Monthly Archives: December 2013

Top Wedding Trends for 2014

Weddings are becoming ever more enchanting. Just take a look at some of the wildly creative new ideas in flowers, food, decor and more.


Rachel Griffiths

Hey there, lucky bride! A new year is here, ushering in a new swoon-worthy wedding season. We went up and down the coasts and zig-zagged in between, and wedding experts everywhere agree: 2014 will be the year of true romance. Weddings are going softer, sweeter, lusher and more heartfelt. It’s a return to classic chivalry, to the things that made our mothers cry, and it’s happening just in time for you to melt hearts and make memories.

Browse the hottest trends by category:

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Celebrity Engagement Predictions for 2014

Which celebrity flames are ready to pledge their lifelong commitment in 2014? We’re betting all odds on these adorable (and in a few cases, unlikely) duos — read all about their rock-solid unions and why we think wedding bells aren’t too far-off!


Stefania Sainato


1. Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher

How long they’ve been dating: The former That ‘70s Show cast mates took their friendship to the next level in April of 2012. In recent months, their romance has taken them everywhere from Australia to Italy to New York to Iowa, where they dined with Kutcher's family at Red Lobster (if that's not love, then we don't know what is). Kunis even planned a surprise birthday party for her guy this year at Go Kart World in California.

An insider tells People that the “Sexiest Woman in the World” (as voted by FHM magazine), 30, and her 35-year-old actor/producer beau are vocal about wanting to have kids together: “I can’t imagine it will be very long before she’s pregnant. [Maybe] right after they get engaged if not sooner,” the source predicted.

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What to Know About Changing Your Last Name

How to get through the most annoying post-wedding task with ease.


Kristen (O'Gorman) Klein


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Photo Credit: Ashley McCormick Photography

I always planned on taking my husband’s last name after we got married, but the sheer amount of paperwork and appointments required pushed it to the bottom of my to-do list… for almost three years. (Wasn’t it good enough to just change it on Facebook and tack “Klein” onto the end of my byline?).

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30 Unexpected Wedding Costs Brides Forget to Budget For

Sticking to your budget is one of the trickiest parts of planning a wedding — especially because there are so many hidden costs.


Kristen O'Gorman Klein


To help you out, we checked in with wedding vendors and financial experts across the country to uncover the top items that couples forget to think about when allocating their wedding finances.

Pre-Wedding Costs

Asking Bridesmaids in a Special Way
For many brides, asking their nearest and dearest to stand up with them on their wedding day simply isn’t something that can be done via phone or text — or even just on your regular girls’ night out. Brides are popping the question to their ‘maids with creative gifts, personalized cards, or taking them out to a nice lunch or dinner, according to Plum Pretty Sugar. But remember that those little costs can add up!

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Maggie Sottero Trunk Shows

Check our schedule to find Maggie Sottero and Sottero & Midgley Trunk Shows in your area! Please call for an appointment.

December 2013 Schedule

December 6-8, 2013
Dublin, OH
Wendy's Bridal
(614) 336-9100

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