Anja Winikka

I just got married this spring in Tucson, Arizona. Having worked at for seven years, I couldn't have been more prepared (or overly-prepared!) to plan my wedding. Follow my wedding planning here!

Sexy “Morning After” Photo Shoots — Hot New Trend?

Add another to the bucket list of unique wedding photography ideas, some couples are asking their photographers to document the morning, day or week following the wedding -- like in a sexy way... > 10 wedding photos we can't believe are real > 50 must-have photos for your album > Wedding... read more

Taylor Swift Is A Wedding Crasher

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Apparently Taylor Swift and boyfriend Conner Kennedy have some wedding etiquette skills to brush up on. The Boston Herald is reporting that Taylor Swift and her new boyfriend Conner Kennedy attended the wedding of Kyle Kennedy to Liam Kerr -- against the wishes of Kyle's mother, Victoria Gifford Kennedy. According to the Herald:... read more

Don’t Want to Mess Up Your Engagement Ring? Wrap It With A Rubber

To say that I get a lot of email pitches from wedding companies would be a massive understatement (from hotel openings on exotic islands to strange wedding favors I can't imagine anyone would ever want). But today a rather innocuous email subject line -- "Ring Protector" -- gave me pause, and I clicked on it.... read more

Jennifer Aniston’s Ring Lookalike (We Think!)

Word on the street is that Jennifer Aniston's engagement ring is an 8-carat emerald-cut diamond ring with tapered baguette diamonds on either side. Wowsers! We pulled a lookalike from Ivanka Trump Fine Jewelry Collection worth over $100K! (Check out the rock on my hand.) Plus see the photos behind Arizona's mega wedding and find out... read more

Bride Avoids Mirrors For The Entire Year Before Her Wedding

Losing weight for the wedding, manicures, facials -- all common parts to a bridal beauty regimen. But Kjerstin Gruys, 29, used her wedding as an excuse to focus on beautifying herself from the inside -- by not looking in the mirror at herself for a full year. The idea came to her after having... read more

Dressed As Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Couple Renews Vows

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Disney weddings and proposals are undoubtedly popular -- but UK couple Julie Webb-Flint and her husband Jason, took their love of Disney to a whole new level when they decided to renew their vows in full Mickey and Minnie Mouse costumes. Guests arrived dressed for the occasion as well. According to "Guests... read more

WATCH: Astrologist Plans Her Future Wedding (Without a Groom) and More Wedding News of the Week

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Every Friday, I'll bring you the craziest, funniest, wedding-est news stories of the week!

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5 Siblings Marrying Today in Mega Wedding!

Put it on the books, TLC. The Waldie family plans to marry off five of their eight children today in Mesa, Arizona in what reporters are calling a "Mega Wedding." According to the East Valley Tribune: "The Waldie siblings -- Emily, 28; Bradford, 26; Sydney, 25; Walker, 24; and Brooke, 20 — were... read more

Most Adventurous Honeymoon Spot? Vote!

Yesterday, we asked you to vote on your favorite romantic honeymoon hot spot (Bora Bora here we come!). Today, it's all about adventure! read more

Most Romantic Honeymoon Spot? Vote!

We rounded up the hottest new honeymoon spots for 2012 -- and now we want to know what YOU think! Let's start with most romantic... read more
Escort cards are extremely easy to personalize and an excellent way to bring in your wedding day colors -- from calligraphed seating cards set atop a textured linen to apples tagged with each guest's name or small personalized bundles of lavender tied off with string. Other ways to display escort cards: Pin them to a clothesline, post them on a board covered in color-coordinated ribbon, or incorporate them into your cocktail hour using personalized stirrers tagged with guests' names.
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