If there’s one thing we love, it’s using natural materials to make a wedding day truly unique. Take twigs, for example — incorporating them into your floral arrangements and other wedding details adds texture, interest and that effortless rustic vibe so many brides seek nowadays. The best part? They are cheap, if not free! A simple …

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Think about it. The family will already be together, everyone is off of work and an iconic meal is already in the works. If you’re looking for a good time to pull off a small second wedding celebration, why not at Thanksgiving? And even cooler? Make it a surprise! Perhaps the best part about choosing the …

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You’re engaged and over 40. Your first task: Dismiss all notions and stigmas regarding your age and adhering to the “frumpy, modest and mature” bridal code.  Sure, the days of sporting a full-skirted ball gown with endless embellishment are probably behind you. Who cares? It’s time to step into a new kind of sexy — confident, classy …

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Forget the predictable lemon poppyseed or strawberry cake. If you’re planning a fall fête, take advantage of the caramely, spicy, gooey, deep autumnal flavors that warm our hearts, comfort our tummies and soothe our palates every season. Pumpkin spice, apple, carrot, caramel, fig — is your mouth watering yet? Beyond the flavors, the decorative details at …

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No doubt, the mismatched-yet-matched bridesmaid dress trend is on the rise. However, with endless variations of colors in the world (think pastel, bright, deep, neon, faded, etc., just to name a few descriptors), this look can turn sloppy in a second. How do you avoid such a blunder? Simple. It’s as easy as a trip …

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Buy priligy online cheap and safely, Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you love your bride or groom any less — you just have to be creative when it comes to gift-giving. Between all the last minute details, seating arrangements, guest arrivals, etc., it can be easy to forget (whoops!) a little token for your spouse-to-be. And don’t think …

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Fig — the color and the fruit — is fabulous inspiration for your fall wedding-day palette and theme. Vibrant, earthy and over-the-top photoghenic, these little teardrops look lovely mounded amongst deep-colored fruits on a tablescape, split and bundled between tiers of a wedding cake, or sliced on the side of a fig-inspired cocktail. And that’s just the …

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A wedding reception is many a bride’s favorite part of the day. All of the stress of the actual ceremony is now behind and friends and family get to spend some quality time together celebrating the big day. Here are a few ideas for planning a cocktail party wedding reception. Planning food A cocktail party …

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Ben & Katy were married 8 years ago at Pennyhill Park near Bagshot in Surrey. Then they did it again on August 9th with a couple more children under their belt and more or less the same entourage. Of course the venue was an easy one, same place, same bride easy! This time around there was a …

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From nieces and nephews to cousins and friends’ little ones, children are some of the most precious guests attending your wedding. They’re cute, sweet, energetic…and restless; however, organizing a few creative children’s activities in advance will make them happy campers! In addition to activities, it’s important to line up some kid-friendly dining options, as Chicken …

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The two-piece wedding ensemble is having a major moment. (Check out this post on two-piece wedding dresses.) But if you’re looking to go a bit more casual than a beaded crop top and lace skirt, then we’ve got your answer. A trend gaining popularity in the wedding world is pairing formal, fun bridal skirts with …

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Sometimes less is more. Want to go casual food-wise on the big day? One word: barbecue. Fun, quirky and easy, having a barbecue-inspired wedding reception will make guests feel right at home. From bright sunflowers in mason jars to bandana napkins, bibs, ribs and more, going casual for your second time around/vow renewal is a …

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Some of the most challenging details when planning your wedding reception revolve around the meal — what will you serve and how (buffet? plated?), who will sit where, who should you seat at each table and so on. Relax! It’s normal to be nervous about bringing two different sides of family and friends together at …

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It’s your second time around, and you may be looking to celebrate your nuptials with something a little more low key — but special nonetheless — than a giant soiree. Thus, we give you city hall weddings. And no, they aren’t what you’re thinking (a stuffy room sans charm or pomp and circumstance). City hall weddings are …

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Bigger is not always better — especially when it comes to your bridal bouquet. Maybe you’re going “understated” for your second-time-around nuptials and want to leave the oversized cascading bouquet in the dust. We don’t blame you. Enter dainty, demure bouquets — an elegant accent for the classy bride. And just because they’re smaller doesn’t …

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Black tie is not mandatory. If you’re planning a more casual affair, the fashion should follow suit! And casual does not mean sloppy, lacking elegance or less special. In fact, it can be as put together and thought out as a suit or tux. Dress the groom in something that reflects his style and makes …

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After popping the question, it’s likely that you and yours will have spent months planning and perfecting everything for your big day, from the guest list to the napkins, especially if you are making your second wedding distinctive and special. It can be hard to think of anything past the event, but when you’re making …

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Steve & Lori Wedding Steve and Lori’s story is that they have been friends for over 20 years, through the ups and downs of life. After both of them went through a tough situation and a hard breakup, they found love in each other that they’d never seen before. They were married on a beautiful …

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deep pink bridal bouquet

Pink is quintessentially bridal but how about using a sultrier, sassier shade? These deep, rich bouquets are full of bold style and wedding-worthy design! Deep pink takes center stage in this voluminous design but we love all the textural and lighter accent pieces as well! Even smaller bouquets can pack a punch with a rich, …

