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Tea Time
Though SAVING GRACE OCCASIONS and AN AFFAIR TO REMEMBER STL welcomed guests to the ANGAD ARTS HOTEL for The Knot + WeddingWire party in Downtown St. Louis, the event’s décor took them back to Marie Antoinette’s Versailles. Pampering was the name of t
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Anuhya + Tyler
Anuhya Caipa (28 and a physician) and Tyler Young (30 and a medical marketing account director) structured their wedding around three principles: unity, gratitude and wonder. “Those values brought us together,” Tyler says. “We wanted them to resonate
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Swipe It Right
MEET ON TINDER MEET ON OKCUPID MEET ON MATCH.COM MEET ON BUMBLE MEET ON HINGE The meet-cute isn’t gone for good! AT A CONCERT • ON A CRUISE AT A DOG PARK • IN THE MILITARY AT A FRIEND’S WEDDING ■
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How To Pull Off All Tho Se Other Parties
We get it, you’re focused on planning the main event. And who could blame you? Pulling together a party for 100-plus of your closest friends and family is a big deal. But what if we told you you could have just as much fun throwing all the other even
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Loud And Proud
Mix up your processional—ask guests to walk to you. Define any LGBTQ+ terms in your ceremony programs. Recognize your community with queer-affirmative vows. Choose a reading or music by a LGBTQ+ activist. ■
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Ask The Knot Squad
JOVE MEYER Owner Jove Meyer Events Jove is an NYC-based event designer known for throwing celebrations that take personalization to new heights. My partner and I are both major introverts—we don’t do PDA and hate being the center of attention—so a tr
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Erica + Jonathan
Erica Nguyen (25 and a registered nurse) had a very clear vision for her wedding to Jonathan Nguyen (31 and a real estate investor). “I’d call our style an ‘industrial garden,’” Erica says. “I focused heavily on the flowers, which brought our wedding
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You Decide
KERRY SULLIVAN SMITH + DENNIS SMITH Kerry Sullivan Smith “always felt a stronger connection to the name Kerry than to Allison,” her legal first name. Her parents chose the middle name to honor their ancestors’ roots to County Kerry in Ireland. When s
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Honeymoons Off The Insta-grid
WHERE Lanai, one of the smallest (and prettiest) inhabited Hawaiian Islands is reachable by a 45-minute ferry ride from Maui. WHY Once home to the world’s largest pineapple plantation, Lanai is now nearly 98 percent owned by billionaire Larry Ellison
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Vows For All
The year The Netherlands became the first country to legalize same-sex marriage The year Massachusetts became the first state to support marriage equality The number of cohabitating American LGBTQ+ couples who married post ruling in 2015 The number o
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Best Of Weddings 2020
TheKnot.com/bow THE RHAPSODY WEDDING AND RECEPTION HALL TheRhapsody.com “Wow, wow, wow, this venue is truly the best ever! Family owned, genuine, gorgeous, and absolutely top notch!” 2016 MAIN 28 EVENT SPACE 8TH & MAIN KC BACKWOODS VENUE 222 THE BARN
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Rachel + Jordan
When it came to Rachel Marshall (27 and an admissions counselor) and Jordan Pederson’s (28 and a talent acquisition manager) wedding color scheme, the pair took a ‘more is more’ approach. “I had a tough time finding the right palette,” Rachel says. “
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If You Change It
1 SO CIAL SECURITY CARD 2 DRIVER’S LICENSE + VEHICLE REGISTRATION 3 PASSPORT 4 BANK CARDS (CREDIT, DEBIT, ETC.) 5 VOTER REGISTRATION FORM 6 IMMIGRATION OR CITIZENSHIP DOCUMENTS 7 LOAN PAPERWORK 8 INSURANCE POLICIES 9 UTILITY BILLS 10 PROFESSIONAL LIC
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BANDS Of A Feather
You don’t need a giant rock to make a statement. While an engagement ring is an undoubtedly special piece of jewelry, a wedding band is equally meaningful to add into the mix or wear alone. The best part? The bands of the moment are all about letting
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Ritual Remix
