Luxurious Wedding Gift for Your Groom

On the hunt for the perfect wedding gift for your groom? If your soon-to-be enjoys the finer things in life, he’ll certainly appreciate this sophisticated jewelry box designed by WOLF, a family-founded market leader. With over 180 years (five whole generations!) of patented innovation, surely they must be doing something right, right?

Well, I was lucky enough to recently receive this baby in the mail last week and not only does my hubby absolutely love it but so do I — talk about a major dresser declutterer.

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Stressful Aspects of Wedding Planning

Stressful Aspects of Wedding Planning
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Unless you are an impressive combination of Zen monk, Mindfulness guru, and Jedi Master – wedding stress (hate to break it to you!) is inevitable. That said, while there are many stressful wedding planning aspects, the good news is that they can all be managed when anticipated and planned for accordingly. In today’s guide, we’re going to give you a heads up on all the major stumbling blocks that you will face, and a few tips on how to make sure you keep your sanity while you go through them.

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How To Get Fairy Bride Look

How To Get Fairy Bride Look

So you love Tinker Bell, or maybe you simply wish to charm the pants off your soon-to-be and guests as you float down a candlelit aisle in the middle of the woods in all your ethereal glory, carrying a glitter pouch or fairy wand with LED string lights hanging from the trees. Well, today… your wish is our command! Discover all the amazing ways you can nail the fairy bride look with the help of our magical helpers over at DevotionDresses.com, the only online marketplace for authentic and luxurious European tailor made wedding dresses.

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Destination Wedding in Phuket Thailand

Phuket Destination Wedding

Here in the United States, we’re often guilty of only considering either the Caribbean or Mexico for the ultimate destination wedding. Unknown to many, however, a Phuket destination wedding offers the ultimate tropical oasis complete with glistening turquoise waters, powder white sands, endless sunshine, plus history, culture, modernization and luxury all in one!

So dare to be different. Dare to step outside of your comfort zone by skipping the familiar and choosing a truly unique, exotic and romantic beachfront wedding venue in Phuket by Thavorn Hotels & Resorts. This exclusive private venue in a tranquil beach setting with traditional Thai architecture engulfed by lush greenery makes for the perfect backdrop for your dream Phuket beach wedding.

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Diamond Engagement Ring Shapes Guide

Ready to explore all of the many different diamond engagement ring cuts and shapes? The knowledgeable folks over at The Diamond Advisors have you covered with this detailed buying guide infographic!

Discover the perfect diamond engagement ring for you with this top 10 list of cuts and shapes, including the traditional round diamond cut + 9 alternative shapes you may not have considered or even known about before.

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Exactly How Many Flowers Do I Need For My Wedding?

Exactly How Many Flowers Do I Need For My Wedding?

“So, exactly how many flowers do I need for my wedding day?”

This is actually one of the most frequently asked questions professional florists receive from brides everywhere. Every bride wants to arrive at that sweet number that is just right for their special day. They don’t want the decor to look sparse, yet who really wants to waste money and order so many flowers that it looks like they are having a wedding party at a flower shop?

We love these tips and guidelines any bride can follow to organize their thoughts and hopefully come up with the magic number!

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Non Traditional Wedding Ring

Non Traditional Wedding Ring

You won’t believe couples are now bringing to life certified real diamond wedding rings, all by using… their combined hair? Uh huh, no typo. And, it’s more romantic than you would think!

We understand that you may have some initial hesitations after associating memorial diamonds with ashes and whatnot…. but when using the hair of the two of you, specifically for your wedding, they’re  referred to as celebration diamonds instead because they reflect the pure joy of your union.

Discover why celebration diamonds are a great alternative to traditional wedding rings!

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How to Manage Wedding Nerves

How to Manage Wedding Nerves
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Weddings are wonderful but doubtlessly stressful for the people organising them. Holly from Will Williams Meditation, who help people tackle stress and reduce anxiety with meditation, explains how to manage wedding nerves as a couple:

Getting married is probably one of the most exciting things you’ll ever do, but unfortunately, excitement often goes hand-in-hand with some nervousness! Whether it’s wedding-planning stress, anxiety at being the centre of attention, or worry that it’s all going to go wrong at the last minute, weddings can make you pretty apprehensive. But no matter how uneasy or stressed out you get, there are things you can do to manage wedding nerves, together!

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Engagement Rings We Love in 2017

You’re a diamond dear, they can’t break you.

As beautiful as the wedding planning journey can be, it can also put a lot of pressure on a newly engaged couple. That’s when you remind yourself that diamonds are created under pressure! The one aspect of your journey, however, that shouldn’t be tough as diamonds is finding the perfect engagement ring to fit your unique personality. Whether you’re looking to surprise your girl or you’re a couple on-the-hunt together, the experts at DiamondWish.com will work with you to choose the right diamond, metal, and style that she’ll love. Plus, we love that all diamonds are ethically sourced.

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Wedding Dress Shopping Advice

Wedding Dress Shopping Advice

So you’re engaged and ready to hit up the local bridal shop with your ladies!

While it may be tempting to rush to “say yes to the dress”, fair warning of the endless options you’ll be facing if you don’t make an effort to narrow down your search beforehand.

Lucky for you, the below wedding dress shopping advice from the knowledgeable folks over at Wedding Forward beautifully illustrates, through infographics, the countless choices you’ll encounter during the hunt for your dream wedding dress. That way, you’ll be prepared come shopping time.

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