TRAVEL: Vietnam becomes destination wedding

PLANNING a wedding can be a daunting task. When you throw in the fact that you’re planning it by email, communicating with people whose first language is not English, in a country that you may not have visited before, it’s a whole different kettle of fish.

Golden Wedding Anniversary

Five decades, half a century, fifty years! If there’s one wedding anniversary that deserves special mention, it’s the golden anniversary! And if there’s one place that’s perfect to find that wonderful 50th gold anniversary gift or keepsake, it’s Personal Creations, the home of unique and truly one-of-a-kind special occasion gifts.

Anniversary gifts by year

There are a lot of anniversary gift lists out there. Most hit the major milestones with traditional and modern themes. But this is the one and only, official Hallmark wedding anniversary gifts list. It blends tradition with fresh inspiration, and since we think every year is important, there are creative gift ideas for every single anniversary, from the first to the sixtieth. A couple celebrating anniversaries after that can start all over again!

Fall 2017 Wedding Dress Trends

Bridal Fashion Week has come and gone, but the wedding dress trends seen coming down the runways will last, well not a lifetime, but close enough. Off-the-shoulder wedding dresses continued to reign supreme, and deep plunging v-necks were still the sexy talk of the town, but fall 2017 also saw some new wedding dress trends. Ruffles, feathers, and tiered skirts all made an appearance, and sleeves were also a major focus, with flutter sleeve styles and billowing bishop sleeves turning up in some of our favorite collections.

10 Tips for Planning the Perfect Marriage Proposal

Ready to pop the question but you aren't sure how to make your proposal extra special? Coming up with the right way to ask those four little words ("Will you marry me?") can be a challenge even for guys who are romantic on an everyday basis. You're probably thinking it has to be a BIG proposal — something she'll never forget. It should also be personalized to your relationship. Whew, that's a lot of pressure.

What to Know About Finding Your Wedding Dress on Black Friday

A bride that enters the fray on Black Friday to find herself the dress of her dreams is the kind of emboldened woman you do not want to mess with. She is fierce, she is focused, and she will let nothing stand in between that her and that gorgeous gown being sold at a majorly discounted price. Sound like you? Then you've come to the right place. Here are some must-know tips from bridal retail experts to make sure your Black Friday bridal shopping experience goes swiftly.