I just got married this spring in Tucson, Arizona. Having worked at TheKnot.com for seven years, I couldn't have been more prepared (or overly-prepared!) to plan my wedding. Follow my wedding planning here!
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
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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
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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
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
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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 TheSun.co.uk: "Guests... read more
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7613http://blog.theknot.com/2012/08/11/watch-astrologist-plans-her-future-wedding-without-a-groom-and-more-wedding-news-of-the-week/http%3A%2F%2Fxotheknot.files.wordpress.com%2F2012%2F08%2F600_anjanews.jpg%3Fw%3D650http://s1.wp.com/wp-content/themes/vip/xotheknot/images/share-pinit-post.pngWATCH: Astrologist Plans Her Future Wedding (Without a Groom) and More Wedding News of the Weektheknot
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
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Investigate wedding blackout dates. Know ahead of time if your wedding date falls on the same day as a trade conference, charity walk, or other local event that could affect traffic and hotel room availability.