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Amanda
Choosing Your Venue
Amanda, On October 3, 2021 at 11:54

Lets talk about venues! How many venues did you research and look at before picking "the one"? What made you and your fiance decide on your venue choice? I love hearing all the different kinds of...

Amanda, sunday 17-Oct-21 25 180 2
Stacey TC
Alternative Guestbooks
Stacey TC, On October 13, 2021 at 12:16

Have you planned an alternative to a regular guestbook? Friends of mine did a thumbprint tree (not theirs) One wedding I worked at did a polaroid book Another friend of mine, both of them love puzzles...

Vinod, thursday 14-Oct-21 20 140 1
Daily
Wedding backdrop
Daily, On September 25, 2021 at 09:41

Brides of 2022, are you guys renting the backdrop for the ceremony and reception? Or do you make it yourself? I am still debating if I should rent or do it myself with the help of friends.

Stefanie, wednesday 6-Oct-21 75 407
Emily
Recommendations for silk/faux bouquet
Emily, On September 17, 2021 at 15:45

Does anyone have any recommendations for where to get faux flower bouquets? I decided I want faux flowers since they'll last forever but I'm having trouble finding places. I also don't want to have to...

Stacey TC, monday 27-Sep-21 10 97
Shanise
Personal loan to pay for the wedding?
Shanise, On December 30, 2020 at 14:23

Hello everyone! I’m planning my wedding for spring 2022 and our budget is $20k - $25k, I received a suggestion to take out a personal loan to pay for everything up front and slowly pay...

Phillip, 20 hours ago 14 322
Zara
Venue Price Gouging (2x)
Zara, On September 30, 2021 at 00:23

Hi everyone, How are you dealing with venues doubling their "agreed" prices per plate? We spoke in May to get our deposit back since there was a lockdown. Venue refused to give the deposit saying they...

Zara, 22 hours ago 13 117
Celia
General Tips?
Celia, On October 16, 2021 at 21:09

I recently got engaged to my wonderful fiancé April, and we still have a long road ahead of us in terms of wedding planning (so far all we know is that we both want a New Year’s Eve wedding), but I...

Hank, yesterday at 16:11 5 64
Katie
$30,000 wedding?
Katie, On March 20, 2020 at 18:00

Hi beauties, I feel a little lost with what to do. I have a beautiful venue that I just absolutely adore. I would say it's my dream venue. They take care of everything from the DJ, officiant, decor......

Stacey, yesterday at 09:48 25 950
Simone
Need help -elopement Photography Miami
Simone, On December 22, 2019 at 19:43

Hey folks! My fiance and I have a destination wedding planned in Mexico Nov 2020. Due to financial situation, we have to cancel. We recently found some amazing websites that offer elopement packages;...

Todd, yesterday at 09:47 12 97
Allison
Ceremony/reception Gap: Where does Cocktail hour fit in?
Allison, On March 13, 2019 at 14:27

I know there has been discussions about this before, but I feel like my situation is pretty unique so any input is appreciated. Our ceremony and reception are at the same place, but in different...

Stacey, yesterday at 09:10 25 587
Rebecca
Gifts vs No Gifts
Rebecca, On October 17, 2021 at 14:10

Hi all, We have a lot of people (probably 75%) of our guest list flying to our wedding in Canmore next summer and, it being Canmore, then paying quite a bit for hotels. We would really like to ask...

Tunisha, yesterday at 02:28 4 47
Jenny
How long did it take your bridesmaids to respond to your “will you be my bridesmaid?” letter?
Jenny, On October 16, 2021 at 03:15

So the three girls I’m asking to be my bridesmaids don’t live that close to me (okay two of them live six hours away now lol) but I’m a pretty anxious person in general and was wondering, if you...

Amanda, sunday 17-Oct-21 6 72
Genna
Colour theme
Genna, On October 1, 2021 at 14:30

Hello Fellow Brides, I’m struggling on deciding a colour theme for my wedding. Our date is September 3rd 2022, so technically I could still consider it a summer wedding. I really want a romantic...

Carrie, sunday 17-Oct-21 32 302
Brittany
Stressed Out.
Brittany, On September 30, 2021 at 11:57

I know I should not be stressed considering we aren't planning on getting married until at least August 2023, but all the places we like have such limited availability for 2023 already. It makes me...

Meghan, saturday 16-Oct-21 9 136
Lindsay
Just got engaged!
Lindsay, On October 2, 2021 at 01:24

Hi everyone! I have some news! I just got engaged and am super excited now I can actually plan a wedding and I love the ring!

Lindsay, saturday 16-Oct-21 18 111
Colleen
Wedding dress anxiety
Colleen, On October 2, 2021 at 23:40

Hi everyone ! I said “yes to the dress” earlier this week. I left the store so thrilled and excited…. But as soon as I got home I got CRAZY anxiety. Ever since, I have been second guessing the dress...

