March 27, 2014, 10 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

What's on your wedding registry?

TAGS: WEDDING REGISTRY, HONEYMOON REGISTRY, GIFT REGISTRY, WEDDING PLANNING


Have you decided where to register? Is your husband-to-be involved? Are you asking for cash?


Etiquette and registry options are shifting as more and more couples are living together before marriage, brides and grooms are footing more of the wedding bills rather than relying on their parents, and new registry solutions are helping to facilitate group gifts and registering for everything in one place.


How do you compare??


2013 Wedding Registry Trends


Courtesy of: Republic Inc.

March 20, 2014, 7 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

How does your wedding planning stack up? Dare to compare?

TAGS: HONEYMOON, WEDDING PLANNING


We're very disappointed in you! 16% of you haven't taken a honeymoon yet? Seriously, get out there and get relaxing.


Compare how much time you spend planning your wedding each week, your wedding colors, the number of months before you said "I love you", and most popular venues, wedding days of the week and months of the year.


Wedding Paper Divas Road to Bliss Inforgraphic

March 14, 2014, 7 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

Rustic Chic Destination Wedding: Natural Beauty in the Heart of Aspen

TAGS: DESTINATION WEDDING GUIDE, RUSTIC WEDDING CHIC, ASPEN, DESTINATION WEDDING, RUSTIC WEDDING, BLUE BIRD PRODUCTIONS, WEDDING INSPIRATION



A destination wedding in Aspen seems like a pretty cool spot for a rustic chic wedding. Everything from the breathtaking ski slopes and outdoor activities to the world class resorts makes Aspen a perfect destination wedding spot.



aspen location

Source: Kate Holstein Photography.


March 8, 2014, 9 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

7 Tips for a Spicy Honeymoon

TAGS: HONEYMOON, SEX WITH DR JESS


How



We asked sexologist Dr. Jess how to keep your honeymoon spicy. She recommends 7 new things to try:


7 Tips for a Spicy Honeymoon

1. Grant your lover three sexual wishes/favours.

Deliver two while you're on your honeymoon, but save the best for last and fulfill the last wish when you get home to prolong the honeymoon passion.

March 1, 2014, 7 a.m. by SMARTBRIDE

Real Green Wedding: 6 Tips to Plan a Green Wedding

TAGS: GREEN BRIDE GUIDE, GREEN WEDDING, ECO WEDDING, ECO TIPS, GREEN TIPS, WEDDING TIPS, BUDGET WEDDING, DIY, WEDDING INSPIRATION

Abigail Cerra and Craig Buske were married on October 1st, 2011 at The Dining Studio in Minneapolis, MN.


Carrying on the great bowling tradition of her grandparents, Abigail joined the Bowling League for the University of Minnesota Law School. Craig had signed up too, and their teams played against each other at Memory Lanes Bowling Alley. The rest, as they say, is history!


Real Green WeddingFor more photos of this wedding, visit GreenBrideGuide!


Abigail and Craig wanted to have a green wedding, so they’re sharing 6 of their green wedding tips to help give other smart brides some ideas when it comes to reducing the impact of your wedding.