About the author: Kristin Koch From: Chicago, IL Favorite celebrity wedding: Carolyn Besette Kennedy and JFK Jr. (everything about them and their wedding was perfect) Veil or no veil: Veil--just for the ceremony. One thing I would never leave home without: my iPhone Piece I look forward to every week: “Honeymoon Hot Spot"

Glamp Honeymoons for Matthew McConaughey & Camila Alves

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves WeddingMatthew McConaughey and Camila Alves
Keeping with the theme of Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves' "glamping" wedding, we put together a list of honeymoon-worthy spots the nature-loving couple would love. read more

Guess Where Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Decided to Honeymoon!

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan at their May 20 WeddingPhoto: LA Times
If money were no object and you could go anywhere in the world, where would you honeymoon? Not since William and Kate headed to the Seychelles, have we been this excited to find out a couple's honeymoon destination, and we've had a lot of fun guessing where the Facebook's founder and his new wife would... read more

The First Year of Marriage: What to Expect

Wedding Cake for BreakfastWedding Cake for Breakfast
Tons of books professing to hold the secrets to a happy marriage come across my desk, but rarely do I get one that actually shows newlywed life like it is in all its imperfect perfection. Wedding Cake for Breakfast: Essays on the Unforgettable First Year of Marriage is filled with real couples' accounts of their... read more

Honeymoon Hotspot: Cumberland Island, Georgia

honeymoon destinationCumberland Island, GA
If you really want to get away from it all and unplug, head to Georgia's southernmost barrier island. There won't be other tourists cramping your newlywed style -- just nature, the beach and you two. The charming spot embodies the same understated elegance as its most famous guests -- Carolyn Besette-Kennedy and JFK Jr., who... 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.
see more