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Wedding Inspiration: Garden Party? More Like Greenhouse Party!

By Becca Jones   Don’t be fooled. This isn’t your classic garden party wedding. It’s, in fact, a greenhouse wedding, masterfully coordinated by Southern House Events. This modern-meets-colorful scene was brought to fruition at The Nursery by Southwinds in Irvine, California. The experiential theme …
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Get Groomed With Your Groomsmen

Grooms, you’ve picked out the suits and pals to help you down the aisle. But why let the fun with the guys stop there? Post-bachelor party and pre-wedding, do as the bride and bridesmaids often do: Arrange for a little pampering for you …
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How to Make an Old Wedding Dress Fresh and New

Puffy sleeves, off-white hues, and tea length hemlines—the past hundred years of wedding gown designs have been a wild ride. And Claudia Rodriguez-Biezunski, owner of Barrio Logan sewing studio Sew Loka, has taken in and even revamped them all. To some brides, …

Turn Your Special Day Into a Weekend Getaway

When you host your wedding at Temecula Creek Inn, your guests are invited to Southern California’s singular wine country destination. Beyond the vineyards, the resort’s 300 acres of sprawling natural scenery offer an assortment of activities that transform your wedding weekend into …
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No Wedding Bridal Party? No Problem

The movie Bridesmaids tells the harrowing tale of one woman’s barbaric bridal party, complete with yelling, tears, and dress ripping; and The Hangover tells a story of how a group of groomsmen lose their groom in Las Vegas.

How to Keep Your Engagement Ring Clean

By Becca Jones   Congrats! Your honey popped the question and you’ve got the bling to prove it! But how, you might ask, should you keep it as bright and mesmerizing as the first time your fiancé slipped it on your finger? …