It's easy to forget how pricey weddings can be. From finding the perfect dinner menu to getting every floral arrangement just right, all of those little details can add up to one big receipt. Edinburgh couple Natalie Borg, 36, and fiancГ© Richard McMurray, 37, learned this lesson the hard way, but their means of finding the funds to cover their wedding costs are getting some serious backlash.
For eight long months, we've been speculating on when Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin might walk down the aisle for the second time after marrying in a secret courthouse wedding in September. As it turns out, we might have had a big clue about when their more traditional ceremony would take place all along, as the couple is reportedly considering tying the knot-again!
When Adrienne Bailon tied the knot earlier this month in an ultra-glam Parisian wedding, we couldn't take our eyes off of the beautiful bride in her super stunning Walter Mendez wedding dress. We mean, come on! Would you look at that thing? In case you managed to miss it, The Real co-host wed her sweetheart, Grammy-winning Christian musician Israel Houghton, in a glitzy gown that totally stole the show.
When you're a royal, there's an endless list of etiquette and traditions you have to follow, especially when it comes to matters of your title. Still, that didn't stop Princess Eugenie from taking her husband Jack Brooksbank's last name. But the modern royal found a smart and sweet way to incorporate her husband's name into hers without sacrificing her title.
Wedding flowers play a huge role in establishing the aesthetic of your ceremony and reception. From your bouquet to the centerpieces, flowers are among the many elements a couple often wants to be just so . Of course, the execution of your vision typically comes at a price-something this bride only just learned, it seems.
Last year, as Matt Jacobi and Nick Caprio were in the midst of wedding planning, they were also Christmas shopping for Jacobi's eight-year-old niece. The couple wanted to get her something wedding-related but were having trouble finding what they were looking for that wasn't focused on a heterosexual couple-so they made one of their own.
Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard rank among America's most beloved couples thanks in part to their frank honesty-and hilarious commentary-about marriage, parenting, and work. And now, the two are opening up even more about their relationship-including the reason Shepard proposed to Bell even though he didn't previously believe in marriage.
In 2016, singing star Ciara married NFL quarterback Russell Wilson in a lavish ceremony at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England, four months after getting engaged. The idyllic weekend-long celebration could have been ripped straight out of a storybook. But the lead up to the big day wasn't as easy as it may have looked.
What do you get when you cross bridezilla behavior with some good old-fashioned body shaming? This bride who recently posted on Reddit asking for advice about a friend she was considering barring from her bridal party because of the size of her chest. That's right, it all came down to cup size. The bride described her "dilemma" in Reddit's "Am I the A**hole" (AITA) section.
A viral Reddit "Am I the A**shole" thread strikes again with a tale of a bride who felt wronged by one of her bridesmaids. This time, the bride in question had complaints about a bridesmaid she calls Kate who was around seven months pregnant during the festivities. "Kate's belly was easily accommodated into the dress style because it had quite a flowy skirt with a fitted bust," she wrote in the thread as spotted by Insider .
Gabby Barrett and Cade Foehner first met while competing to become the next American Idol in 2018, and now they're engaged! вЂњI thought he was cute, but I didn't think there was going to be anything that came out of it,вЂќ Barrett, 19, told People about meeting her now-fiancГ©. But they soon fell in love.
Jennifer Lawrence has been keeping a fairly low profile since getting engaged to Cooke Maroney in February. Other than showing off her new engagement ring at the Christian Dior show in Paris earlier this year we haven't heard much from the A-lister about wedding plans. (There was that epic night out in New York City with Adele, which some fans thought might be a bachelorette party, but it was a reach.
This Bride Called Out Her 'Snobby' Friend After a Disagreement About the Length of Bridesmaid Dresses
Picking out bridesmaid dresses can be tricky for even the most easygoing bride and bridesmaids. You're trying to find something that works for different body types and personal styles, while also fitting in with the wedding's theme or design aesthetic. And yes, that can sometimes lead to disagreements between friends.
Emma Letts, a bride-to-be from Leicestershire in the U.K., is set to marry her fiancГ©, Richard, this August, but sadly one special person won't be there for the ceremony. Letts's mother was diagnosed with cancer just a month after the couple got engaged in 2016 and passed away in 2017. "It's been so hard planning a wedding without having her with me, and I have had lots of tears," Letts told the BBC.
Chance the Rapper (whose given name is Chancelor Johnathan Bennett) is getting married this weekend to Kirsten Corley, his longtime girlfriend and the mother of his daughter. And in a sweet gesture for the social media age, Chance took to Twitter to share the story of how he met his future wife. Fair warning: It's super sweet.
Most of us try to spend as little time in the airport as possible-and when we're told that a delay will keep us there longer than desired, we usually get supremely frustrated. And don't even get us started about the tedious time spent waiting for luggage to (hopefully) arrive. But for one couple, the baggage claim area at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport holds such special meaning that the actually decided to hold their unconventional wedding there.
Destination weddings can often be a blessing and a curse. Once you're there, they are typically super fun and can be like a mini-vacation with a fun party and good friends baked in. But they can also be expensive and involve a lot more planning by guests than a local to-do. It's also a lot of work for the bride and groom, who have several logistics to organize-and usually those are made well ahead of the actual event.
Amy Schumer is known for speaking her mind, both in her stand-up comedy and on her social media channels. So it's really not all that surprising that she's revealing even more about her life in her new Netflix special, Growing, in which she discusses her pregnancy and her marriage to Chris Fischer, whom she wed in a surprise ceremony last February in California.
The annual Council of Fashion Designers of America (or CFDA) Awards each year are often referred to by those in the industry as the "Oscars of the fashion world." The biggest designer names, along with plenty of A-list celebrities and models, are always on hand to dole out honors for achievements like Womenswear Designer of the Year or Fashion Icon (which went to bride-to-be Jennifer Lopez this year).
Wedding guest attire can often be a touchy subject for couples. Obviously, they have a vision in their heads about what the day will look like. And while they can provide a dress code on the invitations, they really have no control over what guests actually show up wearing-as this bride recently learned.
Barack Obama Sent Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez a Handwritten Congratulations for Their Engagement
Leave it to Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez to have one of the most major celebrity engagements of all time. First, there's the reportedly $1-$5 million ring-which, frankly, we're still not over. Then, there were the perfectly lit proposal photos. Now, they have the official blessing of Barack and Michelle Obama.