Wedding Ceremony

Ready to start planning and personalizing your wedding ceremony? Whether you're having a religious, civil or symbolic ceremony, you'll find everything you need to make it memorable in these articles.

Traditions

Expert Advice for a Same-Sex Wedding Procession

Count the procession among the many wedding traditions that are singularly designed for opposite-sex couples. Here are some alternatives for a same-sex wedding procession.

Traditions

Wedding Ceremony Structure

Stumped when it comes to your wedding ceremony structure? Here’s how a traditional ceremony plays out.

Vows & Readings

Wedding Ceremony Readings 101

Are you in desperate need of a crash course in wedding ceremony readings? Here is everything you need to know.

Vows & Readings

6 Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Ceremony Readings

Are you ready to start hunting for your wedding ceremony readings? We’ve got a few tips and tricks for you.

Officiants

What to Think About When Finding a Wedding Officiant

Are you ready to start searching for your wedding officiant? Here are a number of things to keep in mind.

Officiants

How to Choose a Wedding Officiant

Hiring someone to officiate your marriage is an absolute must. Here’s how to find the man or lady who will make your union legal.

Traditions

What is a Tying the Knot Ceremony?

A tying the knot ceremony is an adorable way to take your wedding to the next level. Here’s the lowdown.

Traditions

What is a Sage Smudging Ceremony?

Want to make your wedding ceremony a touch more spiritual? Think about adding this cleansing ritual.

Traditions

What is a Wine Box Ceremony?

Want to add some extra sentimentality to your service and get an amazing keepsake in the process? Consider adding a wine box ceremony to your wedding itinerary.

Traditions

Who Will Walk You Down the Aisle?

Is having your dad give you away a no-brainer, or is this decision more complicated? Choose what works best for you.

Vows & Readings

Wedding Vow Basics

While you should strive to make your vows your own, there are a few key steps to penning them perfectly. Here are the basic components of vows.

Traditions

What is a Tree Planting Ceremony?

If you and your partner were born with green thumbs, a tree planting ceremony is the perfect sentimental addition to your wedding ceremony.

Vows & Readings

5 Tips for Overcoming Wedding Vows Writer’s Block

Having a tough time coming up with the perfect way to say “I love you” with your vows? Here are few tips for tackling writer’s block.

Traditions

What is a Unity Water Ceremony?

If you’re looking for a sweet and special way to take your wedding ceremony to the next level, a water ceremony is the way to go.

Traditions

What is a Unity Candle Ceremony?

Make your wedding even more romantic by lighting your own eternal flame in front of your friends and family.

Traditions

6 Ways to Shake Up Your Wedding Processional

Your wedding processional doesn’t have to follow the traditional formula. Here are a few tried and true ways to change yours up.