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Hairstyle Dos and Don’ts for Your Special Day

Many couples will hire wedding planners and other vendors for their nuptials. Consult a professional hair stylist, especially if you think you want to do something out of the ordinary for your big day.

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Jain Wedding Traditions

Jainism is one of the oldest religions in continuous practice today. Jain wedding traditions vary from sect to sect, but the weddings themselves have the same purpose

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Ideas for More Inclusive Wedding Menus

When it comes to marriage events, food is one of the most critical elements. From the dinner entree to the wedding cake to the sparkling wine for toasts and more.

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Sustainable Fall Wedding Trends

A popular trend for fall weddings is practicing sustainability and having an eco-friendly wedding. You can reduce your carbon footprint and even save money with a few simple steps!

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The Proper Way To Work With Vendors

Picking the right wedding vendors is a crucial part of making your wedding day perfect. But once you do, it's also important to know how to properly communicate with them as well as what questions to ask.

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Amish Courtship and Weddings

Just like any other weddings, Amish weddings are full of their own unique rituals and customs. From courtship to the big day itself, Amish weddings are simpler but no less meaningful than other ceremonies.

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Unusual Wedding Customs Around the World

Something borrowed, something blue? Weddings are undeniably full of unique traditions and rituals, many of them downright strange. Here are some of our favorite unique wedding traditions from around the world.

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Wedding Traditions Around the Globe

There’s something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue; the tossing of the bouquet and garter; and the rice thrown as the newlyweds leave. Around the world, you can find other wedding traditions.

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What To Expect at a Shinto Funeral

Shinto funerals are common in Japan, and incorporate elements of Buddhism into the rites. Utilizing 20 different steps, Shinto funerals are a beautiful and profound way to say goodbye to your loved ones.

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How To Handle the Rising Costs of Weddings

Once you have signed a contract with a vendor, the costs associated with the service will not change. However, studies highlight that many couples shop around for a long time before committing to a specific business.

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