Can You Wear White to a Gay Wedding if There’s No Bride?

More states are legalizing same-sex marriage, which means more Americans are attending their first gay weddings. It goes without saying that the etiquette is almost totally the same—it's just another wedding, after all. But there's one rule that might give attendees some pause: If there's no bride, can you wear white? » 4/21/14 2:00pm 4/21/14 2:00pm

Saturday Night Social: Happy Birthday And R.I.P, Emily Post

On this day in 1872, Emily Post was born. Then she gave a bunch of people some good tips on how not to slurp your soup, and then in the '60s she passed away. All of Post's descendants seemed to have also successfully dabbled in etiquette careers. Above, she narrates a 1947 instructional video on table manners, and … » 10/27/12 6:30pm 10/27/12 6:30pm

Fish Forks, Conformity And Inner Peace: The Emily Post Legacy

Emily Post's Etiquette » 10/14/08 3:00pm 10/14/08 3:00pm came out in 1922 and quickly her name became synonymous with good manners. A new biography of the etiquette doyenne by Laura Claridge, in the current , shows her to have been a scandal-surviving divorcee who played the banjo and worked as a professional writer in a time when well-bred women…