Kasia, saturday 16-Oct-21 7 146
Brooke
Inviting the Office
Brooke, On September 30, 2021 at 16:00

Hi fellow Brides! I've recently found myself in quite the dilemma as I'm adjusting and readjusting our guest list, and I'm now torn between inviting my office or not... A little backstory is that I've...

Vinod, saturday 16-Oct-21 19 177 1
Meghan
Boho
Meghan, On September 30, 2021 at 17:30

Any other boho themed brides here

Vinod, saturday 16-Oct-21 4 39
Trisha
Do's and Don't's of a Wedding?
Trisha, On October 2, 2021 at 17:19

Tell me your ultimate dos and donts. I wanna know what traditions you hate to see at weddings, and what you have seen that you love and should be at all weddings.

Vinod, saturday 16-Oct-21 7 107
Jenn
Budget Question/opinion
Jenn, On October 4, 2021 at 15:25

Hey Everyone, After 3ish years of being engaged, and having to postpone planning due to layoffs, non-payment from employers, and of course, COVID, I have slowly started to get back into the swing of...

Vinod, saturday 16-Oct-21 10 147
I
Intercultural Wedding Reception Tips
Isabelle, On October 5, 2021 at 21:26

Hello my fiancé and I are an interracial/ cultural couple. He is South Indian and I am French Canadian. We are both the same religion so the ceremony is not an issue. For the reception I am trying to...

Vinod, friday 15-Oct-21 3 44
Stephanie
Music set up!
Stephanie, On October 6, 2021 at 23:28

Hey! Wondering if anyone has done, or is doing a wedding without a dj!? What did/are you going to do?

Vinod, friday 15-Oct-21 4 49
Erin
Wedding planner and decor rentals
Erin, On October 7, 2021 at 13:58

So I am looking to get a wedding planner for my wedding. The wedding planner has beautiful decor rentals, but I found another wedding planner who has almost the same decor, but for a much cheaper...

Vinod, friday 15-Oct-21 4 57
Linda
Wedding
Linda, On October 7, 2021 at 20:49

What is everyones thoughts on planning a ceremony for a parent that is sick that you would like at your wedding then next year hosting a ceremony with everyone and a reception as well

Vinod, friday 15-Oct-21 10 72
Audrey
Florists - lack of response
Audrey, On October 11, 2021 at 11:53

Hi Everyone, and Happy Thanksgiving! I'm wondering if anyone else is having trouble with lack of responsiveness from vendors, particularly florists? I reached out to 3 florists last Wed, and on Friday...

Trish, thursday 14-Oct-21 11 160
Meghan
Registries
Meghan, On October 5, 2021 at 12:07

Where are you ladies doing your wedding registries?

Amanda, thursday 14-Oct-21 8 57
Erica
How did you choose your wedding date? Ours is October 8, 2022
Erica, On September 28, 2021 at 10:50

We picked our date based on the venue's availability, but we new we wanted early-October for the beautiful Fall colours. How did everyone else pick this date??

Meghan, wednesday 13-Oct-21 8 121
fossa
Coping with Crushing Your Ideal Wedding Vision?
fossa, On October 8, 2021 at 12:49

Hey y'all, I know there are other brides and grooms out there who are experiencing the same and I guess I'm just looking for solidarity in this feeling and how you came to accept that your "dream...

Brianna, tuesday 12-Oct-21 6 156
Emily
How to save money
Emily, On July 24, 2018 at 08:57

My Fiancé and I are trying to keep our wedding budget low. If any one has any tricks or tips that could be helpful. Please feel free to share with me thanks

PaulSmt, monday 11-Oct-21 23 305
Chantelle
Vendors who cannot enter venue due to not being vaccinated
Chantelle, On October 5, 2021 at 17:45

Hello all! So I am in a bit of a sticky situation. My photographer has recently told me she has decided she is not going to get vaccinated, and therefore she won't have the vaccine passport. Now, our...

Meghan, thursday 7-Oct-21 7 182
Joey
Keep or Skip: First Look?
Joey, On August 7, 2017 at 11:46

Hello everyone! We're playing "Keep or Skip" this week with popular wedding traditions! So... Are you having a first look, or a first touch? Or skipping them and not seeing each other until the...

Audrey, wednesday 6-Oct-21 127 1,093
Rebecca
Parents Inviting Guests
Rebecca, On September 29, 2021 at 13:09

When me and my fiancé finally set a date (September 3, 2022) we asked our parents if there was anyone they'd like to invite to the wedding. My parents struggled to give a list of 10 people (four being...

Stacey TC, wednesday 6-Oct-21 34 311 2

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