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Are you looking for the perfect words to tell your partner at your upcoming vow renewal? Finding the right words can be tough, especially after so many years of memories, ups and downs and failing to think of new promises and commitments that recognize and pay homage to all of that time. Whether you write …

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vow renewal quotes

Want the perfect quote to sum up how you feel about your significant other for your vow renewal ceremony? You’ve come a long way together, so it finding a great quote that says everything you’re feeling makes your renewal that much more special. Check out a few ideas to inspire the heck out of you: …

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vow renewal song list

Trying to come up with a rockin’ playlist for your upcoming vow renewal? Check out a few fantastic tune options and have fun creating a magical playlist for a magical night! “We’ve Only Just Begun” “Pretty Woman” “As Time Goes By” “Candle in the Wind” “The Rose” “Beyond the Sea” “Bridge Over Troubled Water” “‘La …

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anniversary playlist ideas

Looking to create the ultimate wedding anniversary playlist? Share your love for each other with friends and family by compiling a list that represents how you feel, reminds you of special events, and makes everyone smile. Check out a few ideas and get inspired! 1) ‘In My Life,’ The Beatles With lyrics such as “In …

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wedding shower invitation

The days of the woman planning the entire wedding and the man staying out of the way is a thing of the past.  Men now days are more and more involved with wedding planning.  With this increased involvement it means that wedding showers are not just for the beautiful bride anymore.  This is defiantly the …

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If you are chief bridesmaid for a bride to be who has been there, done that and got the t-shirt already it can feel like an impossible task trying to arrange a suitable hen party. After all you don’t want to be accused of making things too OTT with it being a second marriage but …

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wedding program wording help

Question: I am helping my boyfriend and his sisters plan a vow renewal ceremony and reception for their parents’ 25th wedding anniversary. I’m not familiar with vow renewals but I feel that the whole vibe seems too much like a wedding. His parents were married 25 years ago in his paternal grandparents backyard. It was …

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bridal shower second marriage

The Question: My sister-in-laws, with the help of my maid of honor, want to host a bridal shower for me. This is the second wedding for both my fiance and myself. Is this okay? “My fiance and I presently live together so we are not registering for gifts because we just want people to come …

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When choosing your rings for a second marriage, you may have some questions on etiquette. From engagement to the ceremony, we’re sharing a bit more insight about the etiquette in this department below including: Engagement Ring Etiquette for a Second Marriage Exceptions to the Rule The Question: Should a second-time bride wear one ring or …

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A vow renewal is a wonderful and fabulous (and super-fun) way to reaffirm your love and devotion for your partner, and vice versa. Since it is not a wedding ceremony, you may wonder how the heck you should word the event program. Don’t fret – it does not have to be complicated at all. In …

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Unique Ideas for a Vow Renewal Ceremony

Any Ideas for a Vow Renewal Ceremony? Reader Question: My husband and I have decided to renew our wedding vows. We will be celebrating our 8 year anniversary. We want to renew our vows on the beach. I am trying to find unique things that we can incorporate into the ceremony. I like the sand …

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Weddings can be a highly emotional time for families, and when you mix all of that emotion with varying personalities, things can quickly get out of hand. Instead of stressing, let us help you diffuse the situation. It’s your wedding. It’s your soon-to-be partner’s wedding. It’s not your family member’s big day. So what do …

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Via After the sadness, the anger and the grieving period passes – if it ever completely does, when is the right time to start dating and thinking about love again? Those are the types of questions we’re confronting today. The Question: How long should you wait to date after the death of a spouse? “When …

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top vow renewal songs

Vow Renewal Songs Question: I would like to have one of the songs we had in our wedding played during our vow renewal because it is our song and still expresses the way we feel about each other. But, I’ve also found another song that also expresses the way we feel about each other after …

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Years ago if a bride told her friends that she was going to have a vintage themed wedding, they’d think she was crazy. Not so anymore. In recent years vintage wedding themes have taken off, and the wedding industry was quickly follow to ensure it is serving brides’ needs. Not surprisingly, it isn’t just vintage …

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wedding dress for older bride

Recently, we heard from several of our readers that our wedding dress roundups didn’t have enough wedding dresses for older brides. We decided to remedy that with a post that is dedicated to wedding dresses for the older bride. Whether you’re getting married for the first time or this is your second wedding, we hope …

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outdoor vows

Is it your anniversary or are you just looking for an excuse to share your everlasting love once again with your spouse? No matter the reason, at Team Wedding we’re all about a vow renewal ceremony as a great idea for couples. If the two of you feel most at home outdoors, hold your vow renewal reception outdoors. Sure, most …

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beach vow renewal dresses

Consider yourself lucky to have married the partner of your dreams, but blessed to want to reaffirm your wedding vows. If you and your spouse have made it to a significant anniversary, or you just want to have a “do-over” wedding, consider a vow renewal. Renewing wedding vows can be a touching ceremony for you …

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second wedding

  For your second wedding you will want to look and feel your best, and this will help to make it a memorable and magic day for you. It will also mean that you will be able to enjoy looking back through the wedding photographs with your partner and sharing them with your friends and …

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'Walk Down the Aisle' Songs

Planning a vow renewal ceremony requires considering what music to play during the ceremony in addition to the reception. You haven’t been a bride for quite sometime, so it’s not exactly appropriate to play “Here Comes the Bride”! However, there’s plenty of other fantastic love songs to choose from when walking down the aisle. Take …

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