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How To Announce You Aren't Changing Your Name

Recently, A Practical Wedding had a question for a reader about how to let her vendors know she wasn’t changing her name and how she and her husband should be announced at the reception. 501 more words

Etiquette News

Good Reads From the Week

For a longtime was I only reading the same handful of websites, and the internet was starting to feel like a small, somewhat dull place. Lately I’ve been shaking myself up, and searching out great content that I may have been missing. 308 more words


My Experience Planning a Wedding Part One: A Message to the Newly Engaged

This is a whirlwind. You have just told the person you (hopefully) love that you want to spend the rest of your life with them. You want to be in it for the long haul, the fights, the joys, the unpredictable experiences. 783 more words

Never Never Land

hashtag highlights + latest pins

here are our top five favourite things we’ve seen online this week… some are from edmonton vendors and photographers, and some are from the internet at large. 248 more words

DIY Bouquet

Breaking Down "Do Over Weddings"

So there’s a new trend in the wedding world where a couple decides to elope or have an intimate ceremony (or sometimes has to rush down to City Hall for a legal wedding for any number of reasons) and then later on decide that they feel like they missed out on the big white wedding and so decide to have that in some way. 3,010 more words


September Favorites and an Announcement

Oh hi there. Will you look at the calendar? It’s October already – can you believe it?

It’s been a bit quiet around this little corner of the internet but for a very good reason. 488 more words



When I first got engaged my mom’s coworker referred me to the site A Practical Wedding.  There, you can find real brides blogging about all kinds of issues.  615 more words