What should I bring to my dress fitting?

Being prepared for your wedding dress fitting is essential if you want to have a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Let's face it, stress is lousy and the less of it in your life, the better. Many bridal stores have in-house alterations, which is excellent. This saves you the hassle of transporting your dress all over town. Plus, the shop’s alterations [...]

What are the top wedding colors of 2014?

If you’re searching for the trendiest tones for your bridesmaids dresses, reception dress, accessories and more, the Pantone Color Institute, the world’s leading color authority, has the information you need to pull your look together. For more than two decades the company has issued its Fashion Color Report revealing the season’s palette according to the top fashion designers. The guide [...]

Does marriage make you happier?

A study of marital satisfaction has revealed some fascinating facts -- and differences -- between women and men. Amherst psychology professor Catherine A. Sanderson talked about the results at an event sponsored by The Atlantic. Associate Editor Emma Green, who attended the eye-opening lecture, shared Sanderson’s major observations on the magazine’s website. If you’re a bride-to-be, look for your perfect [...]

How do we set up our wedding registry?

The editors of Martha Stewart Weddings have compiled a great wedding registry guide for newly engaged couples. The online piece, titled “Build The Perfect Wedding Registry,” details the how-to’s and what-for’s to help anyone set-up and manage an effective registry. Whether you’re looking for traditional home-starter items or going off the beaten path and simply soliciting donations for a favorite [...]

Planning checklist for your Charlotte, NC wedding

Every bride dreams of a perfect wedding day; and each bride knows a perfect wedding day centers on planning. New York Bride & Groom wants to help take the stress out of your wedding arrangements with the following wedding planning checklist. Ideally, you should start planning a full year before your nuptials to make the process as easy as possible. 10 [...]