Advice + Budget

July 2018
Add laughs and levity to your wedding when you include your pets

July 2018
Host a reception where you grew up? Sure! This Charleston bride shares how she squeezed 300-plus guests into her parent’s Ansonborough abode

July 2018
Follow this bride’s perfect recipe to accent your day with just enough of the classic metallic hue

March 2018
See how this Southern Belle bride shows how to honor—and include—your grandparents (and other elders) at your wedding 

July 2017
Want a barefoot Big Day on the shore? Check out our 101 guide to saying "I do" on our beautiful barrier islands 

February 2017
Worried about a wedding washout? Learn from this couple’s backup plan

February 2017
Add Charleston charm to your bridal ensemble (or registry wish-list) with a piece from fourth-generation local jeweler Mini Hay’s darling Goldbug collection

May 2016
Looking for ice-breakers with distant in-laws-to-be? Crack open some local summertime trivia like these tidbits

May 2016
Follow these tips from this been-there, done-that newlywed couple whose wedding seamlessly melded mom, stepdad, and sons into one happy family

May 2016
<p>Donate your wedding florals after the Big Day</p>

May 2016
Watercolored portraits give brides the royal treatment (and a timeless memento)

March 2016
Take a break from those to-do lists and all the wedding budget number crunching for an entertaining - and enlightening - bought of local trivia

February 2016
Score ideas in spades with this hands-on reception that was, indeed, a labor of love

February 2016
With child photographers, a dog in a floral collar, and custom pillows, this waterside wedding will slay you

February 2015
Float into happily ever after with a fail-safe wedding at sea

February 2015
Score nearly new wedding décor (and duds) at this tag sale

October 2014
Add these pretty pieces to your registry, pronto!

September 2014
Commemorate your wedding with a landmark gift to the city that’s hosting your “I dos”

September 2014
Be it for your bachelor party, bachelorette bash, or even your rehearsal dinner—rally the gang for a visit to a local distillery

May 2014
Listen to the pros to snap top shots at portrait sessions

February 2014
Wander Charleston's most romantic spots and hear her most love-struck stories on the Bridesmaids Tour

September 2013
You’re not a cookie-cutter bride, so host a bachelorette fête as unique as you are

September 2013
<p> Celebrate saying &ldquo;I do&rdquo; in one of the Lowcountry&rsquo;s most singular, luxurious suites</p>

May 2013
Book a “wedding nanny” for your pup’s Big Day appearance