We’ve been planning our dream weddings since we were five years old. So it’s no surprise that we can’t get enough of Lover.ly, a wedding inspiration site that lets you search through pics of swoon-worthy gowns, bouquets, and everything else you need for the big day. Once a week, the ladies behind Lover.ly will be sharing their best tips for getting through the craziness of the season—whether you’re standing at the altar or enjoying a view of it from the audience.
Go for the gold as you ring in the new year! Seeing that gold was one of 2013's top wedding trends, and we expect to see even more of it in 2014. And for good reason: Metallic accents add a celebratory touch to any soirée and can make any gathering of friends a little more glam! From brilliantly hued balloons to gilded party dresses, here are our favorite ways to give your celebration the Midas touch.