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Posted on Aug 15 2013 - 12:34pm by Katelyn Connor
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Sometimes, the best solution to bridesmaid drama is to just have 80 of them. Katie Dalby definitely succeeded in this undertaking at her wedding this past Saturday. Katie, 26, is the owner of Katie’s Boogie Shoes Dance Academy of Harwich, England, and has developed wonderful relationships with her coworkers, dancers, and students. When her troupe found out that she was engaged to her fireman boyfriend Norman Gooch, they were more than excited. Each girl wanted to be involved in her wedding in some way. When she was put on the spot...

This weekend, Sean Stevenson and Christine Swidorsky, of Jeannette, PA.will get married, with their 2-year old son as the best man. Logan, the couple’s son, had only days left to live before the ceremony. Although he made it to the wedding, he passed away in his mother’s arms last night at 8:18PM. The couple planned on getting married next year, but then decided that it was important for them to celebrate with Logan still alive. Friends and family pitched in to plan and pay for the wedding that also served as a celebration of Logan’s...

Newlyweds Jake Kantrowitz and Sarah Truitt have been childhood friends since they were only three years old, and their love for each other has only grown within those 23 years. This adorable couple wed in late July, but mixed their childhood memories with the new ones they plan to make in the coming years. For their Save the Date cards, the couple decided to bring out an old favorite of theirs: the two of them on a carousel when they were only children. On their wedding day, the two recreated that moment in their dress and tuxedo in...

Posted on Aug 2 2013 - 3:51pm by Katelyn Connor
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This is really a Disney dream come true. Melissa Dawn has made a career for herself as a real mermaid down in Florida. Dawn is a professional performer for charity events, birthdays, and luxury hotels, and created a troupe of 12 other mermaids and mermen to join her. About six years ago, Dawn realized she could hold her breath for over five minutes and decided to make a career out of it. So, she made her own tail and a video of her performing underwater as a mermaid, and the video went viral overnight. People were thrilled to see the...

This is not your everyday corny wedding stunt. In fact, this one deserves to go on Fear Factor. Natasha and Jacob Jones made their reception extreme for everyone involved, including all the Single Ladies and Gentlemen. For the bouquet toss, instead of the traditional, modest throw into the single ladies, Natasha strapped herself to a human-sized slingshot, pulled back by her brand new husband and an ATV. This extreme toss tops almost anything I’ve ever seen! In addition to the bouquet toss, Jacob, her new groom, also did the garter...

When thinking of weddings that really blew us away, one of the biggest factors is always the bride’s dress. Although many stick with the traditional white or ivory, these celebrities paved their own way and wore quite the statement dresses- from bright yellow to even… camouflage? Check out the beautiful and the outrageous celebrity dresses that have recently been worn. Each one tailors itself to the star’s personal style in one way or another- all to create the perfect statement for a memorable wedding. From Avril Lavigne, to Shenae...

When many couples think of their perfect wedding cake, what immediately comes to mind is the traditional white and sugary designs that so many have loved before. However, this cake seems to turn those good dreams into undead nightmares. For the couples who like to emphasize their eternal love, till Zombie Apocalypse do them part, this is the cake for them. There have been many creative and eccentric wedding toppers that have developed over the years- and I’m sure we’ve seen it all- from pug figurines to elaborate scenes of an angry...

This past Saturday, Shirley Stewart and Rashid Smith exchanged vows in a very unconventional place: IKEA. Although not necessarily the destination spot for all engaged couples, this particular pair has a sweet history as the story unfolds. The IKEA in Elizabeth, New Jersey, is where 46 year old Stewart and her then fourteen year old daughter Jashirele first laid eyes upon Smith, 46 in 2005. The two of them began following him around the store, trying to see if he wore a ring or was with another woman. Finally, Jashirelle got so fed up...

With wedding season in full bloom, your weekend itinerary might find itself populated with bridal showers and bachelorette parties, but what about when the big day is finally here? My favorite part of any wedding reception is the first dance shared by the newly wed couple. The floor is empty with the exception of the love that radiates from the beaming couple in a moment of complete magic. The first dance song selection is sure to be a long and thoughtful process and though each dance is unique to its newlyweds, there are bound to be...

Australian Bride, Stephanie Watson gives herself the ultimate challenge when designing her one of a kind dress—made of bread tags? If you’re like me, you are asking yourself who would ever come up with an idea like that! Stephanie, now twenty-nine, met her husband Will when they were in high school. The young couple shared a quirky interest of collecting bread...