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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.

Etiquette Q&A: "What Should We Write in Our Thank-You Notes?"

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

May 24, 2013

Inside the New Issue

Editor-in-Chief Diane Forden takes you on a tour through the pages of our July/August issue... READ MORE

May 21, 2013

Etiquette Q&A: "How Much Do I Have to Spend on a Wedding Gift?"

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

May 17, 2013

Cookie Cuteness: Sweet Treats for Your Guests

Edible treats and favors are always a hit with party guests... READ MORE

May 14, 2013

Wedding Q&A: "What Are Some Special Ways to Include My Mom?"

Diane Forden shares seven ways to make your mom the guest of honor at your wedding... READ MORE

May 10, 2013

Fabulous Jazz-Age Party Ideas

In just a few days, The Great Gatsby will arrive in movie theaters everywhere, and Gatsby-mania has been building for weeks... READ MORE

May 7, 2013

The Hottest Décor Trends for Summer 2013

The biggest wedding season, June through September, is right around the corner... READ MORE

April 16, 2013

Tips for a Happy Marriage from a Couple Married 61 Years

It’s every bride’s and groom’s dream on their wedding day to have a long and happy marriage... READ MORE

April 10, 2013

Wedding Q&A: Budget-Friendly Bachelorette Parties

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

April 5, 2013

Travel Must-Have: Power Up Your Devices On-The-Go

No one likes to run out of juice…on cell phones or iPads, that is. The frustration of not being connected and trying to find a place to re-charge (if you’re not at home) is maddening! Which is why I want to share one of my favorite new finds: FatCat’s PowerBar 9600.... READ MORE

April 4, 2013


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