Tips + Tricks

  • Before you even say "I do," you're also saying "I do" to his mom. Five situations--and their solutions--are revealed.

  • Adhere to these guidelines and make sure your wedding is a hit for you and your guests.

  • It's easy to get into sticky situations--especially when you're about to wed. Brides dish on their etiquette nightmares, and we help you avoid 'em.

  • Bridezilla? I don't think so. Before you catch yourself in a jam, learn the seven behaviors that can get your bridal behind in trouble.

  • Tips on how to make your event extra special and totally you!

  • There seem to be a million details to planning your wedding. Here, we list items you can safely and cleverly save on without anyone noticing a thing.

  • Timing, troubleshooting and other advice you'll need to hire wedding professionals like a pro.

  • What do you do when a storm destroys your reception site before the wedding or your florist goes out of business? Use our calamity-proofing guide.

  • Meddling moms, diva bridesmaids, outlaw in-laws: learn how to manage everyone without losing your cool.

  • Good fortune is smiling on you. Here's your chance to share it with guests! Find out how to incorporate three symbols of luck into your wedding.