Budget & Advice

February 2022
Saving that far-flung honeymoon for later? Book one of these romantic escapes right in the Lowcountry’s backyard

September 2021
An elegant affair proves New Year’s Eve might just be the perfect time to start a new life together

November 2020
Elevate your December nuptials with classic holiday décor

November 2019
Wedding room blocks organized with no strings attached and no fees charged? Yes, please!

November 2018

November 2018

March 2018
Host a wonderful wedding in Charleston on a budget (for $7K)? You bet you can

July 2017
Try these stellar sites for wedding day steals, deals, and Lowcountry loot

October 2016
We visit with the wedding guru to see what’s on her mind and why she loves our fair city

October 2016
Forget the clubs, hit the coast! Plan the ultimate girl’s getaway with gorgeous ideas from the pros and Style Me Pretty 

October 2016
Want to save money but not skimp on style? Take a cue from Style Me Pretty, who introduces us to this North Carolina couple who oh-so fashionably eloped to Charleston's Legare Waring House 

October 2016
Want to elope? See how this couple lined up their perfect day in Charleston with a little Googling, a marriage license, and a park permit

October 2016
Check out this quick look at some of our favorite Charleston Etsy shops

October 2016
Ain’t no party like a tepee party! Gather with guests in these hip huts to celebrate your Big Day in style

October 2016
Register for hand-hewn culinary and cocktail tools from one of Charleston’s own makers

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

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
Psst! Charleston's awesome twosome for bridal fashion styling and fixes—Lindsey Nowak of LindseyNowak.com and Cacky Rivers of CackysBrideAid.com—recently told us what every gal should have on hand on the Big Day. Pack your own emergency kit today!

June 2015
Got a lot of ideas to tie into one day? Here’s how Southern Protocol is making things stylish and tidy for one lucky couple

June 2015
Reinvent how you and your guests mug for selfies when you ditch the fake moustaches and feather boas for these fresh ideas

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

February 2015
Dress your reception with chalk art and sayings

February 2014
Pump up the fun with one of the area’s most sassy, silly, and stylish photo booths