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wed·ding: a marriage ceremony usually with its accompanying festivities (Merriam-Webster Dictionary)

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  • CT & NY Wedding Venues
    A comprehensive listing of wedding venues in Connecticut and New York. Provides ratings, cost estimates, and links to the venue websites. Also browse photographers, DJ's, caterers, and other vendors.
  • Emily Post Wedding Etiquette
    The authority on all things etiquette, check here for topics like "How to word a formal wedding invitation," "Is it ok to ask for money?" "When is it appropriate to have an engagement party?" and more. Also check out Peggy Post's Wedding Q&A in the New York Times for answers to real questions you may be facing.
  • Martha Stewart Weddings
    A great source for inspiration with ideas from real weddings, planning tools, and helpful breakdowns with different types of cakes, flowers, dresses, and more.
  • Pinterest
    This online "pinboard" is quickly becoming the go-to source for fashion, decor, locations, and any other wedding elements you want to see from real life photos. Users add photos, then just enter your search terms and see what people have posted!
  • Real Simple Weddings
    From Real Simple magazine, this site includes practical topics like "Wedding 101," "How to Save Money on Your Wedding," and the best and (really!) simple Wedding Planning Checklist - organized by date (6-9 months before, 5-4 months before, etc).
  • Style Me Pretty
    A beautiful and inspiring blog featuring photography boards from real weddings, DIY ideas, fashion look book by designer, and a new "Local Wedding" section where you can see real weddings from the New York area as well as destination locations.
  • The Knot
    The Knot packed full of information on everything from bridesmaid dresses, to rings, hairstyles and honeymoon destinations. It also features an interactive Community page where real brides discuss different topics such as rehearsal dinner invitation etiquette, family issues, customs and traditions, and more.

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