Lindsay Jones, the founder and editor of WomanGettingMarried.com, and her husband Cory answer your trickiest wedding planning questions one episode at a time. From how much things will cost to how to cut your guest list, they'll give you the he said/she said take on planning the best day ever without going crazy.
How to Break Down Your Wedding Budget
Creating a wedding budget can be overwhelming (and scary), but it's one of the first things you need to do when you start planning your wedding. In this week's episode we're talking about how to create yours, and what to budget for each vendor.
Wedding Trends We Are Over and What's Coming Next
There are some wedding mainstays that will never go out of style...White wedding dresses. Blush, ivory, and neutral wedding colors. Peonies! But then there are trends that come and go, which is what makes wedding planning fun (if not a little frustrating).
We connected with several wedding planners and photographers to get their opinion on which trends are on their way out, and which we’ll see stick around for the next couple of years.
Hair & Makeup Myths Your Wedding Photographer Wants You to Know
I don't think we talk enough about hair and makeup on the podcast (maybe because of my co-host?! LOL) but feeling like your best self on your wedding day is so important. And nobody knows that more than wedding photographers. They've seen what great (or not so great) hair and makeup can do to your wedding photos. In this episode we're sharing crucial tips from wedding photographers and hair & makeup artists about making sure you and your wedding photos look amazing!
Wedding Q&A: Bachelorette Party Etiquette, Black Tie & Pizza, and Choosing Which Kids to Invite
In this week's episode we're talking about a wide range of topics including:
-If you have multiple friend groups, is it better to try to do several smaller bachelorette celebrations or one big group gathering?
-I want a kids-free wedding. Does that include immediate family though?
-Can you do black time formal AND serve tacos and pizza?
-How do you tell your recently divorced parents that they cannot have plus ones?
Which Wedding Planner is Right for You?
One of the most important wedding vendors you can hire is a planner. And yes, every wedding needs one! But considering planners can offer different packages based on your time and budget, how do you know which one is right for you? In this episode we're talking about the various levels of service you can expect, as well as how much you'll likely pay for each.
Here's How to Ask For Wedding Help
Admit It: You need wedding help. But if you're anything like me it can be hard to give up control. The problem is doing it all on your own is overwhelming and not as much fun! In this week's episode we talk about the best way to split up your wedding planning checklist with your partner. PLUS: How to ask for help from your wedding party and parents, and ideas for ways they can contribute.
Decent Honest Humans!
Very very helpful information presented in a way that is sensitive and flexible. I also like the married couple perspective. So much of wedding planning is bride-focused. Involvement of both spouses-to-be in planning the wedding is a great blueprint for all the life decisions on the road ahead. Thank you! As a mother of a bride to be, this has been extremely helpful for me to be able to bring up relevant topics with my daughter!
Couple of cuties
I’m obsessed with you guys...your hilarious banter, your podcast and your website. Everything you create is flawlessly informative and entertaining. Please write a book, with lots and lots of beautiful photos.
I appreciate your content. For my taste, I’d prefer less cutesy banter and more business.