The wedding world is not immune to the tech boom and you should benefit! Here are 26 ways to modernize, streamline, tech out and beautify your wedding planning.
Appy Couple allows you to design and customize your own wedding app for $35-$69. This is particularly great for destination weddings and allows you to manage Rsvps, create an event schedule, and send push notifications for real time alerts. Guests can also add photos directly to the app's gallery.
Bridesideyour own personal bridesmaid stylist who is also a fit expert based on the site's tried and true algorithm. We love that they offer a try-at-home program, which sends bridesmaids three dresses to assess before making a commitment.
Cake, 100 Layer Caketo be exact; this blog and instagram is pure wedding inspiration (100_layercake)
Domino this killer design magazine and its instagram account (@DominoMag) will inspire your wedding registry
Etsy for that DIY charm without having to actually DIY; the wedding category brings up 1.2 million items and counting
For Your Party offering the ability to customize virtually any wedding party favor or accessory, ranging from matches to coasters to napkins to gift bags
Happily Ever Borrowed an online wedding shop that rents designer bridal accessories worldwide at a fraction of the retail price. Find veils, tiaras, headpieces and jewelry
Instaprintin essence this is what happens when a photo booth meets Instagram. It's a rentable device that comes with an operator onsite. When guests post using your wedding hashtag their photos will automatically print at the instaprint booth. Brands like Sunglass Hut, CNN and New Balance have used it for events
JetBluenot only do we love this airline, but it's a great resource for destination weddings; it gives group travel discounts for parties of 8 or more
KIMBERLY SNYDER follow this queen of health and beauty for daily doses of inspiration and energizing recipes
LiveLens an app that makes it possible for guests who can't physically make the wedding to tune in by a live stream
ManServants a very amusing new twist on the bachelorette party; essentially this is a good looking butler for your bachelorette who will pour champagne, take photos and dote on your crew; you can even choose your butler "type"
Nearly Newlywed for the astute bride, this site sells nearly new and brand new gowns from some of the biggest names in bridal fashion, priced from $550. There is also a Try Before You Buy program
Ordained for a Day if you want a loved one to marry you, this is a good site to point them to
Paperless postour go-to for sourcing stationary trends; wedding invitations, save the dates and thank you cards
Q&A Boston Magazine has a great archive of editors answers on dozens of topics, and while it's no longer current, The New York Times also has a great column you can find archives to called "Well Mannered Wedding"
RightGift helps you create one comprehensive registry and it has an extensive barcode database for adding items across hundreds of stores all in one place
Splitwise for shared costs of any kind; this is particular helpful on the bachelor/ette party
The Bach an online resource that provides classy bachelorette party ideas, curated venue recommendations and the tools necessary to simplify the planning process
Uber actually loves brides and grooms and will give you a custom code for your wedding so that first time riders, like grandma, can get a free ride of up to $20
Violet since wedding logos are totally a thing, this is a favored site with a completely free logo template and tons of inspiration to help you find your wedding style
WeddingParty this app gives you the ability to crowdsource wedding photos by simply creating a group and inviting your guests to join it. It also automatically organizes photos so you can sort from the rehearsal dinner to the honeymoon
X, well Final CUT PRO Xfor the tech savvy couple looking for incredible video editing; this is an expenditure at $299 but makes wedding videos look phenomenal and gives you some leeway on spending less on the cost of a videographer since the end result is guaranteed to look professional
Yoga Globecause you have a million and one things on your mind, this yoga app, referred to us by one of our favorite yogis, helps you relax, stretch and sweat with audio classes from over 2,500 teachers.
Zola totally modernized the registry and recently released a new site with a Tinder-like aesthetic- swipe right if you like something and want to add it to your registry and the ability to register for larger items, whether cash, honeymoon activities or art.
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