"By the power vested in me by our friendship, I now pronounce you married.”
Do you really want to gather those precious signatures in a boring ol’ book that will likely end up on a shelf somewhere gathering dust?
Chef Chrissy Tracey shares some tips on making your plant-based wedding a success.
Grand mansions, historic ballrooms, monuments to the arts … each shines bright in its very own way.
The Connecticut Bride teamed up with wedding planner Lisa Antonecchia, the Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown and a host of creative vendors to create a classic wedding with a modern twist.
A brotastic bacchanal in the Bahamas? Lap dances and lost weekends? Quel vulgaire. The modern stag keeps it low-key and local.
Premarital sex has pretty much become a modern more. Pre-nups are the stuff of celebrity tabloid fodder. But what about premarital counseling? We gleaned some tips for newlyweds-to-be from an expert.
Created by Alyson Bowman, The Connecticut Bride
There’s no rule saying a reception has to be a formal affair. It’s YOUR day — choose a venue that’s as fun and whimsical as you are.
Created by Alyson Bowman | The Connecticut Bride
Photos: Caroline Bossetti
We each have our own story — but it is not ours alone to tell. Those who came before us are a part of that story. They lived and loved, laughed and cried, worked hard, celebrated fiercely and always persevered. We are here because of them, and to them much honor is due.
Created by Alyson Bowman
Created by Alyson Bowman
September 30, 2017
On my first date with my wife, long before thoughts of marriage had entered either of our heads, I shared a long-held ambition. “Under the right circumstances,” I said, unintentionally sounding like a character from The Producers, “a wedding could actually earn money for a couple.”
Like Savoir Faire, Matthew Christopher Sobaski is everywhere. A native Iowan who currently calls Brooklyn his home, the 6-foot-4, 42-year-old wunderkind behind the Matthew Christopher Bridal label was recently in Los Angeles working on a new collection. There I managed to wring a 45-minute i…
Celebrated German textile artist and printmaker Anni Albers (who, as it happens, lived out her later years here in Connecticut) once described “art” as “something that makes you breathe with a different kind of happiness.” If this sounds like the kind of happiness you intend for your wedding…
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