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Both of my (still married) parents want to walk me down the aisle but my partner and I are so shy that we want to avoid an aisle all together……

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Wedding circle seating

My fiance and I both want a non-traditional wedding ceremony, without the procession. The ceremony and reception will be held at an restaurant in NYC. I've read somewhere we could have our guests stand in a circle around us with a small wedding. However, we are inviting about 50+ people and am not sure if this could still work with this many people. Do you have any thoughts on this or any other alternative ideas to a non processional wedding?

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Mad libs wedding vows

ManicBride has a great idea: Let your guests write your vows! A few weeks ago, D. and I were discussing whether or not we would write our own vows. Traditional…..

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How can I craft a ring-free wedding ceremony?

To help me answer this question, I decided to pull on the expertise of two wedding officiants — my parents! They're both Internet-ordained ministers, and between the two of them they've married dozens of people, often helping couple craft their ceremonies from scratch. They have different styles of officiating, though, so may I present to you the first edition of DUELING OFFICIANTS!