Traditionally, the bride’s family assumes the burden of most wedding costs, a custom most likely translated from ancient traditions of providing a dowry to attract a husband. While it is still not custom to ask the groom’s family to pay for any more than what is listed in our guide, modern in-laws often offer to help with more. Whatever the case may be, all parties should start budgeting now for their share of the nuptial fees. Here is a guide to help answer the question: Who pays for what?
Unless you’re off to Las Vegas for drive-through nuptials, most weddings take anywhere from six months to a year to plan. Our helpful planning calendar can help you get started.
Written by: Melissa Barreiros Selecting a diamond is one of the most important decisions to make when choosing the perfect ring. From clarity to cut, there are a lot of things to consider when diamond shopping. While this experience can seem intimidating, our diamond experts at OC Tanners have put together a quick guide to the five c's of diamond shopping.
Written by: Melissa Barreiros One of the most important aspects of wedding planning is choosing wedding invitations. Your wedding invitations not only set the tone for your festivities, but give your guests all the important details for the big day. With all the styles and patterns to choose from, shopping for and designing wedding invitations are essential to planning the perfect day. They...