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The 50 Best Wedding Songs You May Have Never Heard Before

The 50 Best Wedding Songs You May Have Never Heard Before

Music can make or break a party so when it comes to your wedding—the biggest party you'll probably ever throw—you want to get it right.
Wedding Ceremony Planning Tips

Wedding Ceremony Planning Tips

Three crucial questions will help you determine what type of ceremony is perfect for you.
28 Outdoor Wedding Decoration Ideas

28 Outdoor Wedding Decoration Ideas

From trendy terrariums to glitter-covered paper lanterns, 28 new ways to enhance your outdoor celebration.
How To Select A Ceremony Location

How To Select A Ceremony Location

Tips for choosing the perfect venue for your vows.
30 More Outrageously Original Wedding Ideas Your Friends (Still) Haven’t Thought Of

30 More Outrageously Original Wedding Ideas Your Friends (Still) Haven’t Thought Of

Action figure boutonnieres, wedding trivia napkins, ombre seating and 27 more amazing ideas you definitely haven't seen before.
Wedding Songs For Your Ceremony, Reception and Dance Party

Wedding Songs For Your Ceremony, Reception and Dance Party

Essential tunes for the party of a lifetime.
One-Of-A-Kind Outdoor Decor Ideas For Your Wedding

One-Of-A-Kind Outdoor Decor Ideas For Your Wedding

15 creative ways to amp up an outdoor venue.

Get Married By A Go-Go!

The coolest new reason to consider a U.S. destination wedding.

28 Unique Ring Pillows

Wedding decor is all about the little details right down to how your rings will travel down the aisle. Ring pillows come in a huge range of different shapes and styles, and some aren’t pillows at all. Use a miniature

The Top 5 Reasons To Have An Unplugged Ceremony (And How To Explain The Concept To Your Guests)

Celebrity wedding planner David Connolly from Rich Bride, Poor Bride has joined Weddingbells as a guest blogger answering all of your burning wedding-related questions. Need some help with the planning process? Have a question about etiquette, organization or budgeting? Post

Royal Wedding Details Revealed

We’re still anxious to hear more about Kate Middleton’s gown (Which designer will she choose? What will it look like?), but in the mean time we’ll have to be contented with some further details about the ceremony itself. On April

Wedding at Westminster?

{Westminster Abbey. Photography courtesy Frank Slack.} Ever since the official announcement on Tuesday November 16 came out, telling the world that Kate Middleton and Prince William are engaged, the world has been going into an absolute tizzy about every little

Chic Canopies

We’ve found the perfect way to decorate your ceremony–canopies. Based in Montreal, The Canopy Company (who can travel to Ottawa and Toronto) specializes in creating these chic set-ups.

The Big Day

We finally did it! It took several years, two children, and another on the way, but I am happy to report that Bojan and I finally tied the knot! I had mentioned in a previous blog that we wanted to

Give me your Forever…

By far, writing our own vows was the most meaningful and touching part of the whole wedding process for Karlo and I. We had a religious ceremony, so we still did the standard vows that we all know by heart

The Summer of Purple has just Begun

I have said it before, but I’m going to say it again: Purple is the HOT colour for 2010. The season has barely started and I have already had the pleasure of designing three purple-themed weddings! This past weekend’s was

Something Cold, Something Blue

So far in our wedding plans, David and I haven’t really encountered too many challenges. Well, other than losing half the wedding party and my dress disappearing along with the retailer – but that’s all part of the fun, right?

Going to the Chapel and We’re Gonna Get Married

{Proof that we were destined to be married.} *We’re not really getting married in a chapel; I just really like that song. I was actually singing it after we met with the priest…hehe* It was important for both me and

Worlds Collide

As with any home renovation, it takes careful considering if you intend to use the historic elements of a venue and mix those with modern styles. A groom of mine (who happens to work in home renovation) knew exactly how

Practical Pew Bows

No matter the size of the wedding, it is always a smart idea to try to re-use flowers from the ceremony during the reception.

Aisle Style

Wow! After watching this just a few minutes ago I decided that I absolutely had to share with you. Check out this video of a couple who did a funky ceremony aisle dance to “Forever” by Chris Brown.

A rose today, a rose tomorrow!

We did an all rose wedding last weekend, and I really must say, as common as the rose is, it still is a flower to be marveled at. Look at this bouquet, how simple, how elegant, how “Weddingbells“!

Blogging Debut!

I have been a florist for 12 years, and without a doubt wedding flowers are my personal passion! I’m thrilled to have this opportunity to share my knowledge, lessons and experiences with you. I hope this blog will shed some

Aisle Style

Just got back from Montego Bay, Jamaica—and it was amazing with a capital A! I’ve saved the details on the resort for an upcoming travel e-news, so look for it in December.