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Ceremony 101: Roles for Kids

Is there anything cuter that a little kid dressed up in their finest clothes? Kids add joy and spontaneity to your wedding day, and it’s fun to include them in your ceremony. How can you include your favorite kids? Here ...

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Ceremony 101: Order of Events for Your Ceremony

Whether religious or civil, most wedding ceremonies follow the same format. Here’s a typical order of events for wedding ceremonies for you to follow – or modify! Procession: This is the part where the parents, bridal party, and bride walk ...

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In Loving Memory: 5 Ways to Remember Loved Ones on Your Wedding Day

If you’re missing someone’s presence on your wedding day, you probably want to pay tribute to them at your ceremony or reception. A tribute is a lovely way to honor your relationship and mark the important place that person played ...

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In Loving Memory

Honor those who have died with a special tribute at your wedding. Here are some of our favorite ideas. Bouquet and Boutonniere Frames Photographs Candles or Flowers

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Ceremony 101: Wedding Programs

There’s no rule saying you have to have wedding programs, but guests find them handy and informative. If you opt to create a program, what should you include? Here are some common things included in wedding programs: Your names, date, ...

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Ceremony 101: Who walks when in the procession?

Like most aspects of a wedding, there are traditions guiding when certain players walk down the aisle. Of course, rules are meant to be broken, so don’t feel like these are hard-and-fast rules. But, if you’re not sure how to ...

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Ceremony 101: Ushers and Readers

If your bridal party is full but you still have friends or family you’d like included in your ceremony, ask them to be ushers or readers. These wedding day roles are not meaningless tasks. Each has important duties to perform. ...

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Ceremony 101: Who Sits Where?

Like all aspects of a wedding, there are traditions for where the couple’s families sit at the ceremony. Traditionally, in Christian ceremonies, the bride’s family and guests sit on the left while the groom’s sit on the right. In Jewish ...

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Exploring Your Ceremony Options

When all is said and done, your ceremony is the main event of your wedding day – even if your reception takes up the bulk of the budget. If you don’t already have a church in mind, check out these ...

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Pins We Love: Creative Takes on Tradition

We love Pinterest – and we know you, do, too. Can you imagine planning your wedding without it? When we pin, we’re always amazed at the creative ways couples are tweaking tradition at their wedding. We love these five clever ...

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