Wedding Etiquette…Should Kim Kardashian Return her Gifts?
I’m sure we’ve all heard the recent news that Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries have decided to split after 72 days of marriage. Surprise, surprise! Since 72 days could be an all-time record in the celebrity world…has anyone taken the time to think about what they will do with those crazy, expensive, wedding gifts?! What are the etiquette rules? To return or not return…that is the question. When it comes to weddings, the amount of opinions and rules are endless. According to news sources, Kim and Kris registered for over $172,000 worth of vases, place settings, gold napkin rings and Baccarat crystal. Since they didn’t even make it past the three month mark doesn’t it make sense that they should give everything back? “The rule of thumb is if the […]
Are Sponsored Weddings Tacky or Savvy?
All of the gossip surrounding Kim Kardashian’s wedding has kicked up buzz around the idea of wedding sponsorships again. Many people find the idea of a sponsored wedding inexcusably tacky while others insist that it’s a smart and savvy way to cut the cost of what is likely to be the most expensive day of your life. Most etiquette experts agree that you should steer clear of having any part of your wedding sponsored, suggesting that you cut the guest list or tone down your taste instead. After all, your guests are there to enjoy themselves and celebrate the love of two people they care about, not get bombarded with advertisements. We see enough advertisements every minute of every day. Shouldn’t we hold some things sacred? Well, more and more […]