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Stress Test: What Wedding Guests Worry About

Image via Huffington Post We all know how stressful wedding planning can be, but brides and grooms aren’t the only ones who feel a little anxiety around the occasion. Turns out, guests get stressed, too. Ebates, the cash-back shopping site, recently conducted a wedding survey to learn what male and female wedding guests get stressed about, and a couple of the answers…

Pippa Middleton is Engaged, and the Ring is Gorgeous!

  Image via Hello! It looks like Britain will soon be bracing for another wedding of royal proportions. Duchess Kate’s younger sister, Pippa Middleton, is now engaged to her dapper beau, 40-year-old hedge fund manager James Matthews. And if her engagement ring is any indication of things to come, the wedding will be spectacular. While there’s no word yet on who…

Celebrity Stylist Peter DeRosa Joins Delray Beach’s Eleven Spa

Eleven’s owner, Nikki Oden, and Peter DeRosa We’ve got some big news for Delray Beach brides in search of an A-list look for their wedding. Eleven Spa has officially announced the arrival of Peter DeRosa Salon at Eleven, beginning July 11. The collaboration brings the celebrity stylist into a completely redesigned salon at Eleven, which includes fashion, an art gallery,…

Karl Lagerfeld Launches a Collection of Engagement Rings

Legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is known for the gorgeous gowns and chic sportswear that he sends down catwalks each season from New York to Paris to London (and, most recently, Cuba) for Chanel, Fendi, and his own eponymous label. But now the German designer is lending his artistic touch to a whole new realm of the fashion world—jewelry. According to Vogue, Lagerfeld is…

What Five Movie Weddings Would Cost in Real Life

In addition to magazines and Pinterest, movies sometimes play a big part when it comes to helping a bride dream up her big day. But, whether you’re on a shoestring budget or price is no problem for your own wedding, have you ever wondered what the real-life cost would be for those big-screen celebrations? The folks at BeFrugal were curious, and they did some number crunching…

The Price (Tag) of Being a Bridesmaid

Photo by Sarah & Ben (Tampa) Although it’s a huge honor, being a bridesmaid can also come with a huge price tag. You’ll likely need to buy a new dress, possibly even a pair of shoes, and then there’s the bachelorette party, the bridal shower, the gifts, and the hair, makeup, and mani/pedi. And, if it’s a destination wedding, throw in some…