You've been dreaming of this day since you were a little girl. The day you stand across from the man of your dreams and say "I Do." He took your breath away when he got down on one knee with that gorgeous engagement ring that immediately became your new favorite accessory, and now you get to find the perfect wedding band to compliment it.
Your wedding ring is one of the most important and symbolic pieces of jewelry you will ever own. With this ring, you and your S.O. begin your life as husband and wife. It will forever represent the promises you make to each other on your special day.
Not all diamond wedding rings are the same and finding the right one is unbelievably important! So where do you even start? Have you thought about what metal type you want your wedding ring to be? Do you know if you want it to match your engagement ring? Do you want lots of diamonds? There is a lot to think about when it comes to your wedding band.
To get you started, here the top Boston wedding band styles you NEED to know about:
Tying the knot soon? Want to find something different, something out-of-the-box to add to your wedding? Everyone wants their wedding to be unique, but with all of the Style Me Pretty and Pinterest-inspired wedding ideas, it can be hard to really mix things up. So how do you make your wedding your own? Lately couples have begun to incorporate their own personality throughout all aspects of their wedding.
Adding personal touches that will give your guests a glimpse into your life together as a couple is the key to making every wedding unique. We talked with local wedding planning expert, Bree Oates, to bring you these five ideas that will wow your guests and making your Boston wedding stand out from the crowd.
In the midst of all the wedding craze, we know wedding invitations often fall to the end of a bride's to-do list, but there is a reason it’s so important to start this part of the planning process early!
Many couples don't realize how much there is to consider when it comes to custom wedding invitations. Wedding invites set the stage for the main event, and custom designs are this year's hottest trend. If you want to make your invitations personal, one of a kind, and totally representative of your day, it will often require more than just a quick consultation or clicking a few buttons online.
We partnered with local custom wedding invitation design experts Gus & Ruby, TAG design, SKO Designs, and Goosefish Press to bring you the five most important custom wedding invitation tips you'll need to know:
Wedding traditions are a thing of the past! Gone are the days where your wedding has to have the traditional 5-tier cake. We've noticed more and more Boston couples are opting for more unique wedding dessert options, such as the cupcake tower, dessert table, ice cream bar, and even edible favors. The wedding cake (although still present) is often not the focal point of the wedding dessert table anymore.
Dessert is one of the many ways you can use food and beverage to make your wedding your own. Together with tips and advice from local wedding dessert expert Cakes For Occasions, we've found eight unique wedding desserts that will give you the opportunity to do something special not only for your guests, but for yourself, as a representation of who you are as a couple.
Here are 8 out-of-the-box wedding dessert ideas that will set your Boston wedding apart from the rest:
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The day you’ve been waiting for is finally here... After months of planning, you're going to walk down the aisle and marry the man of your dreams. As the bride, all eyes will be on you, but we can't forget about the other star of the day! Since you don’t get to see your groom until you're standing at the altar, sending a little something to remind him how much you love him is the perfect preview to the ceremony.
The exchanging of gifts between the bride and groom is a tradition that's been around forever.Whether it be a simple love note or a grand gesture, this special touch is greatly appreciated. Of course the fact that he gets to spend the rest of his life with you is a gift in itself, but for the brides that are looking to do something extra special and sentimental for their soon-to-be husband, Long's is here to help!
Having trouble coming up with the perfect gift idea? This ultimate list of wedding gifts for the groom is what you've been waiting for:
Not only is your wedding reception a celebration of your love and marriage, it is also your first official appearance as husband and wife! This night is all about you and your one-of-a kind love, and as such the event should reflect your wedding story.
We know the last thing you want is to have the exact same Boston wedding as all your friends, and personalizing your food and beverage experience is a great way for you to give your reception that extra personal touch (without much extra work!).
There are countless ways to tailor the food and beverage element of your wedding both in and out of the kitchen. Create an extraordinarily customized reception by putting a unique spin on both presentation, food, and beverage options with these tips from local Boston/Cambridge wedding expert Hotel Marlowe: