• Brides Tell Venue Secrets

    Both shocking and sweet, find out real brides' wedding venue confessions. 

  • beach elopement

    Whether you decide to spend your wedding budget on the trip of a lifetime (for two!) or save your pennies and take a trip to city hall instead, get inspired by these romantic elopements. 

  • backyard wedding

    Spiff up the backyard and polish the furniture: One of the best places to say "I do" is where you feel most relaxed — at home. We've found three dream weddings that are filled with romance and unique personal touches.

  • wedding bounce house

    Make your wedding stand out from the rest by adding a few of these ideas your guests will love.

  • There's something so effortlessly romantic about an outdoor wedding ceremony. Whether you choose a garden, a beach, or a yard, the natural elements will serve as your décor. Here, get ideas from some of the most stunning outdoor ceremonies we've ever seen.

  • You’ll be showered with happy wedding day wishes, but you don’t need to settle for the traditional rice toss. Set up a trendy toss bar made special with a few of these novel ideas.

  • If you’re stuck in a vow-writing rut and need some inspiration — or you just can’t say no to a good love story — be assured that these couples' "I dos" will blow you away!

  • Tying the knot in a religious ceremony? These poignant Bible scriptures about love are not only ideal for wedding readings and quote signage, but you'll also want to turn to them throughout your marriage.

  • Searching for a ceremony reading that you and your guests haven't already heard a hundred times before? Put your personal stamp on the proceedings with a pop culture reference that perfectly sums up your relationship! We've compiled some unique options from TV shows, movies, and songs. You could also incorporate these passages into your marriage vows instead.

  • In addition to writing your own marriage vows, selecting readings that ring true to the two of you is another way to make your ceremony even more meaningful. From popular contemporary novels to beloved classic literature, humorous children's readings to heartfelt poetry, we've gathered some of the most inspiring passages for newlyweds to include on their big day.