A wedding celebration marks not only the marriage of two people who’ve waited a lifetime to walk down the aisle together, but also the culmination of months or even years of preparation for the big event. Not sure where to start? Read our wedding guide for help finding the perfect gown and jewelry, selecting the ideal venue to suit your unique style and even navigating the most delicate of guest-list drama.
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Were you recently engaged or married? We want to hear your story! Submit your engagement and wedding stories to us, and we’ll proudly publish them. Read some wedding and engagement announcements below:
- Engagement: Andrea Foreman and Daniel Fisher
- Engagement: David Simon and Lesley Smith
- Wedding: Nico and Lindsey Fatai
- Wedding: Alex Ford-Carther and Katrina A. Mattingly-Carther
- Wedding: Charlie and Megan Kirby
Looking for a thoughtful gift for the newlywed or newly engaged couple in your life? Check out The Newlywed Cookbook available on Shop For Good! $28