Find Wedding Ideas: Expert Advice

Here Comes the Guide brings you expert advice to help you plan your wedding, from engagement to honeymoon and all the fun in between. Start with our general Wedding Checklist and be sure to check out our “Questions to Ask…” series for guidance on finding your wedding venue and hiring your wedding vendors!


Erin Condren Wedding Planner

Why Is Wedding Planning So Hard?

Why Is Wedding Planning So Hard?Weddings look so shiny and pretty from the outside. But once you’re knee-deep in the nitty gritty world of wedding planning, reality sets in. But gather yourself together, because we’ve compiled the top 5 logistical reasons wedding planning is so dang difficult, along with some resources to make the process just a bit easier on you.


Everything You Need To Know About Fall Weddings

Everything You Need To Know About Fall WeddingsCooler temps, cozy scarves, and pumpkin spice everything. If we're speaking your language, a fall wedding may be right up your alley. But, before you fall in love with a fall wedding, read our guide to discover what's in season, what's in vogue, and what to take into consideration.


Wedding Beauty Timeline

Wedding Beauty TimelineBeauty may be an afterthought when you're knee-deep in wedding planning. You know you need to make time for some beauty prep, but when and where do you start? To make sure you look and feel amazing on your big day, we've created a Wedding Beauty Timeline to help you achieve that blushing bride (or groom!) glow.


13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T Cocktails

13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T CocktailsWe've all heard of "signature cocktails," but there are so many more ways to personalize your wedding! Check out our ideas for 13 Signature Wedding Details That AREN’T Cocktails. Your guests will thank you when they don't have such a wicked hangover the next morning.


Wedding Venue Tips: Make The Most Of Your Site Visit

Wedding Venue Tips: Make The Most Of Your Site VisitYou found a venue you LOVE on HereComesTheGuide.com, so you decide to schedule a tour. Great! Here are some tips on getting the most out of your site visit.


Ways To Save: Bridal Gowns On A Budget

Ways To Save: Bridal Gowns On A BudgetI paid $220 for my wedding dress. My colleague Jennifer? Got hers for $125. Since we were both footing the bill for our own weddings, there was precious little in the budget for our gowns. But we still looked fabulous! Here are some tried-and-true tips for getting a gorgeous wedding dress on a budget.


Just Engaged? Great! Here Are The 5 Things You Need To Do First.

Just Engaged? Great! Here Are The 5 Things You Need to Do First.You just got engaged! Congrats. Now grab a cup of coffee and get cozy, because we've laid out the 5 things you need to do FIRST.


9 Bridal Party Gifts That Keep On Giving { and that they'll actually want! }

9 Bridal Party Gifts That Keep On GivingIf you still have "Bridal Party Gifts" on your wedding to-do list, why not consider giving a gift that gives back? We list 9 Bridal Party Gifts That Keep On Giving (and that they'll actually want!). With this list, it'll be easy to find a gift your bridesmaids will love—even before they know the stories behind them.


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