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8 Crazy-Cool Places You Can Actually Get Married

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Sure, you could get married in a ballroom -- but you certainly don't have to. From a clock tower to an old flour mill, we rounded up some of the most awe-inspiring places across the country to get married. In Front of a Dinosaur Skeleton  Where to find it: Fernbank Museum of Natural History in Atlanta... read more

9 Ways To Make Your Outdoor Wedding Feel Intimate

The major perks of an outdoor wedding include the limitlessly high ceilings at your reception and the naturally beautiful backdrops for your ceremony. The trick is to define that open space into areas that still feel intimate and inviting. A decorated gateway leading to the ceremony seating or twinkling bistro lights over the dinner tables break up the great outdoors into... read more

18 Things You Can Use For A Card Box At Your Reception

For your guests who come bearing gifts you'll want to create a pretty spot for them to unload your registry picks and honeyfund checks. A cute card box is a way to add personality to the gift table-- just match it to your reception style by choosing the right type of container.... read more

9 Sweetheart Chair Ideas Fit For A King and Queen

One more way to feel special on your wedding day? Cute and coordinating chairs for the two of you at the reception. Think about it: a pair of ornate and eye-catching armchairs to play-up a regal theme or choose a romantic love seat so you guys don't have to be apart (even by a few... read more

11 Ways To Turn Wine Corks Into Wedding Decor

Wine corks are like buttons, old books and vintage photos -- they're collectible (read: inexpensive), perfect for crafts, and make for fun wedding details too! Use them for the little extras like escort card stands and boutonniere flair or for larger scale wedding signs and keepsake guest book. Whether you're at the vineyard... read more

Steal This Bright Idea (Lamp Centerpieces!)

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Here's an easy way to light up your reception tables if you're going for a mood lit ambiance: centerpiece lamps! They're the perfect alternative (or complement) to traditional flowers. Look below and you'll see that there are endless style options too. For a chic modern vibe, stick to monochromatic black-and-white, for something more rustic choose... read more

These Groomsmen Surprised Everyone With a Classic ‘N Sync Dance (Watch!)

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You can plan every detail of your reception, but there's no way to know if a group of guests, the groom or the bridesmaids are going to jump on the dance floor and shock you with a surprise performance (unless you're a part of it from the beginning, like this... read more

10 Steps to a Fun After-Party (That Won’t Break the Bank)

Keep the party going after the flower girl has passed out and the band has packed up. Nail down a few key plans for a smooth transition from the reception to late night. First, look at your guest list to determine what kind of after-party you should have: Is your bridal party full of up-all-night... read more

9 Ways To Pull Off A Modern Regal Wedding Style

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Regal is all in the details! Create a sophisticated reception style by layering shimmery and feminine extras on a foundation of crisp whites and gray. Luxe details to steal now: sheer sequin tablecloths over simple linens, artistic paper flowers paired with silver branches and monochromatic centerpieces that ooze lushness. See nine ways to capture a... read more

11 Gorgeous Centerpieces With Fruit

Use fruit in your centerpieces to stay on budget for reception decor. DIY your cocktail hour centerpieces or fill out dinner table floral arrangements with pretty fruit details. Like flowers, fruit comes in a vibrant range of pretty colors -- just think about all the colors we name after fruit (lemon yellow, peach, apple green...)!... read more
A stylish exit is the exclamation point to a great wedding day, not to mention your last chance to drive home your personal style. Take full advantage of this opportunity.When it comes to your getaway transportation, get creative: Drive away in a vintage car decorated with bright flowers; toss your hair into the wind on a moped; or jump into a sleek, stylish sports car. And don't forget that "Just Married" sign.
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