Put simply, a unity ritual is meant to visually represent two people linking their lives together. Although many couples choose to light a candle, given that firelight symbolizes hope, divinity and even the idea of igniting an “eternal flame,” you ca
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A WEEKEND IN Las Vegas
DAY 1 5:30PM Get settled at The Cosmopolitan. Ask for the secret cocktail at The Chandelier bar for a real “buzz.” Splurge for a Happy Half Hour ticket on the High Roller Ferris wheel for open-bar access, so you can sip as you take in views of the St
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Carma + Tre
Carma Wolf (21 and a floor manager and social media coordinator) and Tre Giles (26 and a student engagement coordinator) have a way of mixing new and old. Case in point: their wedding. “I call it modern bohemian—my husband likes to say boho-bougie,”
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Personality-packed Eats
It’s no secret that wedding food can sometimes feel a little one-note. But if the two of you are big foodies and looking to create a memorable meal for yourselves and your guests, “good enough” just isn’t going to cut it. While any meal cooked up by
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Ring Insurance 101
1 Is the ring still covered if you lose it accidentally or it’s badly damaged—or only if it is stolen? 2 Is the ring insured for the full cost you paid for it or just a fraction of the cost? 3 Will you have to purchase a replacement through a specifi
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Make It Legal Missouri & Kansas Marriage License Requirements
GUIDELINES FOR OBTAINING A MARRIAGE LICENSE In the Greater Kansas City area, the legal age for marriage is 18 years old. Couples ages 15–17 must have parental consent. (Note: In Illinois, no one under 16 can be married.) In general, there are no bloo
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Unabridged Insider’s Travel Guide
Let’s face it—just walking down the Strip in Vegas is one big party. But if you’re looking to dance the day or night away with your crew, the pool parties and nightclubs here are legendary. Join the poolside fun at the Wynn, or check out the OMNIA ni
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Scandi Ski
VENUE THE LODGE AT VAIL
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Real Eats
Grilled sirloin with harissa and chimichurri sauces Spam musubi and handheld ahi tuna poke Fried cheesecake bites with pistachio ice cream Tequila cured salmon with poblano risotto cake Korean barbecue spare ribs with coconut rice Mangú, roasted pork
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Your Guide To Metals
A rare, natural white metal known for its strength and purity, platinum is usually 95 percent pure. Platinum’s density makes it extremely durable, meaning it will keep your center stone protected and secure. It’s also naturally hypoallergenic, so it
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Make It Known Publications
GUIDELINES FOR ANNOUNCING YOUR WEDDING IN THE LOCAL PAPERS Photographs may be submitted to accompany the announcement; however, instant photos or color copies are not acceptable. In some instances, photographs may be returned if a self-addressed stam
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GET creative WITH YOUR STATIONERY
JOEY + SCOTT CINCINNATI “Our genius designer paid tribute to the thousands of miles we traveled when we were long distance,” Scott says. “The path on the ampersand is the highway we drove to get to each other on I-71 in Ohio.” SILVIA + MARIO SANAN TO
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Things We’re Loving IN 2020
Go for the wow! Instead of stretching your décor budget to include all. the. things, narrow in on one or two true heart-stoppers, like hanging florals, a neon installation that doubles as a ceremony altar or unique rentals. Your guests will be sure t
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Crowd-pleasers
At one wedding I attended, the couple created a mini booklet to put in our welcome baskets that included info on every guest in attendance. It had pictures of each person or couple, a bio about them, details on their relationship with the couple and
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The RULE Breakers
the knot FEATHERS, EGGSHELLS: JOHNNY MILLER; STYLING: SARAH SMART; HEADSHOT: JESSICA KANE; RINGS COURTESY OF VENDORS ■
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