{ "_id": "609af1da847416002ab5327d", "_isBlocked": false, "creationDate": "2021-05-11T21:06:34.341Z", "categories": [], "description": "Bowl for those planning or interested in planning for all things wedding related ", "relatedCrowdIds": [ "5c751b9f2f6b98001bc666f8", "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "564a5cdb94887803001dd07c", "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d052", "553769a790f5eebe1d2a0f92", "5565cfca8b2b9a03009acf57", "5e77c585cba148001ab93ed9", "5eb1bcb23b975f0021424ca1", "55375ce690f5eebe1d2a0f88", "5682e6afd55b9e0f00fce669", "5787dd60a3f35c130082b851", "5e8d00ee065ee5002135bc2f", "56c75c3c1dc12b0a0097ccb0", "56fd40e29238700e00b5ee4a", "575591bd4715870e00d30511", "5d0a757f66884500200aff25", "564cbaf767469503004fede0", "5e7169c6c917a6001ba5fefc", "5e4bca4d473da1001b53cb24", "5ef17d0fc9914f0024fe1911" ], "fishIconColor": "8341af", "hideNumberOfUsers": false, "iconUrl": "https://dslntlv9vhjr4.cloudfront.net/bowls_images/FwTxwwzBhPXSd.png", "rectangleIconUrl": "", "isLocked": false, "isCommentsEnabled": false, "isPublic": false, "handleUrl": "wedding-planning-bowl", "isVisible": true, "name": "Wedding Planning Bowl", "networkingEnabled": false, "numberOfNetworkingUsers": 2, "numberOfUsers": 671, "feedState": { "countOfMessages": 553, "countOfUserMessages": 562, "countOfSystemMessages": 0, "lastMessage": "Bridesmaid gift ideas that aren’t tacky? I’m South Asian, and it’s basically guaranteed to pay for their outfits, accessories, hair, and makeup for the wedding ceremony (maybe even hotel rooms), so those items are already out of the picture. I was potentially thinking a lululemon belt bag in their favorite color (out of whatever is available) and inside putting a card (I’m a sucker for long heartfelt notes), some candy, and adding a candle.", "lastSign": "PwC", "lastUpdateDate": "2022-09-24T19:50:23.255Z", "lastMessageDate": "2022-09-24T19:50:23.255Z" }, "priority": 0, "numberOfFollowers": 0, "roomEnabled": false, "promptsDisabled": true, "type": 2, "creatorId": "5fff97ab13ecab0022a2f2e8", "bowlType": "58e6c35170558a0016aae959", "bowlTypeName": "Custom Bowl", "background": { "from": "FF7D32", "to": "FFD961" }, "joinMode": 0, "divisions": [], "regions": [ "61891c8e2ca26eaffdf8d90f" ], "requestToJoinSettings": { "isJoinReasonRequired": false, "shouldRequestPhoto": false, "isMultipleChoiceEnabled": false }, "bowlTypes": [ { "bowlTypeId": "58e6c35170558a0016aae959", "bowlTypeName": "Custom Bowl" } ], "suggestedIndustry": { "_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "name": "Consulting", "iconUrl": "https://dslntlv9vhjr4.cloudfront.net/crowd_images/q6ousBABT88sI.png", "crowdIconUrl": "https://dslntlv9vhjr4.cloudfront.net/crowd_images/KF6SyAmqgD6Ae.png" }, "noIndex": false, "lastView": "" }
Bowl for those planning or interested in planning for all things wedding related
Sign up to access more conversations in this bowl 🔑

Bridesmaid gift ideas that aren’t tacky? I’m South Asian, and it’s basically guaranteed to pay for their outfits, accessories, hair, and makeup for the wedding ceremony (maybe even hotel rooms), so th… more

like

Thoughts on uneven bridal parties? I would have 5 vs my fiancé having 3 people.

like

How far out should I be booking my florist? Wedding is 10 months away, not sure what we’ll need quite yet!

like

Wedding registry question... My fiancé & I are in our mid 30s & already have most of what we need in terms of household items, glassware, etc. We want to be mindful of our guests' wide bud… more

How do you deal with people who are trying to butt into your wedding planning? My mother-in-law is driving me Up. The. Wall!

likefunny

Is it rude to reach out to a couple on their honeymoon to ask a favor?

like

Underrated honeymoon destinations that offer beautiful beaches + active options (ie hiking or something)? Resorts aren't a priority.

