Skip to main content

Before the wedding

Join group

Choose the ceremony and reception venue, find your dress, prepare the necessary paperwork, make the guest list, and stay on top of your budget. Here’s everything you need to know to plan your dream wedding step-by-step.



Order by:
Last message
  • Messages
  • Visits
  • Last message
  • Date
  • Unanswered
Who Said "i Love You" First?
Brittany, On February 14, 2023 at 10:08

Hello Everyone! In honors of Valentine's Day, I was wondering who said I love you first? With my fiancé and I; I said it first. We were hanging out after I finally moved back to Edmonton where we were...

Katelyn, monday 8-May-23 7 60
In honour of Valentines Day!
K1327, On February 13, 2023 at 12:18

Hello wonderful community In honor of tomorrow being all about love - I thought I would strike up the love at first sight conversation Be real, did it take you a minute to know your partner was the...

Carine, tuesday 14-Feb-23 10 54
Weight Loss/gain before Wedding
Cassandra, On January 6, 2020 at 13:31

I had my daughter Dec 2018 and our wedding is planned for May 2020. My weight has never been the same since having a baby which I'm fine with but I'd also like to fit into the size I ordered (my...

Virginia, tuesday 30-May-23 7 240
Pregnancy and Wedding Dress
Lily, On May 23, 2023 at 10:22

Hi! I just found out that I'm pregnant (it was not planned) over the long weekend. According to my app I am 4 weeks so if this pregnancy sticks then I will be 16/almost 17 weeks when I get married....

Carine, wednesday 24-May-23 2 46
Engagement Parties
Brooklynn, On May 18, 2023 at 17:30

Hey y’all what are your thoughts on Engagement parties? We are debating on having one but wondering if it’s worth the stress ( because we live far from family )

Stephanie, monday 22-May-23 7 105 1
The night before the big day!
K1327, On May 6, 2023 at 07:47

Brides/Grooms/Wives/Hisbands, Curious to know, was it important for you to spend the night before separately and see each fresh at the wedding? Or did you keep it non traditional and stay together the...

Arden, wednesday 17-May-23 12 90
Day of coordinator
Charmaine, On May 15, 2023 at 16:10

Hi All - curious as to who hired a day of coordinator and was it worth it??

Arden, wednesday 17-May-23 6 109 1
Save the Date Etiquette
KELLY, On April 14, 2023 at 11:31

Good morning Beautiful people, I have a dilemma, my father had been sick for some time and passed away over Easter. We had planned to send out our STDs in the next week or so. To be respectful, we...

KELLY, thursday 11-May-23 23 210
Looking for Shower Theme Suggestions
Scotia, On May 8, 2023 at 11:25

Hello all im just posting looking for some suggestions for themes for my wedding shower. My fiance and I are more non-traditional and instead of having a bridal shower we want to host a shower for...

Jennifer, wednesday 10-May-23 4 46
What kind of bride are you?
Jackie, On April 12, 2023 at 12:31

I have some friends planning their wedding, it is a month before mine takes place; my planning is done, and they have barely started. Got me curious to know, where do you lie on the bride spectrum?...

Jackie, monday 8-May-23 27 246
At what age are you getting married?
María, On January 6, 2017 at 09:05

Hi future brides We all know there's not a proper age to get married because when you truly love someone, age doesn't matter. At what age are you getting married? *** Image: Pinterest

Layla, sunday 7-May-23 154 2,050
Wedding weight loss
Katie, On December 19, 2019 at 00:47

I’m having a hard time figuring this out and I figured this might be a good place to turn to! I’d like to lose a bit of weight (10 pounds) before my wedding in June. I know there’s a lot of varying...

Heb, tuesday 2-May-23 25 541
When Did You Get Engaged?!
Amanda, On December 31, 2021 at 12:18

Did you know that Christmas Day is the most popular day to get engaged? Or that December is the busiest month of the year for proposals?? 💍 When did you get engaged??!!! Did you get engaged in...

Amanda, monday 1-May-23 224 2,071 2
Lack of Support
Maria, On March 28, 2023 at 12:16

Anyone else out there experiencing lack of support when it comes to your bridal party? I've known mine for many years (14-18years) and didn't find they were even happy or excited for me so a few...

Maria, sunday 30-Apr-23 14 117
How to distinguish wedding party at the stag & doe?
Angela, On April 10, 2023 at 15:10

Hello. We are having a 1920 great Gatsby theme stag and doe. trying to come up with a simple but creative way to distinguish our wedding party who to ask for event information. So our guests know...

Belle, tuesday 25-Apr-23 3 29
Kitchen Charm
Stephanie, On January 15, 2018 at 14:01

Hey Guys, Has anyone heard of Kitchen Charm? I went to the Bridal Expo in Edmonton and received a call from Kitchen Charm. They said if I partake in the 90 minute presentation of cookware that I would...

