Brides and Bouquets 2021

12 Stories • Available January 2021
Split Ceremony Wedding Gifts

Split Ceremony Wedding Gifts

Dear Annie: What's the correct etiquette for giving gifts for "reverse order" weddings? I have seen several times where a couple will first have a small civil ceremony to get married without the i

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A Fresh Forever

A Fresh Forever

Brides and grooms are looking for a fresh start in 2021. For nearly a year, weddings have been small, on hold or held virtually. But that doesn't mean couples aren't looking ahead to their big

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To Marry Or Not To Marry? That Is The Question

To Marry Or Not To Marry? That Is The Question

With half of marriages ending in divorce, can we still call it a "sacred bond"? Or is it "just a piece of paper"? Is living together a way to test a relationship? Or a way to avoid responsibiliti

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Futuristic Personality For Weddings

Futuristic Personality For Weddings

Weddings are no different from any other industry that needs solutions to challenges, and now the tech side of marriage is being addressed. That's why I support this woman's work. (SET ITAL)

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The History Of Wedding Traditions

The History Of Wedding Traditions

What comes to mind when you hear the word "wedding"? Is it the white dress? The first dance? The flowers? Couples face plenty of decisions when planning a wedding, but they also remain bound by t

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Wedding Gown Trends 2021

Wedding Gown Trends 2021

For 2021 bridal gowns, wedding fashion designers have delivered romantic gowns and fun, flirty dresses that are (SET ITAL)just(END ITAL) what we need to boost our spirits. Brides are all too happ

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High, Low, ‘ha’

High, Low, ‘ha’

When it comes to remembering weddings, most guests will only remember the displays of joy and love shared between the couple as they joined in matrimony. However, it's likely that, behind the sce

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Virtual Wedding Activities

Virtual Wedding Activities

Back when COVID-19 was supposed to be a flash in the pan, many couples delayed their weddings until we, inevitably, "rounded the corner." However, we've rounded so many corners that we're almost

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Fuss-free Weddings

Fuss-free Weddings

Who says you have to have a big or elaborate wedding? Many couples are choosing to elope or get married at the local courthouse. It's a popular choice, especially during the pandemic. "I think

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Honeymooning -- In Spite Of It

Honeymooning -- In Spite Of It

Although the pandemic has changed many wedding plans, loving couples are still having virtual ceremonies, intimate gatherings and even private couple- and officiant-only affairs. 2020 changed a

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Etiquette Of An E-wedding

Etiquette Of An E-wedding

As states and towns turned dials on limits of people who could gather outdoors and indoors, brave couples grabbed the safety bar as if on a rollercoaster and took the ride toward nuptials that s

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Wedding Showers

Wedding Showers

There are so many festivities surrounding the marriage celebration: wedding showers, bachelor parties, the rehearsal dinner, the reception ... With so many parties, it can be hard to keep each on

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