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Hello everyone! This is Diane Forden, Editor in Chief of Bridal Guide magazine. Let me congratulate all of you brides-to-be out there on your engagement. You must be so excited to be planning your wedding and well, maybe you’re a bit overwhelmed and anxious, too. That’s why I’m here to help. I’d like to know what’s on your mind, what questions you may have, what’s bothering you and what you like and don’t like about the whole wedding planning process. So please write, let me know your thoughts and ask any questions.

Inside the New Issue

Congratulations, brides-to-be! Perhaps some of you are newly engaged, while others are well into the throes of wedding planning... READ MORE

March 25, 2014

The Hottest Wedding Trends for Spring

It may still be a bit brisk in your neck of the woods, but spring is officially here, and wedding season will soon be in full bloom... READ MORE

March 24, 2014

Etiquette Q&A: "Should We Have a Cash Bar?"

Editor-in-chief Diane Forden answers a reader's biggest etiquette question... READ MORE

March 14, 2014

Get Personal: Ribbon-Ready DIY Projects

Rejoice, DIY brides! Personalizing your wedding has just become even more fun and creative thanks to the Epson LabelWorks Printable Ribbon Kit ... READ MORE

March 11, 2014

Personalized Gifts: One-of-a-Kind Illustrations

If you’re looking for a great gift idea, as well as a unique way to add a personal touch to your wedding, check out these pretty, hand-painted wine glasses from Sam Designs... READ MORE

February 6, 2014

Romancing the Rose: Top Floral Trends

Perhaps no other flower is as synonymous with weddings as the rose... READ MORE

February 3, 2014

Wedding Trends from HGTV's Tiffany Brooks

Before winning HGTV Star, this Chicago-based, talented working mom started her own design firm, “You and Your Décor Interiors + Design” in 2007 with a mission to create stunning environments for her clients. Here, Tiffany shares some of her top trends and tips for weddings this year... READ MORE

January 24, 2014

Etiquette Q&A: "Do I Need to Pay for My Bridesmaids' Hair and Make-up?"

Editor-in-chief Diane Forden answers a reader's biggest etiquette question... READ MORE

January 24, 2014

Inside the New Issue

It may be a cold January, but our March/April 2014 issue — filled with the year’s most beautiful bridal gowns, along with planning advice and inspiring reception ideas — will have you thinking spring in no time!... READ MORE

January 21, 2014

Deck the Halls: Holiday Décor from Preston Bailey

‘Tis the season for fun, parties, love, and laughter, and for those of you who may be planning a winter wedding next year or a gathering of all your loved ones this year, you’re sure to be inspired by these amazing ideas from celebrity event designer Preston Bailey... READ MORE

December 18, 2013

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