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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.

Vows & Readings

25 Adorable Love Song Lyrics to Inspire Your Wedding Vows

Looking for a creativity booster to help you pen the perfect vows, love letter or wedding toast? Why not take inspiration from love song lyrics by a few of your favourite musicians.

By Alice Prendergast, 18/03/20

Traditions

10 Good Luck Charms for Your Wedding Day

From the classic sixpence in your shoe to ring warming, there are plenty of ways to infuse your big day with a bit of good luck.

By Alice Prendergast, 28/02/20

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.

By Alice Prendergast, 27/01/20

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.

By Alice Prendergast, 22/01/20

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.

By Alice Prendergast, 22/11/19

Traditions

What is a Ring Warming Ceremony?

Want to amp up the sentimentality of your big day? A ring warming ceremony might be perfect for you. Here’s a crash course to get you in the know.

By Alice Prendergast, 16/04/19

Traditions

What is a Sage Smudging Ceremony?

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

By Alice Prendergast, 22/03/19

Traditions

What is a Handfasting Ceremony?

Want to infuse your wedding ceremony with a little more meaning? Then turn to this Celtic tradition.

By Alice Prendergast, 15/03/19

Officiants

10 Questions to Ask a Wedding Officiant

The wedding officiant is one of the MVPs of your big day. Make sure you have the right one by asking these essential questions.

By Alice Prendergast, 25/01/19

Vows & Readings

Where to Look for Wedding Vow Inspiration

Every writer needs a bit of inspiration to get ‘em going, here’s where to get yours while penning your wedding vows.

By Alice Prendergast, 15/01/19

Traditions

What is a Sky Lantern Ceremony?

If you and your partner want to brighten up your big day, a sky lantern ceremony may just be the perfect ritual to add to your wedding.

By Alice Prendergast, 04/12/18

Vows & Readings

6 Major Wedding Vow Don’ts

Working on penning your wedding vows? Try your best to avoid these pitfalls to ensure you’re ceremony-ready.

By Alice Prendergast, 15/10/18

Officiants

What is a Wedding Celebrant?

Wedding celebrants do way more than just preside over your marriage ceremony - they offer a full-service approach that can’t be beat.

By Alice Prendergast, 11/10/18

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.

By Whitney Teal, 08/05/18

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.

By Alice Prendergast, 16/03/18

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.

By Alice Prendergast, 01/03/18