A Spring Celebration with Citrus Accents

The bride and groom embrace under an oak tree with the sun shining through.
Photo: Amy Maddox Photography

For Crystal and Michael, friendship has always had a special meaning. Once their relationship turned serious, Crystal took Michael to meet her family in California, where, to Michael’s surprise, she introduced him as her “friend.” Crystal hasn’t been able to live it down from that moment on, which brought a light-hearted and fun twist to their wedding day.

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How to Choose Your Wedding Day Groomswear & Accessories

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Photo: The Cotton Collective

What a groom chooses to wear on his wedding day is as important as a bride’s wedding gown and veil. After all, it’s his special moment, too, and he’ll be in the spotlight (and photographer’s frame) right alongside his partner. Consider the possibilities for groomswear, from classic black-and-white tuxedos, to jewel-colored jackets, to crisp shirts and khakis, to bespoke suits. And don’t forget the accessories: A carefully chosen watch, pocket square, your father’s cufflinks or a fun pair of patterned socks can amp up your groom style big time, on your big day. This may sound like a lot of stuff to sort though but relax…we’ve got you covered (and very well accessorized) with our guide on how to choose wedding day groomswear and accessories perfectly suited for you!

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7 Perfect Groomsmen Gifts

Photo: Ray-Ban

For wedding planning, oftentimes the guys can get left out. However, when it comes to getting gifts, don’t forget your groomsmen. What better way to show the wolf pack your appreciation for standing with you on the big day than with a unique keepsake. Coming up with gift ideas for your pals can be a bit tricky compared to the seemingly endless options available to brides. Don’t worry. We have you covered. While cools socks and cuff links can be great gifts, don’t be afraid to go for something different showcasing your personality or those of your friends. When shopping for your groomsmen gifts think more outside the box.

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Groom’s Corner: Wedding Rings For Him

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Photo: Second Shots Photography

When it comes to talk of wedding rings, it’s almost always centered on the ladies. And it’s true, engagement rings are the most important in terms of investment and value (it’s all about the center rock, y’all!). However, we can’t forget about the groom! The groom’s wedding ring will be the single most important piece of jewelry he will own. The groom’s wedding band is not only a physical symbol of his love and commitment but also should speak to his personality. Here are a few groom weddings rings we think he will love, from classic, streamlined styles to edgier, more modern looks. Once he’s picked a style, visit our favorite Houston jewelers to get the ring. Click here to read the rest of this post »