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How Long Is a Wedding Ceremony?

The answer to how long a typical wedding ceremony should be simple. But there are important things to consider, including the venue, guest participation, and the science of human attention.
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21 Ideas for Thoughtful Engagement Party Gifts in 2024 (That Aren't A Ring Dish)

If someone you know just got engaged, you may be wondering how you can celebrate them. Odds are they don't have a registry yet (which you'll likely go to for their wedding gift), so you're probably coming up with this engagement party gift without much guidance. With that in mind, we put together the below list of 23 unique engagement presents that the couple will love. No hate on the ring dish - just ask any friend who got married in the last few years and they probably received multiple of these (which is why we reluctantly include them as a bonus 24th idea if you needed it).
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The Ultimate Guide: What to Wear to Officiate a Wedding in 2024/2025

Choosing the perfect officiant attire allows you to set the right tone, showcase your professionalism, and honor the significance of the wedding ceremony. By understanding the wedding style, discussing preferences with the couple, and providing options, you'll wear an officiant outfit that respects their vision for the day.
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What Questions Should An Officiant Ask a Wedding Coordinator/Planner?

The wedding coordinator and officiant can work together in a great way. The wedding coordinator ensures seamless execution, while the officiant crafts a meaningful and personalized ceremony. To foster collaboration and create an unforgettable experience, it's important for officiants to ask the right questions of the wedding coordinator.
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Things to Consider When Having Co-Maids of Honor

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life, and you want to make sure that everything goes smoothly. When it comes to choosing your bridal party, it can be a difficult decision, especially when you have multiple close friends or family members that you want to include. One option is to have co-maids of honor, which can be a great way to honor both of your closest friends or family members. However, having two maids of honor can come with its own set of challenges. Below you'll find things to consider when having co-maids of honor, from decision-making to wedding planning.
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Spring Wedding Attire: What to Wear and How to Style for the Perfect Look

Spring is a season of new beginnings, making it the perfect time for couples to tie the knot. With the weather warming up and flowers blooming, spring weddings are a popular choice for many. But what should you wear to a spring wedding? With so many options available, it can be hard to know where to start. That's why we've put together this guide on what to wear and how to style for the perfect look at a spring wedding.
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10 Ways To Ask Your Friend or Family Member To Be Your Officiant

Your wedding day is one of the most special days of your life. You want everything to be perfect, including who officiates your wedding ceremony. Choosing the right officiant can be a daunting task, but once you’ve found the one, it’s time to pop the question. Since typically only one partner will propose to the other, it can be fun to team up to brainstorm how to "propose" to your officiant. Here are ten ways to ask someone to be your wedding officiant:
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How To Make Selecting A Gift Off Someone’s Registry Still Feel Personal

Wedding registries have become a staple of modern weddings. Couples create a list of items they need or want for their new home, and guests purchase these gifts to help them start their new life together. While registries make gift-giving easy and stress-free, they can sometimes feel impersonal. After all, you’re buying a gift that someone else has already chosen. But fear not! A) They added it to their registry for a reason - because they want someone to get it for them! B) There are still plenty of ways to make selecting a gift off someone’s registry feel personal and special. Here are some tips to get you started.
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When to Send Save the Dates and Wedding Invitations

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task, and it can be challenging to keep track of all the details involved in the process. One critical aspect of wedding planning is sending out save the dates and wedding invitations. Timing is crucial when it comes to these essential items, as it can significantly impact the success of your big day. Below we'll go over when to send save the dates and wedding invitations to ensure your guests can make it to your wedding.
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5 Meaningful First Valentine's Day Gifts for Newlyweds

Valentine's Day is a special day for couples to celebrate their love, but it can be especially significant for newlyweds celebrating their first Valentine's Day as a married couple. If you're struggling to come up with a thoughtful gift for your partner, don't worry - we've got you covered! Here are five meaningful gift ideas to help you make this day extra special.
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