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The Minimony: A Popular Alternative to Postponing Your Wedding

minimony: Newlywed couple dancing while surrounded by smiling guests

Recent times have shown us that even with everything booked, nothing is ever completely certain. With a lingering coronavirus pandemic and a move towards embracing change, some couples are switching from a traditional wedding ceremony to a minimony instead.

But what is a minimony? And why are they so popular? Let’s take a look at this fun new twist on a wedding ceremony.
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Our Best Elopement Ideas to Help You Tie the Knot Your Way

Elopement ideas: Couple looking at the Eiffel tower

When you’re ready to marry the one you love and don’t want the pressure or hassle of planning a large, traditional wedding, an elopement might be the perfect solution for you. Read on to discover our favorite elopement ideas, plus some do’s and don’ts to help you plan the perfect elopement you’ll remember forever. 
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Rehearsal Dinner Ideas to Help You Host in Style

Rehearsal dinner ideas invitation

Your rehearsal dinner should be a relaxing moment after the bustle of wedding planning and before the busy-ness of your big day. It’s where you bring your wedding party and family together to enjoy each other’s company before the main event. Plan a dining experience your guests will love with this collection of our best rehearsal dinner ideas. 
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How To Create a Wedding Budget for Your Dream Day

Wedding budget: Coins inside closed jar

Setting a wedding budget can seem like a daunting task. You might have no idea how much it will cost, how long you’ll need to save, or how to manage your expenses to achieve the results you want. Aside from the hard costs of the wedding itself, there are also many other components that add to your wedding budget, including beauty treatments, bridal party gifts, and transportation. 

If you’re not sure where to start, don’t worry. This guide offers an easy way to figure out your wedding fund, including a wedding budget breakdown that’ll help you plan the celebration of your dreams.
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20 Creative and Inspiring Engagement Party Ideas

Engagement party ideas: simple engagement party invitation with a flower

Congratulations, you’re engaged! Whether or not you’ve shared the news yet, it’s time to start planning your engagement celebration. If you’re looking for fun, creative themes and activities, these engagement party ideas are sure to inspire you.
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How To Plan the Perfect Wedding Rehearsal

Wedding rehearsal: Aisle with white flowers and chairs

Most performers don’t jump straight into a live show. They practice and get their bearings at a rehearsal. The same is true for weddings. A wedding rehearsal can help prepare you for the real ceremony while giving you an exciting glimpse at what’s to come. To help you prep like a pro, here’s everything you need to know for your wedding rehearsal. 
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How To Plan the Perfect Backyard Wedding

Backyard wedding: Mint green leaves wedding invitation

If you want to get married in a place that truly feels like home, a backyard wedding could be the perfect choice. In this guide, you’ll learn why backyard weddings are a wonderful idea and how to map out your big day must-haves. Plus, we’ll share some ideas (including themes and activities) to help you create the most memorable celebration ever. 
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How To Plan the Micro Wedding of Your Dreams

Micro Wedding: married couple standing

Much like the tiny home trend, micro weddings are here to stay. These small-scale celebrations include only your closest loved ones, creating an intimate atmosphere that brings together those who matter most to you. It’s no surprise that they’re becoming increasingly popular — especially for couples who don’t want to postpone their wedding. 

Whether you’ve always wanted a micro wedding or you’re considering it due to the pandemic, here’s our ultimate guide on how to have an unforgettable day on a smaller scale. 
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Wedding Thank You Card Wording Ideas to Inspire You

wedding thank you card wording: A rose gold card with brown envelope thank you card

Your wedding day is filled with love, joy, and the company of your closest friends and family who help transform it into a magical day. So, it’s only natural to want to send them a thank you note for everything they’ve done. Here’s how to perfect your wedding thank you card wording for sweet, heartfelt, and personalized messages of gratitude. 
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17 Bridal Shower Games Your Guests Will Genuinely Love

Bridal shower games: Girls having fun at bridal shower

Planning a bridal shower is a special time. You’re in charge of an event that celebrates the bride-to-be, brings her loved ones together, and creates a sense of excitement ahead of the big day. Keep your party guests entertained and raving about your celebration with these 17 fun and memorable bridal shower games.
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