Tips + Tricks

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    With prime wedding dates booking up quickly thanks to all of the pandemic rescheduled weddings, more and more couples are considering a weekday celebration. Here, industry pros share some of the important pros and cons to consider.

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    One benefit from pandemic weddings: new technology has emerged to amplify the guest experience and help every guest feel truly valued on the big day. Here, wedding planners and industry pros share their favorite ideas they've seen and developed.

  • bride groom signature cocktail

    Micro-weddings are on the rise, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's how to plan the intimate wedding of your dreams.

  • lemon wedding decorations

    The wedding watchwords right now: smaller, safer, and ever so special. Looking further ahead, planning takes an optimistic turn, with larger weddings later in the year, conditions permitting, and safety measures firmly in place.

  • Real bride Stephanie Fogg opens up about her bachelorette weekend in Nantucket during the Coronavirus pandemic and shares tips on how to have a great celebration in these unprecedented times. 

  • Bride and bridesmaids carrying puppies

    We could all use a little pick-me-up right now. Here are 25+ charming wedding ideas that are sure to put a smile on your face. 

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    Bridal Guide Editor-in-Chief Diane Forden responds to your wedding questions and provides expert advice on what to do if COVID-19 affects your big-day plans.


  • Woman on computer

    Stuck at home for the time being due to COVID-19 concerns? Take advantage of your increased at-home time to crank out some wedding-planning. 

  • Stressed bride

    With the ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19, here's what our spring brides need to know about postponing their weddings.

  • Bride and groom in a sunflower field

    Who knew the famed children's book author was filled with so much wedding-appropriate advice? Here are some of our favorite quotes to incorporate into your wedding.