit of a brat? Read the column and come back and let us know whose side you're on! If you need wedding ...

Dear Maven, I'm going nuts, because my mom is trying to take over my entire wedding, She decided she wants assigned seats for her list, none of my friends are going to have assigned seats or the groom’s family, but her guests are going to have assigned seats ...

"Renee Plastique" recently sent me a copy of her hilarious book Mothers-In-Law Do Everything Wrong: M.I.L.D.E.W.. I LOVE it because, well, I have a bit of a MILDEW problem. But, what's great about the book is that some of the anecdotes in it actually ...

In this week's Ask the Experts, a bride wonders how to make her mother feel better about not being able to pay for part of the wedding. Read what the experts have to say, and learn a surprising statistic about who pays for what in most weddings! Do you ...

Ask the Experts gives you a chance to have all 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 in with what she thinks is a "mother-in-law disaster." Her future mother-in-law has ...

Ask the Experts is your chance to get your wedding questions answered by a panel of wedding professionals. If you have a question, write the panel at asktheexperts@onewed.com This week a bride writes: I'm having a Destination wedding in Florida in the height of the summer. We ...

This weekend is Mother's Day so naturally it has me wondering, how involved is your mom with your wedding? Is her involvement helpful or not so much? What about your mother-in-law? Is she being helpful? By the way, if you still haven't bought presents for either your mom ...

Dear Wedding Maven, I’m a newly engaged woman. My fiancé and I have not decided on our bridesmaids, maid of honor, groomsmen and best man. My mother is very demanding and controlling. She wants to be the mother of the bride as well as the maid of honor. I ...

Special to OneWed from Robbin Montero of A Dream Wedding One of the biggest hurdles for parents planning a child's wedding is that thirty years may have passed since the parent last planned a wedding. To say things have changed in that time is an understatement. Back then, brides ...

This week, the Wedding Maven answers a hair-raising question about a bridesmaid and her personal appearance. What do you think? Other than the dress, should you have a say in how your bridesmaids look at your wedding? If you need wedding advice, or have a question about relationships, etiquette or ...

Dear Wedding Maven, My fiancé and I were planning to have a small, intimate destination wedding and then a reception with all our friends and family when we returned home. We made this very clear to everyone. My future mother in law unilaterally decided to double the size of our ...

Dear Wedding Maven, My daughter’s friend is hosting a bridal shower for my daughter. The shower is scheduled to be at the friend’s house. Invitations have gone out. We have just learned that this friend’s mother is dying – she’s been given four weeks to live (which ...

Dear Wedding Maven, My brother is getting married. I have already agreed to be a bridesmaid in the wedding. But, my husband and I just found out that I will be about 8 months pregnant then. Should I drop out? I’m puzzled about how I would order a dress ...

Dear Wedding Maven, For immigration reasons, my fiancé and I had a civil ceremony last year. Because our church has certain requirements before performing a wedding, we couldn’t do our church ceremony at the same time. We do not consider ourselves married. Our actual wedding, a religious wedding ceremony ...

In this week’s column, the Wedding Maven answers a question about family members who are less than kind. Dear Wedding Maven, I am getting married in October for the second time, and I remember what my family did days before my first wedding. My mother and sister are a ...

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a sad question about a bridal shower that may be upstaged by a death in the family. Do you need wedding advice? Have a question about wedding traditions, wedding etiquette, or relationships? Write The Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com.

In this week's column the Wedding Maven answers a question from a would-be-bridesmaid, who is a soon-to-be mother. Do you have a question about wedding related traditions, etiquette, or relationships? Do you need advice about a sticky wedding situation? Write the Wedding Maven at weddingmaven@onewed.com, we're ...

The interfering mother-in-law seems like an old-fashioned stereotype. But, unfortunately for the bride in this week's column, it's a reality, and it's leaving her with a big problem, 20 extra wedding guests. Do you have a question about wedding-related traditions, etiquette, or relationships? Write The Wedding Maven ...

In this week's column, the Wedding Maven answers a question about how to handle relatives who are not sitting on the bride's side. Do you have a question about wedding relationships, etiquette or traditions? Write The Wedding Maven at onewedmaven@gmail.com

Happy Monday Savvy Scoopers! Last week we saw some fabulous shoes from Mary Norton, but I also really loved the purses in her bridal collection. I know we’ve seen some other posts on purses, but personally, I don’t see the need for the bride to carry a purse ...