Wedding-party music should blend harmoniously with every setting

...go down in flames."Although professional DJs and wedding planners scoff at the idea of do-it-yourself dance-floor...Asked for an interview, one prominent New York wedding planner sniffed, "That does not make sense at all. None...

Smart Spending: From the venue to the menu, how to save on wedding food

...of catering your reception, which is typically the biggest single item on a couple's wedding budget.Brooklyn wedding planner Jove Meyer boils it down to one word: flexibility."If you're flexible, there are definitely many ways to save...

Grand Central is popular spot for wedding photos

...Connecticut."It's that juxtaposition of a moment of romance against the hustle and bustle," said New York City wedding planner Karen Bussen, adding that many of the couples taking wedding photos at Grand Central have no personal connection...

Oddities not rare in sports in 2014

...start running like a crazy guy."LOVE AND DEATH: The Win nipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League became wedding planners. The team offered couples the chance to say "I do" on its field, completing perhaps the ultimate Hail Marry...

Make your wedding a family affair

...groom, but between each of them and their children and/or stepchildren."Make sure to bring the tissues," says wedding planner Stephany Allongo in Palm Beach, Fla. "This is usually a tearjerker."

Football fans know how to game-plan for their nuptials

...rather than attend.In Dallas, longtime wedding planner Micki Novak said fall weddings often are planned...director of the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners.Professional wedding planner Kavonda L. Rogers, of Montgomery, Ala...

Solesby, Spires plan to marry on anniversary of Riverwalk Augusta attack

...Solesbee said she already has a wedding dress lined up for the big day. The couple have also been set up with a wedding planner, who donated her services, and been contacted by several people offering to host or cater the wedding.The couple...

Being a good wedding guest: some do's and don'ts

...invite them in the first place. You can't say, 'I'm so annoyed with you, you're uninvited.'"New York wedding planner Marcy Blum suggests adding an enclosure with the invitation listing an e-mail address people can use to RSVP or ask...

Couples are getting personal in choosing wedding favors

...really generic things that you can get in bulk easily without putting too much thought into it," said Amy Frugoli, a wedding planner in San Jose, Calif. "And now it's more personalized, well-thought-out and usable items."Great favors...

Leah Marie Gordon - Tyler Newman Janik

...attendants were Charlie Salmons and Oliver Salmons. The wedding director was Leslie Lyle. Photography was by Ivey Gibb of Ivey Mischel Photography. Music was provided by Scott and Caroline Sizemore. Wedding planner was Shelia Griffin.