Craig, sunday 23-Apr-23 21 6,755
Has anyone gotten pregnant after buying their dress?
Carine, On March 20, 2023 at 11:15

Has anyone gotten pregnant after purchasing their dress and the wedding was 2 months before the due date? Asking for a friend. If so any tips or advice?

Carine, monday 10-Apr-23 10 109
Do couples still do Engagement parties? Jack and Jill?
Escobar, On April 4, 2023 at 11:19

My fiance and I are city folks. Most of our friends are mature professionals with busy life's and we have friends all over Ontario. As much as I enjoy parties having to plan a engagement party, Jack...

Joy, friday 7-Apr-23 7 114
Hashtag needed
Jessica, On April 2, 2023 at 20:59

Hello! I need help thinking of a hashtag. My name is Jessica Siewdass and my fiance is Javed Khan. Looking for cute/funny. Got engaged in Rome so that can even be in it too.

Hank, monday 3-Apr-23 2 30
Alcohol Amounts at Reception
Arden, On March 28, 2023 at 16:40

Hi Everyone! One of my biggest stressors with the wedding is making sure we have enough bevies for the reception. I've done the Google searches but find them to be quite vague so I'm wondering if...

Hank, monday 3-Apr-23 7 82
Wedding invitations
Jessica, On February 11, 2023 at 18:08

I'm trying to figure out where to get my invitations printed. I printed my save the dates at Staples and there is no option to choose what kind of cardstock you can get. I'm looking for something...

KolmovoTU, saturday 25-Mar-23 6 123
Morning Drinks?
Samantha, On February 5, 2023 at 15:56

I'm not sure if anyone has asked this question already and if so i'm sorry i missed it! I am wondering what everyone is doing for morning cocktails, specifically the groom and groomsmen. I'm already...

KELLY, friday 24-Mar-23 10 85 1
Second Wedding
Jamilynn, On March 23, 2023 at 23:21

Our wedding will be a second wedding for myself and my fiancé. We are not following most social conventions, choosing to have a very small wedding inviting only those who mean a lot to us. As well, we...

KELLY, friday 24-Mar-23 4 50
Bachelor Party
Brittney, On June 24, 2022 at 16:18

Ok this might seem a little crazy. But my fiancé is on his bachelor trip and I haven’t heard from in almost 24 hours. I know he is on a trip with his friends but we also have two kids at home. Is it...

Casimir, wednesday 22-Mar-23 4 184
Engagement rings
Cassie, On May 3, 2019 at 14:17

Hello lovelies! I just got engaged April 10, 2019 and wanted to share this beauty-Vera Wang say whaaaat-he got me with everyone. It’s off getting sized and I naturally miss it haha. I want to see your...

James, tuesday 21-Mar-23 48 1,212
Virtual Stag and Doe
Aoife, On September 29, 2020 at 20:29

Has anybody considered doing a virtual stag and doe? I wanted to do a traditional one but the venue I reached out to isn't emailing me back and with corona here I feel like it will be too difficult to...

Kimberly, saturday 18-Mar-23 14 4,514
Engagement Ring : complete surprise or previously picked out?
K1327, On November 29, 2022 at 13:23

Hello all! Let's talk rings! I feel like it is becoming more and more common to pick out your own ring and have your sweetheart go pick up or drop lots of hints as to what you love! So my question is...

I'm, friday 17-Mar-23 29 178
Crying 😂
Jackie, On March 15, 2023 at 00:39

Ok, who can relate…. Getting married in 6 months, I think about ANYTHING wedding related and… waterworks. What should my vows be? Cry. Browsing online for reception outfit? Cry. Replying to my...

Mila, friday 17-Mar-23 4 55
Time to Share - How Did You Meet your Fh/spouse?
Julie, On February 13, 2023 at 12:41

Is it just me? Or are you also feeling extra lovey this month cause of Valentine's Day? Let's share how we met your significant other. I met my FH on a dating app 7 years ago. I saw his profile and...

Jessica, thursday 16-Mar-23 97 873 3
Destination Elopement - Being a Good Friend and Guest...
Megan, On March 13, 2023 at 12:42

My husband and I have been asked to 'witness' our good friends' destination elopement ceremony, and we are the only two guests attending (second wedding for both, and none of their parents or children...

Rebecca, thursday 16-Mar-23 6 55
Wedding Raffle
Faith, On January 20, 2023 at 12:29

So my wedding is in July and we are thinking of doing a raffle and a 50/50 in place of a Jack and Jill. I know absolutely nothing about how to go about this, and my wedding party isn't all that...

Renee, wednesday 15-Mar-23 10 235 1
Stag and doe
Oliver, On March 12, 2023 at 17:26

I’m not sure how many people do stag and does but we have set up a group on Facebook to do this. Please feel free to have a look and give us any tips to make it a great evening! Thank you

Oliver, sunday 12-Mar-23 1 21


WeddingWire Article Topics