A Wedding Planner For The People

In Crown Heights, Brooklyn's, Hasidic community, weddings are a big deal. They're also expensive, and in this largely low-income community, a real challenge. Enter Devorah Benjamin, who wears a bejweled hoodie embroidered with the words "The Wedding Planner." » 4/06/11 4:40pm 4/06/11 4:40pm

Wedding-Planning Polls: Democratic Or Dumb?

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the latest trend in the wacky world of bridal is to replace the wedding planner with an online poll. Why should brides spend time and money making tough decisions when they can turn that responsibility over to the folks who'll be attending? They don't have to worry their… » 5/05/08 6:30pm 5/05/08 6:30pm