like

Need a referral for a wedding planner in Spain 🙏

like

Has anyone planned or been to a small destination wedding (50 people) and have venue to recommend? Looking at Europe or South America

like

What's your floral colors? I am thinking about white + dusty blue with bridesmaids wearing navy. Want to get some inspirations of matching bridesmaid dress color vs. mismatching

like

We've decided to let our guests bring their kids to the wedding. But neither of us have ever been to a kid-friendly wedding. Any suggestions to help everyone enjoy themselves?

like

So, we have a wedding registry and my fiance and I would really like people to stick to gifting us what's on that registry. Yet, people keep asking what they should get us. The thought of dealing … more

like

I have a lot of family that aren’t big dancers. I’m the same way. So I’d like to have some sort of activity for those that may not want to dance. Wedding is indoors. I was thinking like jenga/other si… more

like

Has anyone ever had their reception a while after the wedding? Did you tell the venue it was a wedding reception or did you call it something else?

like

Can you share any surprise wedding costs or things you didn’t think about what putting together your budget? (i.e., fee to hand out gift bags at the hotel, breakfast for bridesmaids in the day of etc.… more

like

Anybody not excited about the wedding? I want to get married to my fiancé but I can’t get excited to pay so much for one day…. I feel bad that I’m not more excited but it’s just so stressful

like

Any thoughtful gift ideas for the bride on the day of her wedding from her bridesmaids?

like

Can we talk about gifting for second marriages? What's an appropriate amount for a couple in their 40s who are both on their second marriage?

like

Putting together a wedding weekend itinerary and have been dealing with a frustrating level of questions from some random in-laws who are known for stirring the pot. Would it be rude to say “please co… more

like

Parent gift advice needed.

My parents are contributing about 75% of the budget for the wedding. Partners dad (divorced) is contributing about 15%. We are contributing the rest. What’s a re… more

like

For those who had Catholic ceremonies.. What kind of shoes did you wear that had bottom soles that looked nice in pics? In other words, shoes with bottoms that don’t look scratched up when you are kne… more

like

Bought halo hair extensions and love how they look styled but also feel like it’s not me because I’m not used to seeing myself with so much hair. Should I use on my wedding day?

like

Cross posting.

What’s everyone’s experience with Prenups? Did you put in a clause about spousal support in the event one partner leaves work to care for children?

like

Premarital counseling recommendations? We live in TX

like

What’s the etiquette around table settings for vendors? I plan to feed them. Do you include them in the formal seating chart poster or just reserve them a table and let them know personally? We’re doi… more

like

I was hoping this wouldn't be an issue but...masks are becoming a hot topic in our wedding planning. Getting married in a couple of months and my fiance's family is saying they won't come … more

likefunny

Curious in hearing how hair and makeup trials went? We’re they helpful? Did you do them at a salon or home? More info in comments.

like

Anyone else realize thay they are a generous gift giver throughout the wedding planning process? I have never given less than $150. Also, the amount of $$ given to us has no tie to how close we are to… more

like

Can we talk about wedding planners and upsells? Things with our planner started out great, but now every other conversation she's trying to upsell this, that, and the other thing...with no real re… more

like

Anyone here had a wedding in another country? How was the guest turnout? How many months in advance did you send the invitation? I’m planning to send everyone a “save the date” card within one yr and … more

like

Any tips for wedding earrings similar to this but at a much lower price tag?? Loving the look but can’t spring the cost right now! Tried Etsy but don’t see anything quite like this.

Post Photo
like

Has anyone had The Sauce Catering?

like

How much are you all spending on decor/flowers? I am in north jersey and want to spend no more than 4000, and wondering if that’s enough? Medium/tall centerpieces are 150+ and I’m trying to do some faux floral backdrops/arches myself

Post Photo
like

To piggy back off the Neon Sign post recently... Anyone have recommendations for Neon Sign makers that *aren't* Amazon/another ethically crappy company? Willing to pay extra for shipping to my are… more

like

My mom’s friend was supposed to come to my wedding in a week and just cancelled. I’ve never met her but my mom insisted she be invited. This person already sent us a check which we deposited already; … more

like

For those who did/will do a confetti or flower toss, how many people will get to toss? All guests or just the wedding party / immediate family?

Anyone get a neon sign for their wedding? Looking for a recommendation in size/where to order.

like

If you are changing your name, are you using hitch switch or anything similar? Why or why not?

like

Any recs for bouquet preservation? I want pressed in a frame (not resin). I’ve been looking on Etsy but a lot of options and I’m sick of making decisions- anyone you used and loved would be great to c… more

How to have the cheapest wedding with guests up to 100! Any ideas please!

like
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Sign up for free to join this community on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Already have an account? Log in

Sign up for free to continue using Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
Messaging rates may apply

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal