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  1. How To Green Up Your Wedding With Plants

    Green is the color that represents life. When you are planning for the union of a wonderful, exuberant couple who embody life and love and all that it represents, greenery and potted plants are perfect ways to decorate the wedding or reception or even to spruce up the bridal party accessories. One of my college suitemates got married and had...
  2. Best Locations For A Fall Honeymoon

    I'm the kind of girl who loves to get out her comfy sweaters, jeans, and boots at the first sign of fall. When that first yellow leaf appears on one tree, I'm already there. I love the colors, the smells, the temperatures, and the pumpkin coffees and baked goods. Fall is a beautiful time of year to get married, plus...
  3. September's Birthstone: The Sassy Sapphire

      I love the color blue, and I love that my sister's birthday is in September. She gets a beautiful birthstone piece from me almost every year. The sapphire is such a rich blue color; it works so well against almost any skin tone or color, and it looks great set in a yellow or white metal as well. Those...
  4. 28 Weird Wedding Rituals From Around The World

    The Dollar Dance originated at Polish and Greek weddings, photo via http://ow.ly/SsPn303CcPh   Sometimes, it's exciting to make new traditions with your spouse as a couple, but it's also cool to think about doing things that have been done for generations. I think it's so much fun to look at fun wedding traditions around the world. Couples in China...
  5. 9 Gemstones Rarer Than A Diamond

    I've always claimed to be the most daring gem wearer of all my friends; I love to wear things that are different and hard to find. Something that I've always loved is to find rare gemstones to wear or just admire. Here is a great list of the top 10 rarest gemstones in the world. 1.) Painite The Guinness Book...
  6. August's Birthstone: The Peppy Peridot

    The birthstone for the month of August is the peridot. It is a magnificently beautiful green stone, which brings life to any jewelry setting. As a little girl, I always marveled at my mother's natural green peridot ring that she wore often, as it is her birthstone. Born at the end of summer, she always told me that green is...
  7. Updated Wedding Traditions for the Modern Couple

    As time goes on, traditions can change, making things better, easier, or less troublesome for many brides and grooms. There were great reasons that some traditions started, but sometimes, they are just outdated and can become cumbersome for couples today. I remember that my sister was worried about her best friend growing up and how uncomfortable he'd be standing up...
  8. 18 Of The Most Famous Gemstones

    Every little girl believes that she's a princess. When I was growing up, I was fascinated with Princess Diana, and to this day, I am enamored with the former Kate Middleton. So you know that I had to have a beautiful sapphire and diamond ring, just like Kate's (only much smaller) when Prince William popped the question with his late...
  9. How to Tastefully Accessorize On Your Wedding Day

      I had planned and planned my wedding day down to the tiniest of details. What I didn't do was try on my earrings beforehand. Although I kept them on until the bitter end of my reception, I should have tried them on before my big day. They were a little heavy, so they caused me a bit of soreness...
  10. July's Birthstone: The Radiant Ruby

    I am a July baby, so I hold a special place in my heart for the magnificent red ruby. Regardless of the size or cut of a ruby, the red color symbolizes love, passion, and life. The special pieces of jewelry that I wear that contain one or several rubies are so special to me because it symbolizes my birth...