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These 4 Couples Got Engaged at the Boston Marathon (With 2 Finish Line Proposals Included!)

During the Boston Marathon yesterday, it was all about spreading love — literally. Because last year’s bombings had an enormous impact on survivor’s relationships (including The Knot Dream Wedding couple Rebekah Gregory and Pete DiMartino), four sweet couples got engaged during the marathon! Keep clicking to see each couple’s photo — but as a warning, you may need a tissue or two for some happy tears!

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Greg Picklesimer and Carla White

Greg proposed to Carla after he finished the marathon and told CBS Boston, "After last year I realized the people you love and your life can be taken so easily, so quickly. I didn't want to lose that so I decided to come back and seal the deal."

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Boston Marathon bombings survivor got married at Fenway Park (watch!)

A Biltmore Estate wedding in Asheville, North Carolina

An at-home wedding in Aspen, Colorado

See Katherine Webb’s Bridesmaid Dress Pick (and Get the Look!)

Looks like Katherine Webb's bridesmaids are going to be pretty in pink -- and pink gemstones! The former Miss Alabama USA and reality star posted a picture of her strapless pink belted Sherri Hill bridesmaid dress choice on Instagram with the caption: "Seriously, my bridesmaids are going to look AMAZING tho @sherrihill."... read more

This Wedding Is All-Out Nautical –> See The Photos!

Jamie & Ryan | Harrison Studio | The Knot Blog
When Ryan met Jamie (a member of the college sailing team), he told her that she was the most "nautical" person he knew. So when it came to planning their wedding on the shores of Lake Michigan, the theme for the day was a no-brainer.  The two hired the talented planning and design team at Hey Gorgeous Events to... read more

Steal These Celebs’ Red Carpet Style With 5 Look-Alike Wedding Dresses

Taylor Swift: Getty / TheKnot.com
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We weren't alone when we saw tons of wedding-worthy gowns from red carpet events this year that would be perfect to walk down the aisle in. And now that Bridal Fashion Week gave us more than enough new (and gorgeous) choices to obsess over, we've rounded up five look-alike wedding dresses to create these stunning celebrity looks. Taylor Swift in Gucci... read more

Boston Marathon Bombings Survivor Got Married at Fenway Park (Watch!)

Even though Marc Fucarile lost his right leg in the Boston Marathon bombings last year, his childhood sweetheart and fiancee, Jen Regan, had one requirement when it came to marrying him: She wanted him to be able to dance on their wedding day. Marc is in a wheelchair most of the time, since he also... read more

8 Ways To Dress Your Bridesmaids in Floral Prints

Floral Print Bridesmaid Dresses | The Knot Blog
You know your bridesmaids don't have to wear solid colors, right? Once you've gotten over the idea that monochromatic bridesmaid dresses are your only option it will totally change your bridesmaid dress shopping experience. Floral printed bridesmaid dresses are easy to wear again -- plus they're unique and different. From the album: read more

Whoa. This DIY Wedding Day Emergency Kit Is Genius.

DIY wedding day emergency kit: 'A Casarella / TheKnot.com'A Casarella
This is probably one of the most useful, creative and equally cute wedding day emergency kits we've ever seen. Once you make your no-sew pin cushion lid (for those all-powerful safety pins!) fill a widemouthed mason jar with travel sized versions of toiletries, hotel sewing kits and handy problem solvers like stain wipes. Package it with a read more

J. Mendel Fall 2014 Wedding Dresses

J. Mendel Fall 2014 Wedding Dresses | Kurt Wilberding | The Knot Blog
Kurt Wilberding
The simple and chic aesthetic of J. Mendel's ready-to-wear aesthetic carries over to the bridal line with minimalist sheaths and luxe draping. This season's collection also features creative twists on the brand's classic silhouettes with eyelet, deep v-necks and brocade fabrics. Take a look at the entire inspired collection below! read more

Enchanted Atelier Fall 2014 Bridal Accessories

Enchanted Atelier Fall 2014 | The Knot Blog
Enchanted Atelier's line of bridal accessories has every adornment a bride could want, from the traditional floral, crystal hair pin to trendy, romantic lace masks, birdcage veils and jeweled headpieces fit for Coachella. With intricate beading and a vintage feel, there's an accessory for every type of style. Shoot credits: read more

Steven Birnbaum Spring 2015 Wedding Dresses

Steven Birnbaum Spring 2015 | The Knot Blog
Steven Birnbaum's latest collection of wedding dresses mixes classic, feminine silhouettes with more modern, trendy cuts for multi-dimensional designs that walk the line between flirtatious and sultry. Trendy features include high illusion necklines, collared dresses and elegant trumpet skirts.

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Accept that you might not actually be able to press pause on the compulsive wedding chatter. Hey, you're excited, and that's cool! But expecting one or two people to listen to all of it? Too much. Share the love. Spread the obsessing out over a wider circle of friends (that's what cubemates are for, right?) and space it out, so you can spare them all, including your fiance, from bride (that would be you) burnout.
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