Before the wedding

Find a ceremony hall, banquet venue, pick your bridal dress, prepare the necessary paperwork, finalise the guest list... We share all our best tips to make your wedding preparations a breeze so you can have the wedding of your dreams.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

7 Awesome Places to Propose to Your Partner

Can’t decide on the perfect proposal destination? These are a few tried and true options that won’t let you (or your partner) down.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

Your Essential Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Guide

Ready to dive into the wonderful world of rehearsal dinners? We’ve created a crash course to help get you started.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

The Anatomy of an Engagement Ring

This isn’t just any old ring you're buying - it’s an engagement ring! Here’s the lowdown on everything from the four Cs to metals, to help you find “the one”.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

Your Essential Engagement Party Guide

Time to raise a glass to your new relationship status! Here’s everything you need to know about engagement parties.

Planning your wedding

60 Unique Wedding Ideas Worth Stealing

It's not easy to come up with new wedding ideas, but we've done some brainstorming and searching to find these 60 unique ideas to steal for your wedding.

Planning your wedding

Wedding Cost Breakdown: How to Divide Your Budget

So, you’ve got your wedding budget figured out and you’re ready to start spending? Hold your horses! First you need to know how to divvy it up.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

4 Steps to the Perfect Groom Speech

It’s customary for the groom to give a speech during the reception to welcome and thank all the guests and say some kind words about his new wife and family. If you’re not sure how to start writing your speech, take note of these expert tips.

Planning your wedding

6 Tips for Finding Your Wedding Theme

Your wedding theme will set the tone for your entire wedding, so finding the right one for your big day is important.

Planning your wedding

Etiquette for Hosting (or Not Hosting) Children at Your Wedding

Although weddings are traditionally an all-inclusive, all-ages event, some people choose to exclude children from the ceremony or reception. Let’s take a look at how to deal with these issues politely.

Planning your wedding

9 Things to Think About When Setting Your Wedding Date

Having trouble pinning down the date for your wedding? Here are all the things you need to consider.

Planning your wedding

Your Guide to Creating a Wedding Budget

Need a little help sorting out your wedding budget? These tips will help you design the wedding of your dreams without breaking the bank.

Planning your wedding

Duties bridesmaids must never forget

Ask any bride about planning her wedding and she’ll tell you there are so many things to do to create the wedding of her dreams! And bridesmaids play a big role in helping the bride before and on her big day

Wedding traditions and superstitions

Top 20 best man speech jokes

Weddings are beautiful but sometimes can get a bit serious. Want to add a touch of humour to your best man speech? Look no further than these best man speech jokes that are awesome and appropriate for any wedding.

Planning your wedding

50 pink wedding ideas for breast cancer awareness

This is for anyone who has had lived the hardships or heartbreak caused by breast cancer. We want to give you some ideas that will make your pink ribbon wedding extra special and filled with love and meaning.

Wedding traditions and superstitions

Best man speech structure 101

If you've been given the awesome title of best man you probably have a speech to write. Are you're struggling with putting pen to paper? Don't panic; we're going to walk you through the speech structure so you can write the best speech ever!

Planning your wedding

50 original wedding ideas from real weddings

When you become engaged you'll start brainstorming wedding ideas, but with so many possibilities it can feel overwhelming. That's why we've put together 50 of the best ideas from real weddings to inspire you.