weddings

9 New Wedding Trends You’re DEFINITELY Going To See In 2018, According To Pinterest

Full-blown wedding season is still a few months away—though I'm a fan of a March wedding, personally — but the big wedding trends for 2018 are already making the rounds on Pinterest, and it looks like this year's celebrations are going to be pictures…
By Rebecca Fishbein

This Unusual Type Of Wedding Cake Is Going To Blow Up In 2018, According To Pinterest

Wedding cakes are not known for their subtlety. However, many couples are starting to opt for a less over-the-top dessert than the traditional, multi-tiered cake. Recently, fig cakes have gained popularity as an alternative to the frosting rose-cover…
By Mia Mercado

Meghan Markle Got Compared To Princess Diana For Breaking This Weird Royal Tradition

While there are plenty of things that prove the British royal family is just like us plebs, there are also a few traditions that show the royals' norm is not exactly like ours. Meghan Markle, who's set to marry Prince Harry and become a duchess, is m…
By James Loke Hale

11 Royal Wedding-Inspired Ideas You Can Steal From Meghan Markle For Your Own Ceremony

The big day is nearly here — Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding is only three months away, and I'm so excited I could cry. I've been following news about the royal wedding obsessively, even though I'm done with wedding planning. If I was still …
By Ayana Lage

6 Totally Regular People Who Married Into Royal Families Throughout History

The love story and upcoming marriage of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry has, like Prince William and now-Duchess Kate before them, played into a long-running public fantasy: marrying a prince or princess. It's all very Disney. But the realities of mar…
By JR Thorpe

7 American Wedding Traditions Meghan Markle Won't Get To Do When She Marries Prince Harry

Meghan Markle is truly living her best life. Not only is she marrying a literal prince in less than four months, but she's also an accomplished actor who may be able to continue working after she gets hitched to Prince Harry. The wedding will almost …
By Ayana Lage

This Is What Numerologists Are Predicting For The Royal Wedding & It’s Going To Be Juicy

The biggest event of 2018 is less than five months away, and literally everyone is speculating what the royal wedding date means for the world's most beloved couple. The good news is that royal wedding numerology predictions show exciting things in s…
By Brandi Neal

6 Royal Wedding Flower Traditions You’ll Want To Copy For Your Own Party

With every minute that passes, we inch closer to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding day, and for that I am grateful to 2018. The royal wedding on May 19 will be an extravaganza, and it'll also be a day filled with royal wedding traditions — whi…
By Ayana Lage

The Pope Spontaneously Married A Couple On His Flight & Their Reaction Is So Beautiful

Two cabin crew members on a flight from Santiago, Chile, to the northern city of Iquique, got the experience of a lifetime when Pope Francis spontaneously married the couple while midair, as the Guardian reported. The couple, Paula Podest Ruiz, 39, a…
By Melanie Mignucci

Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Received A CHEESE Wedding Cake & It’s Going To Be The Trend Of 2018

If you're a cheese lover, you're going to have major FOMO when you see this five-tier wedding cake made out of cheese that was gifted to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. No, it's not their actual wedding cake — details about the official Royal Weddin…
By Brandi Neal

People Are Sharing The Best Weddings They Ever Attended & It Will Give You Major FOMO

Weddings: they either give you the warm fuzzies or elicit the grandest of eye rolls. Many of us find ourselves bored to tears by horrendously long ceremonies, lengthy toasts from drunken groomsmen, and getting seated at the kids table just because we…
By Megan Grant

11 Romantic Poems For Weddings You Haven't Heard A Million Times

It may still be the dead of winter, but sooner than you know it, 2018's official wedding season will be here — are you ready to walk down the isle this year? Whether you're planning your own big day or helping a friend organize their's, you're going …
By Sadie Trombetta

Why Prince Harry & Meghan Markle’s Wedding Date Is Significant, According To Astrologers

Are you ready to get excited? The royal wedding date for Prince Harry and actor and activist Meghan Markle has officially been announced, and it's coming up soon on May 19, 2018. The couple has proved that they aren't buying into old marriage superst…
By Brandi Neal

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Might Choose A SUPER Unconventional Wedding Cake Flavor

It’s been barely a week since Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced their engagement, and already people are asking about the details of their upcoming nuptials: When will it be? What will they wear? Who will be in the wedding party? And, of cours…
By Lucia Peters

The 7 Weirdest Royal Wedding Traditions That Have Actually Happened

As you will likely know unless you've spent the past two days under a rock, American actress Meghan Markle is now engaged to Prince Harry of England. This has, predictably, caused royal wedding fever across the Atlantic, though British people are sli…
By JR Thorpe

What People Think Of Men Whose Wives Don't Take Their Last Names Will Make You So Mad

We already know that what people think about married, heterosexual women who don’t take their husband’s name when they get married is BS; women are typically on the receiving end of our culture’s sexist views on marriage, so it’s not surprising that …
By Lucia Peters

A Woman Literally Married Puerto Rico & The Registry Was All Items The Island Needs

Getting married is a pretty big deal, and the Internet is filled with advice about how to have a successful marriage after the honeymoon period fades away. A New York woman has found a genius way to get married without post-wedding squabbles — and it…
By Ayana Lage

These Harry Potter Wedding Shoe Decals Will Make You Feel As Glamorous As Fleur Delacour

Every bride-to-be imagines their wedding day to be one the most special days of their lives, and now, nearly-wedded witches and wizards can make sure will be more magical than ever with these beautiful Harry Potter inspired wedding shoe stickers. Whe…
By Sadie Trombetta

In Case You Feel Like Crying, Here's How Much Attending A Wedding In 2017 Is Costing You

Weddings are expensive. In 2016, The Knot polled 13,000 brides and grooms and found the national average cost for a wedding was $35,329. Wow. But weddings aren't pricy AF for just the bride and groom, but for the guests, too. And, if you're invited t…
By Amanda Chatel

12 People Who Left Their Partners At The Altar Explain Why They Did It

It often seems like one of those things that only happens in the movies, but being left at the altar does periodically occur in real life, too. Indeed, a Reddit thread from earlier this year not only proves that it does happen, but also addresses som…
By Lucia Peters