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Preparing for your wedding during hurricane season

Are you planning your wedding during hurricane season on the coast or in an area where hurricanes can make landfall? If so, there are some important things to think about and precautionary measures you should take as you plan for your big day. We’ve put together some tips to help you along the way.

35 questions to ask your wedding DJ

Are they going to play that one song you hate? Here are 35 questions to ask your wedding DJ to make sure you have the best music at your wedding!

Tips for traveling with your wedding dress

Planning a destination wedding? Find out how to keep your dress in top condition with Markel's tips on traveling or flying with your wedding dress!

How to plan a wedding reception

After you've chosen your wedding reception venue, you may wonder what to do next! Here's a list of tips to help you plan the perfect wedding reception.

Picture perfect photos for your wedding

With a little planning, you can get exactly the pictures you want of your big day--Check out these great ideas for planning your wedding photos!

Tips to help keep kids safe and entertained at your wedding

Learn 8 easy tips to help kids at weddings stay safe and entertained! From wedding games and activities to safety tips--children at weddings will have a great time!

The 3 Most Common Wedding Pitfalls

If you are putting together a wedding, you want everything to go off without a hitch. To do so, make sure you stay authentic to yourself and get what you want out of the big day. Here are 3 common pitfalls to look out for when planning your big day.

Engagement Etiquette

Congratulations on your engagement! Before you shout it from the rooftops, we have some pointers to help you make the most out of this exhilarating time.

Wedding favor ideas

Looking for creative wedding favor ideas? Markel offers 50 wedding favor ideas your guests will love.

Affordable wedding decorations

10 affordable wedding decoration ideas that won't break the bank!